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Police have charged a former security guard at Alexander Graham Middle School in Charlotte with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl at the school. 


Two CIAA leaders weighed in with differing accounts of why the conference was seeking bids from other cities to host its annual basketball tournament.

Ten volunteer firefighters in Robeson County have been arrested on arson-related charges. They’re accused of setting fires to abandoned buildings and wooded areas. 

Kavanaugh and his family watch President Trump sign his nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Members of North Carolina and South Carolina's congressional delegation responded to President Donald J. Trump's nomination for the U.S. Supreme Court with praise and alarm. On Monday night, the president nominated Brett Kavanaugh, a judge on the D.C. Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, to fill the position that Associate Justice Kennedy will vacate upon retirement. 

York County Sheriff's Office

A York County Sheriff’s Deputy was fired Tuesday following allegations of sexual misconduct and criminal activity, according to a statement released by the Sheriff’s Office.

Police are investigating the death of a man found in a home in northeast Charlotte Tuesday afternoon.

Fayetteville State University

The CIAA conference, the nation’s oldest African-American sports conference, made a surprising announcement yesterday for many in Charlotte. It’s seeking bids to host its basketball tournament elsewhere beginning in 2021.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg District Attorney's Office Facebook

Mecklenburg County District Attorney Spencer Merriweather says his office will not be seeking charges against two Huntersville police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man in January, according to a new report released Monday.

Carolina Panthers Twitter Feed

The Carolina Panthers announced that the sale of the team to David Tepper was finalized on Monday. 

Mecklenburg County

 Mecklenburg County health officials vaccinated more than 2,000 people for hepatitis A after an employee at a fast food restaurant was diagnosed with the liver infection.