Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 11)

Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mecklenburg County, NC. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 3,201 in Mecklenburg County, NC

  1. Answer Man: What's the deal with new weigh station in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... the Edgewood Road exit at mile marker 13, will eventually replace the weigh station on I-85 North on the Mecklenburg County side of the Catawba River. The weigh station on the northbound side now causes stop-and-go traffic for a number of reasons, ...


  2. Waiting game underway in deciding fate of NC electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | WBTV

    The primary voting process in North Carolina is underway, but last week's court ruling that said two congressional districts must be redrawn comes with urgency. Next month's primary is five weeks out, and Mecklenburg County Elections Supervisor Michael Dickerson has already put absentee ballots in the mail for those who can't vote in person.


  3. Federal Court Rules Two N.C. Congressional Districts 'Unconstitutional Gerrymanders'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    ... in Durham County, filed a lawsuit with Christine Bowser and Samuel Love, both registered voters from Mecklenburg County, seeking an invalidation of the two districts, which were represented at the time by Democrats - G.K. Butterfield in District 1 ...


  4. Man arrested in fatal uptown Charlotte shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | WBTV

    ... said they had arrested McCain in connection with Reliford's death. He is currently in the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office.


  5. Court decision puts March primary in limboRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Robesonian

    ... including getting their say in selecting presidential nominees. A joint statement by Sen. Bob Rucho, a Mecklenburg County Republican, and Rep. David Lewis, a Republican from Harnett County, put in bold the possible carnage: "Should this decision be ...


  6. Panthers fever on full display FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | WBTV

    ... get it on - it's good," said John Littlepage at an uptown law firm. From the Charlotte Motor Speedway to Mecklenburg County, they're rallying for their Cats and posting it to social media. "We're just big kids really," Patterson said. "I sent my ...


  7. Re: Controversial plan to allow for-profit charter school takeovers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... February and March before making a legislative recommendation. N.C. Rep. Rob Bryan, the Republican from Mecklenburg County who chairs the committee and the leading proponent for achievement school districts in the legislature, said that the ...


  8. Opinion Shaper: Public Parks a reflection of quality of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... the full economic value of park spaces, but the information that is available is impressive. In 2010, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, commissioned economists to undertake one of the more comprehensive studies attempting to calculate the benefits ...


  9. Head of Carolinas Healthcare System made $6.6M in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | WSOCTV

    Carolinas Healthcare Systems, one of the largest employers in Mecklenburg County, released Thursday how much its executives made last year. CHS's former Chief Operating Officer Joe Piemont, who left in May, still managed to make more than $3 million.


  10. Renovations to judge's chambers to cost $1MRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Mecklenburg Times

    Judge Albert Diaz of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will soon have a new location for his chambers in Charlotte, digs that will require more than $1 million in renovations, according to permits filed with Mecklenburg County. The U.S. General Services Administration has entered into a 10-year lease for the judge's new office, which ... You may have reached this page due to new security upgrades that have been implemented regarding multiple user logins.


  11. Personnel File: Kline named brokerage associate at CBCRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Mecklenburg Times

    Coldwell Banker Commercial MECA has named Sam Kline as commercial brokerage associate for the firm's Belmont office. He sells commercial real estate and represents clients in Gaston and Mecklenburg counties.


  12. SPEARS v. SPEARSRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... Appeal by defendant from orders entered on 27 May 2014 by Judge Ronald L. Chapman in District Court, Mecklenburg County. Heard in the Court of Appeals on 21 May 2015. Mecklenburg County, No. 08-CVD-16936 (RLC). Although this case began on or about ...


  13. Principals pressured to show support for CMS superintendent Ann Clark?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | WBTV

    ... members who want to honor Clark's contract that ends in July. MeckEd is an education advocacy group in Mecklenburg County. Its Executive Director, Dr. Ross Danis, thinks this decision of deciding if Clark should stay or go comes at a critical time. ...


  14. Improvements to permitting, inspection processes moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | The Mecklenburg Times

    Mecklenburg County has laid the foundation for a better building process, moving forward with several steps to address concerns from contractors and others about permitting and inspections, county commissioners were told Tuesday night. Ebenezer Gujjarlapudi, director of the Land Use and Environmental Services Agency, which oversees the county's code enforcement department, told commissioners that while the ... You may have reached this page due to new security upgrades that have been implemented regarding multiple user logins.


  15. Controversial Toll Lane in Progress on I-77 in CharlotteRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... resolve current and future problems on more than 20 mi. (32 km) of I-77 from the Brookshire Freeway in Mecklenburg County to N.C. 150 in Iredell County. "The I-77 Express Lanes project will provide immediate and long-term traffic management ...


  16. PBS Charlotte g.m. Amy Burkett with community members at a Dec....Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Current

    ... to take over the station's license. PBS Charlotte was hit hard during the Great Recession. In 2010, Mecklenburg County, which previously held the station's license, reduced its contribution to PBS Charlotte by almost $800,000. From fiscal year 2010 ...


  17. Winter storm brings mix of snow, sleet and ice to Charlotte regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... region, Governor Pat McCrory said in a press conference Friday. Seven hundred homes were without power in Mecklenburg County. By 4 a.m., roads were already covered in snow, with multiple accidents reported. Four people were killed in state wrecks ...


  18. 30,000 Charlotte-Mecklenburg students receive free bookRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2016 | WMBF

    ... ad Charlotte receives support from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, the UNC Charlotte College of Education, Mecklenburg County, the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, the city of Charlotte, and corporations and foundations.


  19. Mecklenburg County lawmakers want Charlotte to oppose tollsRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Mecklenburg Times

    Some Mecklenburg County lawmakers have asked the Charlotte City Council to push to cancel toll lanes proposed for Interstate 77 north of the city. The Charlotte Observer reported that nine area lawmakers asked Mayor Jennifer Roberts and the city council to oppose the project included in the area transportation plan.


  20. Personnel File: Ray Munroe earns master's designationRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | The Mecklenburg Times

    Allen Tate Realtors has announced that Ray Munroe, a Realtor in the firm's Wesley Chapel office, has earned the company's "Master's Designation," which includes specialist certification in technology, finance, new home construction, relocation, marketing and communication skills.