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

County manager expresses concern as Covid vaccination rates stall in Black and brown communities

As vaccination rates decline, county officials reach out to communities of color where the Covid-19 pandemic has taken a disproportionate toll.
By Sarafina Wright | July 14, 2021

Married 83 years, D.W. Williams is remembered as loving husband, man of integrity

Williams' pastor at First Mayfield Memorial Baptist Church described him as a symbol of stability and strength.
By Dante Miller, WFAE | July 12, 2021

Weekend News Quiz – July 9

It's been a busy week in the Queen City. Did you keep up? Take our news quiz for a chance to win a $25 gift card.
By Bethany Lane | July 9, 2021

QCity Metro, JCSU among Knight Foundation grant recipients

The grants went to organizations pushing for digital transformation and inclusion.
By Sarafina Wright | July 9, 2021

‘Going to be the big one’: Renters, advocates brace for end of eviction moratorium

A review of court records shows judges are continuing to order evictions for Mecklenburg County renters who failed to pay rent, even amidst as federal moratorium.
By David Boraks, Lauren Lindstrom and Nate Morabito / Charlotte Journalism Collaborative | July 2, 2021

Deputy U.S. marshal who killed Frankie Jennings will not be charged

District Attorney Spencer Merriweather said that, based on the evidence he reviewed, the shooting was legally justified.
By Glenn Burkins | June 30, 2021