Kristi O'Connor

Kristi O'Connor

News Reporter

Charlotte, NC

Kristi O'Connor reports out of WBTV's South Carolina bureau and anchors WBTV Saturday Morning.


Recent Articles by Kristi

  Community uncovers African-American cemetery overgrown with brush

  UNCC alum performs song written in honor of Riley Howell

  5 employees taken to hospital, 27 evaluated on second day of ‘tar smell’ at Charlotte business

  Building evacuated, 46 people evaluated after ‘unknown odor’ at south Charlotte business

  Lancaster County officials looking for car-tax evasion with new S.C. residents

  UNCC survivor throws out first pitch at Charlotte Knights game

Fire destroys west Charlotte mobile home and storage units

  Officials determine person set fire outside of SC fireworks shop

  Kids deliver 26 pizzas, 100+ water bottles to firefighters in Ballantyne

Police arrest a couple after finding used syringes in plain view of kids

  York County leaders revisit 2007 study to extend light rail to South Carolina

  Judge orders mental evaluation for mother accused of child, vulnerable adult neglect

More SROs to be securing Chester County Schools

  Rock Hill Police Department celebrates 70 years of Worthy Boys and Girls Camp

  Documents: Children shot, mom run over before N.C. home set on fire, body dumped in river

  N.C. children found dead in burned home identified, mother’s body believed to be in Catawba River

Union County Sheriff’s Office investigates shooting in Waxhaw

  Innocent 23-year-old killed in major drug operation, defendant sentenced to 25 years

  New Chester County sheriff makes changes to curb community violence

Man accused of shooting into car with kids inside at Rock Hill park

Man reportedly robbed at knifepoint, then arrested for having meth

  Federal charges now filed in SC trooper shooting, suspect waives extradition

  City of Rock Hill launches first, free transit system in York County

  Community Cafe in York County serves thousands of free, fresh meals

  Piedmont Medical Center collects cereal for hungry children

  Chester Police chief hosts community safety meetings following two shootings

Nine children die of vehicular heatstroke in 2019

  Parents with children in car arrested for DUI in separate cases

  Non-profit helping cancer patients expands to Chester County

  100 deadly days of summer begins Memorial Day weekend