NCCU Chancellor calls on Durham officials to address violence following campus shooting

The victims, ages 18 and 21, were not students at the school, officials said.
By Sarafina Wright | September 20, 2021

Inspired by its civil rights history, Rock Hill will host ‘No Room For Racism’ college basketball classic

The three-day event, scheduled for Dec. 10-12, will feature eight teams representing NCAA Division I schools and HBCUs.
By Sarafina Wright | September 17, 2021

Knight Foundation invests $225,000 for public space along Beatties Ford Road corridor

Since 2015, the Knight Foundation has invested more than $5 million in various westside projects.
By Sarafina Wright | September 13, 2021

Where the historic Plato Price School once stood, Habitat for Humanity will build 39 affordable homes

The future westside development is Habitat Charlotte's largest project to date.
By Sarafina Wright | September 10, 2021

5 Historic West End eateries you should know

Places to eat, drink, and play in the Historic West End -- oh and dessert!
By Sarafina Wright | September 2, 2021

New West End mural honors Charlotte’s Black history-makers

An unveiling ceremony for the "River of Life" mural will be announced soon.
By Sarafina Wright | September 1, 2021

CityLYNX Gold Line opens for passenger service Aug. 30

The streetcar will be fare-free until January 2022.
By Sarafina Wright | August 26, 2021

Developer says medical campus will bring jobs and community benefits

An official with Wexford Science and Technology said the development in midtown Charlotte will come with "real benefits" to the surrounding community.
By Sarafina Wright | August 25, 2021

Charlotte SHOUT! delayed to 2022 amid a rise in Covid-19 cases

The annual festival is a two-week community celebration of art, music, food and ideas.
By Sarafina Wright | August 23, 2021

‘She filled the gap.’ Brenda Stevenson is remembered for her devotion to community

Pastor Brenda Stevenson co-founded and led New Outreach Christian Center in Charlotte since 1982.
By Sarafina Wright | August 23, 2021