Charlotte
Charlotte leaders approve purchase of possible film studio
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 07/24/2012 - 6:42am.

Charlotte City Council members voted in favor of buying the $13 million vacant Eastland Mall Monday night, with proposals to build a film studio.

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Charlotte mall to reopen Tuesday after flooding
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/23/2012 - 10:16am.

Officials at a Charlotte mall expect to reopen after flooding rains from last week.

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Presidential exhibit headed to Charlotte
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/17/2012 - 7:30am.

An exhibit giving people a glimpse of what American presidents see every day is opening in the North Carolina city were Democrats will nominate Barack Obama as their presidential candidate.

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NC Air Guard amazed at help for 4 killed in crash
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/06/2012 - 2:08pm.

The North Carolina Air National Guard says it is amazed with the number of people who want to help the families of four of its members killed in a plane crash while fighting a wildfire in South Dakota.

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NC aircraft goes down while fighting SD wildfire
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 12:32pm.

An Air National Guard cargo plane based out of North Carolina has crashed while fighting wildfires in South Dakota. Lt. Col. Rose Dunlap of the 145th Airlift Wing in Charlotte confirmed Monday that six crew members were aboard the C-130, but said she could not yet provide any information about their condition.

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Organizers change venue for Democrats' celebration
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/26/2012 - 9:00am.

Organizers of a celebration scheduled to kick off the Democratic National Convention are moving the Labor Day event from Charlotte Motor Speedway to the city's uptown.

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NC man gets life for killing girlfriend & her son
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 06/26/2012 - 7:10am.

A Charlotte man has been sentenced to life in prison after he pleaded guilty to killing his girlfriend and her son more than three years ago.

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Charlotte OKs $8M for Knights baseball stadium
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/12/2012 - 10:34am.

The Charlotte Knights baseball team is a step closer to playing its games in a new stadium. The Charlotte City Council on Monday voted 7-4 in favor of giving the team $8 million toward the project.

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NC prosecutors seek death sentence in 2008 deaths
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 06/01/2012 - 7:08am.

Prosecutors in Mecklenburg County plan to seek a death sentence if a man is convicted of killing two men in Charlotte more than three years ago.

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Charlotte Knights want $11 million from city for new stadium
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/29/2012 - 3:50pm.

The Charlotte City Council will hear Tuesday the latest proposal for a city subsidy for a proposed new uptown stadium for the Charlotte Knights.

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