People

In memory: Mr. Mack Lee Morrison

Mack Lee Morrison, 81, of Charlotte died Fri, Oct. 2, in his home.

In memory: Mr. Willie Joseph Smith

Willie Joseph “Joe” Smith, Sr., 67, died Mon, Sept. 28, at Carolinas Medical Center.

In memory: Ms. Frontis L. Gilliam

Frontis L. Gilliam of Charlotte died Sun, Sept. 27, in her home.

In memory of Ko-Ko Hagans

INSIDE THE Q
By Glenn Burkins

I met her only once but will long remember the lessons she taught.

In memory: Mr. Cecil Roosevelt Sturdivant

Cecil Roosevelt Sturdivant, 84, of Rock Hill, S.C., died Mon, Sept. 28, at Patrick Hospice House in Rock Hill, S.C.

In memory: Johnny McCorbin

Johnny McCorbin, 53, of Charlotte, died Sun, Sept. 27, at Peak Resources Charlotte.

In memory: Roy Alexander Rogers

Roy Alexander, 60, of Charlotte, died Sun, Sept. 27, at Carolinas Medical Center Main.

In memory: Mr. Clarence Stevenson, Sr.

Charlotte native Clarence Stevenson, Sr., 96, died Tues, Sept. 22, at Carolinas Medical Center University.

In memory: Mrs. Bland Jackson

Bland Jackson, 98, died Sat, Sept. 19, in her home in Charlotte.

In memory: Mrs. Mary Louise White

Mary Louise White, 69, died Sun, Sept. 20, in her home in Charlotte.

In memory: Mrs. Marlene Ampie

Marlene Ampie, 67, died Tues, Sept. 8, at Carolinas Medical Center Main.

In memory: Mr. Johnathan Welborn

Johnathan Welborn, 47, of Charlotte, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, in his home.

In memory: Mr. Carson Beckwith

Carson Beckwith, 99, of Charlotte, died Tuesday, Aug. 18, at Moses Cone Hospital.

In memory: Mr. Victor Bernard Maxwell

Victor Bernard Maxwell, 22, died Sunday, Aug. 16.

In memory: Ms. Gwendolyn Boyd

Gwendolyn Boyd, 59, died Tuesday, August 18, at her home.

News & Buzz

Black Political Caucus endorses Vi Lyles in Democratic race for mayor

Lyles released a statement on her campaign’s Facebook page thanking the caucus for what she called a "historic early endorsement.”

Entertainment

A peek inside Firehouse Bar & Lounge, soon to be Charlotte’s newest hot spot

Owner Clarence Boston said he hopes the lounge, located near Bank of America Stadium, will attract young professionals of all...

Commentary

I can’t keep rolling my eyes at today’s headlines; it’s starting to hurt

Is it just me, or is the constant drum beat of social media starting to make us loopy?

Health

After 53-year hiatus, North Carolina Central will award doctorate degrees this week

The Durham HBCU will confer Ph.D.s on three students who studied in the field of integrated bioscience, making them the...

Faith

William Barber stepping down as North Carolina NAACP president to head national movement

Barber said his new effort to establish the New Poor People's Campaign will focus on organizing poor people of all...

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