People

In memory: Mabel Henderson

Mrs. Henderson, 72, died Thursday, Nov. 3, at her residence.

In memory: Ms. Rhonda Diane Morrison

Rhonda Diane Morrison, 31, died Wed, Nov. 18, at Presbyterian-Main. She lived in Charlotte and worked as a bank teller.

In memory: Mrs. Willie Mae Ellis

Willie Mae Ellis, 91, was a schoolteacher in Charlotte. She died Sun, Nov. 15, Liberty Nursing and Rehab Center.

In memory: Mrs. Maggie F. Mason

Maggie F. Mason, 92, of Charlotte, died Tues, Nov. 17, at Liberty Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

In memory: Gwendolyn P. Harrell

Gwendolyn P. Harrell, 55, of Charlotte died Sun, Nov. 1, at Carolinas Medical Center-Main.

In memory: Mrs. Jewelene Mincey

Jewelene “Jerry” Mincey, 77, died Sun, Nov. 1, at the Brian Center of Charlotte. Mincey lived in Charlotte.

In memory: Mrs. Gladys W. Alexander

Walker, 74, worked for the city of Charlotte for 22 years and at Alexander Funeral Home before she died Wed, Oct. 21.

In memory: Mrs. Betty C. Alexander

Betty C. Alexander, 72, of Charlotte, died Wed, Oct. 28, in her home.

In memory: Mrs. Evelyn W. Byrd

Evelyn Byrd, 65, of Charlotte, was an excellent cook and helped form Perfect Occasions catering business. She died Sat, Oct. 24, in Hunter Woods Nursing Home.

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In memory: Mrs. Sandra M. Reep

Sandra M. Reep, 49, of Concord, died Sat, Oct. 24, at Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy Hospital.

In memory: Mrs. Annie Bell Belk

Annie Bell Belk, 80, of Charlotte, died Sat, Oct. 24, at Presbyterian-Main.

In memory: Mrs. Constance Martin

Constance Martin, 73, of Charlotte, died Tues, Oct. 20, at Carolinas Medical Center- University.

In memory: Mrs. Constance Turner Martin

Mrs. Martin, a graduate of Tennessee State University and a lifelong educator, died Tuesday at her Charlotte home.

In memory: Mr. Thomas Lloyd Byrum

Thomas Lloyd Byrum, 62, died Wed, Oct. 7, at Charlotte Health Care Center.

News & Buzz

Gantt Center gets $100,000 gift from Day Runner, a black-owned startup

Gantt Center officials said the money will be used to expand programming, especially programming that benefits children.

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...

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

Everyone’s a winner at the Sorority Greek Health Olympics

Last week I sprinted to the finish line of a wellness project I had been working on since January –...

Faith

Churches must do more to promote health and healing, says World Council of Churches official

Dr. Mwai Makoka, in Charlotte to study Mecklenburg County's Village HeartBEAT program, said the church must “embrace a new paradigm”...

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5.22
Introduction to the Charlotte Startup Community
5.23
Change on a Whiteboard
5.23
Diversity – The 9-Letter Word
5.24
Minutes and Years and Parks Brothers at Alive After Five
5.24
Power of Women Luncheon: Negotiating Authority