Community members gathered at Freedom Park on Sunday for the dedication of a memorial honoring U.S. Marines.
The memorial honors Marine's that are still living and those who did not make it home from war according to the Marine Corps League Charlotte Detachment 750.
The memorial shows the history of wars and campaigns the U.S. Marines have fought dating all the way back to the American Revolution.
Officials say Lieutenant General Frank Panter is the keynote speaker for the dedication.
Sunday is the Marine Corps birthday.
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Gaston County police arrested a man in connection with a Gaston County child abduction Thursday morning.
A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a car in southwest Charlotte Wednesday night.
An AMBER alert has been issued for a missing child in Gaston County. The Gaston County police are searching for 1-year-old Gage Conley.
Dad Travis Anderson says they can't stop holding their son, telling him they have high hopes it'll all soon be better.
The woman ran off the road and hit the tree. She was rescued out of her vehicle by firefighters and airlifted to the hospital.