A Charlotte native, Ashley Cumberbatch returned home to lead US Bank’s local expansion efforts

As Charlotte district manager, her portfolio includes the bank’s local retail branches, retail expansion and digital strategy.
By Glenn Burkins | September 21, 2021

NCCU Chancellor calls on Durham officials to address violence following campus shooting

The victims, ages 18 and 21, were not students at the school, officials said.
By Sarafina Wright | September 20, 2021

Court strikes down N.C.’s voter-ID law, says it targeted voters ‘based on race’

Under the 2-1 ruling, no voter would be required to produce identification to cast a ballot in the next election.
By Jordan Wilkie, Carolina Public Press | September 20, 2021

Weekend News Quiz – September 17

Do you know how the Panthers game made history last week?
By Bethany Lane | September 17, 2021

Companies team up to support HBCUs

Nine new companies have joined a list of more than 60 others to take part in the HBCU Partnership Challenge.
By QCity Metro | September 15, 2021

Weekend News Quiz – September 10

Welcome to QCity Metro’s weekend news quiz! Score over 80 percent to enter a drawing to win a $25 gift […]
By Bethany Lane | September 10, 2021

CMS responds to social media threats following off-campus shootings

Superintendent Earnest Winston said the district had implemented additional security measures to keep students safe.
By Jalon Hill | September 10, 2021

Police say high school students may have carried out deadly shooting that killed 3-year-old boy

More than 150 bullets were fired toward the house where Asiah Figueroa was sleeping.
By Jalon Hill | September 9, 2021

Arsena Schroeder uses her ‘Unplugged+Live’ concert series to showcase local musicians

On Saturday, Schroeder and her independent record label will host a free, lunchtime music event featuring a live DJ, food trucks, and special performances by Charlotte artists.
By Jalon Hill | September 9, 2021

Where’s the outrage?

How many Black students need to fail before we pay attention?
By Arthur Griffin Jr. | September 8, 2021