Topics: Corrections


WXYC celebrates 40 years of airtime


It was Friday, March 18, 1977. Jimmy Carter was president, and the top hit on the radio was Barbra Streisand’s “Evergreen,” the theme song from the 1976 film “A Star is Born.”

Community rallies to save YesterYears Brewery


YesterYears Brewery, a family-owned brewery in Carrboro, needs $28,000 to cover unpaid rent since November. Recently, UNC graduate student Katie Stember started a fundraiser to save it. 

Jewish day school in Durham receives bomb threat


A Jewish day school in Durham received an anti-Semitic bomb threat Wednesday, joining a recent wave of anti-Semitic acts across the country.

Letter: UNC does not protect vulnerable students

This letter, "UNC does not protect vulnerable students," has been removed because it did not meet The Daily Tar Heel's standards for accuracy. The Daily Tar Heel apologizes.

UNC Board of Elections holds three hearings in SBP elections


On Sunday, the Board of Elections heard three hearings in the student body presidential election — the re-hearing for Shriver v. Nail for SBP Campaign and two hearings for Edwards v. McKnight.

Maye Day in Raleigh: Sophomore Luke Maye scored a career-high 13 points


RALEIGH — With an airborne defender behind him and an open lane before him, Luke Maye took flight.

UNC Student Stores renovations projected to begin in April


A reorganized floor plan including new homes for Bull’s Head Bookshop and textbooks are in the plans for UNC Student Stores’ upcoming renovation.

The hum of Johnny's Gone Fishing fuels Carrboro community


In the midst of the mismatched tables and chairs of Johnny’s Gone Fishing in Carrboro sings a circle of mismatched musicians.

Ida Friday dies at 97


Ida Friday, an advocate for women’s rights, social justice, and public health and the wife of former UNC-system President Bill Friday, died on Monday.

UNC history professor Jay Smith suspects external involvement in removal of his college athletics class


At the end of the fall 2016 semester, the history department made the decision to remove History 383 — a class that explores the history of college athletics and the rights of college athletes — from the course listings for the upcoming spring semester.

Trump picks SCOTUS nominee, opposition prepares filibuster

President Donald Trump nominated conservative judge Neil Gorsuch for the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday night. 

Legislators, experts doubt HB2 compromise


After nearly a year of calls for repeal and lawsuits, House Bill 2 is once again at a standstill, as legislators and activists are increasingly skeptical that compromise is possible, or even desirable.

'Their home until they find something better': Housing Orange County's homeless


Corey Root found the American dream overseas.

Benefit night will host all female-fronted bands to help Compass Center


Local 506 is partnering with the Compass Center for Women and Families in Chapel Hill to host a benefit night Saturday that will feature local, women-fronted bands and female speakers.

UNC junior varsity basketball overcomes slow start for 74-55 win over Guilford College


Two plays defined the North Carolina junior varsity basketball team's win over Guilford College on Monday — and neither required two hands.

UNC JV basketball team mimics fast play of varsity counterparts

All the fanfare of a varsity game was replaced by two basketball teams playing hard and for the love of the game.

NC researchers work toward creating a hypoallergenic peanut


North Carolina researchers are developing innovative solutions for peanut allergies.

UNC graduate gives birth to a Tar Heel


Ellie Pierce is Tar Heel born and Tar Heel bred.

New documents complicate Trump's ties with Russia


President-elect Donald Trump’s ties to Russia were further complicated Tuesday when CNN released a report related to classified documents presented to Trump and President Barack Obama last week.

Attempted break-ins and one successful break-in at Spencer dorm over break


Over winter break, someone broke into a room in Spencer Residence Hall and attempted to break into six other rooms in the dorm.