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NORTH CAROLINA WENDY'S CHUBBY: Gastonia Wendy's worker who put 'Chubby' on customer receipt fired

GASTONIA, N.C.- A franchise owner of a North Carolina Wendy's says an employee who called a customer "Chubby" on an order has been fired.The Carolina Restaurant Group issued a statement Tuesday that said they apologized to customer Jimmy Shue and terminated the employee, whose identity hasn't been r

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 10:45:22

CMPD: One person killed in single-vehicle crash

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY)- One person is dead following a single-vehicle crash early Wednesday morning, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-17 12:46:00

Gaston County Antifa Planning Rally This Weekend

“We will protest in front of Gander Mtn in Gastonia on Saturday October 20th at 10:00 am. You will stand down! We have brothers from at least ten states coming here. On the agenda is getting a petition to remove that Nazi statue at the Gaston County Courthouse and recruiting new members,”the post no

CHARLOTTE STORIES - 2018-10-17 12:59:16

ACUTE FLACCID MYELITIS IN THE CAROLINAS: Polio-like illness causing paralysis in children reaches the Carolinas

“There are cases where there could be some severe neurological conditions. Because of that, parents should be looking for signs and symptoms,” said Dr. Niraj Patel, Levine Children’s Hospital’s chief of pediatric infectious disease.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 09:17:07

Here's what will replace Kmart in Rock Hill as part of center's planned redevelopment

ROCK HILL, S.C.- Although the Kmart in Rock Hill is on the list of store locations to be closed by Sears Holding Corp., a Charlotte developer is way ahead of the game.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 15:10:10

Lincoln County man arrested in connection to kidnapping, attempted robbery

Reginald Aaron Ballard, 42, has been charged with first degree kidnapping, felonious restraint, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, assault by pointing a gun and communicating threats.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-16 21:46:00

GASTONIA DEADLY HIT-AND-RUN: Family wants answers after deadly hit-and-run in west Gastonia

GASTONIA, N.C.- Police in Gastonia said that, one morning three weeks ago, someone hit and killed Darrell Kendrick who was walking on Jenkins Dairy Road.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-16 22:19:29

ATRIUM HEALTH UNION COUNTY: Atrium Health plans for $116M hospital in Union County

Atrium filed the application Monday for a certificate of need to build a 150,000-square-foot facility, dubbed Atrium Health Union West, on the corner of U.S. Highway 74 and Stallings Road in Stallings. The proposed hospital would include 40 beds, including 30 beds for medical/surgical patients, six

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 15:02:13

NORTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPER SHOT KILLED: NC state trooper shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect in custody

COLUMBUS COUNTY, N.C.- A North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was shot and killed early Wednesday while conducting a traffic stop in the southeastern part of the state, according to the Department of Public Safety.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 16:50:36

RIC FLAIR SUED BY DAUGHTER'S EX-HUSBAND: Former pro-wrestler Ric Flair, Charlotte Flair sued by Charlotte's ex-husband

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- A man is suing Charlotte professional wrestling legend Ric Flair and his daughter, Charlotte.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 10:52:56

One Person Shot In Parking Lot Of Habitat For Humanity ReStore In Southeast Charlotte - WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One person was seriously injured in a shooting in the parking lot of the Habitat For Humanity ReStore on North Wendover Road in southeast Charlotte.The shooting reportedly happened around 2pm. Police say the victim was inside a vehicle in the parking lot of the store when another

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-16 18:41:05

Busy northwest Charlotte road closed while CMPD investigates deadly crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- One person is dead after a car crashed overnight in northwest Charlotte, police said.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 08:33:52

North Carolina man says Wendy’s worker body-shamed him on receipt

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — A North Carolina man says he was hurt and embarrassed after a Wendy’s worker body-shamed him on his order receipt,WCNC reports.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-10-16 18:53:30

Gastonia Wendy's worker calls customer 'Chubby' on receipt

It wasn’t the food that spoiled his experience, but a word that was typed on his receipt, shaming him for his weight.

WCNC - 2018-10-16 00:06:47

OFF DUTY OFFICER SPOTS SUSPECT WALKING DOWN STREET: Off-duty officer spots kidnapping suspect walking down street in Gastonia

Deputies said Reginald Aaron Ballard, 42, eluded officers in September after he kidnapped a Lincolnton woman and forced her to drive to a bank and attempt to withdraw $5,000.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-16 19:17:34

CMPD SHOOTING INVESTIGATION: Police: Injured victim knew gunman in northeast Charlotte shooting

ofCHARLOTTE, N.C.- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after a shooting sent one man to the hospital in northeast Charlotte.[IMAGES: Charlotte-Mecklenburg police investigate shooting in northeast Charlotte]The shooting happened just before midnight Tuesday outside a home on Cove Creek Dri

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-16 10:03:29

Deputies search for man who jumped from ambulance after arrest

Around 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 14, sheriff's deputies conducted a traffic stop on a car with a burned out taillight that failed to use a turn signal. Inside were John Wayne Goins, 47, and David Arnold, 28, both convicted felons.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-17 01:33:00

Police: Investigation Underway After Body Found Off I-77 In Huntersville - WCCB Charlotte

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Huntersville Police are investigating after a body was found near Exit 23 on I-77 SB Sunday night.A passerby reported seeing the body around 6 p.m. along the southbound ramp to Gilead Road.The road was closed for hours while officials were on scene investigating. Today, the road


Dallas Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident - Lincoln Herald

A 2w7-year-old Dallas man was killed Saturday when his motorcycle collided with a car on Old Dallas Highway.The Highway Patrol said the other vehicle was making a left turn onto Friday Park Road and Joshua Carle crashed into it shortly after 4 PM.Clarke was the only person seriously injured.The High


Police looking for woman accused of larceny who cut off electronic monitor

Police said Brandy Elaine Degraffenreid is wanted for multiple counts of habitual larceny, obtaining property by false pretense, damage to property and interfering with an electronic monitoring device. Degraffenreid was ordered by a court to wear an electronic monitoring device as a condition of her