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Police arrest man suspected in killing of convenience-store clerk

Within hours of the June 3 shooting, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crime Stoppers offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the shooter’s arrest. The FBI offered an additional $10,000.

United House of Prayer to host centennial celebration in Charlotte

The Charlotte celebration is expected to draw members and church leaders nationwide, including the church’s current leader, Bishop C. M. Bailey.

JCSU and Carolina Panthers talk diversity, talent pipeline

Stride, the Carolina Panthers’ Black employee resource group, held a panel discussion about the importance of diversity in sports and opportunities for students.

What’s Happening, CLT: Events this weekend in Charlotte (Sept. 20-22)

Cooler temperatures have finally arrived in Charlotte, so get out this weekend and have some fun.

Fight between two women ends in death for 51-year-old

A fight between two women ended late Thursday with one dead and the other questioned as a suspect in the […]

Garinger student, 16, struck by car in east Charlotte

A 16-year-old Garinger High School student was in critical condition late Thursday after he was stuck by a car in […]

UNC Charlotte shooter pleads guilty, is sentenced to double life

Trystan Terrell had been charged with killing two students and injuring four others after he burst into a UNC Charlotte classroom last spring and opened fire.

YIMBYs Say Yes To Urban Density And Affordable Housing

A frequent obstacle to developing affordable housing is NIMBY, which stands for “not in my backyard.” Neighbors bombard elected officials […]

Mecklenburg tax collector will seize wages, bank accounts for overdue Medic bills

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Man gets life in prison for 2017 stabbing death in Hidden Valley

A 33-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison without parole after a jury found him guilty of killing a […]

Police: Pedestrian struck and killed in northwest Charlotte

A 60-year-old man died early Sunday after he was struck by a car while walking along Brookshire Boulevard in northwest […]

These N.C. schools make list of top HBCU bands

Five Carolina HBCU marching bands make the third annual ESPN/The Undefeated HBCU Band Rankings.

Both sides gear up for fight over sales tax referendum

As Mecklenburg voters prepare for the November referendum, those for and against the measure are working to sway the undecided.

Michael Jordan announces pending additions to Hornets ownership

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan plans to sell part of team, adding two partners to team’s ownership group. Jordan will remain as team decision-maker.

Faces of the Foundation: Meet Ervin Ledbetter

Foundation For The Carolinas has been our region’s community foundation since 1958, but you may be unaware of the work […]



What’s Happening, CLT: Nov. 8-10 weekend guide

What’s Happening, Charlotte? Weather: So, we’re just going to bypass fall and go straight into winter, huh? Expect sunny days...



Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death

Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from...



Lauren Travis, The Barre Code franchise owner, talks about the ballet barre-inspired workout

Lauren Travis pursued entrepreneurship after encouraging words from her mother and nearly two years as an instructor for The Barre...


United House of Prayer to host centennial celebration in Charlotte

The Charlotte celebration is expected to draw members and church leaders nationwide, including the church’s current leader, Bishop C. M....



Want to host an event? Good Life at Enderly Park should be on your radar

The owners say the 10,800-square-foot facility is filling a void of minority-owned event venues in Charlotte.


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