Local News Stories

Widespread Flu Cases Cause School To Close School Early

Excessive reports of the flu have caused Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy to close. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots December 18th

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, December 18th.

Cam Newton On Track to Start on Sunday

Head Coach Ron Rivera says barring any setbacks between now and then, Cam should take the field for the first time since his rollover accident last week. Read More »

Deputies, U.S. Marshals, ATF Search for Suspect After Chase

A manhunt in Catawba County. Neighbors are being told to stay inside their homes and keep the doors locked in part of Maiden. Read More »

Mom on Mission for Justice This Holiday Season

Angela Christy says her 21-year-old son was stabbed to death by a man with a violent record. She says if a judge had locked up the suspect years ago when they had the chance, her son might still be alive. Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Grandmother Says Grandson is Hero For Killing Suspected Intruder

The grandmother of the teenager who opened fire at suspected intruders spoke on camera only to WCCB Charlotte about that deadly night. Read More »

New Lane Opens on I-485 Outer Loop

An early Christmas present for commuters in south Charlotte. The new third lane on the outer loop of I-485 is finally open between I-77 and Rea Road. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots December 17th

Check out the mugshots from Wednesday, December 17th.

UPDATE: Suspects' Family Speaks After Boy Kills Intruder

Police released new details in the case of a 14-year-old boy they say shot and killed an intruder who was breaking into his grandmother's home. Read More »

150,000 Travelers Expected to Travel Through Charlotte-Douglas Over Holidays

AAA says nearly 100,000 Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles over the next two weeks. Most of them will take road trips, while nearly 6 million will fly. Read More »

One Dead In Mobile Home Fire In Iredell County

Officials say a man died in a mobile home fire in Iredell County. Read More »

Charlotte Cuban-Americans React to Change in Policy

We're getting reactions about President Obama's historic change in policy toward Cuba from Cuban-Americans who live here in Charlotte. Read More »

CMS Detectives Charge Man For Providence High Threats

Police have arrested and charged the individual who made threats against Providence High School.

Mecklenburg County Mugshots December 16th

Check out the mugshots from Tuesday, December 16th.

Charges Expected Against Providence HS Threat Suspect

The person who made death threats against Providence High School is still free. No charges have been filed, but we do know more about him and how police tracked him down. Read More »