Local News Stories

Missing Matthews Woman Found And Returned Home Safely

The silver alert for 78-year-old Dorothy Bowen has been canceled. Read More »

One Killed In 485 Motorcycle Crash Wednesday

Yoeun Yut, 30, was killed in a crash involving two motorcycles and a car on 485 near Steele Creek Road Wednesday around 11 p.m. Read More »

CMPD Officer and Wife Accused of Sexually Abusing Young Girl

CMPD says many of the adults in the girl's life, not just the officer and his wife, failed to protect her. We've got more details about who police say tried to keep the girl from coming forward and why. Read More »

Last-Minute Witnesses Step Forward in Coach Sex Abuse Trial

A pair of last-minute witnesses came forward, testifying Wednesday in the trial of a former coach charged with sex abuse. Read More »

UNC Charlotte Holds Emergency Response Simulation

The exercise allowed university officials to prepare for the possibility of a bomb threat during a crowded football game. Read More »

Iconic Penguin Drive In Faces Eviction

New problems for the Penguin Drive-In. The iconic Plaza Midwood resturant is facing eviction. Read More »

Charlotte Missionary Being Treated for Ebola Shows Improvement

Doctors at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta say Nancy Writebol is eating and speaking more. She and her colleague Dr. Kent Brantly are both being treated in an isolation unit. Read More »

Charlotte Woman Wins $200,000 From A $5 Scratch Off Ticket

Michelle Freeman of Charlotte won $200,000 from a $5 lucky scratch off ticket she purchased at the BI-LO on Pineville-Matthews Road in Pineville. Read More »

Bomb Threat Simulation at UNCC

Police and Fire Departments are conducting an emergency response simulation on UNCC campus. Read More »

Remount Road To Close For Five Weeks

All lanes of Remount Road will be closed from the 2020 block to 2501 starting at 2 p.m. Wednesday to improve the drainage system. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 5th

Check out the mugshots from Tuesday, August 5th.

Charlotte Missionary Arrives In U.S. For Ebola Treatment

The Charlotte missionary suffering from the deadly Ebola virus is now continuing her fight on U.S. soil. WCCB was there as an ambulance brought Nancy Writebol to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. Read More »

Fatal Collision Kills Motorcyclist In Harrisburg

Harrisburg Police are investigating a fatal collision that left one motorcyclist dead just before 5 a.m. Wednesday. Read More »

East Charlotte Fire That Displaced Family Ruled As Accidental

A fire that broke out early Wednesday morning on Dorn Circle is being ruled as accidental. Read More »

Ex-Wrestling Coach Spars with District Attorney in Cross-Examination

Scott Goins was fiery and sometimes combative during cross-examination. He told prosecutors he thinks his accusers are making up their stories. Read More »