Local News Stories

22-Year-Old Charged With DWI After Crash Kills Passenger

Lola Porter, 22, was charged with DWI after crashing into a tree that killed passenger, 43-year-old Christopher Turner around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday. Read More »

Union County's 911 Emergency Line Down For Cell Phone Callers

Officials say Union County's 911 service line for cell phones is currently down. Anyone using a cell phone who needs to report an emergency should call 704-289-1591. Read More »

Recall: Trader Joe's Produce Could Contain Listeria

A produce recall was issued at Trader Joe's Tuesday morning. Read More »

City of Charlotte Offers Duke Energy Counter Proposal

The City of Charlotte is working with Duke to move some of the toxic material to the airport, but that controversial proposal is changing. Read More »

13 Headstones Vandalized at Cemetery In Gaston County

Family members are heartbroken after what they call a vicious and sick prank. Someone damaged more than a dozen headstones in Gaston County. Read More »

City Council Approves New Zoning Rules for Restaurants and Bars

City Council approved a plan to loosen zoning rules for Charlotte restaurants, bars and breweries. The purpose is to clarify the existing zoning regulations and define what constitutes "entertainment." Read More »

Local Pediatrician Charged with Indecent Exposure

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer arrested Concord pediatrician Dr. Allen Cherer on Sunday at 2PM. Read More »

Heavy Rain Continues To Soak Charlotte Area, Flash Flood Warnings In Effect

Lots of rain is in the forecast for the Charlotte area over the next few days. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County July 20th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Sunday, July 20th.

Man Arrested After Stealing Lights And Posing As Landscape Worker In Iredell County

Richard Kraus, 25 of Huntersville, was arrested on Friday after stealing landscaping items and posing as a landscape worker. Read More »

Mother of West Charlotte Murder Victim Begging for Answers

It's been just over a week since Rashad Porter was found dead along Major Street near Freedom Drive. Read More »

Silver Alert Canceled For Missing 73-Year-Old Man

The silver alert for missing 73-year-old Fred Ward has been canceled. Where or how he was found has not been released. Read More »

One Taken To Hospital After Hidden Valley Apartment Shooting

One person was taken by Medic to Carolinas Medical Center with life threatening injuries after being shot in the Somerset apartment complex. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots Saturday, July 19th

Check out the mugshots from Saturday, July 19th.

Fourth Person Charged With Murdering 28-Year-Old Man In June

A fourth person, 26-year-old Orlando Thomas, was charged with the June murder of 28-year-old Terrance Johnson early Sunday morning. Read More »