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6 students arrested after Orange High fight  WRAL.com

Several students were arrested after a fight broke out at Orange High School on Tuesday afternoon.



Orange High School cancels classes, after-school activities Wednesday after water main break  WRAL.com

Orange High School released students Wednesday morning because of a water main break.



Alamance County arrests, Dec. 31  Burlington Times News

Driving while impairedEdward Jerome Harris, 41, of 2949 Deepwoods Drive, Burlington, was charged Saturday, Dec. 29, with driving while impaired. According ...



Big fight at Orange High School sets social media ablaze  The Herald-Sun

A big fight at Orange County High School lit up social media on Tuesday, Fe b. 20.



Orange County's black students said no, walked out and marched. This weekend they remember  The Herald-Sun

The black and white students at Central High School and Orange High School were integrated in 1968 — 14 years after Brown vs. Board of Education. They will ...



Orange High School was evacuated Thursday after receiving a safety threat tip through a school tip line  The News & Observer

A tip about possible school safety concerns caused the evacuation of Orange High School. But, no real threat has yet to be discovered.



Orange High School evacuated after bomb threat  WTVD-TV

Orange High School was evacuated following a bomb threat. All students are now off the campus.



‘I’m pitching in Pittsburgh.’ Former Orange High star wows parents in MLB pitching debut.  The Charlotte Observer

Monday night, Chad and Tracey Wilson were in the stands at Pittsburgh's PNC Park to watch Bryse Wilson make his major-league debut for the Atlanta Braves.



Exclusive: Injured Orange High School football player speaks about recovery  WTVD-TV

Two months after suffering a traumatic head injury, Orange High School junior varsity football player Thys Oldenburg wants you to know he's pushing through his ...



Orange County schools implementing social-media monitoring for students  CBS17.com

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) - The Orange County school district is implementing a new online security *service* to catch online threats related to school ...



Racist threats, Nazi graffiti, Trump feuds: Records reveal racial tension in Orange County schools  WRAL.com

Orange County Schools recorded 70 racial and election-related incidents at their middle and high schools during the 2016-17 school year. WRAL News ...



Orange High Panthers, Northwood Chargers raise money for injured teammate Thys Oldenburg at football game  The Herald-Sun

Orange High School Panthers and Northwood High School Chargers sell wristbands and towels at Friday night's Orange High homecoming game Oct. 19, 2017, ...



Autopsy released on Orange County firefighter who died after trench rescue  The Herald-Sun

An Orange County firefighter who died this summer after rescuing a worker from a sewer trench had heart disease and high blood pressure, according to an ...



Orange Rural firefighter’s funeral draws colleagues from Hillsborough and beyond  The Herald-Sun

Firefighters from surrounding communities joined family and friends Saturday morning to mourn the death of a colleague. The funeral for Orange Rural Fire ...



Orange Rural firefighter dies after saving person in trench  The Herald-Sun

Assistant Fire Chief Jeff “Stan” Holden, who had joined the Orange Rural Fire Department as a teenager, was found unresponsive in the main station in ...



Here’s what you need to know about Hillsborough traffic Saturday morning  The Herald-Sun

Traffic in downtown Hillsborough will be challenging Saturday morning as a fire-truck processional honors a firefighter who died Monday. The *service* for Jeffrey ...



Scott Satterfield leaves home, and his coaching dream rolls on  Courier Journal

Scott Satterfield once earned just $7000 a year coaching. Now he's the Louisville coach living out his dreams.



Will Atherton—Orange County Board of Education  The Independent Weekly

1. In your view, what are the three most pressing issues facing Orange County schools? If elected, what will you do to address these issues? 1. Providing a safe ...



14-year-old Orange High football player in induced coma said to be improving  The Herald-Sun

Orange High School junior varsity football player Thys Oldenburg has been moved out of ICU and is slowly regaining consciousness following hard hit in Oct. 12 ...



Cedar Ridge won't field varsity football team this fall  HighSchoolOT

Cedar Ridge High School will not field a varsity football team during the 2018 season due to low participation numbers, according to Bob Hill, the district's ...



