10/8/2014 12:55am

Environmental report is springboard for county

Orange County’s fifth State of the Environment report since 2000 — the first since 2009in five years — will be released at the county’s Environmental Summit Saturday at the Maple View Agricultural Education Center.

10/7/2014 12:25am

Q&A with journalism school alumna, author Nancy Stancill

Author Nancy Stancill graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication in 1971. She wrote for The Daily Tar Heel before graduating, then moved to the Houston Chronicle for 15 years and then the Charlotte Observer for 16 years. She now lives in Charlotte and works as a full-time writer.