Local News Stories

911 Call Released After 14-Year-Old Boy Shoots, Kills Home Intruder

Police are investigating a case of a 14-year-old boy who shot and killed a suspected home intruder Tuesday evening. Listen to the 911 call. Read More »

Menorah Lighting Marks Beginning of Hanukkah

Charlotte celebrated the start of Hanukkah Tuesday night with the lighting of a giant Menorah at Southpark Mall. The Menorah is inside at the Circle Court. Read More »

Drunk Driving Related Deaths Down in 2014

Department of Transportation Secretary and former Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx kicked off the annual "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" holiday crackdown Tuesday. Read More »

CMPD: Break-In Suspect Shot Dead by Grandchild Inside Home

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a man trying to break-in to a home Tuesday evening was shot and killed by a grandchild inside the house. Read More »

Man Dies From Injuries Sustained In November Wreck

Police say a man died Tuesday from the injuries he sustained in a wreck in November. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County December 15th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Monday, December 15th.

Developers Want To Build A Publix Grocery Store In Cotswold

Congestion and safety concerns are fueling a debate over a new grocery store planned for Cotswold. Read More »

Activists Light Domestic Violence Memorial Tree

Monday night, dozens of people honored the victims of domestic violence murders in North Carolina with a special Christmas tree lighting in Uptown Charlotte. Read More »

Officials: Inmate escapes from work assignment in Ashe County

The Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement are searching for an inmate from Wilkes Correctional Center, who walked away from an outside work assignment in Ashe County. Read More »

Suspect Identified After Providence High Social Media Threats

Concerned parents kept nearly half of the students home from Providence High School Monday. Read More »

Shooting Victim in Critical Condition

35-year-old William Washington is locked up, charged with attempted first-degree murder. Police say he shot his son's mother at a home Monday morning, then took off with their 3-year-old child. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots December 14, 2014

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from December 14, 2014.

Earthquake Shakes Caldwell County

An earthquake shook Caldwell County Monday morning. Read More »

Waiting Child: Elijah

The sky's the limit when it comes to this week's Waiting Child. He's smart, plays many instruments and and hopes to change the world when he gets older.

Rally Held in Support of Nativity Display in Dallas, NC

In downtown Dallas, people huddled around a live nativity Saturday night, signing hymns and rallying in support of a display now removed. Read More »