An Iredell County deputy attempting to pick up a pre-purchased engagement ring from a Kay Jewelers Tuesday was turned away because his uniform, which contained a service weapon, didn’t meet store policy, officials say.
Jellyfish blooms happen throughout the summer along the east coast. The jelly’s tentacles can reach more than 49 feet, health officials say, so getting stung is possible even if you don’t spot a jellyfish.
Crystal Mosteller Hopson, the director of Hartman’s Haven Dog Rescue in Hickory, was headed to a longtime-volunteer’s wedding rehearsal Friday when she noticed a brown box with big bold letters that read, “FREE PUPPIES.”
The Greg Olsen Foundation gifted a $2.5 million donation to help build “The HEARTest Yard Pediatric Center,” a pediatric cardiovascular and congenital heart outpatient clinic at Levine Children’s Hospital, according to Atrium Health.
An anonymous traveler found the personalized calendar at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The 2019 calendar, about the size of a large paperback book, is filled with inspirational messages and sentimental photographs.
Wells Fargo Pro-Am practice rounds got underway Monday and will run through Tuesday, with the Pro-Am Wednesday. The first round of play tees off at 7 a.m. Thursday, May 2, with final rounds wrapping up Sunday, May 5.
A judge has ordered the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department to appear in court and explain why the full body camera video depicting the events before, during and after the shooting of Danquirs Franklin was neither provided to a judge to review or released publicly.
“This show will tour for YEARS so yes, it will return to Blumenthal!,” a Blumenthal representative said. “In terms of details, all we can share right now is that 2021 will be a very exciting year in the Queen City! Stay tuned!”