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Anna Cockrell, up and running

Anna Cockrell, up and running

Providence Day junior Anna Cockrell chasing after another state title Providence Day junior hurdler and sprinter Anna Cockrell has played sports since she was a young child, but didn’t run… Read more »

News Briefs

News Briefs

Community Blood Center of the Carolinas to hold scholarship program The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas (CBCC) will hold its seventh annual Students Saving Summer Scholarship Program from June… Read more »

South Charlotte women raise awareness for ovarian cancer

South Charlotte women raise awareness for ovarian cancer

Teal Butterfly Challenge encourages people to paint their nails teal If you see Ballantyne developer Smoky Bissell walking around south Charlotte with his fingernails painted teal, find solace knowing he’s… Read more »

News Briefs

News Briefs

City Council approves golf links rezoning Charlotte City Council approved rezoning the former Charlotte Golf Links site at the intersection of Providence and Ardrey Kell roads at its Monday, April… Read more »

Education Notes

Education Notes

Heart of a Champion Day registration begins April 24 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools student-athletes can register to receive free sports screenings during the Heart of a Champion Day. Registration opens Friday, April… Read more »

Arts and Entertainment Notes

Arts and Entertainment Notes

Artists Skew The Masters to benefit The Arts and Science Council Ciel Gallery artists will take historical and contemporary masterpieces and recreate these works of art with a unique twist in… Read more »

News briefs

News briefs

Ballantyne Breakfast Club to address development, education The Ballantyne Breakfast Club will meet April 25, a Saturday, at 9 a.m. in the Fairway Ballroom of the Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge…. Read more »

Education Notes

Education Notes

Ardrey Kell debate team paves way to nationals Members of Ardrey Kell High School’s debate team earned spots at the national tournament after a successful competition season. Ardrey Kell’s team… Read more »

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

St. Nektarious Greek Orthodox to host shredding event St. Nektarious Greek Orthodox Church will host a free, public automated shredding event in the church parking lot on May 1, a… Read more »

‘Spiritual crossroads’ of SouthPark

‘Spiritual crossroads’ of SouthPark

Developer files rezoning petition to begin transformation of church property into mixed-use development Local development firm Childress Klein recently filed a rezoning petition with the city of Charlotte to turn… Read more »