City plan would add millions of dollars for arts funding but reduce role of Arts & Science Council

The Foundation For The Carolinas would replace the ASC as the administrator of the city's arts funding.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 14, 2021

Barringer Academic Center will be renamed in honor of Charles H. Parker, a community builder who was born into slavery

The school board voted 8-0 to rename the school in Parker’s honor.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 13, 2021

15-year-old boy is Charlotte’s latest homicide victim; woman killed at Trade & Tryon by hit-and-run driver

Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting on Saturday that left a 15-year-old boy dead and another juvenile wounded. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg […]
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 12, 2021

Former NFL player suspected of killing 5 people in Rock Hill took his own life, authorities say

Authorities identified the suspected shooter as Phillip Adams, a Rock Hill native who played five seasons in the National Football League.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 8, 2021

Charlotte nonprofit will screen documentary at drive-in, raise money for student internships

GardHouse wants to match students of color with minority-owned businesses that need interns.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 7, 2021

Police on Monday investigate 2 deaths in Charlotte

In west Charlotte, police found a transgender woman dead inside a motel. In east Charlotte, homicide detectives are investigating a woman's "sudden and unexpected" death.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 6, 2021

JCSU virtual-reality project to showcase Black neighborhoods torn apart by urban renewal

Using grants totaling $307,000, researchers at the school will use computer technology to reconstruct the former Brooklyn and Greenville neighborhoods.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 5, 2021

Police investigating fatal shooting in south Charlotte

It was the third shooting reported this week by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 1, 2021

Charlotte storyteller Steve Crump releases new documentary about Muhammad Ali

The 28-minute film, set to air Friday on Bounce TV, looks back at the boxer's gold-medal victory in the 1960 Olympics.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 1, 2021

7-year-old girl struck by bullet in northwest Charlotte

The child was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 31, 2021