Charlotte’s new light rail extension connects students and citizens to their city

Buy PhotosCharlotte light rail’s 9th street station. Photo courtesy of Charlotte City Council member Greg Phipps. Charlotte’s new light rail extension opened March 16, and UNC Charlotte students are excited to be connected with uptown entertainment and internships. Charlotte City Councilman Greg Phipps said the light rail was very popular…

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. Te’Myah Plummer and her father, Travis Plummer, have not been…

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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 Hall at 4:30 p.m. ET in a first round game…

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 metro region, including Mecklenburg, Iredell counties, on March 2 until…

Motorcade bringing Rev. Billy Graham back to Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – The motorcade bringing Rev. Billy Graham’s body back to Charlotte from Asheville is underway. The procession departed from the Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove in Asheville around 11:25 a.m. and is scheduled to arrive at the Billy Graham Library at 3 p.m. The motorcade…

Charlotte Talks: NC Environmental Update

Credit Duke Energy On the next Charlotte Talks, we get an update on some of the key environmental issues facing North Carolina. Mike sits down with a panel of reporters and environmentalists to follow up on some of the issues facing us in 2018. This could end up being an…

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 area in Minnesota are tied for being the worst metro…

Iredell real estate transactions: Jan. 21-27

Buy Now The following deeds were filed in the Iredell County Register of Deeds office from Jan. 21-27. For more information regarding specific plots of land, visit www.co.iredell.nc.us/Departments/RegDeeds