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  Teen fashion designer selected to debut his collection during Fashion Week

Finding ‘fashion’ in uptown Charlotte

Firefighters save the day for 3-year-old who’s birthday party got canceled

Buddy Walk set to promote inclusion for people with Down syndrome

Kidney surgery scheduled for Burke County man whose son wrote President Trump

WBTV wishes a very Happy Birthday to veteran reporter Steve Crump

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  'Punched by circles!' WBTV's Kristen Hampton tests Suction-Happy Facial Massage Cups

'Life's short': He left his full-time job to make banjos

Oldest NC woman celebrates 113th birthday, but new info reveals she may be even older

Rock Hill Schools announce Teacher of the Year at pep rally

Man rescues marmoset monkey, trains him as emotional support animal

Firefighters build bench for kids waiting at bus stop

  Officer raising money for man he once arrested

It's one last thing he can do to assure his friend can rest in peace.

Skittish rescue dog ran away, 3 years later, a tragic miracle brought her home

Colleen Sowers never gave up hope that one day, Honey would come back home. Sowers runs Peanut's Place Small Dog Rescue in Matthews. In 2014, Honey was adopted out to an owner in Sowers' neighborhood, but she escaped.

  'Prayer tree' brings hundreds of people together

Take a moment to read the prayers, it might just make your day.

Little girl planning an unusual birthday party

When her mom suggested the idea, she went right for it.

  Animal control gets creative after running out of carriers following 100+ adoptions

Woman's mission of helping needs help

Paramedic rescues baby squirrel, the two become 'friends'

Adorable kittens need homes fast, so we made dating profiles for them

VIDEO: Man spends thousands on fireworks show 'to bring people together'

Ivy the Aussie becomes internet star with incredible tricks

  Who put this sign in an abandoned parking lot?

The sign proclaimed its planted spot as the same spot the couple met.

Two boys survive shooting, 'adopt' police officer who responded

The two brothers survived the shooting, but their lives were forever changed by the relationship they now have with one of the responding officers.

Father challenges All-American football sons to a foot race for his 50th birthday

Benjamin, Uriah and Christian Lemay might not have expected their dad to win, but they certainly expected he'd at least show up and keep his promise he made to his sons.

No need to call 911, this car is supposed to be driving in a lake

"Some people think I'm crazy, which you just about have to be to drive this thing," Morrison said.

Huntersville kids hone their knowledge at 'Safety Town'

In the sessions, kids learn about gun safety, fire safety, and pedestrian safety with a life-like road course.

Pregnant woman, past due date, attempts to 'dance baby out'

Hayley and her husband Matt videotaped their induction endeavor in hopes of making people smile, and also actually inducing the baby. Only the smiling part worked.?

  Kids explain the most beautiful reason they can't keep lemonade stand earnings

The idea of putting their earnings towards a good cause wasn't even debated.

Receptionist ends school year with amazing intercom serenade

On Wednesday afternoon, Ballard picked up the intercom receiver and started the music to Etta James' "At Last."

Why the raccoon climbing a skyscraper was one of the most important stories of the week

While people may not remember this story in a year, let's hope they never forget that time a raccoon brought the world together.

Her age is sworn to secrecy, but she's owned the same clothing store for 65 years

She calls her customers "friends," and if you look around her store, it's clear that her friends adore her.

VIDEO: Soldier returns home to grateful German Shepherd

In video taken by Morgan's parents, an excited Raina is seen showering her long lost dad with playful kisses and even rolling over for belly rubs.

NICU nurse serenades stressed mother of twin preemies

Most parents wouldn't understand the stresses that come with having a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit. Charmaine Martin has two babies in the NICU at Carolinas Healthcare System in University City.

WHO DID IT? Huntersville's "Cone Weed" mysteriously decorated for Christmas

The west side of the Town of Huntersville has a new shining star, and it's a weed. Just an old lowly weed that grew up over the summer inside of an orange safety cone on the side of the road.

Young rooster and elderly goat become the best of friends

Four years ago, Billy was attacked by dogs and almost killed. His rehab took weeks. During that time, a young rooster named Samoa seemed to take a liking to the old guy.