Andrew Barnett

Andrew Barnett

Digital Content Producer

Charlotte, NC

Andrew Barnett is a young writer from Alabama. A lifetime music lover and enthusiast. He has been writing for years and has published several places ranging from AllHipHop.com to Raycom Media’s Digital Hub. Andrew now writes for Charlotte CBS affiliate WBTV. He writes about any and everything, from news and politics to music and sports, and is a lover of research and learning.


Recent Articles by Andrew

  2020 Minor League Baseball season canceled, local teams ‘extremely disappointed’

Panthers QB Will Grier providing scholarships for black student-athletes at West Charlotte HS

Thomas Davis’ foundation gives $40,000 in college scholarships

Christian McCaffrey, Shaq Thompson announce program to unite Charlotte community, support underserved youth

  DaBaby, Thomas Davis, city leaders host discussion on police reform, systemic racism in Charlotte

Former Panther Thomas Davis pledges $100K to help bail dads out of jail for Father’s Day in Charlotte

Carolina Panthers closing offices Friday to observe Juneteenth

Julius Peppers among former Carolina Panthers on College Football Hall of Fame ballot

Dale Earnhardt Jr. elected as first-ballot NASCAR Hall of Famer

Charlotte-based LendingTree makes Juneteenth a company holiday for employees

  Gov. Cooper creates task force to eliminate systemic racism in N.C. criminal justice system

Luke Kuechly officially joins Carolina Panthers as pro scout

  'It’s been a rocky road’; Homeless student graduates as valedictorian in Florida

Charlotte police, firefighters help cut up tree that fell in yard of elderly resident

N.C. high school valedictorian, star athlete will begin college with associate’s degree

Once postponed, Dreamville Festival 2020 is now canceled in N.C.

  Charlotte Fire Department promoting first African American woman to battalion chief

  N.C. Sen. Richard Burr issues statement, steps down as Senate Intel chair amid FBI investigation of stock sales

  Charlotte Pipe and Foundry moving to Stanly Co. after more than 100 years in Charlotte

Carolina Panthers face Super Bowl champs, former head coach in 2020 season

Carolina Panthers draft DT Derrick Brown in first round, add more defense in 2020 NFL Draft

Carolina Panthers to raise money for Salvation Army Boys and Girls Clubs in NFL “Draft-A-Thon"

  Christian McCaffrey surprises Lowe’s workers with video call, invites them to Panthers games

Carolina Panthers play ‘Sweet Caroline’ in empty Bank of America Stadium to honor healthcare heroes

NBA’s Russell Westbrook helps to donate 4.2M masks, PPE to medical workers in African American communities

Christian McCaffrey’s ‘22 and You’ initiative now supports repair of life-saving ventilators

Busch offers year of free beer to couples with postponed weddings due to COVID-19

Report: Christian McCaffrey signs extension with Panthers, becomes highest-paid RB in NFL history

COVID-19 Response Fund awards more than $3M to 51 Charlotte-area nonprofits

Teen girl, who was doctor-ordered to self-quarantine, purposely coughs on S.C. police officers