The Chapel Hill News has been published continuously since 1923. The newspaper is owned by The News & Observer. The paper is published twice weekly, on Sundays and Wednesdays. It is distributed free to more than 24,500 households in southern Orange County, N.C. It is available in racks and at newsstands for 50 cents a copy, with mail subscriptions also available. The newspaper also is available online. It provides local news coverage and features that showcase the area's history, people, places and activities. It also serves as a platform for local voices through a number of locally written columns and through an exchange of opinion in letters and columns on the editorial pages. The sports section provides coverage of local prep and recreational sports. The living section offers features on health and family issues and the weekend section offers features on events, people, arts and culture. The Chapel Hill News is headquartered in Chapel Hill, N.C.