Good morning! I hope you had a great weekend. This is Christine Nelson on this Monday, June 24. This email will give you a first look at the stories we're covering on WBTV News The Morning. We're on the air and live streaming on the web from 4:30-7:00 a.m.
VIDEO ALERT: A late landing for flight bound to Charlotte. Not because of the airline but due to a passenger getting unruly! The woman was with her young son...but refused to comply with some of the airlines instructions. In this day and age you never know when you're being recorded. The incident was caught on camera by other passengers. We'll show it to you and have more details on what happened in a live report.
Also, reaction this morning after a 14-year-old was found dead in a wooded area. He was a rising sophomore at Lake Norman High School. What happened? You'll also see what friends are saying about his death on social media.
More bad news for Paula Deen this morning after her admission of using a racial slur. What one of the home shopping networks who regularly has the chef on the air is considering about its future partnership with her.
We're also getting updates on the whereabouts of whistleblower Eric Snowden and the condition of Nelson Mandela.
MISSED IT?: I couldn't stay up to watch this last night but I saw a lot of buzz about it on Twitter. If you missed it too, we'll have video of Nik Wallenda's tightrope walk 1,500 feet over the Little Colorado River Gorge.
See you on the air!