District Attorney: No quick fix for state court system hit with Covid delays

Thousands of cases are awaiting trial at the Mecklenburg County courthouse
By Sarafina Wright | June 9, 2021

State offers $25 gift cards for Covid-19 vaccine recipients and drivers in four counties

Officials announce pilot incentive program for adults to receive vaccine in Guilford, Mecklenburg, Rockingham and Rowan counties.
By Laura Lee, Carolina Public Press | May 25, 2021

New SBA funding for restaurants opens next week

Priority will be given to owners who have been socially or economically disadvantaged.
By Maria Ramirez Uribe, WFAE | April 27, 2021

West Charlotte student uses pandemic hurdles as fuel for college dreams

The National Student Clearinghouse reports that historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs, have seen a decline in enrollment since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Gracyn Doctor, WFAE | April 20, 2021

Community vaccination clinic announced for Saturday

Health officials at the event with administer the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
By QCity Metro | April 13, 2021

Under a Covid cloud, Charlotte pastors prepare for Easter with messages of hope

The pandemic will force some churches to forgo in-person worship for a second straight Easter.
By Sarafina Wright | April 2, 2021

Let’s seize this disruptive moment in our schools to be a little more disruptive

If we have learned anything over the course of the past year, it is that work and school are not places.
By Dr. Ross Danis | March 30, 2021

Cooper increases occupancy limits, lifts curfew for on-site alcohol consumption

The governor's executive order will go in effect on Friday at 5 p.m.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 24, 2021

Cooper sets May 1 goal for statewide vaccination eligibility

The announcement puts North Carolina in line to meet a national vaccination goal set by President Joe Biden.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 18, 2021

Cooper moves up vaccine availability for people with chronic health problems

Eligibility for those in Group 4 will begin March 17. Those living in prisons, group homes and other congregate facilities also will be eligible.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 11, 2021