Local News Stories

Local Restaurant Takes Heat for Refusing to Host PFLAG

The eatery owner tells WCCB his decision to decline the group was just business. The group president says it was anything but. Read More »

Tax-Free Weekend Kicks Off in South Carolina

For some North Carolinians, back-to-school shopping means crossing state lines for cheaper deals... Read More »

Former Wrestling Coach Accused of Sex Crimes Takes Stand

Gary "Scott" Goins took the stand Friday. He described the "hazing" he says was a part of his upbringing. Read More »

Community Holds Vigil for Missing Teen Erica Parsons

The teen's biological mother, Carolyn Parsons, says she'll do whatever is necessary to get answers. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, August 1st

Check out the Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, August 1st

Man Arrested After Six-Month Long Drug Investigation

Kelan Brown, 29, was arrested Thursday after a six-month long drug investigation. Read More »

Police Requesting Public's Help In Identifying Watauga County Robber

Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a man who broke into New River Building Supply just before 4:30 a.m. Tuesday. Read More »

Emergency Crews Search Mountain Island Lake After Possible Drowning

Police, Medic and Dive Team Rescue are searching Mountain Island Lake for a man who is presumed to have drowned. Read More »

U.S. Doctor And Missionary Infected With Ebola Will Remain In Liberia Today

Dr. Kent Brantly and SIM missionary Nancy Writebol who contracted the Ebola virus while working in Liberia, will remain in West Africa today. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots July, 31st

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, July 31st.

Actress Maria Howell In Charlotte's Novant Health Thanksgiving Parade

Singer, Actress and Producer Maria Howell will be in the uptown Novant Health Thanksgiving Parade as an Honorary Grand Marshal this year. Read More »

Parking Problems at Charlotte Premium Outlets

The new Charlotte Premium Outlets brought thousands of people, and their cars, to Steele Creek. Now neighbors are bracing for a repeat. Read More »

Teen Turns Himself In After Hitting Two Officers Earlier This Month

Tyzhe Hough, 19, turned himself in Thursday after fleeing the scene of an accident and running over two officers July 6. Read More »

Charlotte Premium Outlets Expected to Bring in $10M Annually

One hundred retailers have set up shop in the 400-thousand-square-foot center. The outlets are expected to bring in about $10 million in annual sales tax revenue. Read More »

NC Senate Votes on $21.2 Billion Budget

Included are increased funding for kindergarten though college classrooms, and an additional $186 million for a Medicaid contingency reserve. Read More »