Local News Stories

Jonathan Ferrell's Family Speaks To WCCB Following Dismissal Of Charges Against CMPD Officer Wes Kerrick

WCCB's Terrance Bates talked to Jonathan Ferrell's mother, Georgia, and brother, Willie, moments after the Attorney General's Office said they were dismissing the charges against Officer Randall 'Wes' Kerrick. Read More »

State To Dismiss Charges Against Officer Randall 'Wes' Kerrick

A statement from the North Carolina Attorney General's Office says they do not plan to retry Officer Randall 'Wes' Kerrick. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 27th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Thursday, August 27th.

CMPD Chief Talks Kerrick Trial and Department Morale

CMPD and Chief Kerr Putney are trying to mend a rift within, while looking to build a stronger bond with the community it serves. Read More »

Club Owner Sentenced to Federal Prison, Residents Relieved

Residents of the Wesley Heights neighborhood are relieved by a nine-month federal prison sentence for the owner of Club 935. Read More »

Duke Energy Says Water Levels Low at Catawba River Basin

Our drought status may be better but Duke Energy is still asking people to conserve water. The water supply is crucial to providing clean electricity Read More »

Donald Trump Visits the Palmetto State

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump brought his no holds-barred campaign to upstate South Carolina Thursday. He explained why he thinks he's leading in the GOP race. Read More »

Police Search for Dilworth Bank Robbery Suspect

The robbery happened around three o'clock Thursday afternoon at the PNC Bank on East Boulevard. Read More »

Woman Arrested For Multiple Armed Robberies In Charlotte

Police say they have arrested a woman for her involvement in a series of armed robberies in the Charlotte area. Read More »

CMPD Officer Involved In Wreck In East Charlotte

A police officer was involved in a crash in east Charlotte. Read More »

Bissell Breaks Ground On Ballantyne Location

Bissell has started construction of a speculative 287,507-square-foot office building in Ballantyne Corporate Park. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 26th

Check out the mugshots from Wednesday, August 26th.

Are Local Employers Doing Enough for Worker Mental Health?

There were nearly 400 workplace homicides in 2013, the most up-to-date data reports. Read More »

Panthers Nearing Full Strength

The Panthers are nearing full strength as they get closer to the third and most important game of the preseason: Friday night's matchup with the Patriots. Read More »

Kerrick Attorneys Speak for First Time Since Mistrial

The attorneys for CMPD Officer Wes Kerrick are asking the state not to retry their client. They spoke Wednesday for the first time since a mistrial was declared last week. Read More »