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Baylor ends Arizona’s home winning streak with 58-49 win - The Charlotte Observer

Baylor ends Arizona’s home winning streak with 58-49 win  The Charlotte Observer

Makai Mason scored 22 points and Baylor dominated the glass to end Arizona's 52-game home nonconference winning streak with a 58-49 victory at McKale ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:44 am


George scores 33 to help Thunder top Clippers 110-104 - The Charlotte Observer

George scores 33 to help Thunder top Clippers 110-104  The Charlotte Observer

Paul George rendered the Los Angeles Clippers' traps and double-teams useless. Oklahoma City's forward shredded the Clippers for 33 points, seven rebounds ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:21 am


Alvarez stops Fielding in 3rd round for 3rd division title - The Charlotte Observer

Alvarez stops Fielding in 3rd round for 3rd division title  The Charlotte Observer

Canelo Alvarez landed dozens of body punches, knocking down Rocky Fielding four times and stopping him in the third round to earn his third weight class title, ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:15 am


Cal slips past Cal Poly 67-66 on Austin jumper - Charlotte Observer

Cal slips past Cal Poly 67-66 on Austin jumper  Charlotte Observer

Paris Austin made a 15-foot jumper with 3.8 seconds left and California overcame a late shooting slump to beat Cal Poly 67-66.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:04 am


Police visit ‘Saturday Night Live’ star after Instagram post - The Charlotte Observer

Police visit ‘Saturday Night Live’ star after Instagram post  The Charlotte Observer

New York City police were concerned about Pete Davidson after he wrote "I don't want to be on this earth anymore" on Instagram. And they visited the "Saturday ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:56 am


Reynolds, Oklahoma stifle USC in 81-70 win - The Charlotte Observer

Reynolds, Oklahoma stifle USC in 81-70 win  The Charlotte Observer

Miles Reynolds scored a season-high 20 points, Christian James added 16 and Oklahoma maintained its stifling defense in an 81-70 victory over Southern ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:37 am


Beatles fan’s collection has been growing for 50 years - Charlotte Observer

Beatles fan’s collection has been growing for 50 years  Charlotte Observer

Northern Indiana man has been growing his Beatles memorabilia collection for 50 years.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:01 am


Barkov completes hat trick in OT, Panthers beat Maple Leafs - The Charlotte Observer

Barkov completes hat trick in OT, Panthers beat Maple Leafs  The Charlotte Observer

Aleksander Barkov scored at 3:24 of overtime to complete his first hat trick and give the Florida Panthers a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 4:12 am


Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker vs. Los Angeles Lakers - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker vs. Los Angeles Lakers  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets start Kemba Walker has been in a shooting slump. He was 2-of-13 from the field Saturday. His thoughts:

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:50 am


No. 13 Virginia Tech holds off Washington 73-61 - The Charlotte Observer

No. 13 Virginia Tech holds off Washington 73-61  The Charlotte Observer

Nikell Alexander-Walker scored 24 points to lead No. 13 Virginia Tech to a 73-61 victory over Washington in the Air Force Reserve Boardwalk Classic.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:47 am


Lakers Too Hot for Hornets to Handle in 2nd Half | Charlotte Hornets - Hornets.com

Lakers Too Hot for Hornets to Handle in 2nd Half | Charlotte Hornets  Hornets.com

GALLERY: Photo Gallery | Fashion | Honey Bees VIDEOS: Team Highlights | Bridges Highlights | Honey Bees | James Borrego | Malik Monk. By Matt Rochinski.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:39 am


Lakers blow out Hornets; Kemba Walker scores 4 points - The Charlotte Observer

Lakers blow out Hornets; Kemba Walker scores 4 points  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets versus Los Angeles Lakers game report.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:38 am


CRIME AT CHARLOTTE MALLS: Dozens of crimes reported at popular Charlotte shopping centers this month | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte

