Mark Davenport WBTV

Mark Davenport WBTV


Managing Editor + Digital Content Manager @WBTV_News. Idea man with a heart for history and enough energy to power a small city. #UGA alum. #49ers Faithful.

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#BREAKING : President Trump cancelin #RNC2020  in Jacksonville. "Won't do a big crowded convention, per se, it's just not the right time for that." Delegates will still travel t #Charlotte  for nomination. @realDonaldTrump  will still do a speech, but in "different way. #GOP 

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“Someone took down the American Flag... Flipped it upside down... and hung it back up.” - @BriaBellKCAU  Sights fr #Charlottem  on 2nd straight night #GeorgeFloydProtestsf  @CMPD  now using “chemical riot control agents” to disperse crowd after peaceful afternoon protest #CLT .

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@CMPD  . reporting officers continuing to get struck with rocks and other objects uptown. “Three protestors have been arrested so far this evening.” - CMPD 2 on gun charges; one a handgun and the other a rifle. Third charged with assaulting a government official.

JUST IN: The party is over for #Charlotte . “The celebration of the President’s acceptance of the #Republican  nomination will be held in another city.” - #RNC2020  official statement #CLT  #ncpol  #gapol 

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RNC LEAVING CLT: The city of #Charlotte  was poised to welcome 50,000+ visitors for #RNC2020  in August. (includes 15,000 journalists) The #DNC  in 2012 had an economic impact of $163m for the city - most ever for a single event in #CLT . #ncpol  #RNC 

Snapshot of curfews across the country. #Philly  6p #NYC  8p #Cleveland  8p #Dallas  8:30p #LosAngeles  9p #Chicago  9p #Atlanta  9p #Miami  9p #Denver  9p #Louisville  9p #Minneapolis  10p #DC  11p #Charlotte  🤷‍♂️

The moment #ConfederateMonument  Fame was removed from its base in downtown Salisbury. The statue stood in that location for more than 110 years. Next stop? #Fame  will be going to the Old Lutheran Cemetery » and on scene @DavidWhisenant  @WBTVCamMan 

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HAPPENING NOW: #CMS  Superintendent Earnest Winston recommends @CharMeckSchools  goes fully remote to begin the school year "until it is safe to return to school in-person." CMS School Board will have to vote to approve recommendation. WATCH LIVE 👉

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5.1 magnitude earthquake in NC!!! #Earthquake  2020 is ridiculous right now.

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SEEING RED: Thousands of teachers from across North Carolina have descended upon the streets of #Raleigh ... This is a view from above the crowd. Unreal! #RedforEdW #ncpol #ncedt #WatchWBTVch LIVE coverage »

NEW: @DallasPD  "person of interest" seen in Facebook vid handing rifle to officer: #Dallas 

"It is with great sorrow that we confirm the names of the students whose lives were lost and those who were injured" #UNCC  confirms names of students killed and injured in Tuesday's campus shooting » #CharlotteStrong  #CLT 

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#BREAKING: Officers in riot gear mobilized outside Bank of America stadium for #MINvsCAR  game. No current threats,…

#BREAKING : Amber Alert poster for kidnapped NC teen has been updated. Call 911 if you see the vehicle. The Lumberton Police Department has set up a special tip line to call if you have information to help investigators find Hania at 910-272-5871 #FindHania 

NOW: #JonathanFerrell 's mom on trial: "It brings me to tears... I don't want sympathy - I want justice" #KerrickTrial 

#BREAKING : A home has exploded in Ballantyne Country Club. Firefighters are on scene fighting fire right now. Debris everywhere #CLT 

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