Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from a stroke.
Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death
Miss North Carolina brings home the Miss USA crown
Miss North Carolina Cheslie Kryst was announced as the new Miss USA during the pageant competition on Thursday in Reno, Nevada.
After UNCC shooting, give families a little air
I was awakened in the middle of the night weeping for parents I do not know. After hearing about the […]
Charlotte records 2 new homicides
CMPD reported two new killings in Charlotte – one late Wednesday in the University area and another early Thursday on […]
UNC Charlotte chancellor names victims in campus shooting
UNC Charlotte Chancellor Philip Dubois revealed that Ellis Parlier, 19, of Midland, and Riley Howell, 21, of Waynesville, were killed in Tuesday’s shooting.
“I have never been in a situation like this,” UNC Charlotte student says after campus shooting
Qcitymetro student contributor recounts moments following UNC Charlotte campus shooting. He was on lockdown in building near scene of the shooting.
Suspect charged in UNC Charlotte shooting
Two dead, four injured in UNC Charlotte campus shooting. Chancellor calls it “the saddest day in UNC Charlotte’s history.”
CMPD: Man shot and killed while leaving S. Charlotte restaurant
Police said the 41-year-old victim died directly in front of the building on South Boulevard.
3 dead, 2 injured in Sunday shootings in Charlotte
One of the victims was a 30-year-old woman who was shot to death inside a hotel room in southwest Charlotte.
Knight Foundation launches $200,000 arts initiative for Charlotte creatives
The Knight Foundation has launched a $200,000 initiative to “showcase the talent and creativity of Charlotte’s arts community” and will […]
CMPD releases full bodycam video of Danquirs Franklin shooting
A Mecklenburg County judge ordered the release of the full-length body camera video related to the March 25 police shooting of Danquirs Franklin.
Entrepreneur Desmond Wiggan is charging toward the future with BatteryXchange
The tech CEO launched BatteryXchange after returning from studying abroad and won $10,000 during City Startup Labs’ annual pitch competition.
Who’s Who in Black Charlotte, a display of excellence
In a time when the Black community is bombarded with images of things being done TO us, I relish the […]
Will hemp become Charlotte’s top cash crop?
Charlotte entrepreneur Clarence Boston is one who is investing heavily into the local hemp industry. Black farmers represent less than 2% of the country’s 3.2 million farmers.
Next Level Leadership ‘Be Mindful’ event provides mental health outlet for Black boys
A listening session sparked the idea for Next Level Leadership cohort to focus on mental health of young Black males.