Search for Charlotte swimmer now a recovery

Updated: Aug. 24, 2018 at 4:51 AM EDT
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Good morning everyone. Today is Friday, August 24. This is Christine Sperow sending you a quick email about what's going on today. Turn on WBTV News This Morning as soon as you wake up so we can get the morning started together!

NOW: This morning the search for a missing swimmer at Mountain Island Lake will continue. A multi-agency search began last night until they suspended it around 10:30pm. Charlotte Fire officials tell WBTV the search operation is now a recovery effort.

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President Donald Trump will be in the Charlotte-area next week. We getting some info about the reason for his visit here.

School starts MONDAY! We want to see all your back to school pictures that morning. This is a reminder to let us see your back to school pics. When you post them on social media, include the hashtag #WBTVandMe so we can see them.

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