Local News Stories

Parents, Drivers Push Through Major Traffic Jam

Road crews expect another morning of heavy traffic at Interstate 77 off exit 28 in Cornelius. Read More »

Union Co. Redistricting Sends Kids to New Schools

A controversial redistricting plan went into effect Monday. Parents opposed to the changes fought a lengthy court battle, but were unable to overturn the school board's vote. Read More »

President Obama To Speak In Charlotte Tuesday

While President Obama will be in Charlotte Tuesday to address Veteran Affairs, the visit comes in the midst of multiple controversies, from racial tensions in Ferguson to the escalating crisis in the Middle East. Read More »

CMS Celebrates Smooth First Day of School

CMS is celebrating the smoothest first day of classes in years. Superintendent Dr. Heath Morrison says there were no problems with transportation or technology. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County August 24th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Sunday, August 24th.

Senior Pastor At Calvary Church Placed On Administrative Leave

Church leaders say the senior pastor at Calvary Church has been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation. Read More »

CMS Student Struck By Vehicle In Northwest Charlotte

Police have Beatties Ford Road completely shut down after a West Charlotte High School student was struck by a vehicle. Read More »

Teacher Raise Tax Referendum Hot Topic as School Begins

For the first time in years, teachers will be getting a raise in North Carolina. Voters in Mecklenburg County will decide if more is on the way. Read More »

69-Year-Old Veteran Shot In The Face Upgraded To Serious Condition

A former marine was shot inside his home has been upgraded to serious condition. Read More »

Belmont Abbey Soccer Player Dies After Collapsing At Practice

Officials say a Belmont Abbey soccer player died after collapsing at practice. Read More »

Social Media Buzzing About Possible ISIS Attack On SouthPark Mall

Social media is buzzing about a possible attack on SouthPark Mall by Islamic Military Group ISIS after seeing a suspicious tweet. Read More »

20-Year-Old Michael Lineberger Charged With Murder Of Kevin Crosson

Detectives charged 20-year-old Michael Stephon Lineberger for the murder of 26-year-old Kevin Crosson Sunday night. Read More »

Bojangles' Customers Robbed At Gunpoint

Police say customers were robbed at gunpoint at Bojangles' on West Sugar Creek Road around 7 a.m. Sunday. Read More »

Bicyclist Hit By Car In South Charlotte Taken To Hospital

A bicyclist was taken emergency to CMC after being hit by a car on Rea Road just after 9:30 this morning. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 23rd

Check out the mugshots from Saturday, August 23rd.