This popular retail shop is anticipating Black Friday to recoup lost sales

704 Shop co-owner Christopher Moxley said in-store sales decline due to the pandemic will make Black Friday even more important than in years past.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 26, 2020

Hospice service workers to provide meals for dying patients on Thanksgiving

Palliative care social worker Denise McKnight and nurse Dollie Steele are supporting terminally ill patients who may be isolated for Thanksgiving due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 25, 2020

This Black voter for Trump no longer feels alone

NBC exit poll data suggest that 19% of Black male voters supported Trump this election.
By Jeannette Muhammad | November 24, 2020

Michael DeVaul takes national YMCA role to focus on young men of color

DeVaul will remain based in Charlotte while the Boys and Young Men of Color Initiative will be headquartered in Washington, D.C.
By Katrina Louis | November 23, 2020

Gastonia native Nate Hinton on 2020 NBA draft: ‘I’ve been waiting for this moment all my life’

The former University of Houston guard wants to help put Gastonia on the map and represent his hometown in the NBA.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 18, 2020

‘It’s a whirlwind’: Cancer survivor and caregiver recount experiences with cancer types

Black Americans have the highest incidence rate of pancreatic cancer in the U.S., about 20% higher than other groups, research shows.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 17, 2020

Share your stories about Thursday’s record rainfall.

We want to hear from families and business owners in the aftermath of Thursday's floods across the Charlotte region.
By QCity Metro Staff | November 13, 2020

Local veterans offer support and advice to their peers, future enlistees

Former military members Ethel “Cookie” Burch and Nicholas Riggins want to uplift fellow veterans by providing information and opportunities.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 11, 2020

Opinion | How does the pro-life stance square with the realities facing Black women?

I know from experience that pregnancy is a miraculous, beautiful experience but also a potentially life-ending one.
By Crystal Marie | November 2, 2020

Charlotte’s Miss USA prepares to pass the crown

Q&A with Charlotte lawyer Cheslie Kryst, who served an unusually long and eventful term as Miss USA. Her next stop: TV.
By Cristina Bolling, Charlotte Ledger | November 2, 2020