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Feb. 11, 2015 @ 09:18 PM

GALLERY-Vigil for Chapel Hill shooting victims

Vigil for Chapel Hill shooting victims The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Feb. 06, 2015 @ 07:43 PM

GALLERY-WTVD anchor's Larry Stogner during his final broadcast appearance at ABC11.

WTVD anchor's Larry Stogner during his final broadcast appearance at ABC11. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Feb. 03, 2015 @ 06:02 PM

GALLERY-Durham's first Krispy Kreme location on Hillsborough Road

Durham's first Krispy Kreme location on Hillsborough Road The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:27 PM

City’s anti-crash measures paying off

In 2003 Durham hatched a plan to target trouble spots for motorists in the city. Eleven years after its implementation the city has seen a significant decrease in accidents at those trouble spots.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:11 PM

Carolina Theatre cinemas to close temporarily

The Carolina Theatre’s cinemas will be closed beginning Sunday, March 29 and continuing through Thursday, April 2 while crews install new seats made possible by community contributions collected through an online fundraising campaign.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

NCCU women's basketball aide on paid administrative leave

Ronnie Enoch, an associate head women’s basketball coach at N.C. Central University, is currently on paid administrative leave, effective March 16, 2015, the school said in a statement Thursday night.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:35 PM

Durham school board OK’s Whitted School development deal

A divided Durham school board on Thursday approved a development agreement for the Whitted School redevelopment project, 4-3.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:24 PM

Hillsborough police probe shooting

The Hillsborough Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is seeking information regarding a shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon on West Hill Avenue.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 12:28 PM

Nonprofit to control WUNC-FM 91.5 radio

UNC Chapel Hill trustees announced Thursday that they’ve decided to set up a nonprofit corporation with its own board to oversee WUNC-FM 91.5, the university’s public radio station.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 05:53 PM

Police log: Wanted suspect found, charged for 3rd time

A woman who was wanted on 20 counts of breaking and entering motor vehicles and 20 counts of conspiracy was arrested by Durham Police on Wednesday — two days after she was last arrested.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 07:17 PM

Duke probes report of racist taunts

Duke University is investigating a student’s report of hearing “one person in a group make some racist comments” on East Campus in the early hours of Sunday, Vice President Michael Schoenfeld said.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 05:31 PM

Census: Durham cracks nation’s top 100

The Durham-Chapel Hill area has arrived. It’s now No. 100 among the most-populated metropolitan regions in the United States, according to U.S. Census Bureau figures released Thursday.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

Pastor seeks to rename County Stadium

The Rev. Fredrick Davis urged those attending the funeral of Mr. Willie Bradshaw on Thursday to lobby county officials to rename Durham County Memorial Stadium in honor of the longtime high school coach and athletic administrator.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 09:30 PM

Duke offers admission to 2,700 high school seniors

Slightly more than 2,700 high school seniors from across the country and around the world were to learn Thursday night whether or not  they had been accepted to Duke University.



Mar. 25, 2015 @ 08:47 PM

What’s in name? Plenty, say building’s foes

UNC trustees on Wednesday opened a month-long public comment period on what they should do about Saunders Hall and the “Silent Sam” statue, given their status as relics of North Carolina’s post-Civil War turn toward Jim Crow.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 06:03 PM

Police log: Pair of robberies reported near North Roxboro Street

Two men reported separate robberies within blocks of each other in the North Roxboro Street area on Tuesday.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 05:55 PM

N.C. Mutual Life posts profit in ’14

After a posting a net loss of nearly $2.36 million in 2013, N.C. Mutual Life Insurance returned to profitability in 2014. Company president James H. Speed Jr. reported a profit of $358,000 for the year to policyholders at N.C. Mutual Life’s 116th annual meeting Wednesday in Durham.