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Animal rights supporters in Charlotte are urging the city council to allocate more resources to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Animal Care and Control. During a budget public hearing, activists emphasized the need for additional staff at the shelter. Krystin Lasprilla, an animal rights advocate, highlighted the emotional challenges faced by volunteers due to the shelter’s […]

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During Teacher Appreciation Week Stuart Cramer High School is Starting the Party to #EndALZ with Radio One Charlotte Stuart Cramer High School teachers had very special lesson plans for students studying health science and visual design. They worked with Radio One Charlotte’s community affairs manager, Ramona Holloway, to help classes use their talents to spread […]

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The National Transportation Safety Board’s final report on the 2022 helicopter crash that killed a pilot and a Charlotte TV meteorologist revealed disconnected and missing hardware as the probable cause. The crash occurred during a training flight over a Charlotte-area interstate, with the helicopter losing control and crashing in a grassy area. The report highlighted […]

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From now through May 7th Help Our Heroes with a donation to the CMPD Foundations mental health initiative and by wearing a blue ribbon!Look for the hero helpers from your favorite Radio One Charlotte station handing out blue ribbons to show support for our brave officers. We’ll be at Fridays Knights baseball game and Saturday’s […]

The tragic loss of four law enforcement officers in east Charlotte has deeply affected the community. In times like these, the outpouring of support and compassion is crucial. To support our law enforcement officers impacted by the deadly shooting in Charlotte please join Radio One Charlotte and Hood Hargett Breakfast Club in donating to the HELP […]

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Four law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty yesterday (April 29). Three of the officers have been identified: Joshua Eyer, Sam Poloche and William Elliot. The name of the other officer has not been released at this time. Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles and CMPD Chief Johnny Jenning spoke after the shooting at […]

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On Monday (April 29), the US Marshalls Task Force was serving an arrest warrant on Galway Drive in east Charlotte when the suspect began shooting. Eight officers were shot, and four died in the shootout. The suspect, Terry Clark Hughes, Jr., 39, was shot and killed. He was wanted for possession of a firearm by […]

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Wegmans is set to open its first store in Charlotte in 2026, signaling further expansion in North Carolina’s competitive grocery market. The popular chain’s growth adds to the state’s grocery wars, with new competition from companies like Publix, Sprouts, and Lidl. Wegmans has a devoted following in North Carolina, with plans for strategic expansion based […]

As more states, including North Carolina, legalize sports betting, gambling addiction hotlines are receiving more calls, particularly from young men in their 20s and 30s. North Carolina recently legalized mobile sports betting, leading to a surge in wagers during events like the ACC basketball tournament and March Madness. Critics warn of the addictive nature of […]

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Actress Angie Harmon took to Instagram to share the heartbreaking news that an Instacart delivery man shot and killed her dog, Oliver, at her front door. Harmon expressed her shock and devastation over the incident, stating that the delivery man shot the dog after delivering groceries and noticing that the security camera was not recording. […]