Eric Frazier

Eric Frazier

A strong charter school shows the way

Donald Trump’s choice of billionaire charter schools advocate Betsy DeVos as his education secretary is shifting the national dialogue from whether charters will expand to how well or badly the expansion will be managed.

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LeBron James Jr. takes the court with dad watching

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James visited the Queen City on Friday to watch his son, LeBron James Jr., compete in a national youth tournament at the Charlotte Convention Center.
Jeff Siner The Charlotte Observer
LeBron James Jr. takes the court with dad watching 0:54

LeBron James Jr. takes the court with dad watching

Kenny Smith hopes to break Democratic hold on mayor's seat 1:15

Kenny Smith hopes to break Democratic hold on mayor's seat

It's HOT! - How construction workers deal with the heat 0:58

It's HOT! - How construction workers deal with the heat

Filing for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Office: The Final Hour 1:33

Filing for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Office: The Final Hour