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Full report: ‘Every supposed reform has been harmful’ to inmates
In a report sent to N.C. lawmakers on Feb. 17, retired prison psychologist John Schwade said many of the state’s efforts to reform mental health for inmates have done more … Click to Continue »
Family of fallen firefighter Richard Sheltra opens up about his death
It’s the one call you never want to hear. A firefighter is down. The Pineville Volunteer Fire Department’s worst fears were confirmed the night of April 29, 2016. One of … Click to Continue »
If Cotswold ain’t it, what DOES constitute ‘south Charlotte’?
So what is “south Charlotte”? A recent CharlotteFive writer opened up a lively debate by referring to Cotswold and environs as “south Charlotte” and readers – the ones who weren’t … Click to Continue »
N.C. squandered millions for prison mental health reform, whistleblower says
In a scathing report to N.C. lawmakers, a retired prison psychologist contends that the state’s efforts to reform mental health for inmates has instead squandered millions of tax dollars while … Click to Continue »
This N.C. billboard is angering drivers, who say it is sexist
A billboard on Interstate 40 West near Winston-Salem is angering many who say its message is offensive to women. The board reads: “Real men provide. Real women appreciate it.” The … Click to Continue »
Mecklenburg health clinic probe widens to 100 more women as questions mount
Mecklenburg County’s health director acknowledged Wednesday the agency may have failed to tell dozens more low-income patients about abnormal Pap smear results than previously disclosed. Dr. Marcus Plescia told the … Click to Continue »
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More Meck families choose charters, but CMS still dominates the school choice...
Almost 17,000 Mecklenburg County students attend charter schools this year, the highest number ever, according to a just-released tally from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. But while the independently run charter schools outstripped … Click to Continue »