Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 12)

Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mecklenburg County, NC. (Page 12)

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  1. Regional: Dems hold annual conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Q-Notes

    ... elections were held and the new President's Council for 2017-19 are: Ginger Walker, president, Mecklenburg County; Matt Hughes, vice president, Orange County; Nattiel "Nat" Turner, secretary, Mecklenburg County; Pat Warren, treasurer, Caswell ...

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  2. Popular steakhouse chain on this week's restaurant report card Read Story Bill McGintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... "C." If a grade falls below 70, the place is shut down until everything is fixed, in accordance with Mecklenburg County regulations. Click here to see Godavari's full inspection report . Last up this week is Las Meras Tortas on Farm Pond Lane in ...

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  3. My Turn: I'm ready to work for Gastonia Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... in fire science technology from Gaston College. I retired as an assistant fire marshal for Mecklenburg County in November of 2009 after 23 years. Prior to this, I was a firefighter for three years and a fire inspector for six years for the ...

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  4. Affordable housing for the very low income is disappearing in Charlotte, new study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WBTV

    ... just shy of 100 percent of the very low income units no longer affordable by 2016. That was mirrored in Mecklenburg County, where Freddie Mac found that almost all 98 percent of the apartments that had been affordable to very low-income residents. ...

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  5. Blueprint for success of the Charlotte Independence is on the diamondRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2017 | Business Journal

    How much is 15 miles worth? That's the question the Charlotte Independence hope to answer as Mecklenburg County leaders move closer to putting renovation of Memorial Stadium back on the table.

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  6. This N.C. charter school will release public emails for $7,500 up frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Courier-Tribune

    ... McCrory in 2015 when his office balked at providing public emails. The Observer has also reported that Mecklenburg County fails to preserve text messages on county phones and officials' personal devices, even though state law defines texts as public ...

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  7. 'Imagery' will include 480 homesites on nearly 300 acres in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    The developers behind a planned housing community on a pristine peninsula in northeastern Gaston County have unveiled a site plan and renderings showing the community's likely layout. The project, to be known as Imagery, will be carved out on almost 300 acres along Mountain Island Lake, just off N.C. 16 and directly across the water from Latta Plantation Nature Preserve in Mecklenburg County.

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  8. CPCC breaks ground on 'largest' classroom building at Elizabeth campusRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... Wednesday morning. It's located at 1320 Sam Ryburn Walk, at CPCC's main quad. Funded by the 2013 Mecklenburg County bonds, the building is expected to open to students in January 2020. Once completed, the new six-story...

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    ... participating," Barnes told WBTV. Even local elections officials like Michael Dickerson who heads up the Mecklenburg County Board of Elections can't always follow the dollar. Dickerson said, "In North Carolina, it's all through the Secretary of ...

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  10. Traffic 5 mins ago 6:53 p.m.NCDOT begins replacing lights along Charlotte highwaysRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... to replace thousands of old bulbs on I-85. "We've got one-third of the lighting in the entire state in Mecklenburg County," said Dave Davis with NCDOT. But why has there been a delay in replacing the lights? NCDOT said part of it comes down to ...

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  11. Sources: Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin traded to Buffalo BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    ... student. You never know who will answer the door when your kids knock for treat or trick. Which is why a Mecklenburg County sheriff says his office is verifying that convicted sex offenders are living where they say they are.

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  12. NCDOT plans to illuminate dark interstates in Charlotte areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... there's nobody hiding in the dark," Mixter said. There are about 900 lights that are burned out across Mecklenburg County. That is about 30 percent of the area's 3,000 lights. "I've been here four years and it's been this way all this time, so what ...

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  13. Will Taxes Go Up because of CMS' $922M Bond Referendum?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    ... and renovate schools. "There is no new tax or increase in tax being levied to pay for the school bonds. Mecklenburg County pays its debt service from property taxes (19.5 cents of the county property tax rate) and dedicated sales taxes. The $922 ...

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  14. What is a 'yo-yo debtor'? And why is it a problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    ... . You never know who will answer the door when your kids knock for treat or trick. Which is why a Mecklenburg County sheriff says his office is verifying that convicted sex offenders are living where they say they are. You never know who will answer ...

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  15. Meck Co. deputies verifying sex offenders addresses in advance of HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WBTV

    You never know who will answer the door when your kids knock for treat or trick. Which is why a Mecklenburg County sheriff says his office is verifying that convicted sex offenders are living where they say they are.

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  16. Gov. Cooper to Appoint Spencer Merriweather as District Attorney for Mecklenburg CountyRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that he plans to appoint Spencer Merriweather to serve as District Attorney for Mecklenburg County once the current District Attorney has vacated the seat. "Spencer brings to this position more than a decade of experience in the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office," said Cooper.

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  17. PPG partners with Joey Logano Foundation and Team Penske for COLORFUL ...Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... guides youth in crisis to safety and independence. Its On Ramp Resource Center is available to any Mecklenburg County youth who requires assistance in making the transition to adulthood. "It's a great thing when companies and foundations can come ...

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  18. 6-foot boa constrictor captured in Charlotte yard, origin a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | WBTV

    ... a stray snake," said a statement from Animal Care. "Due to the snake's size, it is illegal to own in Mecklenburg County." Melissa Knicely of Animal Care & Control says one possibility is that the snake's owner moved, and decided to leave the animal ...

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  19. 27-year-old stabbed to death in NW Charlotte, man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | WBTV

    ... charged 25-year-old Johnny Bee Boyd with murder in connection with the incident. He is being held in the Mecklenburg County Jail.

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  20. MEC touts fiber plan as 'game changer'Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    ... MEC fill a gap created when telecoms decide not to go into rural areas. Two weeks ago, MEC approached the Mecklenburg County Board of Supervisors with a request for Mecklenburg to serve as grant agent for the Virginia Tobacco Commission funding ...

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