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Mecklenburg County Mugshots January 28th

Check out the Mecklenburg County mugshots from Saturday, January 28th. *All are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
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Plea for help in solving December Matthews homicide

MATTHEWS, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – Matthews Police called for the public’s assistance on Sunday in solving a month-old homicide investigation. Police investigate death of Kannapolis man found shot in head after crash in Matthews Officers responded to calls regarding gunshots around 1:21 p.m. December 13th on Moore Road. Kannapolis resident Dashawn Dean, 27, was […]

CMPD investigating homicide in south Charlotte

Charlotte community hosts prayer worship event in remembrance of Tyre Nichols. The community gathered at Marshall Park on Sunday afternoon in memory of Tyre Nichols. Charlotte community peacefully protests after Tyre Nichols death. Updated: 17 hours ago. A group of about 50 people marched from the courthouse to CMPD headquarters...

CATS operators reach tentative labor agreement to avoid strike

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) operators have reached a tentative agreement to avoid a strike after months of labor contract negotiations. WBTV confirmed that the union will vote on the agreement on Feb. 4. The tentative agreement comes after three previous labor contract rejections. CATS operators...

Charlotte holds marches Uptown after Tyre Nichols video is released

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Along with other protests across the country, members of the Charlotte community marched peacefully through Uptown Saturday after the video of Tyre Nichols’ brutal beating by police in Memphis was released. A large group of people marched from the courthouse to CMPD headquarters to Marshall...

Happening Now: Retail Lab Boot Camp Applications

In partnership with the City of Kannapolis, the Retail Lab is accepting applications until February 28 for its free, 6-week "boot camp" program. The Retail Lab is designed for early-stage or pre-launch retailers in Cabarrus and Rowan County who want to launch a brick-and-mortar or e-commerce business in the retail products and services markets. Graduates have the opportunity to test their concept in the Retail Lab Pop-Up Store for 6 months and a chance to win a micro-grant to fund business growth.

First Alert: Rain chances throughout Sunday and Monday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A slow-moving cold will increase rain chances across the Carolinas today and Monday. After Monday, a few more disturbances will impact the Charlotte metro area through the end of the week and possibly produce some heavy rainfall on Thursday. • First Alert Weather Day Today: Cloudy,...

North Carolina Meals On Wheels In Need of Volunteers

If you live in Cabarrus County and have some spare time, Meals on Wheels could really use your help. They are dealing with a shortage of volunteers and are looking for folks to help deliver hot meals to homebound seniors. According to WBTV, there is a shortage of volunteers statewide....

Charlotte weddings: Chloe & George

Chloe (Leshner) Camisa was feeling pretty stressed out in the months leading up to her November 2022 wedding — and with good reason. This was not your typical bride-to-be butterflies; this was something bigger: The couple’s chosen venue, The Ruth, was still under construction. “I was pretty nervous,” the 29-year-old says.

Outlook: Rainy week starts Monday morning around Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – Jim Lytle here updating our cloudy Sunday in progress. Expect rain toward the evening, sooner in the mountains and foothills. 50’s a good bet for highs. A conveyor belt of rain along a stalled cold front this week keeps us wet and progressively colder as chilly arctic air funnels […]

Where to Snow Tube Near Charlotte 2023~ Including Interactive Map!

We are in the thick of the snow tubing season in the NC mountains. Resorts are ready for tubers seeking some snowy fun. Below are some great options within a few hour's drive of Charlotte, we suggest that you always call ahead to check with the resort before you make plans to head up. **Please make sure you call ahead and review the resort's website before you head out. We do the best we can to keep things up to date but prices, availability, and conditions do change.