Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 13)

Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mecklenburg County, NC. (Page 13)

Results 241 - 260 of 4,429 in Mecklenburg County, NC

  1. a CBJ Morning Buzz: Fire closes local Target store; 'Bank town' no...Read the original story

    May 23, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... in the Northcross Shopping Center. WSOC-TV reports the store is being considered a crime scene, with Mecklenburg County's chief fire investigator working with the Huntersville Police Department to determine the cause. The building apparently ...

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  2. After State Makes Drug Testing MANDATORY For Welfare Recipients: They ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Right Wing News

    ... it is a good idea to drug test each individual before issuing any government funds," said Donna Jowers. Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services Economic Services Director Men TChaas Ari said the law may need to be revisited. "As a taxpayer ...

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  3. NC Senate budget would cut food assistance to 133,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... e can take advantage of the federal program. That move would impact 133,000 people statewide -- 15,000 in Mecklenburg County -- and about 7,000 of which are children.

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  4. Man arrested in northeast Charlotte SWAT situationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WBTV

    ... rief standoff ensued. Allen was eventually arrested and taken into custody. He will be transferred to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office to face charges.

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  5. New York Life-owned industrial building trades for $27.4MRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... the approximately 511,000-square-foot building at 2730 Queen City Drive for $27.4 million, according to Mecklenburg County property records. The building sits on a 37.2-acre site with frontage on Interstate 85. BJT Inc. out of Raleigh acquired ...

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  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | WBTV

    Two Mecklenburg County commissioners are raising questions about whether Health Director Marcus Plescia demoted a top nursing manager for helping report problems with notifying patients of their Pap test results. Nursing Director Jacqueline Glenn in January ordered staff members to notify the county's risk management and human resources offices that nearly 200 women had not been told about abnormal test results and their risks for cervical cancer, according to five current and former employees.

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  7. Crime 1 hour ago 10:59 a.m.Autopsy: Teen killed at party was shot four timesRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Mecklenburg County Medical Examiners released the autopsy of a teen that was killed at a party in southeast Charlotte in February. According to the autopsy, 18-year-old Christian Isaac Allen was shot four times.

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  8. Affinity Energy Wins Charlotte Crowns of Enterprise, MBE of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | PR Log

    ... It began as a think tank between like-minded small business advocates within the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County in May of 2012. Ultimately, program nurtures relationship building between businesses, officials, and government agencies. ...

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  9. City of Charlotte Celebrates 242 Years of Visionary HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... the role of its people in pioneering the American ideal of liberty. "MeckDec personifies the spirit of Mecklenburg County to this day. We were the first community to say we were 'free and independent' and lead the country by our example. It's the ...

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  10. Henderson v. Charlotte Mecklenburg Board of Education CBC CBS LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... plaintiff George Henderson was employed to referee a basketball tournament at Hawthorne High School in Mecklenburg County from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. TSO, a third-party referee company, contracted with plaintiff to referee the game. The tournament ...

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  11. Painkillers, heroin - too easy' to buy, Charlotte high school students revealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. MECKLENBURG COUNTY, N.C. - More people are dying from opiate abuse in Mecklenburg County and it's getting harder to put traffickers and dealers ...

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  12. Brymer set to retire from Christian Ministry of Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... do a better job if they were younger and had more energy than what I do." Brymer, 64, is a native of Mecklenburg County who has lived most of her life on the Bradshaw farm in Iron Station. A member of Iron Station United Methodist Church who spent ...

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  13. Blac Youngsta On Young Dolph Shooting: "I'm Innocent!"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | HipHopDx

    ... claims his hands are clean. Reporters caught up to Benson and his attorney as he turned himself in to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's office. Police found the van that was used in the shooting and it turns out the vehicle was rented under Benson's ...

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  14. Blac Youngsta arrest tied to young Dolph shooting #WhatstrendingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... property and felony conspiracy, as reported early Tuesday (May 16). The men turned themselves in at the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office.back Back in February, Dolph was riding to his concert when more than 100 rounds were fired into his vehicle, ...

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  15. Opioid deaths rise in Gaston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... rted there in 2015, 11 more than 10 years earlier. Lincoln County totaled five in each year.  Nearby Mecklenburg County also experienced a rapid growth in deaths. Sixty-one died in 2015 after 26 died in 2005.

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  16. Blac Youngsta Arrested In Connection With Charlotte ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | HipHopDx

    Blac Youngsta has been arrested in connection with a shooting, according to The Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office website. The Illuminati rapper's arrest record shows he's being held on charges of "discharging a weapon in an occupied dwelling or moving vehicle," as well as felony conspiracy.

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  17. Police: Teen tasered after assaulting girlfriend, officers in school parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | WBTV

    ... which is police department protocol. White was released from the hospital and was transported to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office. He has been charged with two counts of assault on a government official, one count of simple assault and one ...

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  18. The Charlotte Museum of History Launches New History Lecture Series...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Charlotte residents together with leading historians to better understand the history of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County and to explore other timely topics related to history," said Jay Everette, senior vice president of Government and Community ...

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  19. Mecklenburg County's 10 priciest home sales in April topped by Steele Creek estateRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Business Journal

    An estate near Lake Wylie that recently sold for $2.69 million registered as the most expensive residential sale in Mecklenburg County last month.

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  20. Family 27 mins ago 7:13 p.m.Group bails out moms for Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... I can't, you don't even know me and you came to me," Kiesha told Ash. Two nights ago, Kiesha was in the Mecklenburg County Jail and with a court date set for June 2nd for breaking and entering charges she was sure she wouldn't see her four-year-old ...

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