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Fatal motorcycle crash victim has been identified

The victim has been identified as 44-year-old Ronald Kenneth "Mark" Jenkins, Jr. of Lancaster, SC.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-19 18:11:00

Say It Ain't Bo: Bojangles' Closing 10 Restaurants, Scrapping Some Menu Items

C.L. King analyst Michael Gallotold the Charlotte Observerthese moves could mean Bojangles' is "clearing the decks" for a possible takeover, referencing Advent International, the private equity firm that owns most of Bojangles' shares.

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-08-19 14:40:05

SHOOTING IN WEST CHARLOTTE: CMPD investigate shooting at boarding house in west Charlotte, 1 injured

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after one person was injured in an overnight shooting in west Charlotte.The incident occurred around 1:45 Sunday morning on Avalon Avenue.[Man shot near transit center, charged with possession of cocaine]Police say an adult male victim

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-19 13:39:58

Marshville hosting open house on study

MARSHVILLE -- On Thursday, Aug. 23, from 6-8 p.m., the Town of Marshville will host a second drop-in open house for residents to learn and ask questions about a study conducted on the Highway 74 corridor which runs through Marshville starting from the western side of town on Main Street and ending o

ENQUIRERJOURNAL.COM - 2018-08-19 20:15:17

A man recovered in Lake Norman. An upper school coming. A missing man. Did you miss any local news this week?

Emergency workers say they recovered the body of a man Tuesday evening after he went missing on Lake Norman. Iredell County Sheriff Darren Campbell said no foul play is suspected. He said the death is being investigated as a suicide. Deputies began investigating when a passerby on Williamson Road ca

MOORESVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-08-19 21:00:00

SC MOTEL ORDERED CLOSED: Dozens evicted when South Carolina motel ordered closed

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WSOC-TV - 2018-08-19 15:14:44

CHARLOTTE PRIDE: Thousands visit uptown for Charlotte Pride parade

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Thousands of people packed uptown Charlotte on Sunday to celebrate the Charlotte Pride parade, the headliner of this weekend’s Pride festival.

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-19 22:23:38

INDEPENDENCE QUARTERBACK UNCONSCIOUS:Independence HS quarterback dies week after being found unconscious

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Charlotte Independence High School football player Davyne Simpson died Sunday night a week after being found unconscious in his home, family members told Channel 9.

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-20 02:59:03

Bojangles’ is closing restaurants and dropping some menu items. Is a sale next?

CHARLOTTE, NC (Katherine Peralta/ The Charlotte Observer)- In Charlotte, Bojangles’ is a household name.Its iconic yellow chicken-and-biscuits boxes are staples at tailgates around Bank of America Stadium. The Bojangles’ name adorns a coliseum near uptown. The brand has a cult-like following in the

WBTV - 2018-08-18 15:55:00

Credit card skimmer suspect arrested in Mt. Juliet

MT.JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) - Mt. Juliet detectives arrested a man wanted for charges related to skimmers, according to officials.

WKRN - 2018-08-19 00:06:00

FLIGHT ASSAULT: Passenger duct taped after attacking flight attendants to be deported

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- A federal judge ruled a woman will be deported for her actions on an American Airlines flight to Charlotte Douglas Airport.In January, a flight from Dallas was about to land in Charlotte when officials said Charlene Harriott jumped out of her seat and ran toward the cockpit.[RELATED


Dog, rescued horse form adorable bond at NC rescue

"Honestly with his condition he may not make it but I do feel he deserves a chance and I will help him," Daniela Snyder, who works with the organization said.


An armadillo was found in Charlotte. Experts say more could be on the way.

An injured armadillo has turned up in Charlotte, suggesting the animal has migrated to Mecklenburg County, according to a regional wildlife advocacy group.


GLORY- Pride T-Dance - Q City Metro

Featuring the highly acclaimed DJ Mike Pope, plus Hot Go Gos, Drag Queens and Drink Specials.

QCITYMETRO.COM - 2018-08-19 00:00:00

NC man killed, Fairmont man injured in vehicle accident near Pennsylvania/West Virginia state line

Marion Grabowski, 68, of Monroe, N.C., was pronounced dead on scene after a two-vehicle accident in Greene County, Pa., at approximately 5:30 a.m., according to Pennsylvania State Police.


SHOOTING NEAR TRANSIT CENTER IN UPTOWN: CMPD investigating after 1 injured in shooting near Transit Center in uptown

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after one person was injured in a shooting early Saturday morning near the Transit Center in uptown.[Man shot while breaking into uptown Charlotte home dies]The incident happened in a parking lot at 4th and Brevard streets just after 2:

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-18 10:09:30

Charlotte Pride Festival 2018 - Q City Metro

Uptown Charlotte hosts the region’s largest LGBTQ Pride event, including a FREE two-day festival on Saturday, Aug. 18 and Sunday, Aug. 19 in the heart of the city and the annual parade on Sunday! Approximately 150,000 people attended over the course of the weekend in 2017


Why Specialists Say NC Overdose Deaths Rising - WCCB Charlotte

“It’s hard enough to admit you have the problem because of society and the stigmas, let alone not being able to access basic health care for it,” said Blanchard.


Hundreds of pets across the Carolinas find new homes during 'Clear the Shelter' drive

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Hundreds of families across the country welcomed a newfur-everfriend into their homes Saturday.Animal shelters across the United States waived or reduced their adoption fees for dogs and cats for the annualClear the Shelterdrive. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Anima

WCNC - 2018-08-18 23:10:24

Man's family suing Charlotte police over fatal shooting

Twenty-eight-year-old Josue Javier Diaz died in January 2017 after he was shot by a Charlotte-Mecklenburg officer. The officer said his unmarked vehicle was sideswiped by a truck driven by Diaz, so he followed and they eventually got out of their vehicles. The officer says Diaz raised a handgun, and

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-08-18 13:26:44