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Ann Clark Named CMS Superintendent Through July 2016

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education voted to appoint Deputy Superintendent Ann Clark superintendent of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools at its Jan. 27 meeting. Read More »

Three Arrested in Edgemont Drive Home Invasion

Three men are behind bars after police say they went to the wrong house in a home invasion. Read More »

City Of Hickory Fire Department Says It Is Not Responsible For Phone Calls

The City of Hickory Fire Department says it is not soliciting funds for the city's fire department. Read More »

Tree Falls On Dilworth Home

Two oak trees fell on a Dilworth area home last night, forcing the residents to evacuate until the damages have been repaired. Read More »

Google's High Speed Internet and TV Service is Coming to Charlotte

Google and The City of Charlotte announced today that Google Fiber will be coming to Charlotte. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots January 26th, 2015

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from January 26th.

City Council Passes $22 Million Blue Line Extension Funding Increase

The funds cover unexpected delays in construction. Taxpayers won't have to pay extra because there's money set aside to cover the cost. Read More »

13 of 14 Abandoned Puppies Adopted

A fresh start for 14 puppies found abandoned on the side of Arrowood Road. All but one of the mastif-mix dogs have been adopted from the Humane Society of Charlotte. Read More »

Body Cameras Approved for CMPD

The Charlotte City Council will spend more than $7 million on 1,400 body cameras for CMPD officers. Read More »

Gang Task Force Examines Gang Problem in Chester County

Police in Chester County are trying to make the case for more officers to fight the war on gangs. The plea comes on the heels of three gang-related murders over the past year, including a City Councilman killed in a drive-by shooting. Read More »

Massive Winter Storm Causes Thousands of Flight Delays

A massive nor'easter hitting the East Coast has delayed more than 3,500 flights and canceled 3,000 more nationwide. Read More »

Man Turns Himself In To Face Charges

UPDATE: Police say Mark Ellis has turned himself in to face charges of Armed Robbery. Read More »

Identity Sought Of Armed Robbery Suspect

CMPD are looking for help identifying an armed robbery suspect who held up the Tupelo Honey CafĂ© in South End. Read More »

Sardis Lane House Fire Intentionally Set

Fire investigators have determined that a house fire on Sardis Lane was intentionally set. Read More »

Police: Man Robs Pharmacy at Rock Hill Publix

Police are trying to locate a man they say robbed a Publix store for prescription drugs. Read More »