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5 Weird Facts You Didn't Know About Charlotte

Charlotte. The Queen City. Whether you recently moved to Charlotte, have lived here all your life, or are just passing through, there may be some strange facts you don't know about the Queen City. That's why we've compiled a list of some of the most interesting, and least well-known, facts about the city.
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North Carolina Man Wins $1 Million From Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket

A man in North Carolina is celebrating a huge win after recently hitting the jackpot in a scratch-off lottery game. Charles Trottier lives in Clemmons, just outside of Winston-Salem, according to WXII 12. While driving around his town, he made a stop at Carlton's Tanglewood, a small convenience store on Clemmons Road. Deciding to try his luck in the North Carolina lottery, he purchased a $10 Platinum 7s scratch-off ticket.
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Backpack-Stealing Bears On The Prowl In North Carolina

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Two North Carolina Animals Added To 'Endangered Species' List

Two species in North Carolina just received a special designation. Both the Carolina madtom catfish and the Neuse River waterdog salamander have been listed under the Endangered Species Act, News Channel 12 reports. "The Endangered Species Act is the most effective tool available to save plants and animals from extinction,...
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North Carolina Woman Accused Of 'Overpaying Herself' Nearly $1 Million

A 65-year-old woman in North Carolina has been accused of embezzling close to $1 million from her place of employment over the last decade, WXII reports. According to the Chatham County Sheriff's Office, Cheryl Fields "routinely overpaid herself" while working as an administrative manager at Basic Machinery Company in Siler City, where she also oversaw the company's payroll. The Goldston resident was arrested and charged with multiple felony counts, including embezzlement and corporate malfeasance.
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5 Of The Best Donut Shops Around Charlotte

Donuts are one of the simple pleasures in life. Nothing beats biting into a sweet, fluffy ring of friend dough or the decadent delight that is a cake donut. Sometimes you want to treat yourself to something sweet to help start the day or maybe as an afternoon pick-me-up. Whenever you are craving a donut, take a trip to one of the countless amazing spots around Charlotte.