Hornets say F/C Kai Jones will not participate in training camp due to ‘personal reasons’
The Charlotte Hornets announced Saturday that 2021 first-round draft pick Kai Jones will not participate in training camp due to personal reasons.
Former President Jimmy Carter turns 99; tributes come from around the world
Former President Jimmy Carter turned 99 years old Sunday. He is spending his day spending time with his wife, Rosalynn Carter, and their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren in Plains, Georgia, according to The Associated Press. He is the longest-living U.S. president.
FORECAST: Dry spell continues, clear skies for the Panthers game
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Estime and Hartman help No. 11 Notre Dame push past No. 17 Duke for 21-14 road win
A week after losing on a last-second touchdown, No. 11 Notre Dame came up with a clutch winning moment of its own.
Hughes kicks 54-yard field goal as time expires, Appalachian State tops Louisiana-Monroe 41-40
Joey Aguilar threw for 335 yards and three touchdowns and set up the game winner by hitting Kaedin Robinson with three straight completions, two for 14 and a third for 16 yards to reach the ULM 37 yard line for a game-winning kick that flew right down the middle.
Community hosts cookout to encourage alternatives to violence for Charlotte youth
The Little Rock Apartments in west Charlotte has been the scene of violence in recent months, and community members are standing against crime among Charlotte youth.
Non-profit advocates for Charlotte’s senior community with horse ride through University City
A local non-profit has a mission to help Charlotte’s senior community, and they put hooves to the pavement to prove it.
One person hospitalized from shooting near PNC Pavilion
One person was rushed to the hospital following a shooting near PNC Pavilion Saturday night.
Al Di Meola thanks fans for ‘love, support’ after suffering heart attack on stage
Guitarist Al Di Meola thanked fans for their love and support and promised to resume touring in 2024 after suffering a heart attack during a performance in Romania on Wednesday.
Powerball: Jackpot now stands at $1.04B
The Powerball jackpot moved past the $1 billion plateau as no one matched all five numbers and the red Powerball on Saturday night. The jackpot of $1.04 billion for Monday night’s drawing is the fourth in the promotion’s history to top $1 billion.
Oh, bee hive: More than 8,000 bees found outside Florida sheriff’s office
One can forgive a southwest Florida sheriff’s office for having the case of the hives.
1 killed, 1 charged after accident involving dirt bike in Concord, police say
One person is dead after a car crash in Concord on Saturday evening.
1 seriously hurt in east Charlotte shooting, officials say
A person was seriously injured after being shot in east Charlotte on Saturday night, according to MEDIC.
Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku suffers burns to arm, face
Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku suffered burns to his arm and face at his home while lighting a fire pit, the team said on Saturday.
MEDIC: 1 hospitalized, multiple scenes after shooting in Pineville
One person is recovering in the hospital after being shot in Pineville, according to MEDIC.
Waxhaw doctor accused of illegally prescribing, distributing drug used to treat opioid addiction
A long-time North Carolina family physician spent Friday at the federal courthouse, not with his patients, answering serious drug charges.
Car goes airborne, lands on train tracks; passenger hospitalized
A passenger was injured on Friday after the vehicle he was riding hit a concrete wall and flipped onto nearby railroad tracks, authorities said.
Government shutdown: Rep. Jamaal Bowman pulls fire alarm before House vote
Rep. Jamaal Bowman pulled a fire alarm in the House Cannon office building on Saturday before a vote was taken on a stopgap spending bill, leading to a pair of investigations.
Dozens gather for St. Jude walk in Uptown
Multiple walks were held across the Queen City, each one benefiting a good cause.
Panthers, Hornets team up with Bank of America to host youth clinic
Nearly 100 youth from Charlotte-area organizations participated in a clinic led by former professional athletes on Saturday to learn important life skills.
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