More Videos

Panthers Curtis Samuel: I have to make that play 0:29

Panthers Curtis Samuel: I have to make that play

Hot air balloons take to the air in Statesville 1:02

Hot air balloons take to the air in Statesville

Cam Newton had his moments on Sunday, says Panthers coach Ron Rivera 0:25

Cam Newton had his moments on Sunday, says Panthers coach Ron Rivera

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist back at practice after two weeks 0:33

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist back at practice after two weeks

Panthers Cam Newton: We squandered an opportunity against Bears 0:37

Panthers Cam Newton: We squandered an opportunity against Bears

Panthers Ron Rivera: 'Three plays cost us the game' 0:45

Panthers Ron Rivera: 'Three plays cost us the game'

NASCAR drivers at  Charlotte Motor Speedway for Roval tire test 1:27

NASCAR drivers at Charlotte Motor Speedway for Roval tire test

Wells Fargo CEO answers questions about jobs that were shipped over seas 3:51

Wells Fargo CEO answers questions about jobs that were shipped over seas

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist returns following absence 1:29

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist returns following absence

Charlotte's number of homicides is outpacing last year's total. Here are some solutions. 3:08

Charlotte's number of homicides is outpacing last year's total. Here are some solutions.

  • I-77 toll lane construction continues

    Many north Mecklenburg residents have lambasted the toll lanes as unfair. Others are upset that the project isn’t adding any extra free lane capacity to I-77 and that all of the expansion is with new express toll lanes.

Many north Mecklenburg residents have lambasted the toll lanes as unfair. Others are upset that the project isn’t adding any extra free lane capacity to I-77 and that all of the expansion is with new express toll lanes. Davie Hinshaw The Charlotte Observer
Many north Mecklenburg residents have lambasted the toll lanes as unfair. Others are upset that the project isn’t adding any extra free lane capacity to I-77 and that all of the expansion is with new express toll lanes. Davie Hinshaw The Charlotte Observer

You may not be safe from Lake Norman’s curse

September 18, 2017 7:09 AM

More Videos

Panthers Curtis Samuel: I have to make that play 0:29

Panthers Curtis Samuel: I have to make that play

Hot air balloons take to the air in Statesville 1:02

Hot air balloons take to the air in Statesville

Cam Newton had his moments on Sunday, says Panthers coach Ron Rivera 0:25

Cam Newton had his moments on Sunday, says Panthers coach Ron Rivera

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist back at practice after two weeks 0:33

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist back at practice after two weeks

Panthers Cam Newton: We squandered an opportunity against Bears 0:37

Panthers Cam Newton: We squandered an opportunity against Bears

Panthers Ron Rivera: 'Three plays cost us the game' 0:45

Panthers Ron Rivera: 'Three plays cost us the game'

NASCAR drivers at  Charlotte Motor Speedway for Roval tire test 1:27

NASCAR drivers at Charlotte Motor Speedway for Roval tire test

Wells Fargo CEO answers questions about jobs that were shipped over seas 3:51

Wells Fargo CEO answers questions about jobs that were shipped over seas

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist returns following absence 1:29

Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist returns following absence

Charlotte's number of homicides is outpacing last year's total. Here are some solutions. 3:08

Charlotte's number of homicides is outpacing last year's total. Here are some solutions.

  • Tonya Jameson held at gunpoint by off-duty cop as she picks up new SUV

    Knoxville Police are looking into an officer’s actions after a Charlotte woman said the off-duty officer pulled a gun on her as she changed a license plate on her newly purchased SUV Tonya Jameson, 45, is a former Charlotte Observer reporter and columnist