CRIME AT CHARLOTTE MALLS: Dozens of crimes reported at popular Charlotte shopping centers this month | WSOC-TV  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - With just 10 days until Christmas, many people are braving traffic, bad weather and long lines to get their shopping done. “Crazy. I mean ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:20 am


'America's Got Talent' holds auditions in Charlotte - WCNC.com

'America's Got Talent' holds auditions in Charlotte  WCNC.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Thousands of people were hoping to land a spot on a major reality TV show this weekend in Charlotte. "America's Got Talent" held ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:46 am


No. 10 NC State women rout Maine 84-46 - The Charlotte Observer

No. 10 NC State women rout Maine 84-46  The Charlotte Observer

Kayla Jones scored a career-high 14 points and No. 10 North Carolina State routed Maine 84-46.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:20 am


Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego on Los Angeles Lakers' Showtime allure - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego on Los Angeles Lakers' Showtime allure  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego grew up in New Mexico a huge Los Angeles Lakers fan. The allure of the Lakers' Showtime era.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:03 am


Magic beat Jazz 96-89 to sweep 2 games in Mexico - The Charlotte Observer

Magic beat Jazz 96-89 to sweep 2 games in Mexico  The Charlotte Observer

Evan Fournier scored 24 points, Terrence Ross came off the bench to add 19, and the Orlando Magic rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat the Utah Jazz 96-89 ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:49 am


Charlotte Catholic delivers memorable comeback to capture school’s 6th state title - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Catholic delivers memorable comeback to capture school’s 6th state title  The Charlotte Observer

The sixth state high school football championship that Charlotte Catholic won Saturday was probably one of its most memorable.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:06 am


‘This will live with me forever.’ Vance coach Aaron Brand distraught after state finals loss - The News & Observer

‘This will live with me forever.’ Vance coach Aaron Brand distraught after state finals loss  The News & Observer

Vance High football coach Aaron Brand watched his team get close to winning its first state championship in Durham Friday, but three plays did the Cougars in ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:06 am


Person seriously injured in multi-car, rollover crash in Charlotte - WBTV

Person seriously injured in multi-car, rollover crash in Charlotte  WBTV

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened in the 3200 block of Providence Road around 2 p.m..

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:57 pm


Charlotte Hornets: 3 reasons to trade for Jabari Parker - Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets: 3 reasons to trade for Jabari Parker  Swarm and Sting

It appears that Jabari Parker's short time in Chicago will soon be over, and the Charlotte Hornets could be among the teams looking to add him...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:00 pm


Charlotte Catholic wins 3A Championship 17-14 - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Catholic wins 3A Championship 17-14  Charlotte Observer

The Charlotte Catholic Cougars defeat the Jacksonville Cardinals to win the 3A Championship at Kenan Memorial Stadium in Chapel Hill, NC on Saturday, ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 9:12 pm


Charlotte-Mecklenburg has tested 3,000 water fixtures in 89 schools for lead. Here's the tally. - Greensboro News & Record

Charlotte-Mecklenburg has tested 3,000 water fixtures in 89 schools for lead. Here's the tally.  Greensboro News & Record

Out of 31 schools tested this fall, 17 had no fixtures with unsafe readings, the school system said.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:49 pm


Furry Tails: Swiss, Charlotte & Mario Are Waiting For Forever Homes - CBS Pittsburgh

Furry Tails: Swiss, Charlotte & Mario Are Waiting For Forever Homes  CBS Pittsburgh

Are you looking to bring a pet into your home? Local animal shelters are a great place to find a furry companion. So, as part of Furry Tails, I'll be doing an ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:19 pm


Driver killed after leaving car that hydroplaned into wall on I-485 in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Driver killed after leaving car that hydroplaned into wall on I-485 in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

A driver was hit and killed while standing beside his car that hydroplaned into a concrete median wall on rain-slickened Interstate 485 Inner Loop in Charlotte ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:47 pm


Police respond to overnight shooting in east Charlotte - WBTV

Police respond to overnight shooting in east Charlotte  WBTV

CMPD responded to a call for *service* in east Charlotte early Saturday morning around 1:00 a.m..

