Linda Lockman-Brooks makes history as CPCC board chair

Charlotte business executive is the first woman and the first Black person to chair the board in Central Piedmont’s 58-year history.
By Katrina Louis | July 26, 2021

Weekend News Quiz – July 23

Answer our questions about the news we reported this week for a chance to win a $25 gift card.
By Bethany Lane | July 23, 2021

Two suspects facing a murder charge in Atlanta were captured in Charlotte

CMPD made the arrests late Tuesday at a south Charlotte gas station.
By Glenn Burkins | July 21, 2021

Anthony Hamilton headlines multi-city Welcome Back Fest

The traveling summer festival features live music, food vendors and the opportunity to get the Covid-19 vaccination.
By QCity Metro | July 20, 2021

James Mitchell quietly exits R.J. Leeper Construction

Mitchell assumed the top role at R.J. Leeper Construction earlier this year after a Charlotte-based investment firm acquired the company. 
By Katrina Louis | July 19, 2021

Weekend News Quiz – July 16

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By Bethany Lane | July 16, 2021

Police investigate fatal shooting

The 25-year-old man showed up at a hospital in Pineville with a fatal wound.
By QCity Metro | July 16, 2021

County will end hotel housing for former ‘tent city’ residents this fall

Of the 200-plus former homeless encampment residents moved to hotels by the county in February, 125 remain.
By Sarafina Wright | July 16, 2021

Vance High School is officially renamed in honor of Julius L. Chambers

Chambers, a civil rights lawyer who spent much of his life in Charlotte, argued groundbreaking cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.
By Jalon Hill | July 15, 2021

LendingTree Foundation announces inaugural LendaHand Alliance cohort

Do Greater Charlotte, West Side Community Land Trust among the 10 participating Charlotte-based nonprofits.
By Katrina Louis | July 14, 2021