News: Local

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:07 PM

Animal shelter at center of Peterson challenge to Sheriff Cathey

Sheriff faces challenge from Indian Trail candidate

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:24 PM

Charges filed in Parkwood student wreck

The wreck happened Wednesday about 3:30 p.m. on Parkwood School Road near Rolling Wood Lane.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:21 PM

Advance tickets available for Air Show

The 2014 Warriors and Warbirds Air Show will once again entertain crowds this year on Nov. 8 and 9 at the Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport. Advance purchase discount tickets are currently available online at or in person at the Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport at 3900 Paul J. Helms Drive in Monroe.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:17 PM

Water treatment change planned

Beginning Oct. 23, the City will return to using chloramines in the water treatment process

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Laney-Lee house demolition OKed

The Laney-Lee House, on 202 E. Windsor Street, will be demolished in 176 days if an alternative solution cannot be found.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:13 PM

Feds withdraw motion to seize Boggs' house

Federal prosecutors tried and failed to include Drew Boggs’ Waxhaw home as forfeiture related to $87.6 million in fraudulent state and federal minority transportation contracts.