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Lin McDowell
May 24, 2017 - 5:35 am
The events in Manchester, England have raised concerns about safety leading up to the Coca Cola 600. As fans continue to pour into Charlotte for Speed Street, there is heightened security to be sure everyone remains safe. Samantha North, who's been coming to Charlotte for twenty years all the way...
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May 22, 2017 - 6:52 am
19 year old Kadalhia Denise Johnson was driving a 2009 Mercury Milan on University City Boulevard, when she hit and killed a pedestrian near the intersection of W.T. Harris Boulevard. The accident occurred around 10 p.m. Saturday night. The identity of the victim has not been released. CMPD says...
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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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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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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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