How you can get involved helping our youth

Join me and others in law enforcement and the faith community as we seek to show genuine concern for the young people of Mecklenburg County.
By Tonya Rivens | June 6, 2016

Tonya’s T-shirt Campaign

This Christmas season, Qcitymetro columnist Tonya Rivens is collecting T-shirts for inmates in the Mecklenburg County jail, and she needs your help.
By Tonya Rivens | December 2, 2015

Kirk Franklin wants us all to lose our religion

Gospel Insight with Tonya Rivens Gospel artist Kirk Franklin is no stranger to taking on controversy. With the release of […]
By Tonya Rivens | November 30, 2015

A life lesson under the Genko tree

For weeks Tonya Rivens walked past a large tree growing near the sidewalk on Trade Street, never realizing the lessons it would teach.
By Tonya Rivens | November 6, 2015

A different kind of walk though the uptown Transit Center

Four members of the "Reconciled Church" movement get an up-close look at the place where some say much of Charlotte's street crime originates.
By Tonya Rivens | October 15, 2015

An amazing night of worship

"Grateful" is how I would describe my feelings for being allowed to host the “One Place Live” CD release for gospel artist Tasha Cobbs.
By Tonya Rivens | October 12, 2015