People

In memory: Mrs. Emma Tucker Hope

Emma Tucker Hope, 78, died Sat, Oct. 1, at Pineville Rehabilitation and Living Center.

In memory: Mr. Frank Erskine Houston

Frank Erskine Houston, 79, died Thurs, Oct. 1, in his home. Houston was from Charlotte.

In memory: Mrs. Zelda White

Zelda White, 49, of Charlotte died Sat, Oct. 3, at Presbyterian-Main Hospital.

In memory: Mr. Deriek E. Morgan

Deriek Morgan, 50, died Sun, Oct. 4, at Carolinas Medical Center-Main.

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.

News & Buzz

Brooklyn Village developer says project will expand economic opportunity

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Entertainment

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

Voices

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

Why women should weight train

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Faith

Friendship Missionary Baptist to sponsor hurricane-relief trip to Texas

The church is looking for able-bodied men to work gutting homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

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TreesCharlotte Summit: Saving our Canopy
1.23
Job fair for school bus drivers
1.24
24 Hours of Booty Registration Kick Off
1.25
Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D. Hosts Second Annual State of the District Address
1.25
Open House at McColl Center