ABC Officers W. Long and L. Riley patrol the streets on the Friday night and Saturday morning shift as part of the Operation Safe Streets program. Through the program, officers are helping people avoid DWIs when they are drunk before they get into their cars at night coming from clubs and bars. People are cautioned and offered a safe ride home either through free taxi vouchers or contact with a friend or relative, to stop impaired individuals before they get behind the wheel of a motor vehicle, endangering themselves and others.
In 1970, Tom Tate's life changed. He and his high school sweet heart, Susan Supernaw parted. He had proposed and she said, no. Tate was heart broken. A phone call from Supernaw years later would rekindle a relationship that would reunite Tommy and Susie.
Tom Tate has dedicated more than a decade to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board, only to see his dreams of reintegrated schools dissolve in a divided community. However, the school board did unite to hire Clayton Wilcox as the new superintendent and approved a student assignment plan.
In late 2014, construction began on 300 South Tryon, a new 25-story building next to uptown’s Latta Arcade. It was a milestone for Charlotte, which had not seen groundbreaking on an office tower since the recession.
Three years later, officials including the CEO of asset manager Barings, Tom Finke, gathered Thursday for a grand opening of the 300 South Tryon project, whose occupants include Charlotte’s first Kimpton hotel and the corporate headquarters for Barings.
Harding High football coach Sam Greiner has rebuilt Harding's football program through his faith and his perserverance, and the Rams are a favorite to win the NC 4A football championship. Harding is 10-1 in Greiner's third season and enjoying their best season in 30 years. QB Braheam Murphy, who moved in with the coach two years ago.
Harding High football coach Sam Greiner has rebuilt Harding's football program through his faith and his perseverance, and the Rams are a favorite to win the NC 4A football championship. Harding is 10-1 in Greiner's third season and enjoying their best season in 30 years.