Local News Stories

Monday's City Council Meeting Should be Anything But Boring

100s are expected to rally, dozens are expected to speak and one vote is expected to happen: on whether to add additional non-discrimination language to the city's existing ordinance. Read More »

Bootleg to Bonafide: Legal Moonshine in North Carolina

North Carolina: the first to ban booze, the last to bring it back. Where the folks didn't care to run for it. We're talking moonshine. Read More »

School Nurse Supervisor Arrested In Murder For Hire Plot In Court

A school nurse supervisor who is accused of hiring an undercover officer to kill her ex-husband was in federal court Friday.

Protesters Disrupt UNC Board of Governor's Meeting

Protesters disrupted a UNC Board of Governors meeting in Charlotte today, as the board discussed eliminating three community-supported centers. Read More »

Teen Charged in Deadly North Charlotte Shooting

Police say the suspect and the victim knew each other, but have not said what led to the shooting. Read More »

UPDATE: Family Calls for Changes, Help After Officer Involved Shooting

The family of Janisha Fonville is calling for police dialogue. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots February, 26th

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, February 26th.

CMPD: Man Killed Mother, Then Himself

CMPD says 43-year-old Christopher Davis shot 68-year-old Francis Davis inside their home on Farmwood Court. Neighbors say they wish they could have helped. Read More »

CMPD, Charlotte Fire, MEDIC Look to Recruit Next Generation

The three groups held an open house Thursday hoping to recruit Charlotte's next generation of police officers, firefighters and emergency personnel. Read More »

School Nurse Supervisor Charged in Murder-For-Hire Plot

Police say Fathia Davis told an undercover detective she would pay $4,000 for someone to shoot her ex-husband in the head. Read More »

School Closings And Delays

Snow and ice is causing local school districts to delay, cancel or dismiss classes early. Read More »

Drivers Prepare for Black Ice as Temps Drop

Snow melted throughout the day Thursday, but falling temperatures could cause black ice and dangerous roads. Read More »

Local Kids Take Advantage of Snow Day

With a majority of schools closed, children hit their nearest hill for a little sledding. Parents say they enjoyed watching their kids play in the snow. Read More »

Chester Women Raise $18,000 for Bullet-Proof Vests

A push in Chester County to keep deputies safer on the job. Two women presented the Sheriff's Foundation of Chester County with an $18,000 check Thursday. Read More »

CMS Schools on 2-Hour Delay Friday, Feburary 27th

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Friday, Feb. 27. Read More »