Price leaves behind ‘something tangible’ at Orange High School  News & Observer

HILLSBOROUGH Every morning, Ernie Price showed up to work and greeted his secretary with a song.



Injured Orange High School football player now able to stand, eat  WTVD-TV

The family of an injured Orange High School junior varsity football player shared encouraging news with ABC11. Thys Oldenburg is eating well and taking small ...



After banning Confederate flag, Orange County Schools taking steps for students of color  The Herald-Sun

Last year after months of protests to ban the Confederate flag, Orange County Schools leaders announced they were forming a task force to improve academic ...



Orange High star who spurned UNC commits to NC State  WTVD-TV

A week of good news for NC State football got even better on Friday as Orange High School's Payton Wilson, one of the top prep linebackers in the country, ...



BYHS wrestling gets going with new season  Caswell Messenger

Bartlett Yancey's wrestling squad opened its 2018 season with a recent matchup against Person County, followed by the team's first tournament appearance of ...



Orange High School Hires Jason Knapp as New Head Baseball Coach  Chapelboro.com

Orange High School has announced the hiring of Jason Knapp as its new baseball coach following the retirement of Dean Dease--who had been with the ...



NC's volunteer fire departments struggling, says state fire marshal  The News & Observer

Mike Causey, who is also the state fire marshal, visited White Cross Station 1, Carrboro Station 1, New Hope Station 1, the Orange Rural Fire Department in ...



'The sport is literally dying': Local high schools grapple with football's decline  The Daily Tar Heel

"I feel like if this dies, some of these kids won't do anything else. For some of them, this is their only sport."



Congressman praying for Orange High athlete after news of injury reaches Washington  The Herald-Sun

Orange High School freshman Thys Oldenburg remains in a medically induced coma after suffering a hard hit on the football field on Oct. 12, 2017. The Orange ...



BYHS's Justin Guy wins weight class at Jim King Invitational  Caswell Messenger

Bartlett Yancey wrestler Justin Guy won his weight class at the loaded Jim King Invitational, which was held over the weekend at Orange High School in ...



Here's what the 2 men who want to be Orange County sheriff say about the job  The Herald-Sun

A retired investigator Tony White is challenging first-term Sheriff Charles Blackwood in the 2018 primary election for the chance to bring what he says is a need ...



Former Orange High Star Bryse Wilson Promoted to Triple-A Gwinnett Stripers  Chapelboro.com

Posted by Avery Trendel | Aug 1, 2018 | High School Sports, Professional | 0. Former Orange High School standout Bryse Wilson took the next step of his ...



The inside story of how a top high school football prospect flipped from UNC to NC State  The News & Observer

On May 1, Orange High School football star Payton Wilson verbally committed to North Carolina, choosing the Tar Heels over Ohio State and Clemson.



Gwinnett’s Bryse Wilson named IL Pitcher of the Week  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Gwinnett Stripers pitcher Bryse Wilson was named the International League Pitcher of the Week for his performance from August 13-19, the league announced ...



Student found with gun on campus at Orange High School  WTVD-TV

School officials say a gun was found at Orange High School in Hillsborough on Friday around noon.



Payton Wilson, UNC football commit, Orange High linebacker tears ACL  The News & Observer

Payton Wilson, UNC football commit, Orange High linebacker tears ACL.



Orphaned and injured animals find home in new wildlife center in Orange County  The News & Observer

After 30 years of caring for wild animals in a small shed in her yard, Linda Ostrand officially opened a wildlife rehabilitation center this spring, just when ...



Pet-Friendly Hurricane Shelters in NC  WFMYNews2.com

Make sure you have your pet's updated medical records.



Orange High School football player Thys Oldenburg, 14, sustained serious head injuries during a game verus Hillside High School  The News & Observer

Family and friends prayed for a 14-year-old Orange High School football player who remained in a medically induced coma Monday after suffering a head injury ...



All Hurricane Shelters in North and South Carolina  The Weather Channel

The Lamb's Chapel 415 Roxboro Rd. Haw River, NC 27258. Bertie County Middle School 652 US 13N Windsor, NC 27983. Colerain Elementary School



Orange school shooter: 'Now I realize what I did was wrong'  WRAL.com

A jury on Friday found an Orange County man guilty of killing his father and shooting at Orange High School three years ago.



