McDaniel comes to Charlotte after a long career in the financial services industry and leading the Urban League in Austin, Texas, for the past five years.
Teddy McDaniel named president and CEO of Urban League of Central Carolinas
Bank of America pulls funding for ‘Julius Caesar’ production over Trump-like portrayal
The Charlotte-based bank said the New York production, which shows a Trump-like Caesar being stabbed to death, was presented “in a way that was intended to provoke and offend.”
Charlotte woman dies from burns; husband charged with murder
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police identified the suspect as Gary James McGill, 51. He was charged in the death of his wife, Archie McGill, 47.
Morehouse College interim president dies unexpectedly
William Taggart, the newly appointed interim president of Morehouse College died suddenly Wednesday at his Atlanta home, the school has confirmed. He was 55 years-old.
Local chapter of Delta Sigma Theta celebrates 75 years of community service
The Charlotte Alumnae Chapter has planned a full weekend schedule, including a scholarship reception and gala.
Under fire for his leadership, Mecklenburg Health Director Marcus Plescia will step down
Plescia, who heads the Mecklenburg County Health Department, faced growing criticism after it was revealed that county health clinics had mishandled test results for nearly 200 women who were screened for cervical cancer.
YMCA and CMPD will offer teens ‘Summer of Opportunity’
The seven-week program, focused on three high-poverty, high-crime areas, will offer teens free access to three neighborhood YMCAs on Friday and Saturday from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Supreme Court: GOP lawmakers in North Carolina drew illegal, race-based voting districts
In a unanimous vote, the nation’s high court ruled that North Carolina Republicans mapped 28 state legislative districts in a way that diluted the clout of black voters.
2 dead in separate shootings; in both cases, victim and shooter knew one another
Both homicides were reported within a 12-hour span near the city’s Derita neighborhood, just north of uptown.
Teen arrested on suspicion of raping tourist in uptown Charlotte
Police said a woman was raped early Thursday in uptown Charlotte while walking with a male companion to their hotel.
County budget has no tax increase – and would allow vote on full school bond request
If approved by voters, the $937 million bond package would build 10 schools, as well as replace old schools and build additions to crowded campuses.
In Charlotte, 3 shot dead over Memorial Day weekend
In the latest incident, a teen was shot and killed late Monday in northwest Charlotte and a second victim was shot in the leg.
Police find body they believe is missing Charlotte Uber driver
The body was found in Rock Hill, in a wooded areas off Mount Gallant Road. A medical examiner will have to positively identify the remains.
Video: Tornado touches down in Davie County
Michael Porter captured video of this tornado touching down in Davie County Wednesday afternoon, May 24, 2017. In nearby Yadkin […]
Chuck Schumer: GOP bill a ‘cancer’ on healthcare system
Chuck Schumer, leader of the Senate Democrats, didn’t mince words when he called the GOP healthcare plan a “a cancer on […]