Catawba County Church Fire Arson

Good morning!  It’s Tuesday, 14 November 2017.  John Carter reporting to you from the WBTV newsroom this morning.  We’re working on a lot of stories to bring you on this morning’s newscast…hope you can join us from 4:30 – 7 AM for the area’s best, most complete, factual and accurate newscast.

This morning we are LIVE from Catawba County where investigators say the fire at a church was set intentionally. 

Testimony will resume in Charlotte today in the second degree murder trial of Gregory Wheeling.  Police say he was drunk when he hit and killed Kelli Putnam.  We’ll have more in a LIVE report.

Emotions ran high in a Gaston County courtroom as relatives of a man killed over an alleged parking dispute confronted his accused killer.

More accusations against Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore.  He says the sexual misconduct allegations are absolutely false.

A big night in the national spotlight for the Carolina Panthers as they took on the Miami Dolphins in Monday Night Football.  The Panthers get a decisive victory…we’ll have highlights.

Kristen Miranda will also have breaking news…and news just in…as she monitors multiple news sources throughout the newscast in the Alert Center this morning.

Meteorologist Al Conklin is tracking the weather for you this morning.  He’ll have your certified most accurate forecast.

Plus, we’re keeping an eye on the roadways and we’ll let you know of any issues that may slow down your morning commute.

All that and so much more when you join us from 4:30 to 7 AM on WBTV for Charlotte’s best morning newscast.