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Could this Charlotte-area teen be the next Ariana Grande?

You may not know of “Game Shakers” or its star, Madisyn Shipman. But Nickelodeon sitcoms have a history of paving the way to fame for their former stars, from Ariana Grande to Alanis Morissette – so it’s not out of the question that the 14-year-old Kings Mountain native might someday be a household name.

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Hornets’ hosts kept their love a secret, until ...

Jacinda Jacobs and Derrick “Fly Ty” Jacobs were paired up by the Charlotte Hornets as arena hosts for home games in 2014, but could never have predicted how good a match it would turn out to be. Here’s the story of how the duo went from co-workers to being a married couple who say they’re on a mission from God.

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Fly Ty and Jacinda Jacobs on togetherness

Couple cherishes working together and serving together
David T. Foster III The Charlotte Observer
Fly Ty and Jacinda Jacobs on togetherness 1:41

Fly Ty and Jacinda Jacobs on togetherness

Theoden Janes tries out Blackbeard’s Revenge at Carowinds 2:03

Theoden Janes tries out Blackbeard’s Revenge at Carowinds

Randy Moss Runs STAX Bootcamp 1:42

Randy Moss Runs STAX Bootcamp

UNC reacts after Luke Maye hits a three-pointer 0:23

UNC reacts after Luke Maye hits a three-pointer