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:53 pm


Mystified by a zone, Hornets fall to Knicks in overtime - The Island Packet

Mystified by a zone, Hornets fall to Knicks in overtime  The Island Packet

Charlotte Hornets: New York Knicks' zone defense baffles, as Hornets blow a big lead, lose in overtime.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:56 am


Cornerback Marquill Osborne transferring from Tennessee to Charlotte 49ers - The Charlotte Observer

Cornerback Marquill Osborne transferring from Tennessee to Charlotte 49ers  The Charlotte Observer

Former Hough High football standout Marquill Osborne is transferring from Tennessee to the Charlotte 49ers; two assistant coachs are also hired.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 2:02 am


Charlotte sets tragic milestone as 28th pedestrian hit by a car dies - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte sets tragic milestone as 28th pedestrian hit by a car dies  The Charlotte Observer

A man who was hit by a car while crossing East W.T. Harris Boulevard in Charlotte died at Carolinas Medical. He was the 28th pedestrian to die on a Charlotte ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:48 pm


Princess Charlotte wears hand-me-downs from Prince George - Page Six

Princess Charlotte wears hand-me-downs from Prince George  Page Six

Prince Charlotte posed for her family's royal Christmas card photo in a blue hand-me-down sweater that once belonged to Prince George.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:27 pm


Here’s the deadline for shipping Christmas presents in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Here’s the deadline for shipping Christmas presents in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

Frantic about shipping your Christmas presents in time? No need to worry, as the U.S. Postal *Service*, UPS and FedEx offer various options to ensure your gifts ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:01 pm


Hornet Frank Kaminsky's 'Drop game-controller, pick up baby' adventure - The State

Hornet Frank Kaminsky's 'Drop game-controller, pick up baby' adventure  The State

Charlotte Hornets: Frank Kaminsky did a good deed during bomb-scare journey down skyscraper.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:39 pm


Christmas fire sale: SC selling 80-foot forest lookout tower, but there’s a catch - The Charlotte Observer

Christmas fire sale: SC selling 80-foot forest lookout tower, but there’s a catch  The Charlotte Observer

An 80-foot fire lookout tower is for sale in Paris Mountain State Park near Greenville, South Carolina. Bidding ends Monday, and the state surplus auction site ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:25 pm


Prominent Charlotte anchorman Paul Cameron retiring after being On Your Side for 37 years - WBTV

Prominent Charlotte anchorman Paul Cameron retiring after being On Your Side for 37 years  WBTV

In 1981, Cameron was hired by WBTV News as a sports reporter where he would begin a commitment to serving the greater Charlotte community for decades to ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:53 pm


Delano Little retiring from WBTV after 29 years as Charlotte’s source for sports - WBTV

Delano Little retiring from WBTV after 29 years as Charlotte’s source for sports  WBTV

Roosevelt Delano Little joined WBTV in 1989 after spending two years as a news reporter and sports anchor at WJCL TV 22 in Savannah, Georgia. Very quickly ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:52 pm


Former Charlotte Hornets star Larry Johnson speaks on legacy - The Charlotte Observer

Former Charlotte Hornets star Larry Johnson speaks on legacy  The Charlotte Observer

Former Charlotte Hornets star Larry Johnson, the No. 1 overall NBA draft pick in 1991 out of UNLV, discussed the franchise's 30th anniversary season, his ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:59 pm


Michael Jordan defends slapping Charlotte Hornets' player: 'No negative intent' - Fox News

Michael Jordan defends slapping Charlotte Hornets' player: 'No negative intent'  Fox News

Michael Jordan, the owner of the Charlotte Hornets, was seen in a video Wednesday slapping the back of one of his players' heads after the player rushed the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:18 pm


Human trafficking ‘red flags’ in SC lead to arrest for kidnapping, rape of Raleigh girl - The Charlotte Observer

