Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 9)

Mecklenburg County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mecklenburg County, NC. (Page 9)

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  1. Lunch Break (10/21/16): Early voting continues today, find out where you can vote in MecklenburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    More than 3 percent of North Carolina's registered voters have reportedly already made their choice after the state's first day of early voting yesterday. Today, 10 of the 22 early voting sites around Mecklenburg County will re-open after about 160,000 voters around the state showed up to polls yesterday.

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  2. Truck driver hit and killed in west Charlotte Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... 2:00 a.m. on the crossroads of I-85 and Little Rock Road. I-85 North has been closed down near Exit 32 in Mecklenburg County. The road is expected to reopen by 7 a.m.

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  3. Suspect denied bond in Danville homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... confirmed Wilson was residing" in North Carolina, the news release stated. Wilson was held in the Mecklenburg County Jail and was extradited to Virginia. He is currently being held at the Danville City Jail. The Danville Police Department is ...

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  4. Person shot, killed in southwest CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | WBTV

    One person was killed in a shooting in southwestern Mecklenburg County Thursday. Police are investigating the incident as a homicide.

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  5. Early voting has started. Here's where to cast a ballot.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | WBTV

    A one-week extension of early voting started Thursday in North Carolina with 10 sites open in Mecklenburg County for the first seven days. The U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling in July that struck down the state's voter ID law restored the additional week.

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  6. Deputies: Man kidnapped woman for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... each of interfering with emergency communications and driving while license revoked and is wanted in Mecklenburg County for failure to appear. Deputies asked anyone with information about Houser's whereabouts call the Sheriff's Office at (704) ...

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  7. Early voting set to start in NC; election officials dismiss "rigged" electionsRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | WBTV

    As voters prepare to cast their ballots, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump continue to repeat his claims that the election is "rigged." The Director of elections in Mecklenburg County said when it comes to the ballot - the voting machines are activated by poll workers and they know exactly who is on the machine and who is voting.

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  8. Early voting starts Thursday. Here's where to cast a ballot.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WBTV

    A one-week extension of early voting starts Thursday in North Carolina with 10 sites open in Mecklenburg County for the first seven days. The U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling in July that struck down the state's voter ID law restored the additional week.

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  9. Isle of Hope woman speaks about losing husband in Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WBTV

    ... thing. A one-week extension of early voting starts Thursday in North Carolina - with 10 sites open in Mecklenburg County for the first seven days. Voting expands to 22 sites beginning Oct. 27. (John D. Simmons Ten early voting sites will open ...

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  10. Man accused of kidnapping woman twice in three months on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WBTV

    ... of interfering with emergency communications and driving while license are revoked. He is also wanted in Mecklenburg County for failure to appear. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jacob Allen Houser is asked to contact the Lincoln ...

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  11. Community 7 mins ago 5:04 p.m.Workshop aims to house homeless vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Working with landlords and property managers, the City of Charlotte, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Mecklenburg County, Greater Charlotte Apartment Association, National League of Cities, and Wells Fargo gathered inside VFW 9488 off The Plaza Wednesday to discuss the 'Housing Our Heroes' initiative to end veteran homelessness. "Many of them have lasting wounds, not just physical, but physiological wounds from their service," said Mayor Jennifer Roberts.

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  12. New rules for Whitewater Center Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Gaston Gazette

    The U.S. National Whitewater Center will pay an annual fee to have its water tested by health officials in Charlotte. The decision was made by Mecklenburg County commissioners Tuesday night in response to the death of a teenager who died in June after contracting a brain-eating amoeba from a rafting channel at the center.

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  13. partners with NC Housing Finance Agency to help struggling homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WBTV

    ... There have already been 14,272 foreclosure filings in NC so far this year through June. 30; 1,743 in Mecklenburg County. The NC housing Finance Agency runs the NC Foreclosure Prevention Fund in which they use funds from the U.S. Department of the ...

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  14. Lunch Break (10/19/16): Charlotte Uprising organizer turns self in after press conference in UptownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Gloria Merriweather, a core organizer with the Charlotte Uprising, turned themself in at the Mecklenburg County Jail this morning on charges of felony inciting a riot and misdemeanor assault on a government official stemming from their involvement in protests following the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in September by a CMPD officer. Merriweather called the charges "ridiculous," but said they look forward to exonerating themself in court.

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  15. Police Fatally Shot Keith Lamont Scott In The Back, Abdomen & Wrist, Autopsy ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | NewsOne

    The Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office has yet to release its autopsy results from the shooting of the 43-year-old father that sparked days of vociferous protests in Charlotte against police violence in communities of color, notes The Times : "The Scott family authorized this release of information because, as they have maintained from the very beginning, they are simply seeking transparency," Charles G. Monnett, a lawyer for the family, said in a statement. "We will continue to pursue justice for this family."

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  16. Alliance Bank announces new market president Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... has more than 10 years of experience banking and building relationships in the Cleveland, Gaston and Mecklenburg county markets. In addition to maintaining his existing relationships in those markets, Philbeck will focus his time building ...

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  17. Keith Lamont Scott autopsy calls his death a homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... back and abdomen were the "mechanism of death." The results for Scott's official autopsy through the Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office's have yet to be released. The office's website says autopsy reports usually take three or four months ...

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  18. Independent autopsy reveals Keith Scott died from gunshot wounds to back, abdomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | WAOW

    ... the Scott family, said the Scott family "was forced" to request the independent autopsy because the Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office in Charlotte "refused to release even the most basic information." Monnett said he and the family ...

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  19. Autopsy Shows Keith Scott Died From Gunshot Wounds to Back, AbdomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | ABC News

    ... the Scott family, said the Scott family "was forced" to request the independent autopsy because the Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office in Charlotte "refused to release even the most basic information." Monnett said he and the family ...

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  20. Move Over: New mansion hits market as Charlotte's most-expensiveRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | Business Journal

    An estate in south Charlotte's Seven Eagles subdivision has overtaken U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger's mansion as the most-expensive home for sale in Mecklenburg County.

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