North Carolina allows for both medical and religious exemptions to vaccinations. A doctor must sign a form for the medical exemption. There are no requirements for the religious exemption, other than a written statement from the person who wants the exemption. We look at the religious exemption numbers in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.
The event, hosted by The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary, raises money for homeless women and children at The Salvation Army Center of Hope and provides college scholarships for children in The Salvation Army’s Boys & Girls Clubs.
North Carolina is still the only state where no doesn’t always mean no. That is based on a 1979 law, and it sounds nuts, says one North Carolina lawmaker. Now, he’s trying, for the fourth time, to fix it.
One in four women and one in six men are sexually abused by 18. Statistically, you know a victim, even if they haven’t shared their story with you. Now, three stories from three local women, and the local non profit that offers help.
A heartwarming show of support in Matthews: carnival in honor of Charlie Holt. You may remember Charlie died suddenly at the age of five, nearly two years ago. His family has opened up to WCCB Charlotte about their loss.
The boy is also accused of threatening to rape a classmate and slash her throat. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the decision for WCCB Thursday. Meantime, two past allegations against a deputy involved in the investigation have surfaced.
More Parents Accuse Lincoln Co. School Leaders of Not Taking Student Safety Seriously; School Board Declines To Comment
Still no word from Lincoln County Schools about the investigation into a student accused of threatening to shoot up his middle school, rape a classmate, and more. We have learned the student was still in class as of Monday.
Lincoln County Mother Says School Leaders Are Failing To Take Claims Of Sexual Harassment, Assault, And Even Death Threats Seriously
A local mom is going head to head with her 12-year-old child’s school. She says school leaders are failing to take accusations of sexual harassment, assault, and even death threats seriously.
North Tryon Street at 28th Street was still closed hours later. The woman was just driving down the road Thursday night, when she was shot and killed inside her car. Now, the search for the shooters, as her family grieves.
Salisbury Police are investigating a dog attack that left a 6-month-old baby dead Tuesday afternoon.