Though well known in Baltimore, Ben Carson kept his politics to himself
For more than three decades as a Baltimore resident, Ben Carson, the GOP front runner for the party's presidential nomination, rarely spoke about his political views.
By Emily Flitter, Reuters News Service | November 9, 2015
National expert leads panel on desegregation and CMS
Rucker Johnson, a nationally known speaker on poverty and inequality, will lead a panel discussion Thursday on the re-segregation of public schools.
By Ann Doss Helms, The Charlotte Observer | November 9, 2015
Scene at the Pearls and Pumpkins Gala
The event was a fundraiser for the Mecklenburg County Pearls of Excellence, an interest group of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
By Glenn Burkins | November 7, 2015
With Carolina Panthers at 7-0, Cam Newton’s sulking seems long ago
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says his quarterback has grown up a lot since his rookie year, when Rivera once referred to him as “Mr. Mopeyhead.”
By By Joseph Person, The Charlotte Observer | November 5, 2015
Winthrop Poll: South Carolina Democrats are solid for Hillary Clinton
A new Winthrop Poll shows South Carolina Democrats solidly behind Hillary Clinton, versus her primary challengers Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley.
By Glenn Burkins | November 4, 2015
Sonja Gantt leaving WCNC anchor desk for education role
Gantt, 50, will become executive director of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Public Schools Foundation, a 501-c-3 nonprofit that collects donations to supplement educational programs.
By Mark Washburn, The Charlotte Observer | November 2, 2015
Barbers give free cuts at high-poverty schools
Vance Hamilton and Elliot Riley, owners of The Grooming Lounge barbershops, on Sunday gave free haircuts to elementary students who attend high-poverty schools.
By Victor Earl | November 2, 2015
Pastor Greg Moss ends 17-year tenure at St. Paul’s Baptist
The Rev. Greg Moss, one of Charlotte’s most prominent activist pastors, is stepping down after 17 years at St. Paul’s Baptist Church.
By Tim Funk | The Charlotte Observer | November 2, 2015
Ravens receiver Steve Smith injured, out for season (video)
Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. suffered a torn Achilles tendon Sunday and will miss the rest of the season, […]
By Qcitymetro Staff | November 1, 2015
Josh Norman on facing the Indianapolis Colts (video)
Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman talks with reporters about playing Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. The Panthers will go […]
By Qcity Staff | October 30, 2015