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Deputies investigating after man fatally stabbed outside Lancaster County home
LANCASTER COUNTY, S.C. - Deputies are investigating after a man was fatally stabbed at a home in Lancaster County overnight. [RELATED: 19-year-old stabs brother to death in Matthews, police say]
Twin triple-doubles 'pretty special' for LeBron James, Lonzo Ball
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A season ago, LeBron James congratulated Lonzo Ball on becoming the youngest player in league history to record a triple-double, breaking James' record. On Saturday, James and Ball set some triple-double history together in the Los Angeles Lakers' 128-100 win over the Charlotte Ho
Frank Kaminsky carried neighbor's baby down 44 floors during bomb scare
Charlotte Hornets center Frank Kaminsky took on the role of good neighbor during an evacuation at his high-rise building Thursday afternoon. Kaminsky was at home preparing for his usual post-practice routine of playing Fortnite and eating Cheez-Its when the fire alarm went off, according to Rick Bon
Town charter schools are one step away from happening
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg School (CMS) District is concerned over Senate Bill 469. It offers a technical correction that will allow municipal charter schools to hire teachers.
Driver killed after tree falls on car; Matthews family mourns
MATTHEWS, N.C. — As the winter storm winds down, one Matthews family is just beginning a long grieving process. 61-year-old Paul Ladd Jr. was killed when a tree fell on his car while he was driving with his wife. It happened on East John Street in Matthews on Sunday afternoon.
Man wanted on multiple counts of child rape in North Carolina
The Union County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for 31-year-old Daran Marte Wingo. Deputies report several arrest warrants have been issued against Wingo, charging him with multiple counts of statutory rape of a child by an adult and multiple counts of indecent liberties with a child.
LeBron James says meeting Michael Jordan for first time was ‘godly’
Upon facing Michael Jordan's Charlotte Hornets team on Saturday night, LeBron James was called to reflect upon the first time he met His Airness. "It was godly," James said, according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin. "I've said that over and over before, but it was like meeting God for the first time. That
Exclusive: Mark Harris addresses voter fraud allegations in race for 9th Congressional District
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Republican Mark Harris is speaking publicly for the first time since the North Carolina State Board of Elections voted to not certify the results of his race for Congress.
One person killed in early morning I-485 accident
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person has been killed in an accident that took place on the I-485 inner loop around 5:00 a.m. The accident occurred between South Blvd. and I-77 near exit 67.
Indian Land fire chief charged in York County prostitution bust
YORK COUNTY, S.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - The fire chief of the Indian Land Fire Department in Lancaster County has been arrested following a prostitution sting in York County, according to online records.
Butler High students to make up day missed after fatal school shooting
MATTHEWS, N.C. - While schools across the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District are being asked to make up recent snow days and time missed during Hurricane Florence, students at Butler High School have to also make up the day classes were canceled following a fatal shooting on campus.
Video: Hornets owner Michael Jordan smacks Malik Monk in the head
Malik Monk caught the ire of Charlotte Hornets team owner Michael Jordan on Wednesday night. Monk ran out onto the court after Jeremy Lamb hit a go-ahead bucket with 0.3 seconds left on the clock. Monk was called for a technical, which allowed the Hornets to cut the deficit to one.
South Carolina Fire Chief Arrested in Prostitution Sting
A fire chief is under fire after being arrested in a prostitution sting. The chief of the Indian Land Fire Department in Lancaster County, South Carolina was arrested on Friday in a prostitution sting at a York County motel near the Carowinds amusement park.
Student found with gun at Rocky River High; officials say no threat
MINT HILL, N.C. - A gun was found at Rocky River High School on Friday, school officials confirmed. [ALSO READ: Hundreds shot in Charlotte since 2012; more than 1,300 survived]
Ed Hardin: Southeast Guilford playing a very familiar foe for first state title
RALEIGH - Weddington High School is nowhere near Guilford County, and the Warriors aren’t in the Mid-Piedmont 3-A Conference. But there’s probably not a team or a program more familiar to Southeast Guilford.
Charlotte And Several Other Cities Across The Country Are Investigating Multiple Bomb Threats
CHARLOTTE, NC — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating after multiple bomb threats were reported Thursday afternoon across the city. So far, police say none of the threats have been substantiated.
Potential new election for District 9 could cost Mecklenburg County $500,000
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The investigation into election fraud in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District is leading Republicans and Democrats to call for a new race. According to Catawba College Political Scientist Dr. Michael Bitzer, smaller races have been re-called in the past in North Carolin
Child sex assault suspect wanted in Union County
UNION COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A man wanted on multiple counts of statutory rape of a child and multiple counts of indecent liberties with a child is being sought in Union County. Daran Marte Wingo, 31, was last living in the Indian Trail area, according to deputies.
HAVE YOU SEEN HIM? Man wanted for multiple counts of statutory rape of a child was last living in Indian Trail
UNION COUNTY, North Carolina — The Union County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for 31-year-old Daran Marte Wingo. Deputies report several arrest warrants have been issued against Wingo, charging him with multiple counts of statutory rape of a child by an adult and multiple counts of indecen
Video of Possible UFO Lights Off North Carolina Coast Now Going Viral
An unidentified flying object was just filmed and uploaded to YouTube by a fisherman on the North Carolina coast. According to ‘CRLarkin’, his video shows “Stationary orange lights in the sky. Seen east off of Cape Lookout on 11/13/18, roughly between 9-10PM Eastern.”