Hester McCardell Ford was born in 1904. On Thursday, the 115-year-old was recognized as Charlotte’s oldest person.
Celebrating Charlotte’s oldest citizen
Charlotte pilot establishes private aviation company, exposes youth to diversity-lacking airline industry
Meet Marvin Superville, a Qcity Newcomer
The former education administrator traded New York City traffic for a new career, warmer weather and shorter commutes.
Young Black Leadership Alliance announces assistant county manager and former Charlotte school leader as new leadership
YBLA appoints Mecklenburg’s Assistant County Manager Anthony Trotman as board chair, Todd Pipkin as executive director.
Charlotte interior designer opens vintage furniture boutique
After 1 1/2 years without a physical location, Ariene Bethea has opened her design studio in Oakhurst. Her husband owns the business next door.
Futuristic artists bring ‘Intergalactic Soul’ and ‘LHAXX’ to Portal CLT
Jason Woodberry and Marcus Kiser’s futuristic installation lands a spot at Charlotte’s interactive art gallery.
Ten years later, Charlotte coalition of 100 Black Women still advocating for level playing field
Queen City Metropolitan Chapter president Tiffany Hemmings-Prather talks about the organization’s role in making Charlotte a more equitable place for Black women and girls.
8 Charlotte couple-preneurs share how they make it work
These Charlotte-based couples show that it is possible to mix business and pleasure. Plus, they offer advice for other would-be couple-preneurs.
Architect Philip Freelon remembered for changing the landscape of African American arts, culture and history
Gantt Center president and CEO reflects on the legacy of Philip Freelon. The renowned architect died July 9.
Rook and King is the fashion accessory your lapel has been missing
Jeremiah Allen, a Johnson C. Smith University graduate, is the founder of Rook and King custom lapel pins.
Chiante Wester named new women’s basketball coach at Livingstone College
During her 13-year tenure as an assistant coach at Virginia State, Wester was part of a coaching staff that produced more than 200 wins.