The Superintendent for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools says he’s “at a loss” when it comes to preventing domestic disputes from spilling over into school parking lots. The comments come after shots were fired in the drop off zone of Lawrence Orr Elementary school Monday morning.
Family Dollar will be moving their corporate headquarters from Matthews to Chesapeake, Virginia by Fall 2019, according to a news release sent out by Family Dollar’s parent company Dollar Tree. The move will send 700 positions to the new Virginia headquarters and eliminate 200 other jobs.
he water level is slowly going down at Corriher Lake in Rowan County. Engineers have installed a syphon to get the lake back to safe levels following torrential rain.
Nearly two years after his death, the family of Keith Lamont Scott filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Charlotte, CMPD, and the officer who shot him.
Hard hits are a part of football no matter the level. “We tackle safely and try and minimize the helmet to helmet aspect,” said David Anciso, the head of the South Charlotte Rec Football League. He says the number of participants in youth football for their league are down this year. Fewer kids are parents opting for football.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools students will head back to class in less than two weeks. The summer days are over and the empty hallways will soon be filled with students eager to learn.