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55 min ago | The Tennessean
Among county residents, Andrew and Teresa Van Den Barselaar may hold the record for the distance traveled -- they moved here from South Africa -- and they completely understand why Wilson County is such a popular destination for homeowners.
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5 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are on scene where a 19-year-old pregnant woman was shot and killed early Wednesday morning, Dec. 4, 2013, when someone apparently fired into her apartment.
The news that McKibbon Hotel Group is backing out of plans to develop property on Haywood Street in downtown Asheville generated a wealth of responses on various websites.
The ramp from Harrisburg Road to the inner loop of Interstate 485 in northeast Charlotte will be closed overnight, the N.C. Department of Transportation says.
Court documents lay out a frightening plan to lure police and first responders into an ambush.
Police said someone broke into a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police cruiser in southwest Charlotte and stole several items.
The staff of a local LGBT youth center say a rainbow flag posted on a flagpole on their property in NoDa was missing when they showed up for work this morning.
Charlotte retailer Paul Simon Co. will open an in-store specialty shop at its SouthPark location dedicated to the Peter Millar clothing line.
Plans were announced in early November that Walmart intends to open a Neighborhood Market at the former Winn Dixie location at Kings Mountain Plaza at Spring Street and Shelby Road in Kings Mountain.
"For too long Charlotte has been known as the 'Great State of Mecklenburg.' We should reject this notion and instead demonstrate that we are a Great City of Opportunity, part of the great State of North Carolina and that Charlotte is prepared to partner, not only with our county of Mecklenburg and the towns and cities within and around it, but also ... (more)
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utilities plans to lease space to solar farms at four of its water and sewage treatment plants, and install a biogas-fueled power plant at a fifth plant.
When you've been out on the road for dozens of shows, there's always a renewing energy when you get back in front of a hometown crowd.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are asking for the public's help identifying two bank robbery suspects.
Charlotte Observer editorial pages editor Taylor Batten's Sunday report on his interview with Gov. Pat McCrory was probably enlightening to readers who are unfamiliar with the former Charlotte mayor's, um, thin-skinned conversational style.
Charter Properties Inc., a Charlotte multifamily company, has sold three apartment complexes totaling more than 800 units to an Atlanta real estate investment firm for $96 million.