Mike McCauley confirmed as athletics director at Orange High School  News & Observer

Mike McCauley has been appointed as the new director of athletics at Orange High School. His confirmation last week by the school board came shortly after the ...



Teams unite to raise money for injured Orange High School football player  WTVD-TV

Friends, teammates, and opponents came together Thursday night for football and to help 14-year-old Orange High School junior varsity football player Thys ...



ABC11 talks to former Orange HS pitcher Bryse Wilson after his winning MLB debut  WTVD-TV

Back in Durham with his Triple-A team, former Orange High School pitcher Bryse Wilson talked about his dream start this week when he was called up by the ...



Thys Oldenburg’s family giving thanks for Orange High football player’s progress  The Herald-Sun

Orange High School football player Thys Oldenburg is awake after being in a coma since the Hillsborough teen was injured Oct. 12, 2017, in a game against ...



Schools implementing social media monitoring for students in one NC county  WBTV

Monday night, the district voted to implement Social Sentinel, which is a tracking tool that will scan students' social media accounts. The purpose of the *service* is ...



Orange County students grieve loss of classmate  WTVD-TV

The North Carolina Highway Patrol says 16-year-old Melody Ann Overman of Hillsborough died around 7:30 Friday morning when her grandmother's minivan ...



Orange County Schools rejects request for Confederate flag ban  News & Observer

A parent pushing to ban the Confederate flag in the Orange County Schools wants to know why the school board let 50 people speak on the issue Monday night ...



Orange County Schools rejects Confederate flag ban  News & Observer

The Northern Orange County NAACP asked the Orange County Schools Board of Education to ban the Confederate flag on school grounds during the board's ...



Orange County Officials Prepare to Implement Early Voting Changes  Chapelboro.com

Early voting is a popular time to cast ballots due to the options it gives citizens. The period runs 17 days, voters are also not required to vote in their specific ...



Payton Wilson flips commitment to Wolfpack  HighSchoolOT

One day after an in-home visit from N.C. State coach Dave Doeren, Orange High School linebacker Payton Wilson committed to the Pack.



Two years ago a high schooler, Braves' Bryse Wilson follows fast track to major leagues  MDJOnline.com

ATLANTA — Two years ago, Bryse Wilson was writing essays for his literature class and studying his playbook to prepare for a football game at Orange High ...



Orange dual-sport star Bryse Wilson is The N&O’s male athlete of the year for 2015-16  News & Observer

A star in both baseball and football on conference championship teams Atlanta Braves signee Bryse Wilson is the News & Observer's high school male Athlete ...



Payton Wilson, No. 2 linebacker in the country, picks UNC  News & Observer

Payton Wilson, the No. 2 outside linebacker in the country, said he had narrowed his college finalists to Virginia Tech and North Carolina. About two weeks ago, ...



Who is Scott Satterfield? Get to know the Appalachian State football coach  Greensboro News & Record

The name of the Mountaineers' football coach has risen on wish lists and on lists of possible successors to Larry Fedora at North Carolina.



Host Panthers win Jim King/Orange Invitational wrestling tournament, SWAC teams 2nd and 3rd  News & Observer

The Panthers finished with 231 points. Middle Creek, making its tournament debut, finished second. Cary finished third. Chatham Central's Nick Daggett, ...



Thunderous Dunk at Orange High Gets National Attention  Chapelboro.com

Orange High School basketball fans were treated to an impressive slam dunk that is now getting attention from some major sports media outlets.



HURRICANE GUIDE | Be Storm Ready, Prepare Now, Safety And Other Vital Emergency Information  WFMYNews2.com

In this "Storm Track 2 guide," you'll find evacuation routes, emergency apps and contacts, hurricane preparedness and what to do before, during, and after a ...



Looking back at Vandy's top freshmen in 2018  247Sports

One of the many perks for Vanderbilt football this postseason will be the added practice time for all its younger players. The NCAA permits Football Bowl ...



