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  1. NC lawmakers: Make schools safer by teaching about responsibility & controlling bleedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 |

    A school lockdown is a precautionary measure issued in response to a direct or nearby threat. It requires staff and students to respond quickly and comply with rules.


  2. UNC's top playmaker is declaring for the 2019 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 |

    North Carolina wide receiver Anthony Ratliff-Williams will forgo his senior season and declare for the 2019 NFL draft, he announced in a tweet Tuesday afternoon. Ratliff-Williams, who was the Tar Heels' top target at receiver the past two seasons, had another year of eligibility left.


  3. Fortune 100 company planning to move headquarters to Charlotte, sources sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 |

    Charlotte is poised to become home to a Fortune 100 corporate headquarters that could bring 750 jobs that pay median salaries of $85,000 to the city, under incentives approved by the General Assembly on Thursday. The company is Honeywell, a major manufacturer of electronics, aerospace and electronic equipment, according to four sources with direct knowledge of the deal.


  4. 79-year-old missing NC man drove aimlessly for 15 hours -- until crashing in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 |

    The 79-year-old man with cognitive disabilities who went missing Sunday in Matthews, North Carolina, has been found -- 130 miles up Interstate 77 in Virginia, reports the Matthews Police Department. Richard Michael Gibbons' whereabouts were discovered at 3 a.m. Monday, when the vehicle he was driving got into in a car crash in Galax, Virginia, said a police press release.


  5. Student shot at Butler High has died, police say. A classmate is in custody.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 |

    A Butler High student who was shot during a fight on the Matthews campus Monday morning has died, police said. The suspect in the case is a fellow student, Matthews Police said.


  6. Bike-mounted cameras capture shocking video of a deer being hit by a car in MatthewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 |

    There's a reason Peter Flur has tiny video cameras attached to the front and rear of his bicycle, and that reason generally centers around being able to have visual evidence if a motorist endangers his life or the lives of fellow cyclists. "It's not protection from something bad happening, by any stretch," says the 53-year-old Charlotte resident, "but it is a way for us to show people ... what happened if it does."


  7. Former and current Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools leaders express their opposition to HB514Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 |

    Saying it's a revival of segregation, the NC NAACP and an array of Charlotte's black education leaders vow to fight a controversial town charter school bill if it passes. Saying it's a revival of segregation, the NC NAACP and an array of Charlotte's black education leaders vow to fight a controversial town charter school bill if it passes.


  8. Controversial NC town charter schools are closer to reality. And impact is statewide.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 |

    North Carolina's proposed budget includes a provision that not only makes it easier for Mecklenburg County towns to create their own charter schools but allows cities across the state to use tax money for public schools. The provision is an effort to fix what was described as a flaw in a bill that would allow Matthews and Mint Hill to create their own charter schools.


  9. Prices fall when this grocer comes to town, new study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 |

    When the German grocer Lidl enters a new market, other grocery stores respond by lowering prices to stay competitive, according to a study from UNC-Chapel Hill released Wednesday. The low-priced grocer made a splash this summer when it first entered the U.S. with stores in the Carolinas and Virginia.


  10. How much would it cost to pay your rent with Thanksgiving dinner? They did the math.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 |

    Thanksgiving dinner can be a costly splurge for your food budget, but just for fun, imagine paying the rent on your two-bedroom apartment with that same meal. The first step might be to rent a truck, especially if you live in Chapel Hill, where the average rent for a two-bedroom unit is $1,170, or 20.1 turkey dinners costing roughly $58.21, according to the 2017 Apartment List Turkey Index .


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