The Panthers brought in free agent Donte Whitner and a couple of other safeties for workouts during the weekend, but didn’t sign any of them yet. They hope Dean Marlowe and the other injured players can return to provide depth behind starters Tre Boston and Kurt Coleman.
A prospective juror wore a Confederate flag with the words “If this flag offends you, you need a history lesson” on it to court this week in York County, South Carolina. A lawyer wanted her struck from service but a judge ruled she could stay, and a legal expert said that the flag itself doesn’t disqualify someone wearing it from jury service.
If you look around Charlotte these days, a forest of apartments is rising: Many of the record number of new apartments under construction are large, wood-framed structures with hundreds of units, usually four or five stories high.