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Jim Barroll
May 22, 2017 - 6:07 am
It's a church that has been around for over two and a half centuries. But as Charlotte Douglas International airport has expanded, it's squeezing out nearby Steele Creek Presbyterian Church. On Sunday, in a congregational vote of 94 - 43, members of the church gave the go-ahead for church...
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Dreamstime
May 20, 2017 - 12:21 pm
Two people were injured when they crashed into a retaining wall at a east Charlotte car dealership Saturday morning. The wreck occurred around 2:20 a.m. when a man was driving inbound on East Independence Boulevard when he drove off the roadway and hit a wall at the Queen City Auto Sales car...
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Lin McDowell
May 20, 2017 - 11:45 am
"10 Days of NASCAR Thunder" is officially underway at Charlotte Motor Speedway through the week leading up to the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday. The "10 Days of NASCAR Thunder" started with the Monster Energy All-Star race this past weekend and speedway officials are expecting thousands to attend, many...
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Scott Fitzgerald
May 19, 2017 - 10:12 am
Scott Fitzgerald is on location in Fort Mill for Hometown Tour and sits down with the owner of Puckerbutt Pepper Company, Ed Currie
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May 16, 2017 - 6:27 am
A staff member was hurt after trying to break up a fight between students in the hallway of East Mecklenburg High School in an incident that was captured on school video. According to Principal Rick Parker, the injury to the staff member was not serious. He added that a 15 year old female student...
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Dreamstime
May 15, 2017 - 8:59 am
37 year old Victor Garcia, 36 year old Manuel Ocampa, 35 year old Marcial Rodriguez, and 44 year old Rogelio Calderas are all facing charges of animal cruelty. They were arrested at a residence in the 600 block of Geneva Road in Rockwell Saturday afternoon after animal control officers found 15...
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May 08, 2017 - 7:12 am
Around 5:30 a.m. on Monday May 8, Concord Fire Department responded to a reported house on fire located in the 400 block of Riverglen Dr NW. Fire crews arrived on scene within 4 minutes of being dispatched and found smoke coming from a window. The fire started near the stove and spread to the...
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May 08, 2017 - 6:13 am
A shootout involving a group of people in and outside a residence on Painter Lane northeast of Lincolnton has left one person dead. Lincoln County Communications Center received a call shortly before 2:45 p.m Saturday. that multiple shots had been fired near a residence. When deputies arrived on...
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May 08, 2017 - 5:52 am
Around 1,500 converged on Gastonia Saturday in the parking lot next to the Gaston Gazette to take advantage of "Convoy of Hope". Jason Bachman, outreach director for Convoy of Hope who was here from Springfield, Missouri, told WBT News he had been working with the team from Gaston County for almost...
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May 06, 2017 - 12:51 pm
A Statesville man is facing charges in connection with a January 2017 break-in at the Dunkin Donuts located at 647 N NC 16 Business Highway in Denver. Deputies were dispatched to the break-in around 2:00 a.m. on January 25 and arrived to find a front window had been broken out with a large rock. An...
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