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