Ryan Cocca


Suspended solid waste workers address town council

After being placed on paid administrative leave nearly six weeks ago, two town employees addressed the Chapel Hill Town Council Wednesday, saying they have been victimized by discrimination and retaliation. “The only thing we’ve been doing for the last six months is doing our job and trying to establish UE 150,” said Kerry Bigelow, one of the workers, referencing the N.C.

Hillsborough garage sale aids Orange County Historical Museum

The brightly-colored price stickers and random housewares that lined the parking lot of a Hillsborough car dealership were just as varied as the personalities around them. For the eighth consecutive year, the Historical Foundation of Hillsborough and Orange County hosted a garage sale Saturday to benefit the Orange County Historical Museum.

UNC women's golf wins Cougar Classic after six-year drought

The North Carolina women’s golf team won last week’s Cougar Classic the day after “The Social Network” debuted at the Student Union. Coincidentally, the last time the Tar Heels managed a tournament win, Facebook was just a month-old experiment at Harvard University.

	Cross country coach Peter Watson enters his second year with the team

No. 1 recruiting class boosts cross country

The women finished fifth at the ACC Championships and the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships. The men finished sixth at both. But head coach Peter Watson is hoping to take the next step. With a men’s recruiting class named No. 1 in the country and an impressive six additions on the women’s side, the Tar Heels are on the right track.