Human trafficking ‘red flags’ in SC lead to arrest for kidnapping, rape of Raleigh girl  The Charlotte Observer

Police in Spartanburg, South Carolina, pulled over a car, and an officer noticed “red flags” about a 13-year-old girl in the passenger seat, cops say.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 3:39 pm


Christmas Break Has Officially Started for Prince George and Princess Charlotte - HarpersBAZAAR.com

Christmas Break Has Officially Started for Prince George and Princess Charlotte  HarpersBAZAAR.com

Prince George and Princess Charlotte have now officially finished school and nursery for the Christmas break, according to reports. The little royals will be ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:00 am


WOODLAWN CRASH: 3 people hospitalized after two-car crash in south Charlotte | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte

WOODLAWN CRASH: 3 people hospitalized after two-car crash in south Charlotte | WSOC-TV  WSOC Charlotte

A two-car crash in south Charlotte early Friday sent three people to the hospital.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:46 am


Can Jeremy Lamb be the secondary closer the Charlotte Hornets need? - Swarm and Sting

Can Jeremy Lamb be the secondary closer the Charlotte Hornets need?  Swarm and Sting

Boy, Jeremy Lamb had himself a game to remember for the Charlotte Hornets against the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night. It may not have been his best ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:46 am


Charlotte ranked 107th of 107 in new ESPN list. (And ... 104th.) - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte ranked 107th of 107 in new ESPN list. (And ... 104th.)  The Charlotte Observer

Two Charlotte facilities, Spectrum Center and Bank of America Stadium, are ranked at the bottom nationally by a new ESPN report about food-safety violations at ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:22 pm


What’s causing the fatal crashes in the Eastway Drive area of Charlotte? - WBTV

What’s causing the fatal crashes in the Eastway Drive area of Charlotte?  WBTV

People in east Charlotte say they know if they're about to get on Eastway Drive, they need to pay extra attention. Drivers and pedestrians say the issues vary.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:44 pm


Sonic Automotive plans to create 500 jobs with call center in the Charlotte area - The Charlotte Observer

Sonic Automotive plans to create 500 jobs with call center in the Charlotte area  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte-based Fortune 500 company Sonic Automotive plans to open a national call center in Gaston County, creating 500 jobs in Lowell.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:24 pm


7 buzzworthy concerts coming to Charlotte in the next week - The Charlotte Observer

7 buzzworthy concerts coming to Charlotte in the next week  The Charlotte Observer

Friday 8 p.m. Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave. $15-$20. www.visulite.com. The Cleveland County roots band's Christmastime concerts at the Visulite are an ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:19 pm


What changes could be on the way for Charlotte's Belk Bowl? - Charlotte Business Journal

What changes could be on the way for Charlotte's Belk Bowl?  Charlotte Business Journal

A third conference is likely to join the ACC and SEC as an option for the Belk Bowl beginning in 2020.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:00 pm


Multiple bomb threats reported across Charlotte, Carolinas - The Charlotte Observer

Multiple bomb threats reported across Charlotte, Carolinas  The Charlotte Observer

Sixteen emailed bomb threats were received in Charlotte Thursday, including at the Vue and Catalyst apartment buildings in uptown. They were similar to ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 5:38 pm


Speedway Children's Charities' Charlotte Chapter distributes over $1 million - ESPN

Speedway Children's Charities' Charlotte Chapter distributes over $1 million  ESPN

Speedway Children's Charities (SCC), in a special grant distribution ceremony on Wednesday, announced that the nonprofit's Charlotte Motor Speedway ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 1:31 pm


Citation issued to construction company after worker’s fatal fall in uptown Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Citation issued to construction company after worker’s fatal fall in uptown Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

A citation has been issued to a construction company after an employee died at a job site in uptown Charlotte. The incident happened at a construction site off ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:10 am


CMPD charges 17-year-old girl in October east Charlotte murder - The Charlotte Observer

