There are several shelters opening up across much of the Carolinas and the WBTV-viewing area as hundreds of thousands of people evacuate the North Carolina and South Carolina coast ahead of Hurricane Florence.
“Eric’s important to WBTV because of his skills and because of his recognition in the community, because he’s a great forecaster – people trust him," Dennis Milligan said of Eric, who he's known for 17 years.
And now they have just a few months to get used to the idea that the veteran WBTV anchor is ready to take off his journalism cap so he can spend time concentrating on other things he might have an aptitude for — like, say, turning empty wine bottles into candles.
The public could get its first look at proposed toll rates on I-77 next week. I-77 Mobility Partners, the subsidiary of Spanish company Cintra that’s building the toll lanes, is holding a public hearing on the proposed rate schedule Thursday in Huntersville.
“We’re getting into the details now, which is awesome, starting to get the highlights and all that in. Making the mural come to life,” said Sgt. McKelvey That life comes through best in the bronze statues at the bottom of the wall.
The park, that's being built at Winthrop Park off of Cherry Road, will include two Miracle Fields, two multi-purpose fields, a special needs playground, and a café that will employ people with disabilities.?
"Speak Out" is an expression of opinion from the Editorial Board of WBTV, and is presented by General Manager, Scott Dempsey. We have no problem with Charlotte Mecklenburg School District taking the initiative to test the water in several elementary schools to see if it is lead free. What we have a problem with is the delay notifying parents there was lead found in the drinking water. The test conducted last year and parents finding out about it months later. Some pare...
Right now, the city is considering changes to its Housing Locational Policy, which serves as a guide for where council will approve new affordable housing projects receiving financial support from local, state and federal government throughout the community.