Opinion | Why is no one talking about the spread of Covid-19 in Mecklenburg’s Black communities?

With each release of new data, we see a disturbing trend that county officials have yet to acknowledge.
By Glenn Burkins | March 30, 2020

Who’s going to save the food trucks?

Charlotte’s food trucks are feeling the sting of canceled events and emptied office parks as government orders urge residents to stay indoors.
By Erique Berry | March 29, 2020

First COVID-19 death confirmed in Mecklenburg County

Public Health Director Gibbie Harris said this first death emphasizes the importance to stay at home and away from others.
By QCity Metro Staff | March 29, 2020

Gov. Cooper issues NC stay-at-home order

The executive order goes into effect on Monday at 5 p.m. until April 29. Mecklenburg County's stay-at-home order remains.
By Katrina Louis | March 27, 2020

“It got real on Monday”: Parents adjust to extended school closures

Parents share their experiences of juggling a career and kids at home due to coronavirus.
By Nakisha Washington | March 24, 2020

As shutdown looms, Charlotte haircare workers brace for uncertainty

An executive order by Gov. Roy Cooper requiring the statewide shutdown of all hair salons and barbershops will affect thousands of Black business owners and entrepreneurs.
By Patsy V. Pressley | March 24, 2020

Gov. Cooper extends school closures through May 15

Governor Roy Cooper says he's not ready to give up on school year, but statewide closures are necessary to prevent spread of coronavirus.
By Katrina Louis | March 23, 2020

Livingstone College student tests positive for coronavirus

A student at the historically Black college in Salisbury became Rowan County’s first confirmed coronavirus case.
By QCity Metro Staff | March 20, 2020

Westside resources for those needing help during COVID-19 pandemic

West Side Connect has compiled a list of organizations based or operating in the West End that are providing assistance.
By QCity Metro Staff | March 20, 2020

Along Beatties Ford Road, business owners ‘trying to hang on’ in times of coronavirus

Businesses along the Beatties Ford Road corridor react to coronavirus-related restrictions.
By Emiene Wright | March 20, 2020