CMPD charges 17-year-old girl in October east Charlotte murder  The Charlotte Observer

Police arrested a 17-year-old girl in connection with the murder or a woman behind an east Charlotte laundromat on Oct. 17. Yamina Rookard is charged with ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:52 am


Hornets exhibit trust, execute defense in wild victory - The Herald-Sun

Hornets exhibit trust, execute defense in wild victory  The Herald-Sun

Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego constantly mentions that his team's margin for error is slim. There is probably no trade this season that would change ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 4:41 am


Speedway Children’s Charities raises $1 million for Charlotte area children in need - The Charlotte Observer

Speedway Children’s Charities raises $1 million for Charlotte area children in need  The Charlotte Observer

100 charitable organizations in the Charlotte area received a total of $1 million from the Charlotte chapter of Speedway Children's Charities, officials said at a ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 1:57 am


Good Fellows Club luncheon raises $1 million for Charlotte’s working poor - The Charlotte Observer

Good Fellows Club luncheon raises $1 million for Charlotte’s working poor  The Charlotte Observer

The Good Fellows Club, founded in 1917 in Charlotte, raises money for working families in emergency need through its annual Christmas luncheon. The club ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:35 am


Charlotte Hornets TV personality Stephanie Ready moving on - The Herald-Sun

Charlotte Hornets TV personality Stephanie Ready moving on  The Herald-Sun

Stephanie Ready, a part of the Hornets' television team since the NBA returned to Charlotte in 2004, is leaving for another broadcasting job, the Observer has ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:11 am


'Zillow Offers' Launches in Charlotte - Spectrum News

'Zillow Offers' Launches in Charlotte  Spectrum News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Zillow Offers launched in Charlotte Wednesday. The website will make cash offers to homeowners without having to go through showings, ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 11:20 pm


Charlotte housing market sees holiday slump as sales continue months-long decline - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte housing market sees holiday slump as sales continue months-long decline  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte has had a tight market for months. Potential sellers have been reluctant to list their homes, causing a lack of inventory across the region and forcing ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:40 pm


MARIJUANA AT CDAP: Police seize 57-pounds of marijuana at Charlotte-Douglas Airport | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte

MARIJUANA AT CDAP: Police seize 57-pounds of marijuana at Charlotte-Douglas Airport | WSOC-TV  WSOC Charlotte

Police said they seized 57 pounds of marijuana at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 9:22 pm


CMS made an encouraging call on snow closings. How’d it work out? - The Charlotte Observer

CMS made an encouraging call on snow closings. How’d it work out?  The Charlotte Observer

One day later, what did Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools think of the flexible approach it took to canceling schools? We're certain about what parents thought.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:26 pm


Cambridge in Charlotte: British education comes to the suburbs, and NC takes note - The Charlotte Observer

Cambridge in Charlotte: British education comes to the suburbs, and NC takes note  The Charlotte Observer

A handful of public schools in the Charlotte area are bringing the Cambridge international program to North Carolina. Educators say the intense British ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:17 pm


Here’s how to get tickets for NBA All-Star weekend events in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Here’s how to get tickets for NBA All-Star weekend events in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

On Wednesday at 10 a.m., the NBA will begin selling tickets for All-Star weekend events, such as the Celebrity Game at Bojangles' Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C., ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 1:15 pm


Tennessee Earthquake Impacts Reportedly Felt in Charlotte - Spectrum News

Tennessee Earthquake Impacts Reportedly Felt in Charlotte  Spectrum News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Impacts from an early morning, 4.1 magnitude earthquake in Tennessee were reportedly felt in Charlotte. According to the ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:11 pm


Charlotte felt aftershocks of a 4.4 earthquake in east Tennessee, as did upstate SC - The Herald

Charlotte felt aftershocks of a 4.4 earthquake in east Tennessee, as did upstate SC  The Herald

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 4.4 earthquake occurred early Wednesday in eastern Tennessee and was followed by a 3.3 aftershock. Charlotte felt the ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 11:51 am


