Saturday morning cadets (most aged 12-18 years old) from Charlotte's MER NC 111 Search and Rescue squadron placed wreaths at the graves of veterans in Pineville's Crown Memorial Park cemetery. It was part of the National Wreaths Across America event, a day when people across the country placed wreaths in cemeteries nationwide, including Arlington National Cemetery.
Wreaths across America 2016
Dogs can play at Canine Commons
South Charlotte parks burst with activity, with more to come
As the weather gets warmer, residents all across southern Mecklenburg are flocking to parks. From baseball to lacrosse, running to mountain bike riding, fishing to disc golf, walking or observing wildlife, festivals to movies and concerts on the lawn, you can find it at a park nearby.
Queens Grant High senior Savannah Von Kaenel's play was chosen as one of three winning high school entries in the North Carolina Young Playwrights Festival hosted by the North Carolina Theatre Arts Educators.
On senior night, Darius Johnson, who has served four years as manager of the soccer teams at Providence High School, got to live his dream. He was in the starting lineup for one of the biggest games of the year.
North Carolina Tar Heels senior Theo Pinson spoke after Sunday's 86-65 loss to the Texas A&M Aggies in the second round of the NCAA basketball tournament at Spectrum Center on March 18, 2018. It was UNC's first-ever tournament loss in Charotte.
The North Carolina Tar Heels leave the court in the Spectrum Center after being upset by the Texas A&M Aggies, 86-65, in the second round of the 2018 NCAA basketball tournament on Sunday, March 18, 2018. It was UNC's first-ever tournament loss in Charotte.
North Carolina Tar Heels forward Luke Maye, a Huntersville native, spoke after Sunday's 86-65 loss to the Texas A&M Aggies in the second round of the NCAA basketball tournament at the Spectrum Center. It was UNC's first-ever tournament loss in Charotte.