Faith

Mt. Olive Presbyterian Church

Located just west of the airport, Mt. Olive Presbyterian Church stresses belief in the Holy Trinity, family and community service.

Little Rock AME Zion Church

Founded in 1884, Little Rock AME Zion Church has not strayed from its denominational roots in the freedom movement.

Greater Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church

Located in the Gateway area of uptown Charlotte, Greater Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church is one of the founding members of the National Primitive Baptist Convention.

First Baptist Church-West

Located off Beatties Ford Road, First Baptist Church-West is the oldest African American Baptist church in Charlotte. It is known as a church for educators.

C.N. Jenkins Memorial Presbyterian Church

Located in west Charlotte off Statesville Road, this church strives to be inclusive, says its senior pastor, the Rev. Jerry L. Cannon.

News & Buzz

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“Camp Cradle” offers teen offenders chance to be active outside of jail

Camp Cradle allows 16- and 17-year-olds at Detention Center North to participate in outdoor recreation for the first time in...

Entertainment

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Carolina Black Music Month: Fantasia

Multiplatinum Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Fantasia (Barrino) Taylor first captured America’s attention in 2004 as Season 3 winner of “American Idol.”...

Voices

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Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death

Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from...

Health

Photo Gallery: Village HeartBEAT Hearts of Champions Gala

More than 1,200 people attended this annual event, representing 44 local churches.

People

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Carolina Black Music Month: Fantasia

Multiplatinum Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Fantasia (Barrino) Taylor first captured America’s attention in 2004 as Season 3 winner of “American Idol.”...

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