Hello. This is Christine Nelson checking in with you. It's Monday, November 11...Veteran's Day! Working today? Or do you have the day off? Either way we're here to keep you up to speed on the news of the day. Turn on your TV's and watch WBTV News This Morning. John Carter, Al Conklin, Sammi Jo Francis and I are on your side with the most reliable look at the news/weather/traffic affecting you.
Breaking: Charlotte police are actively working crimes scenes after shots were fired overnight. We just confirmed one person has died at the scene at Wilkinson Boulevard near Morehead Street. Police are also at the East 4th Street exit off I-277. WBTV Cam Man Ron Lee will be live with details.
VIDEO ALERT: We'll have a first look at the devastation on the island first hit by Typhoon Haiyan.
Details on the high school student in Gastonia shot and killed over the weekend. He was discovered in the driver's seat at the scene of a crash.
State of urgency in Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools after new round of test scores were revealed. What school leaders are doing to make sure kids perform better.
Who is open and closed today for Veteran's Day? I thought this list would be helpful:
CLOSED: NC public schools, banks, post offices
OPEN: All SC public schools (except Chester County), Meck. Cty. private schools, City of Charlotte offices, Mecklenburg County offices
See you on the air!
According to Gaston County Communications, the wreck happened on Dallas Cherryville Highway at Mauney Road near Prices Arena.More >>
The accident happened on Kool Springs Drive at True Light Church Road, which is just off of Lawyers Road.More >>
WBTV went out around the city and asked residents about their concerns, and if they could ask the Chief of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police anything - what would they ask?More >>
"This critical stretch of highway connects Gastonia to other cities and towns in Gaston County and serves as a vital corridor for commuters within the Charlotte metropolitan area," NCDOT says of the nearly 10-mile stretch.More >>
Raymond Lawrence Johnson, 67, was last seen on the 5200 block of Monroe Road in southeast Charlotte. Officials said Johnson is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.More >>