Dashiell Coleman


The North Carolina House of Representatives could vote on legislation requiring the state's sheriffs to further cooperate with federal immigration authorities this week.


City officials in Tega Cay have removed a monument to police officers after religious wording caused a flap over the separation of church and state.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Immigrant communities across the U.S. were on edge Sunday as federal immigration raids were reportedly planned in several major cities. As of late Sunday morning, immigrant advocacy group Comunidad Colectiva had not reported any raids in Charlotte. 

A car was still partially submerged June 10 after flooding the night before on Riverside Drive in northwest Charlotte.
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Nearly 100 people have applied for financial help from the U.S. Small Business Administration after severe flooding hit areas near the Catawba River last month.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
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Charlotte's City Council members on Monday will get an update on community safety and learn more about an effort to better prepare law enforcement to help people with mental illnesses.