Orange schools wants dress code to cover more than Confederate flag  Durham Herald Sun

The Orange County school board sent a revised dress code responding to concerns about the Confederate flag back to committee Monday night to cover more ...



Deputy: Accused school shooter said 'Shoot me, kill me, you'll like it'  WRAL.com

An Orange County deputy and two students who witnessed a shooting at Orange High School in 2006 testified at the accused shooter's trial Tuesday.



Chairman under fire as Orange schools debate Confederate flag ban  Durham Herald Sun

The Orange County Schools Board of Education, enmired in a months-long debate over whether to ban the Confederate flag, re-elected Steve Halkiotis as ...



As player remains in coma, Orange County school board discusses concussions, high school football safety  WTVD-TV

The discussion comes 11 days after an Orange High School junior varsity football player named Thys Oldenburg suffered a head injury during a game against ...



Cedar Ridge High players to show support for injured rival Thys Oldenburg of Orange  The News & Observer

Players from Cedar Ridge High School will be wearing an extra sticker on their helmets – a 22 – to show their support for injured Orange High School junior ...



Pender schools race draws 6 candidates for 3 seats  StarNewsOnline.com

More than half of the board's spots are up for grabs in 2018.



This Wake County teacher dominated ‘Jeopardy!’ How will he do Thursday?  The News & Observer

Lee Quinn, a teacher at Broughton High School in Raleigh, won $22400 on “Jeopardy!” on Wednesday. He will be back on the show at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan.



Orange’s Mia Davidson set to break all NCHSAA home run records  News & Observer

Junior Mississippi State recruit is four homers short of tying single-season record and has another year to break the all-time record, and only needs five to break ...



Keep your pets safe as Florence approaches  WTVD-TV

We're all making plans for the effects of Hurricane Florence. But as you locate bottled water and create emergency kits, don't forget about your pets.



Two teens killed in wreck near Hillsborough  WRAL.com

Two 16-year-olds died and two teens were injured late Saturday when their pickup ran off a road in northern Orange County and hit a tree, authorities said.



People in business  Burlington Times News

Nicole Mervine has joined Hummingbird 3D Solutions as lead additive manufacturing engineer. Mervine recently completed a Master of Integrated ...



2 days after Charlottesville, Orange County Schools bans the Confederate flag  Durham Herald Sun

Facing local criticism and moved by the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, the Orange County school board unanimously adopted a new student dress code ...



Orange County Schools’ Confederate flag debate hits home for board member  Durham Herald Sun

An Orange County Schools Board of Education member says students who have come forward to ask for a Confederate flag ban have shown courage ... and ...



Recent high school football injuries reignite debate about safety  WTVD-TV

The injuries on successive nights to Orange High School players prompted concern among parents, officials, and health experts, and reignited the debate about ...



‘Let Us Have a Childhood’: On the Road With the Parkland Activists  The New York Times

They're registering voters. They're spotlighting the work of local organizers. They're talking about all forms of gun violence.



Payton Wilson decommits from UNC  HighSchoolOT

Orange High School linebacker Payton Wilson announced on Twitter on Wednesday that he has decommitted from UNC.



Since 1999, Almost 9K NC Students Exposed To School Gun Violence  Charlotte, NC Patch

9K NC Students Exposed To School Gun Violence - Charlotte, NC - A database compiled by The Washington Post shows how many students have been ...



For 'Columbiners,' School Shootings Have a Deadly Allure  The New York Times

Many recent school shootings have in common that the perpetrators studied, and sometimes revered, their predecessors and tried to emulate or outdo them.



Mia Davidson  Jackson Free Press

Mississippi State University catcher Mia Davidson became the third Bulldog in program history to receive the title of SEC Freshman of the Year on Tuesday, May ...



For high school baseball teams, next year begins now with Scholastic League games  News & Observer

Orange High School baseball head coach Dean Dease, along with coaches from Chapel Hill and East, started the Central Carolina Scholastic Summer Baseball ...



Parents want Confederate flag emblems out of Orange schools  WRAL.com

A growing number of Orange County parents are pushing to ban Confederate flag emblems from public school property.



