Local

@WBT/Heather Furr
July 18, 2018 - 9:51 am
On Wednesday, July 18, WBT marked it's growing relationship with Heafner Financial by naming the historic studio the WBT Heafner Financial Studios. Founder of Heafner Financial, Jim Heafner, along with the members of his staff were welcomed by Entercom Charlotte with an introduction from General...
Read More
Mark Garrison
November 09, 2017 - 1:27 pm
Students were evacuated from Cabarrus County schools today in an exercise of extreme caution after a bomb threat was reported to police.
Read More
USA Today Images
September 14, 2017 - 7:47 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Graham Gano has officially won the Panthers kicking job. The Panthers on Wednesday waived rookie kicker Harrison Butker, the team's seventh-round draft pick. The roster move was necessitated after Carolina claimed cornerback LaDarius Gunter off waivers from Green Bay. Gano...
Read More
AP Photos
September 12, 2017 - 11:14 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Just how much are you willing to pay for the latest iPhone? How does $1,000 sound? On Tuesday, Apple is expected to unveil a dramatically redesigned iPhone at the first product event it's holding at its new spaceship-like headquarters in Cupertino, California. True to its...
Read More
Dreamstime
September 12, 2017 - 11:07 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Thousands of people are without electricity after the outer bands from Tropical Storm Irma swept across North Carolina. Duke Energy reported about 60,000 customers without service early Tuesday. The biggest problems were reported in Buncombe, Mecklenburg and Jackson counties...
Read More
Dreamstime
September 11, 2017 - 8:43 am
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Authorities say a police officer in North Carolina shot and killed a man who had opened fire in a hospital. Police say they were called to Novant Health Medical Center in Huntersville at around 11:30 p.m. Sunday about a man who had fired several shots. The man was armed...
Read More
AP Photos
September 06, 2017 - 3:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fifteen states and the District of Columbia sued Wednesday to block President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation -- an act Washington state's attorney general called "a dark time for our country." The lawsuit was filed in the Eastern...
Read More
Dreamstime
September 06, 2017 - 1:28 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry says while it's too early to know exactly how Hurricane Irma might affect his state, it is never too early to prepare. Sprayberry said he planned to spend Wednesday on several conference calls with the Federal...
Read More
Dreamstime Image
September 06, 2017 - 8:42 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party has condemned a social media post by a mayoral candidate that listed her skin color among her qualifications. Kimberley Barnette is one of three candidates in next week's mayoral primary in Charlotte. On her Facebook page,...
Read More

Pages