CMS will implement new measures to combat on-campus guns and violence

So far this year, the district has confiscated 18 guns. Now the district has ordered clear backpacks for all high school students.
By Sarafina Wright | December 6, 2021

This week in Charlotte

Things to do in the Queen City
By Glenn Burkins | December 6, 2021

Man fatally wounded in southeast Charlotte

The 48-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound on the 6600 block of Lawyers Road.
By Jalon Hill | December 3, 2021

‘More panic than necessary at this time’: Atrium disease expert says public should relax in wake of new Omicron variant.

While no cases of Omicron have been reported in the U.S., the new variant has caused concern across the globe.
By Jalon Hill | November 30, 2021

Meet the 18 people who will shape much of Charlotte’s arts and culture landscape

The newly appointed Arts and Culture Advisory Board will decide how millions of dollars are spent each year in support of Charlotte's arts sector.
By Sarafina Wright | November 29, 2021

Police seek driver in fatal hit-and-run on Thanksgiving Day

Police are looking for a bright-red Ford Explorer with front-end damage.
By QCity Metro | November 29, 2021

1 dead, 2 injured in Sunday morning shooting

CMPD officers were sent to the home after someone called to complain about excessive noise.
By QCity Metro | November 29, 2021

Teen fatally wounded in northeast Charlotte

The 14-year old girl was found with gunshot wounds inside an Olando Street home.
By Jalon Hill | November 29, 2021

CMPD: man killed during domestic violence incident

The shooting was reported Saturday just west of the airport.
By QCity Metro | November 28, 2021

Mayor Vi Lyles will seek reelection

The two-term mayor announced her plans in a video message posted on Thanksgiving Day.
By Glenn Burkins | November 26, 2021