Local News Stories

Intelligence Says ISIS Strength is Growing

Intelligence information is painting a new picture of ISIS, who President Obama has vowed to dismantle and destroy. Read More »

Should Bow Hunting Be Allowed In Neighborhoods?

Bow hunting season starts Saturday in Mecklenburg County. In Matthews, permits to shoot deer in town limits are awaiting approval. Read More »

Hometown Heroes Escorts Cancer Survivors to School

Police motorcycles and patrol cars delivered some very special students to schools in Union and Cabarrus Counties Friday. Read More »

Puppies Found Tied Up in Trash Bag Recovering

A man doing lawn care nearby found them and brought them to the Indian Land Animal Hospital. Read More »

Defense Attorney: Timothy Jones Shouldn't be in Jail

Lexington police say Jones killed his children, wrapped their bodies in trash bags, and dumped them by the side of the road in Alabama. Read More »

Fire crews rescue woman impaled by gate at Hopewell High

A woman has life-threatening injuries after being impaled by a gate at a football game Friday night. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 12th

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 12th

Police Search For Suspect After Man Shot, Driven To CMPD

Police are searching for a suspect after a man was shot and then driven to CMPD on West Boulevard around 11 a.m. Friday. Read More »

CMPD Officer Hit By Tahoe

A CMPD officer was hit by an SUV in the Revolution Park parking lot just after 10 p.m. Thursday. Read More »

CMC Reopens After Finding Suspicious Package

CMPD's Bomb Squad responded to CMC for a suspicious package around 9 p.m. Thursday near the entrance of the Children's Emergency room. Read More »

Gastonia Police Officer In Serious But Stable Condition After Crashing Into Tree

A Gastonia Police officer is is in serious but stable condition after crashing into a tree on W Airline Ave and N King Street just before 6 p.m. Thursday. Read More »

Judge Delays Patrick Cannon's Sentencing Date To Oct. 14

Ex-mayor Patrick Cannon will wait longer to learn his punishment for federal corruption. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots September 11th

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, September 11th

America Remembers September 11th

The nation is pausing to look back on one of our country's darkest days. Thirteen years ago, terrorists used airplanes to forever change the landscape of American history. Read More »

Woman Helps Police Find Rape Suspect After Attack

A man is behind bars after police say he raped a woman, stole her car, and led them on a chase. Read More »