Elizabeth City clergy to declare ‘moral emergency’ in wake of Andrew Brown Jr. killing

The Rev. William J. Barber II called the district attorney’s handling of the case “inept” and a “moral failure.”
By QCity Metro | April 27, 2021

Final farewell: Details set for Hester Ford funeral

Hester McCardell Ford, a record-holder for oldest American, will be laid to rest this week.
By QCity Metro | April 27, 2021

Police: woman dies from domestic violence; suspect arrested

The incident happened early Saturday in southwest Charlotte.
By Glenn Burkins | April 26, 2021

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By Bethany Lane | April 23, 2021

Charlotte coalition will announce major push to combat homelessness

At least 70 organizations -- city and county government included -- are involved in the united push, which will culminate with a five-year strategy.
By Glenn Burkins | April 22, 2021

Locals react to the Derek Chauvin verdict

"The system did what it was supposed to," CMPD Chief Johnny Jennings told reporters Tuesday, shortly after the guilty verdict was broadcast live nationwide.
By Glenn Burkins | April 21, 2021

QCity Metro is among 30 newsrooms chosen to join Facebook’s Accelerator program

The program is designed to teach local newsrooms how to grow their reader revenue.
By QCity Metro | April 20, 2021

Rock Hill man charged in fatal hit-and-run in uptown Charlotte

A Charlotte lawyer representing the defendant cautioned against a rush to judgment.
By Glenn Burkins | April 20, 2021

Bojangles hires PR veteran Stacey McCray as comms leader

In her new role, McCray will oversee internal and external communications strategy for the Charlotte-based food chain.
By Katrina Louis | April 19, 2021

Man found dead in east Charlotte with gunshot wound

The victim was found lying in the roadway.
By Glenn Burkins | April 19, 2021