UNC Charlotte takes down white ‘noosed figures’ that appeared to depict lynching - The Charlotte Observer

UNC Charlotte takes down white ‘noosed figures’ that appeared to depict lynching  The Charlotte Observer

A photo posted on Snapchat shows a “sculpture of a white body” hanging from a noose on a tree at UNC Charlotte, the news editor of the student-run Niner ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:21 am


Mailbag: Will Hornets be buyers or sellers at the trade deadline? - The Charlotte Observer

Mailbag: Will Hornets be buyers or sellers at the trade deadline?  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets fans are naturally real curious about the NBA's Feb. 7 trade deadline. How could they not be? Since the NBA returned to Charlotte in 2004, ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 7:56 pm


Traffic accidents mount as commuters take to icy Charlotte roads - The Charlotte Observer

Traffic accidents mount as commuters take to icy Charlotte roads  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police reported a growing number of traffic accidents Tuesday morning as commuters traveled icy roads after the weekend snow.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 1:58 pm


Another tower is coming to change the Charlotte skyline - The Charlotte Observer

Another tower is coming to change the Charlotte skyline  The Charlotte Observer

What's the new Charlotte skyline tower? Lincoln Harris said Deloitte will anchor an office building at the Legacy Union site, under construction at the former ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 12:00 pm


CHARLOTTE SNOW LIVE WEATHER UPDATES: TRACKING: Worst of winter storm gone, leaves concern for black ice | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE SNOW LIVE WEATHER UPDATES: TRACKING: Worst of winter storm gone, leaves concern for black ice | WSOC-TV  WSOC Charlotte

Our meteorologists have been tracking this system for days and are monitoring snow, sleet, and rain falling across the region. Watch the latest forecast update ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Charlotte CEOs: We’re working to prepare for the next downturn - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte CEOs: We’re working to prepare for the next downturn  The Charlotte Observer

CEOs of Bank of America, Duke Energy and Sealed Air said during a panel in uptown Charlotte N.C. Monday that although the local economy has recovered ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 10:27 pm


As winter storm retreats, uptown Charlotte faces hazard from ice falling off buildings - The Charlotte Observer

As winter storm retreats, uptown Charlotte faces hazard from ice falling off buildings  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police shut down an uptown street Monday after reports of ice falling from the Duke Energy Center as a winter storm departed the ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 9:00 pm


Late change to CMS plan: Northern schools closed Tuesday, the rest on two-hour delay - The Charlotte Observer

Late change to CMS plan: Northern schools closed Tuesday, the rest on two-hour delay  The Charlotte Observer

Hours after saying all schools would reopen on a two-hour delay, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools announced that 35 will remain closed Tuesday because of ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 8:25 pm


NC weather closings pose questions about student learning - The Charlotte Observer

NC weather closings pose questions about student learning  The Charlotte Observer

After NC was been walloped by two hurricanes and an early winter storm, administrators are asking: What should the state do about all the school days North ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 8:04 pm


Will Charlotte roads be frozen during Tuesday commute? Here’s the latest prediction - The Charlotte Observer

Will Charlotte roads be frozen during Tuesday commute? Here’s the latest prediction  The Charlotte Observer

Latest Charlotte forecast: When will the melting ice and snow refreeze on roads, creating black ice? Monday commute won't be bad but the Weather Channel ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 5:12 pm


Charlotte’s dangerous paralysis on scooters - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte’s dangerous paralysis on scooters  The Charlotte Observer

As cities across NC and the US adopt rules for scooters, Charlotte again moves slowly to protect residents, consumers.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 4:01 pm


Latest Charlotte forecast: Sleet, snow, rain, ice on Monday - The Charlotte Observer

Latest Charlotte forecast: Sleet, snow, rain, ice on Monday  The Charlotte Observer

Temperatures rose above freezing in Charlotte on Monday as a winter storm moved out after a final dusting of snow. But roads will refreeze Monday night as ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 11:39 am


