Support growing for critically wounded newlywed

Good morning, it's Wednesday, December 4. This is Christine Nelson! Seems like it has been a while since I checked in with you... with the holiday weekend and all. I'm back in the saddle this morning so here is a first look at the stories we're covering on WBTV News This Morning from 4:30-7:00 a.m.

24,000 "Likes" and growing:

That's how many people have liked the Facebook support page for Marco Kaufman. He's the Cleveland County man who was shot while sitting in his car, after he suspected suspicious activity when he arrived home. The bullet hit him in the back of the head. Who did this? That's the main question that has yet to be answered this morning. Listen for the details in this story....maybe you have a clue that can help police.

Changing of the guard

There is a new chair of the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners. As our sources told us, former chair Pat Cotham was in fact voted out as chair. There was some in-fighting in the process. We have details on who the new chair is and how this change will affect Mecklenburg County residents.

LIVE: We're at the scene right now of a shooting near West Boulevard. We're going to show you live pictures from there and give you details on what went down.

Plus, McCrory looking into the possibility of giving teachers a raise! We have details on his plan.

WBTV News This Morning is live now!