Local commissioner remembers holding NC teacher rally in 1989

Local commissioner remembers holding NC teacher rally in 1989

(Mike Rode | WBTV) CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – Mecklenburg County Commissioner Vilma Leake remembers in 1989 when she led teachers to a rally in Raleigh. Before she was a county commissioner, Leake was a Charlotte-Mecklenburg School (CMS) teacher and president...
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Get more familiar with NC’s Thelonious Monk (before his music stars at Charlotte Jazz Festival)

Get more familiar with NC’s Thelonious Monk (before his music stars at Charlotte Jazz Festival)

In the 95-year history of Time magazine, only five jazz musicians have been portrayed on its cover. Two of them — one in the flesh, one in the spirit — will be present April 13 at Knight Theater. Trumpeter Wynton...
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Missing Virginia Girl, Father Could Be In Charlotte Area: CMPD

Missing Virginia Girl, Father Could Be In Charlotte Area: CMPD

CHARLOTTE, NC — A two-year-old girl from Richmond, Virginia is missing and believed to be with her father, possibly in the Charlotte area, according to the Richmond Police Department, which is asking for the public’s help in locating the pair....
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NC State prepares for first March Madness with Kevin Keatts

NC State prepares for first March Madness with Kevin Keatts

Kevin Keatts looks on in Wichita at the NC State practice ahead of their game tomorrow. (Photo: WTVD) WICHITA, KS (GoPack.com) – The NC State men’s basketball team opens play in the NCAA Tournament Thursday when it faces eighth-seed Seton...
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High Wind Warning For Parts Of NC Friday

High Wind Warning For Parts Of NC Friday

CHARLOTTE, NC — High winds are expected in North Carolina Friday, as national forecasters warn that damaging winds could be felt across much of the western end of the state. A high wind advisory is in effect for the Charlotte...
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Two McDonald’s All-Americans to face off at NC private all-star game in Charlotte

Two McDonald’s All-Americans to face off at NC private all-star game in Charlotte

The annual N.C. boys private school all-star game at Providence Day School will feature two McDonald’s All-Americans and 14 college signees. How To Remove Skin Tags & Moles In 2 Minutes (Watch) McDonald’s All-Americans Coby White and Devon Dots...
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Charlotte’s Flu Severity Level Among Highest In US: Report

Charlotte’s Flu Severity Level Among Highest In US: Report

CHARLOTTE, NC — Charlotte is a national flu hot spot, with one of the most severe levels of influenza in the U.S., according to a new report analyzing national doctor office data. The Charlotte-metro area and the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro...
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6 NC Employers Among Best For Diversity In U.S.: Forbes

6 NC Employers Among Best For Diversity In U.S.: Forbes

CHARLOTTE, NC — Carolinas HealthCare System in Charlotte is the best employer for diversity in North Carolina, while Chicago-based investment company Northern Trust is No. 1 in the United States, according to a new set of rankings released by Forbes...
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