What’s in the bond package Charlotte is asking voters to approve this year? More than $223 million will be on the ballot Nov. 6 in three bond issues, for housing, transportation and neighborhood improvement bonds.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released its winter weather outlook for the U.S., predicting a wetter than normal winter season in the Carolinas and much of the south, with drought in some northern states.
In Charlotte, North Carolina, Hurricane Michael knocked part of the Lynx Blue Line light rail and Gold Line streetcar out of commission. Charlotte Area Transit System officials say repairs have been completed.
A man in Eastern North Carolina went to a store with his wife to buy Mega Millions lottery tickets when he won $1 million after also buying a scratch-off ticket in another game, the NC Education Lottery said.
A hit-and-run driver killed a man walking on a stretch of Lawyers Road in east Charlotte that lacks a shoulder and sidewalks, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said. The pedestrian consumed alcohol, police said
Two Cheraw SC High School students were arrested for separate threats to shoot up the school, the Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office said. One was upset other students picked on him. The other was in a fight
Funeral services will be held Oct. 21 for Trooper Kevin K. Conner, an 11-year veteran of the NC State Highway Patrol who was fatally shot during a traffic stop south of the town of Whiteville in Columbus County