Faith

Little Rock AME Zion Church

Founded in 1884, Little Rock AME Zion Church has not strayed from its denominational roots in the freedom movement.

Greater Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church

Located in the Gateway area of uptown Charlotte, Greater Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church is one of the founding members of the National Primitive Baptist Convention.

First Baptist Church-West

Located off Beatties Ford Road, First Baptist Church-West is the oldest African American Baptist church in Charlotte. It is known as a church for educators.

C.N. Jenkins Memorial Presbyterian Church

Located in west Charlotte off Statesville Road, this church strives to be inclusive, says its senior pastor, the Rev. Jerry L. Cannon.

News & Buzz

Superintendent Ann Clark addresses the audience and board prior to unveiling a new Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools boundary plan on Tuesday.
Jeff Siner, The Charlotte Observer

75 CMS schools will see change in Ann Clark’s boundary plan, and there are surprises

If passed by the school board, the changes will take effect in 2018-19. Public hearings are scheduled.

Entertainment

Firehouse - 9

A peek inside Firehouse Bar & Lounge, soon to be Charlotte’s newest hot spot

Owner Clarence Boston said he hopes the lounge, located near Bank of America Stadium, will attract young professionals of all...

Commentary

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I can’t keep rolling my eyes at today’s headlines; it’s starting to hurt

Is it just me, or is the constant drum beat of social media starting to make us loopy?

Health

Karen-Flores - 1

Busy mom makes time to get healthy with Village HeartBEAT program

Karen Flores, the mother of five children, thought she was pretty healthy though she needed to lose some weight. Then...

People

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For award-winning photographer Zun Lee, the concept of black fatherhood has long been nuanced

This German-born photographer who now lives in Canada is using his camera to expose a truth rarely portrayed or appreciated...

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