Charlotte Hornets vs. New York Knicks | Game recap 12.9.18 - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets vs. New York Knicks | Game recap 12.9.18  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Hornets versus New York Knicks: Kemba Walker dominates in fourth road victory this season.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 3:01 am


CMS will close Monday for winter storm. It’s Day 6 and first semester isn’t over. - The Charlotte Observer

CMS will close Monday for winter storm. It’s Day 6 and first semester isn’t over.  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools will close Monday because of icy roads and power outages. The first winter weather closing follows five days of classes ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 9:44 pm


‘Facebook church’: Charlotte’s faithful find ways to worship on a snowy day - The Charlotte Observer

‘Facebook church’: Charlotte’s faithful find ways to worship on a snowy day  The Charlotte Observer

Snow and ice across Charlotte, NC, on Sunday caused some churches to close but others stayed open, and at least one congregation found an unusual way to ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 9:42 pm


How did storm affect your area? County-by-county look at weather, outages and closings - The Charlotte Observer

How did storm affect your area? County-by-county look at weather, outages and closings  The Charlotte Observer

How much snow, sleet fell in your area during the winter weather storm in December 2018? Here's a look, by county, for areas of the Carolinas.

Published on 9 December 2018 | 4:56 pm


Winter Storm Impacts Charlotte - Spectrum News

Winter Storm Impacts Charlotte  Spectrum News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Charlotte metro area is seeing slick, potentially icy roads while the mountains, foothills and areas north and west of the metro area are ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 12:36 pm


Over 1,000 flights canceled out of Charlotte as winter storm blasts region - FOX 46 Charlotte

Over 1,000 flights canceled out of Charlotte as winter storm blasts region  FOX 46 Charlotte

More than 1000 flights at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, the sixth busiest airport in the country, have been canceled as a winter storm blasts the region.

Published on 9 December 2018 | 11:23 am


UNC Charlotte student charged with first-degree murder - The Charlotte Observer

UNC Charlotte student charged with first-degree murder  The Charlotte Observer

A UNC Charlotte student is among three suspects police charged with murder in the shooting of a 21-year-old man during a robbery at an apartment complex ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 6:30 pm


Latest forecast for Charlotte: 8 inches of snow, power outages, ‘treacherous’ travel - The Charlotte Observer

Latest forecast for Charlotte: 8 inches of snow, power outages, ‘treacherous’ travel  The Charlotte Observer

Latest National Weather *Service* forecast: Charlotte to get 8 inches of snow and nearly a tenth of an inch of ice this weekend from the season's first winter storm ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Where do Charlotte chefs go for the best late-night eats? - The Charlotte Observer

Where do Charlotte chefs go for the best late-night eats?  The Charlotte Observer

Great wings, all-night finds and even a waffle sandwich: We asked 6 Charlotte chefs where they go to eat after hours.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 2:31 pm


Charlotte latest forecast: snow, ice, rain, sleet, commute - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte latest forecast: snow, ice, rain, sleet, commute  The Charlotte Observer

Latest National Weather *Service* forecast: Charlotte to get 9 inches of snow and ice this weekend, with twice that much in counties to the north and west. Monday ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 12:00 pm


Here's the latest snow forecast for Charlotte. Expect historic winter weather. - Charlotte Observer

Here's the latest snow forecast for Charlotte. Expect historic winter weather.  Charlotte Observer

This is the latest weather forecast for the Charlotte area from WBTV. The forecast is calling for historic amounts of snow and ice.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Man accused of sex trafficking a woman from Charlotte to Myrtle Beach could leave jail - The Charlotte Observer

Man accused of sex trafficking a woman from Charlotte to Myrtle Beach could leave jail  The Charlotte Observer

Bond was set for a man accused of taking a woman from Columbia to Charlotte to Myrtle Beach and forced her into prostitution. Dequan Blakeney appeared in a ...

