UNC’s new goals: win the ACC, win the bowl game

For nearly a year Larry Fedora had walked into meetings with his football team at North Carolina and opened them with the same phrase, a reminder of what the team wanted to accomplish: “Coastal Division champs, state champs.”

Silent Sam and the messages in our monuments

Joseph M. Flora: Toppling Silent Sam or the Confederate monuments throughout the South would not be a step forward – those monuments, all of similar birthing, are part of Southern history and should be read in all their complexity. But Sam is in need of company – another impressive statue or monument to tell the story of the first entry of African-Americans into the student body

This week's circulars

NC State beat writer Joe Giglio and UNC beat writer Andrew Carter discuss UNC's win over N.C. State Saturday.
Joe Giglio jgiglio@newsobserver.com