Shelters open across NC as Hurricane Florence pounds the coast  CBS17.com

Counties across central North Carolina will be operating shelters during Hurricane Florence.



Varsity blues: Football participation on the decline across the country  Yahoo Sports

A North Carolina high school's inability to find enough players to field a varsity football team exemplifies the sport's nationwide participation crisis.



Orange High duo wins prep bass tournament at Buckhorn Lake  News & Observer

Hillsborough Orange High School students Logan Jennings (left) and Alden Patterson (right) led the field at the second annual Clayton High School Bass Club ...



Orange’s Bryse Wilson, Brad Debo stay competitive  News & Observer

While winning 90 games together since starting as freshmen on the Orange High School baseball team, pitcher Bryse Wilson and catcher Brad Debo always ...



Updated: Buses, groceries and more — what's open now?  The Daily Tar Heel

Buy Photos Shoppers at Harris Teeter have a hard time getting what they need before Hurricane Florence because bread, water, milk and eggs are scarce at ...



Murder Uncovered After School Shooting  CBS News

A teenager questioned in a shooting at a high school Wednesday confessed to killing his father and has been charged with murder, authorities said.



NC State adds 21 new players in college football’s first early signing day  News & Observer

The N.C. State Wolfpack football team announced the signing of 19 high school seniors and two junior college transfers on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017.



High school football players to watch at Shrine Bowl all-star game  News & Observer

The Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas is December 17, 2016 at Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC. There are several undecided college football recruits who will ...



WATCH: High school player throws down amazing dunk  247Sports.com

ESPN #SCtop10 6'5 Jr Connor Crabtree from Orange High School out of Hillsborough, NC pic.twitter.com/5397GLrE98— The Panthers (@OHS_mensbb)...



Pair charged after 2 teens kidnapped and robbed in Carrboro  WTVD-TV

Two Carrboro teens were kidnapped and then robbed while walking along along Jones Ferry Road.



Retired Army major earns salute on the golf links  Richmond Free Press

Retired Army officer Duncan Hardcastle has become the golfing star with the stripes. The 51-year-old Midlothian resident also draws attention for being a rare ...



Two Arrested in Orange County Drug Investigation  Chapelboro.com

Posted by Blake Hodge | Aug 13, 2016 | Crime, Featured | 0 · Two Arrested in Orange County Drug Investigation. A three-month narcotics investigation has led to ...



Vigils in Durham, Orange and Chatham counties today to protest ‘white supremacist hatred’ in...  Durham Herald Sun

Community members are gathering in Durham, Orange and Chatham counties Sunday, Aug. 13 to hold vigils for racial justice and equality and to protest this ...



Orange downs Riverside in defensive battle  HighSchoolOT

Neither team scored an offensive touchdown on Monday night, but Orange used its defense and special teams to claim a 14-0 win over Riverside.



DPAC announces Hamilton lottery  North State Journal

DURHAM — Producer Jeffrey Seller and DPAC announced a digital lottery for “Hamilton” tickets will begin in conjunction with the show's first performance on ...



Power Restored in Orange and Durham Counties  Chapelboro.com

The Duke Energy power outage map is showing all of the reported outages have been restored.At the peak, more than 8000 customers were suffering outages.



'We've looked everywhere': Accused killer claims Mariah was missing in 911 call  WRAL.com

In a 911 call released Friday afternoon, the man charged with first-degree murder in the death of Mariah Kay Woods can be heard frantically telling a dispatcher ...



2017 Signing Day: DE Stone Edwards, Vanderbilt football  The Tennessean

Basics: 6-5, 235, DL. School: Orange (Hillsborough, N.C.). Also considered: Old Dominion, Army, Air Force, Miami (Ohio). Impact: Edwards has good size and ...



NC needs more people to build stuff. How one college and women are stepping up.  The News & Observer

More than a million fewer Americans work in the construction industry compared to a decade ago. Now local community colleges want to help reverse that trend.



Wolfpack to add Shrine Bowl quartet in early signing period  The Wilson Times

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