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Niner Times

Niner Times

9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28213   Directions

(704) 687-7150


Lynching display outside of Rowe Recital Hall - A sculpture of a white body was found tied to a tree with a noose
12/11/2018 3:24pm

On Dec. 11, someone used a noose to hang what appears to be a sculpture of a white body dangling from a tree. The display is clearly intended to depict a lynching. According to an email that UNC Charlotte sent to all students and staff, the Department of Police and Public Safety conducted an investigation

Free fallin’: A Profile With Student Aerial Dancer - Junior Krysta Rogden is an apprentice with the Charlotte aerial and contemporary dance company Caroline Calouche & Co.
12/07/2018 3:21pm

Junior Krysta Rogden is only five-foot-three, but on Thanksgiving Day, she could have been dunking with Yao Ming. Rogden was a stilt-walker in the Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade, which made her about the height of the seven-foot-six basketball player. Its not everyday one gets to stilt-walk, but as an apprentice with the aerial and

UNC Charlotte awarded NSF grant to improve diversity among STEM academic departments - UNC Charlotte will be working with North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and North Carolina State University to increase diversity among STEM faculty and students and create initiatives for institutional changes to promote this diversity
12/07/2018 2:04pm

The STEM field is often criticized for its lack of diversity. In fact, only 8 percent of STEM senior faculty positions at American four-year universities and colleges include underrepresented minority i.e., African Americans, Hispanics, American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islandersprofessors. To address this issue, UNC Charlotte is among three universities

Davis drops 21; still lose to Deacons - Charlotte 49ers have now lost last three games
12/07/2018 9:45am

Jon Davis finished the game with 21 points, four assists and four rebounds for the Niners, but could not get the win, as Charlotte fell to Wake Forest, 80-56. Charlotte 2-5 has played their last three games on the road and have lost all three. Other than Davis, Charlotte had one player finish in double

A Sponge’s Impact: Reflecting on ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ - Following the death of animator Stephen Hillenburg, the editors of Niner Times select their favorite episodes of the classic cartoon
12/06/2018 8:58pm

Millennial humor is a strange thing. Just take a look at the most recent memes and you will quickly see how absurd, chaotic and seemingly random our sense of humor is. Why is that The Nickelodeon animated series SpongeBob SquarePants has to play some role in the formation of who we are as a generation.

South Charlotte Weekly

South Charlotte Weekly

9506 Monroe Rd
Charlotte, NC 28270   Directions

(704) 849-2261


Gov. Cooper warns of roads refreezing overnight
12/10/2018 12:32pm

RALEIGH Gov. Roy Cooper encouraged the public to remain cautious as cold temperatures overnight will result in refreezing of the rain, snow and ice that fell over the weekend. The State of Emergency for North Carolina remains in effect. Through noon Dec. 10, the State Highway Patrol has responded to 1,483 crashes and 3,606

Faith series examines different perspectives
12/10/2018 6:00am

CHARLOTTE Temple Beth El presents a series of five faith perspectives during its 22nd annual Comparative Religion Series, dubbed Spirituality: How Do You Connect With Your Higher Power The following presentations take place 7 to 9 p.m. at the temple, located at 5101 Providence Road: Jan. 29 Jewish perspective Rabbi Asher Knight of

RockBox Fitness sets growth goals
12/10/2018 5:47am

CHARLOTTE RockBox Fitness plans to expand its national footprint via franchising. With four locations operating in North Carolina, plans call for having as many as 200 units across the country by 2024. CEO Roger Martin will open a south Charlotte location soon at 9929 Rea Road. Franchise development agreements have been signed for 22

City of Charlotte to operate on two-hour delay Monday
12/09/2018 2:40pm

CHARLOTTE The City of Charlotte will operate on a two-hour delay Monday, Dec. 10, with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center opening to the public at 10 a.m. All Charlotte City Council committee and business meetings will continue as planned. City employees should follow instructions provided by their supervisors about work hours and expectations for Monday.

