Orange County Animal Services is proud to announce this year’s recipient of The Pat Sanford Animal Welfare Grant: Hope Animal Rescue. This organization was chosen from among a number of applicants for the award by a committee consisting of members of the Animal Services Advisory Board and An…
Seven years ago, bells rung in unison across Hillsborough to celebrate an event that occurred 220 years before: the ratification of the Bill of Rights.
Hillsborough-based Redeye has announced that they will begin direct physical distribution to retail accounts in Canada starting December 1, 2018. Redeye was previously distributed exclusively in Canada by Outside Music.
When snow makes a rare visit to Hillsborough, it leads to lazy days of watching Netflix, enjoying a fire, sledding, posting funny Facebook videos and creating snow cream for most people.
As the countdown to the holiday season begins across Hillsborough, an era will come to a quiet end for some businesses at Daniel Boone Village this weekend.
The path of greater resistance is one that Barry Jacobs has constantly followed. Often, it’s yielded greater results.
Orange County Animal Services is promoting awareness of the legal requirements and responsibilities of using dogs and guns to hunt deer.
The following is a brief summary of noteworthy actions taken at the Hillsborough Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13. It does not include all actions taken at the meeting and should not be viewed as official minutes. The meeting was in the Board Meeting Room at the Town Hall A…
The Orange County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the BOCC meeting room in the Southern Human Services Center in Chapel Hill. The agenda included the items below. The following is a brief summary of the Board actions. This summary should not be viewed as official minutes. T…
A Goldsboro school principal was found dead in Orange County after he was accused of raping a 12-year-old student.
Hillsborough residents will got their first look at the newly remodeled Walmart Supercenter at 501 Hampton Pointe Blvd on Friday, Nov. 2 as the much-anticipated project is complete. A grand reopening ribbon-cutting took place at 7:30 a.m.
The Hillsborough Garden Club and Alliance for Historic Hillsborough are sponsoring a Town Bell Ringing at the Old Orange County Courthouse on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m.
A special ceremony commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I will be held at the site of the future Orange County Veterans Memorial on Monday, Nov. 12, at 11 a.m. Orange County Commissioner Barry Jacobs will be the guest speaker.
Orange County Board of Elections officials say that through 13 days, more voters had cast their ballot than did in the last midterm election early voting window.
Election Day is approaching – just six days away. Get to know the candidates by reading their responses to our questionnaires.
On Tuesday evening officials with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office announced they had apprehended and arrested Xzavier D’Andre Gibson, 19, in connection with a weekend shooting incident at a party that left 18-year-old Rashiya Melton dead.
Sometimes with growth comes sacrifice, something that Orange High teachers, students and coaches are learning firsthand right now.
On Friday, Oct. 19, The Hillsborough/ Orange County Chamber of Commerce celebrated their new location with a ribbon cutting and Candidate Meet and Greet. The new location is at 200 N Churton St. in Hillsborough. In attendance was Mayor Tom Stevens, Congressman David Price, Rep. Graig Meyer a…
Thanks to a $40,000 grant from Lowe’s Home Improvement, the Habitat for Humanity will fund community development efforts that will last long after the life of the grant.
Flash flood and tornado warnings began early this morning throughout Orange County, resulting in road closures and transit delays.
One shelter in Orange County is running on generator power, but they are in “pretty good shape,” one Red Cross volunteer says.
Another downed tree? Report it to Orange County Emergency Services through an online form, easily done from a smartphone if one is without power.
Close to 1,500 Duke Energy customers are without power after a 200-year-old tree fell early this morning on Calvin Street in Hillsborough.
On Tuesday evening, Hurricane Florence was reported a category 4 storm, with the potential to strengthen to a category 5 by landfall.
Orange County Animal Services reminds residents to plan ahead and make preparations for pets during severe weather. Tropical storm Florence is continuing to strengthen in the Atlantic and weather forecasters expect it to become a hurricane by the time it reaches our coast later this week. No…
Investigators with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office have charged a Durham man with several sex offenses with a child.