Where should you go to see the 4th of July fireworks in the Charlotte area? Here’s your solution! Of course, you don’t want to miss our own sister station, WBT SkyShow at Truist Feild in Uptown Charlotte. But if you need more plans here’s a collection of fireworks displays, as well as parades, festivals, and […]

Phil Stinger has gone viral for being the only person on a commercial flight, but it wasn’t because he bought all the seats. Stinger’s American Airlines flight from Oklahoma City to Charlotte had been delayed so many times that the rest of the passengers didn’t stick around. His flight was supposed to take off at […]

A Delta Air Lines jet was able to land safely despite malfunctioning landing gear It happened Wednesday morning at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The flight originated from Atlanta in the early morning hours and landed in Charlotte just before 9am. The plane’s nose gear malfunctioned, but the pilot was able to execute an ‘absolutely perfect’ […]

Hi to our great Mix Community!! It’s Holly Haze! Join me for the 2nd Annual Prep Your Pet event happening this Saturday, July 1 at Animal Care & Control 8315 Byrum Drive in Charlotte. I will be there from 10-noon, but the day is filled with amazing events til 5 pm to ensure you and […]

Michael Jordan is no longer an NBA owner. According to reports, MJ has agreed to sell his majority stake in the Charlotte Hornets to minority owner Gabe Plotkin for $3 billion. Plotkin has been a minority owner since 2019. Jordan bought the team in 2010 for $275 million, making him the first Black owner in […]

Look who popped up on Queen City News talking about adopting a dog: It’s Mix 107.9’s own Holly Haze. Overcrowding has been a critical issue for CMPD’s Animal Care and Control Center and looks to be dire when Summer brings fuller shelters and renovations at the facility. Watch Holly talk to Queen City News here: […]

Carolina Panthers fans were in a frenzy after award-winning music singer Rihanna was spotted wearing a Panthers jersey over the weekend. Rihanna was photographed wearing a Panthers No. 95 jersey to a nightclub in Tokyo, Japan. While the vintage jersey looks to just be a fashion statement, Panthers fans were thrilled that the singer could […]


A father of four working on the construction site of the South Park fire called for help on Facebook Live before dying in a five-alarm fire on Thursday. Officials examining the wreckage of the large South Park construction fire discovered the deaths of two people who firemen could not reach in time to save before […]

Flames shot up over several tall buildings and black smoke billowed for miles after an apartment community under construction caught fire in South Park. With the investigation underway, Protagonist Beer is offering their support to honor Charlotte’s firefighters. The brewery is temporarily renaming their flagship Queen Charlotte beer and dubbing it “The 43,” which refers […]

U.S. News & World also ranked the Queen City #62 best place to retire and #2 best place to live in North Carolina.