Seeking to avoid outbursts from angry voters, the North Charleston Republican banned placards and required attendees to submit questions in advance.
Sen. Tim Scott’s town hall starts rowdy, ends peacefully
Johnson C. Smith women beat Virginia State to win first CIAA title since 2009
The JCSU bench came up big, outscoring Virginia State’s reserves 47-14.
1 dead, 2 injured in late Friday shooting
The dead man was identified as 22-year-old Bryan Ja’Quan Thompson.
NAACP calls for boycott of North Carolina over voting, bathroom laws
Among other demands, NAACP leaders said state lawmakers need to create fair election districts that do not dilute the black vote.
Dylann Roof stopped at second church after 2015 massacre, prosecutors say
In newly released documents, federal prosecutors say the avowed white supremacist drove 20 miles to a second African American church after killing nine people at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.
Police make arrest in I-85 killing
The incident was reported shortly after 10 p.m. in the southbound lane near Exit 4.
ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith headlines 2017 CIAA Hall of Fame inductees
ESPN commentator and Winston-Salem State alum Stephen A. Smith and six others will be inducted Friday into the 2016-17 John B. McLendon Jr. Hall of Fame.
Foreclosure and back taxes threaten Excelsior Club’s survival
Public records show that the historic nightclub in northwest Charlotte faced a host of financial pressures, including unpaid taxes, code violations and civil fines.
Connect with career and networking opportunities during CIAA week
CIAA tournament week is the perfect time to make connections with prospective employers and business professionals.
Can CIAA shed its urban image to attract a broader audience?
As enthusiasm for the annual basketball tournament appears to wane for some locals, CIAA Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams is eyeing a marketing plan that would include whites and Latinos.
Police identify man killed in Monday morning car crash
The wreck was reported at 1:21 a.m. at the intersection of Rozzelles Ferry Road and Toddville Road.
Excelsior Club, now in foreclosure, faces uncertain future
State Rep. Carla Cunningham, who inherited the club from her husband, said she hasn’t decided what she’ll do with the historic landmark, a fixture in the Charlotte’s black community since 1944.
Pedestrian dies after being struck late Saturday
Police said the 62-year-old man was wearing dark-colored clothing and was walking in a section of roadway with no sidewalks or working street lights.
1 dead in southeast Charlotte following shooting at house party
A CMPD spokesman said the shooting happened just before 11 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Kelford Place, which is just off Sardis Road near the McAlpine Creek Greenway.
Across America, thousands march in support of immigrants
In Charlotte, an estimated 7,000-8,000 marchers shut down portions of Tryon and Trade streets at midday and police kept watch at several intersections as motorists were forced to wait.