Good morning to you on this Wednesday, 15 August 2012, from the WBTV News morning team...John Carter reporting to you.
Be sure to join us from 4:30 to 7:00 AM today as there is a lot happening that we'll tell you about.
Cam Man Ron Lee is live from south Charlotte...where a wreck involving a van has sent two people to the hospital. It happened on I-485 near I-77. We'll also have traffic reports on the area from the First Alert Traffic Center.
The 16 year old charged with murdering his 13 year old friend in west Charlotte will be making his first court appearance today.
Police in Gastonia are looking for the person responsible for shooting two people with a shotgun late last night.
A controversial proposal to check on the immigration status of Charlotte Mecklenburg students was soundly defeated during last night's Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners meeting.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new vaccine for the upcoming flu season.
Reverend Billy Graham has been released from the hospital in Asheville after being admitted there on Sunday.
Plus, you don't want to miss Astrid Martinez's story, all-new this morning, on the impact of women in the upcoming 2012 election.
Also...it's the last day of training camp at Camp Wofford in Spartanburg for the Carolina Panthers...as we get word that one player suffered a concussion during yesterday's practice.