Local News Stories

Premium Outlets Bring Traffic, Safety Concerns

Thousands of residents in Steele Creek are bracing for a major traffic headache this week as the Charlotte Premium Outlets open for business. Read More »

Adoptive Parents Of Erica Parsons Arrested On Federal Fraud Charges

The adoptive parents of Erica Parsons, Sandy and Casey Parsons, were arrested on federal criminal indictment charges for fraud Wednesday morning. Read More »

NC Woman Embezzles More Than $4,000 From Walmart

Lincoln County sheriff's deputies have charged a woman with taking more than $4,000 from her employer. Read More »

Erica Parsons' Biological Mother Frustrated About Progress in Case

Wednesday marks one year since Erica Parsons was reported missing. No one has seen the teen since November 2011, when she was living with her adopted parents in Salisbury. Read More »

Ebola Outbreak Prompts Evacuations from Liberia

The Ebola outbreak in west Africa has Samaritan's Purse and a Charlotte-based medical missionary group evacuating non-essential personnel from Liberia. Read More »

Officer Dragged During Traffic Stop

A police officer was grabbed by people inside a car and dragged along a Charlotte roadway Tuesday afternoon. The officer is recovering from a leg injury. Read More »

Search and Rescue Crews Recover Body of Missing Swimmer

The body of a drowning victim at Lake Norman has been located just several feet away from where she was last seen. Read More »

Suspect Steals Copper Tubing in Northwest Charlotte

A man responsible for several break-ins in northwest Charlotte is on the run. Read More »

Maiden Woman Facing Embezzlement Charges

A Maiden woman has been charged with taking more than $4,000 dollars from the Walmart in Denver. Read More »

Triple C Summer Folk Festival

Don't miss the Triple C Summer Folk Festival this weekend in south Charlotte. Read More »

Detectives Charge Man in 1994 Sexual Assault Cold Case

Detectives with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department have charged 50-year-old Kirk Evans, for his involvement in a sexual assault case that happened in 1994. Read More »

Kannapolis Supports New Handicap Accessibility Symbol

Around the City of Kannapolis there is a new symbol to indicate handicap accessibility parking spaces. Read More »

Two Faith-Based Organizations Mandate Evacuation Of Nonessential Personnel In Liberia Due To Ebola

Two faith-based organizations are mandating the evacuation of all nonessential personnel from Liberia after two Americans were infected with Ebola. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County July 28th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Monday, July 28th.

Sheriff Cancels News Conference On Erica Parsons Case, Says New Leads Still Coming In

The Rowan County Sheriff's Office has canceled a news conference in reference to the one year anniversary of Erica Parsons being reported missing. Read More »