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Caught in modern-day slavery, she thought she’d die. Could this NC idea help ...
Joy Anderson was in “the game” for seven years. Known then as “Candy,” she was shuttled from city to city and hotel to hotel, tethered by crack and beatings and … Click to Continue »
Another round of protests in Charlotte demand climate change action
About 200 people gathered in Marshall Park Saturday for a second rally in as many weeks in support of policies to protect the environment. Carrying signs that included messages like … Click to Continue »
Many Charlotte interstate lights have gone dark. Help’s coming but might take...
It’s a perennial problem for Charlotte-area drivers, a situation made worse by bad weather and construction zones: Many lights on the interstates just don’t work. In fact, there are some … Click to Continue »
CMS plan’s impact on high-poverty schools becomes clearer, and it’s not much
When Superintendent Ann Clark unveiled the long-awaited plan for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools boundary changes Tuesday, she said 21 schools would see improvements in diversity. That’s far short of breaking up intense … Click to Continue »
Is CMS elementary school pairing plan innovative – or a 1970s flashback?
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ plan for assignment changes at 75 schools includes a proposal that some see as a throwback to aggressive desegregation efforts of the 1970s: Paired elementary schools. Under Superintendent … Click to Continue »
3 years before he put a gun to head of a suspect, Charlotte cop was shot in h...
The former Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer shown on a 2016 video putting his gun to an unarmed suspect’s head was himself shot during a home invasion three years before. On Oct. … Click to Continue »
Lottery numbers from several games. … Click to Continue »
A user’s guide to the CMS boundary plan, with the latest links, tallies and s...
As Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools keeps adding details about the student assignment plan released Tuesday, we’re all getting a clearer picture of what Superintendent Ann Clark is proposing. By my count this … Click to Continue »