List/Grid

Author Archives: CarolinaWeekly

Young and old work to find independence

Young and old work to find independence

Embracing the community is a top priority for Southminster, a continuing care retirement community on Park Road.  That’s why they’ve worked to become part of the fabric of south Charlotte… Read more »

Cockroaches bring win for Charlotte Latin science team

Cockroaches bring win for Charlotte Latin science team

A group of seventh-graders at Charlotte Latin School are state champions in the North Carolina seventh-grade division of the U.S. Army’s eCybermission competition. Now, the four students, called the Designer… Read more »

SCW Education Notes – April 25

SCW Education Notes – April 25

Local students receive invitation to NC Governor’s School Some students from south Charlotte are part of the group of 35 students from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools recently selected to attend the 2014… Read more »

Rev. Tony – Oh no, now I have guilt

Rev. Tony – Oh no, now I have guilt

I grew up in the New York City area on the “Joisey” side, where they pour guilt into the drinking water. If you were Italian, you had guilt. I had… Read more »

SCW Faith Notes – April 25

SCW Faith Notes – April 25

Church at Charlotte to host “An Evening with the Pastors” Church at Charlotte will host “An Evening with the Pastors” event on May 18, a Sunday, from 4 to 7… Read more »

Knight Time

Knight Time

Zach Featherstone knew when he transferred to Ardrey Kell after his sophomore year of high school to play baseball that things were about to get a lot tougher. He knew… Read more »

SCW Sports Shorts – April 25

SCW Sports Shorts – April 25

In a 12-4 win over Forsyth Country Day on April 16, Charlotte Latin’s Carson Song topped the 100-goal plateau for his career. On April 22, in a 14-5 victory over… Read more »

Big Rock gets big help

Big Rock gets big help

Preserving Charlotte’s history is a community effort. That’s the belief of Justin Ashley, a fourth-grade history teacher at McAlpine Elementary School who recently heard about vandalism of the Big Rock… Read more »

Local development proposals keep  lining up

Local development proposals keep lining up

A number of local developers have submitted rezoning petitions to city officials in the last month as the market in south Charlotte continues to attract builders and businesses. Five new… Read more »

Additional I-485 widening could start in 2017

Additional I-485 widening could start in 2017

Crews could start widening Interstate 485 from Rea Road in southern Mecklenburg County to Matthews and Independence Boulevard as soon as 2017, as the state works to improve a troubled… Read more »

Our weather forecast is from WP Wunderground