Happy New Year to you! It's Wednesday, 1 January 2014. Good morning to you from the WBTV News Morning team...John Carter reporting to you this morning. Start your New Year off right by watching the area's best morning newscast ... we have a lot to tell you when you join us from 4:30 to 7AM!
Of course, we'll show you how folks across the nation and around the world rang in the new year...including the First Night celebration held in uptown Charlotte.
Not far away...a bit of a scare as a disco ball fell at Time Warner Cable Arena just before the Avett Brothers took to the stage. No one was hurt and the show went on. We'll show you pictures of what happened.
What kind of weather can you expect on this first day of the new year? As I write this...it's freezing in Charlotte...32 degrees! But, it's going to warm up today...we should see some sunshine...and there's little chance of rain.
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