HBCU students continue first-place streak at hackathonCLT

North Carolina A&T team developed an idea for a mental health app targeting teens.
By Kallan Louis | March 27, 2019

Hornets raise funds and bring awareness to support local economic mobility issue

The Charlotte Hornets hosted its "50/50 For Change Night" while its foundation led a conversation with corporate and community leaders.
By Kallan Louis | March 20, 2019

Charlotte’s Caribbean community heats up summer with Carnival

The Charlotte Caribbean Carnival Association brings a weeklong Afro-Caribbean Carnival to Charlotte on June 22-29.
By Kallan Louis | March 18, 2019

Community rallies behind West Charlotte basketball team despite controversies

A last-minute venue change, followed by a player suspension, increased attention to the regional semifinal basketball game between West Charlotte HS and Ardrey Kell HS.
By Kallan Louis | March 6, 2019

Former Carolina Panthers awarded NFL grants for their foundation work

Steve Smith and Charles Tillman among former NFL players recently awarded funds to further work of their nonprofit organizations.
By Kallan Louis | March 3, 2019

Step Afrika! showcases stepping culture, nostalgic for Black Greek-Letter Organizations

Step Afrika!, the first professional dance company dedicated to the tradition of stepping, will perform in Charlotte on March 8 and 9.
By Kallan Louis | February 27, 2019

Hornets executive succeeds in business, but helping youth on and off the court brings greater success

Beyond his role as a leader for Charlotte's NBA franchise, Fred Whitfield has spent nearly 40 years ensuring that youth have skills on and off the court.
By Kallan Louis | February 25, 2019

Six moments of Carolina pride during the 2019 NBA All-Star Game

The 2019 NBA All-Star Game has made its way back to Charlotte for the first time since 1991. In addition […]
By Kallan Louis | February 18, 2019

2019 NBA All-Star Weekend: Day 3 recap

The 2019 NBA All-Star Game has made its way back to Charlotte for the first time since 1991. In addition […]
By Kallan Louis | February 17, 2019

2019 NBA All-Star Weekend: Day 2 recap

The 2019 NBA All-Star Game has made its way back to Charlotte for the first time since 1991. In addition […]
By Kallan Louis | February 16, 2019