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Amy Arrington's Trial Date Set

A Gaston County woman who faked her own disappearance to avoid jail time will go on trial in November. Read More »

Accuser Testifies in Ex-Coach's Sex Crimes Trial

Gary "Scott" Goins faces 22 charges involving three wrestlers at East Gaston High School. Friday, one accuser said Goins forced him to perform oral sex at his home while his parents were at work. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, July 18th

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, July 18th

CMPD Conducting Death Investigation In North Charlotte

Police are conducting a death investigation at a home in north Charlotte. Read More »

Moped Driver Suffers Life Threatening Injuries In Gaston County Crash

The Belmont Police Department is investigating a traffic accident that resulted in a moped driver receiving life threatening injuries. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots July, 17th

Check out mugshots from Thursday, July 17th.

Sales Tax Cap Bill Delayed in NC Senate

A bill that would cap the state sales taxes is delayed in the North Carolina senate until at least next week. The proposal would require all counties to keep the current 2.5 cent sales tax. Read More »

Sixteen Year Old Chester Teen Gunned Down

A 16 year old boy was gunned down in the middle of the street. It is the first murder of the year in Chester, South Carolina. Read More »

Charlotte Convention Center plans to feed 10,000

The Charlotte Observer reports 10,450 members of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority will sit down at 1,000 tables to dine at Charlotte Convention Center on Thursday as part of their convention this week. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots July, 16th

Check out the mugshots from Wednesday, July 16th.

Battle to Stop Union Co. Redistricting in Judge's Hands

Parents are fighting to keep thousands of kids from being shuffled to new schools. Lawyers for the school board say the last minute tactics won't work. Read More »

Man Sentenced to 10 Years After Dragging Dog Behind Truck

A man who dragged a dog for two miles behind his truck in Greenville, South Carolina will spend more than a decade in prison. Read More »

Charlotte Premium Outlets Bring Traffic to Steele Creek

The shopping excitement is building, but so are concerns about traffic and the future for surrounding neighborhoods. Read More »

FBI Rescues Kidnapped SC Man in North Carolina

A Mexican drug cartel may be behind the kidnapping of a South Carolina man. The FBI tracked that victim down and rescued him from his captors here in North Carolina. Read More »

Rowan County Teacher Accused of Sex Crimes

An 8th grade teacher in Rowan County faces possible termination following his arrest on sex charges involving children. Read More »