Local News Stories

Search Warrants Reveal Evidence in UNC Triple Murder

Search warrants released Friday reveal new details in the murders of three Muslim college students in Chapel Hill. Read More »

Cementing the Future Through Coal Ash

Storing coal ash costs Duke Energy, and that cost is passed on in your bill. But coal ash could cement future growth in NC. Read More »

Husband: Wife Is "Walking Miracle" After Tree Crushes Car

There is concern high winds could cause more trees to come crashing down like one that hit a car in Elizabeth Thursday. WCCB talked to a local Arborist about tree concerns. Read More »

Mom of Four Wins Powerball Jackpot

A mother's last-minute decision to buy a lottery ticket is paying off big time. A woman in Shallotte, North Carolina stepped up Friday to claim her share in the $564 million Powerball jackpot. Read More »

'Survivalist' Accused of Kidnapping, Sexual Assault Arrested in Oregon

A so-called survivalist survived all the way from Chesterfield County, South Carolina to Oregon. Until Friday. Read More »

Harry Potter's Quidditch Tournament Returns To Rock Hill

The U.S. Quidditch World Cup is set to return to Rock Hill this spring. Read More »

A Hickory Home Catches Fire Just After Midnight

Shortly after midnight Friday morning, Hickory firefighters responded to a garage fire on 16th Street in Hickory. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots February, 12th

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, February 12th.

'50 Shades of Grey' Means Lots of Green for Local Biz

Opening weekend in the US was carefully calculated to coincide with Valentine's Day. As movie theaters are preparing for the rush, so are other businesses. Read More »

Cold Case: Victim's Daughter Knew Her Mother's Suspected Killer

A grandmother stabbed in her home, and 15 years later, police have made an arrest. Read More »

FBI Opens Inquiry Into Murder of Muslim Students

Police say an ongoing dispute over parking might be to blame for the murders. The victims' friends and family insist it's a hate crime. Read More »

Police Link Lake Wylie Murder to South Charlotte Robbery

For the first time, prosecutors are publicly linking the murder of a Lake Wylie couple to a robbery at their south Charlotte mattress store. Read More »

UPDATE: More Than A Dozen Victims Claim They Were Assaulted By Charlotte Doctor

Detectives say 14 more victims have come forward claiming they were victimized by a Charlotte doctor.

School Closings and Delays

Take a look at these school closings and delays in WCCB's viewing area. Read More »

UPDATE: Missing Charlotte Man Found Safe

Police are searching for a man who went missing Thursday morning. Read More »