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


LendingTree to add more than 400 jobs in Charlotte, NC - The Charlotte Observer

LendingTree to add more than 400 jobs in Charlotte, NC  The Charlotte Observer

LendingTree, the online *service* that matches borrowers with lenders, announced Thursday plans to nearly double its local footprint after receiving state ...

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Critics: Company makes affordable housing worse in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Critics: Company makes affordable housing worse in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

Tricon American Homes, a California company, bought hundreds of houses across Charlotte, North Carolina, after the mortgage crisis, raised rents and ...

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Happy birthday, Charlotte. The city turns 250 today. - The Charlotte Observer

Happy birthday, Charlotte. The city turns 250 today.  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte celebrates its 250th anniversary December 3 as part of a nearly year-long series of events. In the city's past are fleeing Confederates, a ban on alcohol, ...

Published on 2 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Man shot by Charlotte police called 911 to report he had a gun, neighbors upset him - The Charlotte Observer

Man shot by Charlotte police called 911 to report he had a gun, neighbors upset him  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers shot a person armed with a handgun in east Charlotte, North Carolina, off Independence Boulevard. CMPD Chief Kerr ...

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am


4-year-old boy found safe after being reported missing from south Charlotte apartment - The Charlotte Observer

4-year-old boy found safe after being reported missing from south Charlotte apartment  The Charlotte Observer

The 4-year-old boy was reported missing since just after midnight Friday from south Charlotte's Emerald Bay apartments has been found safe, according to a ...

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


PHOTOS: Honeywell bringing 750 jobs, global HQ to Charlotte - Charlotte Business Journal

PHOTOS: Honeywell bringing 750 jobs, global HQ to Charlotte  Charlotte Business Journal

Honeywell, a Fortune 100 electronics manufacturer, is relocating from Morris Plains, N.J., bringing 750 jobs by 2024 to Charlotte.

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Honeywell planning to move headquarters to Charlotte, NC, sources say - The News & Observer

Honeywell planning to move headquarters to Charlotte, NC, sources say  The News & Observer

Charlotte is poised to become home to a Fortune 100 corporate headquarters that could bring 750 jobs that pay median salaries of $85,000 to the city, under ...

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Contractors miss deadline to upgrade NC freeway lights, including 1000s in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Contractors miss deadline to upgrade NC freeway lights, including 1000s in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

Contractors want another four months to finish a statewide upgrade of freeway lights, including nearly 3000 in the Charlotte area, that was due to be finished Nov ...

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Get ready for lower speed limits, more speed humps and more stop signs in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Get ready for lower speed limits, more speed humps and more stop signs in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte drivers, get ready to slow down. City Council on Monday unanimously approved a new set of traffic-calming measures that are intended to make the ...

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Charlotte’s convention center is about to get a $110 million expansion - The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte’s convention center is about to get a $110 million expansion  The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte City Council has voted to expand the city's convention center with a $110 million project funded by tourism taxes. It will add a walkway over Stonewall ...

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


These upcoming Charlotte airport changes should make for a better passenger experience - The Charlotte Observer

These upcoming Charlotte airport changes should make for a better passenger experience  The Charlotte Observer

Passengers will see some welcome changes at Charlotte Douglas International Airport next year as concourses undergo renovations to improve the experience ...

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am


The financial crisis rocked Charlotte. Here’s what’s changed in the past decade. - The Charlotte Observer

The financial crisis rocked Charlotte. Here’s what’s changed in the past decade.  The Charlotte Observer

The 2008 financial crisis changed “Banktown” Charlotte, NC, as Wachovia was bought by San Francisco's Wells Fargo and Bank of America's CEO stepped ...

Published on 20 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Plays, concerts and ballets: Here’s your 2018 holiday arts roundup in Charlotte - The Charlotte Observer

Plays, concerts and ballets: Here’s your 2018 holiday arts roundup in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

There are 18 holiday arts events that roll around with eggnog regularity in Charlotte, including plays, concerts and ballets. This is The Observer's guide to ...

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am








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