Back to school! A busy day ahead...

Good morning! And happy first day back to school for all the students starting the 2013-14 school year today!! This is Christine Nelson. It's August 26. Here is a first look at the live, team coverage we'll be providing you today when you turn on WBTV News This Morning. We're on the air live now. Watch on your computer, smartphone or tablet too by going to and click "WATCH LIVE."

BREAKING: There is an accident on Eastway Drive right now. Power lines are down. We have a crew there and will let you know how the commute will be impacted.


A team of reporters are live this morning to get you all the info you need to know so you can get out the door on time. Top stories include:

--Security changes in place at Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS)

--Info on CMS's online system to track your student's grades

--Bus route changes due to damaged roads still be repaired from storms

--LIVE interviews: Catawba County Schools superintendent, CMS superintendent Burke County superintendent and more.

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