Local News Stories

Behind the Scenes Look at Ending Domestic Violence

Deputy Julie Stillwell is the only woman on a four-member team, and she is --by her colleague's account--the most successful at finding the abusers and helping the victims. Read More »

Thom Tillis Sits Down to Talk Campaign Issues with Will Kennedy

With early voting for the November 4th election beginning this week, Thom Tillis sat down with me today to talk about the issues. Read More »

Update: Police Don't Suspect Three Child Enticement Cases Related

New information in the three cases of men suspected of trying to lure children into cars in the Charlotte area Read More »

Police Investigating Possible Embezzlement at Local Christian School

The school's Chief Financial Officer resigned last month. An attorney for the school says they started finding evidence of possible wrongdoing in mid-September. Read More »

Community Holds Vigil for Charlotte's Third Domestic Violence Victim

Police say 44-year-old Jestine Clyburn was shot and killed during a fight at her home in the Hidden Valley neighborhood last Wednesday night. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots October 19, 2014

Check out the Charlotte area mug shots from October 19, 2014.

Bunker Hill High School Mourns Loss of Third Student in Two Weeks

Another tragedy strikes a community already in mourning. A third student from Bunker Hill High School in Claremont dies -- just two weeks after two others were killed in a car crash. Read More »

Teen Shot & Killed By Rifle In Dad's Truck

Teen riding in father's pickup was killed when a rifle somehow fired inside the truck. Read More »

Suspected Charlotte Child Predator Spotted Again?

A stranger threatens a little boy's life. Neighbors think it's the same man who may have tried to abduct child in the University area. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots October 17th

Check out the mugshots from Friday, October 17th.

Students, Parents Fight to Keep Charter School Open

Piedmont Community is shutting down it's upper school. Families say the decision is surprising and unfair and they want school leaders to hear their complaints. Read More »

HS Football Concussions at Epidemic Level

An NFL funded study found that high school players are most at risk, twice as likely to suffer a traumatic brain injury as a college player. Read More »

Walk Home from School Becomes Boy's Run for His Life

A seven-year-old says a stranger chased him when he stepped off the school bus. Read More »

Iconic Charlotte Landmark Demolished

Toyota City sat at the intersection of East Independence and Margaret Wallace Road for 42 years. Read More »

Second Suspect Arrested in Spencer Double Murder

24-year-old Darius Abel is locked up in the Rowan County Jail without bond. Read More »