Marshall Terry

Morning Edition Host

Marshall came to WFAE after graduating from Appalachian State University, where he worked at the campus radio station and earned a degree in communication. Outside of radio, he loves listening to music and going to see bands - preferably in small, dingy clubs.

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Nkieru Okoye composed "Charlotte Mecklenburg" for the Charlotte Symphony.
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The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra launches its season tonight with famed violinist Joshua Bell playing Braham’s Violin Concerto. But before that, there will be a piece that has never been performed for an audience.

Police have made arrests in two homicides in Charlotte earlier this year.

Police are investigating two homicides in the Charlotte area last night.

WFAE's Joni Deutsch and Marshall Terry discuss Amplifier, WFAE’s new music podcast about the people, places and things that make up the Charlotte music scene.


The construction of new schools in Matthews, Mint Hill, Huntersville, and Cornelius would effectively stop under a policy the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools board approved Tuesday night. It was a change school board members hinted at earlier this year after those four towns asked lawmakers for permission to create their own charters and spend property tax dollars on them. The General Assembly later passed a bill that allows them to do that.

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While walking home from church one night in 1944 in rural southeastern Alabama, an African-American woman named Recy Taylor was kidnapped at gunpoint and gang-raped by six white men.

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The World Cup of equestrian sport is coming to western North Carolina next month. As many as 400,000 people are expected to descend on Polk County for the World Equestrian Games. 

Three people were arrested after Henderson County deputies investigating possible bear poaching were fired on.  The sheriff’s office says Hunter Alan Wright, 22, James Bradley Owen, 21, and Owens’s father, James Gary Owen, 49, were arrested shortly after the incident near Mills River Saturday night.  

Divers recovered a body in Lake Norman on Monday. The Iredell County Sheriff’s office says a search for the person was conducted following a 911 call earlier in the day about someone who may have been struggling in the water near the restaurant Eddies on Lake Norman on Williamson Road.

A jury has found former NASCAR driver Greg Biffle to have “intruded offensively upon the privacy” of his ex-wife be secretly videotaping her.  According to WSOC-TV, on Monday jurors ordered him to pay just $1 after finding the hidden cameras did not cause Nicole Biffle any emotional distress.