Governor: Avoid roads after winter storm
12/09/2018 2:27pm

RALEIGH Gov. Roy Cooper is urging residents to stay off roads after a storm covered much of the state with snow. Forecasters say this storm will continue into tomorrow and many areas face up to a foot or more of additional snow. Areas along and northwest of I-85 will see the greatest amounts of

The Charlotte Observer

The Charlotte Observer

550 S Caldwell St
Charlotte, NC 28202   Directions

(704) 358-5000


CMS schedules makeup days in January, February and March. Get ready for few breaks.
12/11/2018 8:01pm

Schools that were closed Tuesday will make up the time on Jan. 22, and all Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools students will attend extra days in February and March to make up for Click to Continue

In a few hours Monday, CMS launched a bold new approach to snow closings. Here’s why.
12/11/2018 1:25pm

For as long as anyone can remember, snow closings were an all-or-nothing deal for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. If some roads remained unsafe, the whole district canceled classes. At noon Monday, as Click to Continue

Exclusive: I rang Rae Carruth’s doorbell in Pennsylvania. Here’s what happened next.
12/11/2018 6:00am

Exclusive: I rang Rae Carruths doorbell in Pennsylvania. Heres what happened next. Carruth project epilogue byline Carruth chapter 8 podcast player In November, I went searching for Rae Carruth. The Click to Continue

NC GOP ‘pretty certain’ vote totals leaked in Bladen County and would back new election
12/11/2018 12:10pm

Top officials with the North Carolina Republican Party said they believe early vote totals in Bladen County were leaked before the election and, if confirmed, a new election is appropriate Click to Continue

UNC Charlotte takes down white ‘noosed figures’ that appeared to depict lynching
12/11/2018 6:21pm

A photo posted on Snapchat shows a sculpture of a white body hanging from a noose on a tree at UNC Charlotte, the news editor of the student-run Niner Times Click to Continue

The Charlotte Post

The Charlotte Post

1531 Camden Rd
Charlotte, NC 28203   Directions

(704) 376-0496


WCNC-TV

WCNC-TV

1001 Wood Ridge Center Dr
Charlotte, NC 28217   Directions

(704) 329-3636


Tennessee earthquake felt across North Carolina
12/12/2018 4:49am

If you felt the ground shaking early Wednesday morning, youre not alone.

Eastway Dr. shutdown following fatal crash
12/12/2018 4:39am

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has closed Eastway Dr. following a fatal crash early Wednesday morning.

Black ice threat continues Wednesday morning
12/11/2018 10:26pm

A winter weather advisory remains in effect for Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Rowan, and Watauga counties until 10 a.m. or noon Wednesday.

CMS will be back on normal schedule Wednesday
12/11/2018 10:18pm

The district was closed Monday because of ice and snow. On Tuesday, many schools operated on a two-hour delay while select schools shut down.

NCGOP calls for new election in 9th District if early voting numbers were leaked
12/11/2018 10:17pm

Executive Director Dallas Woodhouse made the announcement Tuesday afternoon, saying its pretty certain early voting numbers were leaked.

WJZY/WMYT

WJZY/WMYT

3501 Performance Rd
Charlotte, NC 28214   Directions

(704) 944-3300


WSOC-TV

WSOC-TV

1904 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28206   Directions

(704) 338-9999


WTVI PBS Charlotte

WTVI PBS Charlotte

3242 Commonwealth Ave
Charlotte, NC 28205   Directions

(704) 330-5942


Come with us to Cornwall
12/11/2018 8:21am

Come away with PBS Charlotte May 511, 2019 to the breathtaking beauty and rugged coastline thats the backdrop of this beloved show. Arranged by Insight Vacations and AAA Vacations, well

Feel Better Fast and Make it Last with Dr. Amen
12/11/2018 6:41am

Wednesday, Dec. 12th at 7:00 p.m. In this program, Feel Better Fast and Make It Last, neuroscientist, psychiatrist, and 10-time New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Amen will show

The Carpenters: Close to You & Christmas Memories
12/11/2018 6:40am

Thursday, Dec. 13th at 7:00 p.m. A music-filled documentary that traces the Carpenters career through the eyes of Richard Carpenter and the groups friends in the music business, and their

I Miss Downton Abbey
12/11/2018 6:39am

Friday, Dec. 14th at 7:00 p.m. Revisit treasured moments from the unforgettable series, including behind-the-scenes clips and interview footage. Celebrate the stellar cast, the superb writing and the spectacular locations

Rick Steves European Christmas
12/11/2018 6:38am

Saturday, Dec. 15th at 3:30 p.m. Join Rick for a colorful, musical celebration of Christmas across Europe in Rick Steves European Christmas. From England to Wales, France, Norway, Germany, Austria,

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The Law Offices Of Brian deBrun

  • • Personal Injury
  • • Auto, Truck & Motorcycle Accidents
  • • Wrongful Death
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