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  1. Man accused in deadly shooting dies in Mecklenburg County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    A man accused of fatally shooting a woman in Charlotte last week has died in jail, according to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police report. Paul Clark Williams, 55, was arrested Wednesday night and charged with killing 44-year-old Jestine Anita Clyburn in northeast Charlotte.

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  2. 'Life Care' planning and other local health eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    "Maintaining Control Over Your Life Care Plan" is a free seminar from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Acopian Hall in St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church, 7000 Park Road. An estate lawyer, a funeral director, a social worker and a hospital chaplain will talk about documentation people should have to deal with serious illness at the end of life.

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  3. Charlotte students team up to help food bankRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Vance High School students, from left, Omar Baker, Christopher Ayala and Kara Lawrence prepare meals as part of the Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy. Students from Vance High and four other schools recently worked together to pack nutritious meals for local children and families in need.

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  4. 8 injured in I-77 crash in south CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Eight people were injured Sunday night in a multi-vehicle crash that closed southbound Interstate 77 for more than 90 minutes, authorities said. The crash was reported about 10:30 p.m. on I-77 near the Tyvola Road exit, according to the N.C. Highway Patrol.

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  5. No injuries in NW Charlotte house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    The fire was reported about 1 a.m. at a residence in the 1800 block of Brewton Drive. That is off Oaklawn Avenue, east of Interstate 77. Most of the damage was near the porch area at the rear of the house, authorities said.

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  6. N.C. police launch crackdown on school zone speedersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    The N.C. Highway Patrol and other law enforcement agencies across North Carolina are launching a one-week crackdown Monday on motorists who speed through school zones and pass stopped school buses. The campaign is called Operation Stop Arm, and it will run from Monday through Friday.

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  7. Man hospitalized after east Charlotte gas station shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Charlotte police are investigating a shooting at the Sam's Mart at N. Tryon St. and Matheson Ave. The incident occurred around 3:15 Sunday afternoon.

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  8. Case made for leniency for former Charlotte Mayor Patrick CannonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon arrives for his sentencing in a wide-ranging bribery scheme, Tuesday October 14, 2014, in federal court in Charlotte, N.C. Cannon, who pleaded guilty to accepting more than $50,000 in bribes while in office, will become the first chief executive in the city's history to be sentenced to prison. Former Charlotte, NC mayor Patrick Cannon is surrounded by the media as he arrives at the Federal Courthouse in Charlotte, NC on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

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  9. Ex-Mayor Patrick Cannon learns his fate on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon, shown here last year, pleaded guilty to accepting more than $50,000 in bribes while in office. On Tuesday, he'll become the first chief executive in the city's history to be sentenced to prison.

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  10. Myers Park deacon launches oatmeal drive for homeless earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Myers Park Baptist Church deacon Bob Bishop prepares oatmeal at a Charlotte homeless shelter. Bishop has launched his latest holiday drive to collect oatmeal for the region's homeless 15 days early due to the "urgent need of food."

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  11. Southern Season opening holiday pop-up shops in Raleigh, CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Chapel Hill-based Southern Season hopes to build a customer base in Raleigh and Charlotte with two holiday pop-up shops as the company finalizes and searches for larger, permanent locations in those cities. The company plans to open A Taste of Southern Season in Raleigh's Cameron Village from Nov. 8 to Jan. 15. A Charlotte shop will open from Nov. 1 to Jan. 5 at The Village at SouthPark.

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  12. Your Monday morning traffic reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    A stalled vehicle, two accidents and regular commuter build-up are all slowing down traffic throughout the Charlotte metro region. Traffic was building on I-77 northbound due to an earlier stalled vehicle near John Belk Freeway .

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  13. Teen charged in northwest Charlotte murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Theopolis Raquan Martin, 19, is accused of fatally shooting Darien Marquis Hoskins, 28, around 11 a.m. Saturday in the 4300 block of Hovis Road, a short distance west of Hoskins Road. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police charged a Charlotte man Sunday with murder in the shooting death of another man during an argument in northwest Charlotte on Saturday night.

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  14. 6 hurt in I-485 crash in north CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Six people were injured, one seriously, in a multi-vehicle crash that blocked several lanes of Interstate 485 in north Charlotte on Saturday afternoon. The wreck was reported about 2:30 p.m. on the inner loop of I-485 near the University City Boulevard interchange.

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  15. 1 minor injury in two Charlotte Saturday firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    The first blaze was reported about 4:15 a.m. in the 8900 block of Darcy Hopkins Drive, in a neighborhood off Rea Road and north of Ardrey Kell Road. Firefighters found smoke coming from the house when they arrived.

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  16. Police investigate NW Charlotte shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg police detectives said it appears as if an argument among two men led to a fatal shooting Saturday morning in northwest Charlotte. Police said the shooting was reported shortly before 11 a.m. in the 4300 block of Hovis Road, a short distance west of Hoskins Road.

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  17. 3: p.m. Race traffic, weather: Wreck on I-485; rain fallingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    There are problems with traffic and weather in the vicinity of Charlotte Motor Speedway at 3:10 p.m. Saturday. Showers and thunderstorms have moved into the north Mecklenburg-southern Cabarrus area, and a serious wreck on Interstate 485 has closed several lanes of the highway.

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  18. Carlos Davis' networking journey produces bimonthly eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Carlos Davis, right, hosts Connecting The Dots on Sept. 18 at Label at NC Music Factory.

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  19. South Charlotte golf tournament held to help fight substance abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Three Myers Park High School students – from left, Emily Fasth, Chase Hunter and Maggie Prochaska – have organized a golf tournament to raise awareness of drug and alcohol abuse. Donations can be mailed to Myers Park High School, c/o Robert Cullip, DECA, 2400 Colony Road, Charlotte, NC 28209.

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  20. Mecklenburg marriage licenses start Monday; some cities started FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Charlotte, like most North Carolina cities, won't see its first same-sex wedding until at least Monday, but that didn't stop spontaneous celebrations from erupting across the state Friday night as word spread of Amendment One's demise in the courts. Multiple gatherings were held in Charlotte, including a small rally that sprang up after dark near Trade and Tryon streets and a more formal affair at the Cathode Azure club on South Boulevard.

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