Martin Luther King III: It’s time for a new generation of civil rights leaders

King delivered his remarks in a prerecorded message on the national holiday that honors his slain father.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 19, 2021

N.C. A&T State University gets $5.5 million gift from Corning Inc.

The money was donated to prepare students for careers in STEM and education.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 18, 2021

CMS students will continue remote learning as Covid-19 cases spike

Read what some teachers were saying.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 15, 2021

James Mitchell resigns from Charlotte City Council

Questions were raised about potential conflicts of interest after Mitchell became president and part-owner of a construction company that does business with the city.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 11, 2021

In a ‘difficult and challenging year’ Charlotte saw a spike in violent crimes

The rise was driven by double-digit increases in homicides and aggravated assaults, according to CMPD data.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 8, 2021

Remembering Thereasea Elder, Mecklenburg County’s first Black public health nurse

Elder died Tuesday, age 93, leaving a legacy of service in the county's Black communities.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 6, 2021

University City library needs a new home; but where?

Some advocates are pushing for a lakefront spot in the middle of a proposed mixed-use development, adjacent to the Shoppes at University Place.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 5, 2021

New year, new you: How to accomplish your health and fitness goals in 2021

Two local health practitioners offer tips for leading a healthier lifestyle. It starts with setting realistic goals.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 4, 2021

Former Carolina Panther Thomas Davis Sr. announces retirement

The NFL linebacker, who spent 14 seasons with the Panthers, will play his final regular-season game this weekend.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 30, 2020

A woman shot and killed in northeast Charlotte

The incident happened near the 8300 block of Paces Oaks Blvd.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 29, 2020