The Charlotte Observ

The Charlotte Observ


The largest newspaper in the Carolinas. Updates from our staffers.

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Adams killed himself April 7 outside Rock Hill after he shot and killed six people at a neighbor’s house in York County, South Carolina, officials said.

Frances Bavier, who played the much-loved “The Andy Griffith Show” character, lived in the 9,000-square-foot home with her cats until her death in 1989.

State and federal authorities have extended the deadline for filing taxes to May 17.

The bandits can tear out this piece in minutes, just for what’s inside, CMPD says. Here’s what you can do to protect your car.

The former ACC player of the year fills the job vacated by Nate James’ move to Austin Peay.

One 16-year-old said the bill’s passing could mean life or death for trans youth. “I can safely say I would have been dead about two years ago if I hadn’t had access to health care.”

A high school cross-country runner at Ardrey Kell High School, Murphy Smith, has been named the N.C. runner of the year by Gatorade

The Durham driver escaped just in time, video shows.

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Police officers in Wilmington, NC, were fired after inappropriate comments, including one officer saying society needed a civil war to wipe Black people off the map.

RNC host city Charlotte votes to condemn Trump’s ‘racist and xenophobic’ comments TqqNQwX4MP#RNC2020 

From the @theobserver  archive: RIP "Handsome" Harley Race. His career spanned nearly four decades, where he was known as one of the toughest guys in and out of the ring. The WWE Hall of Famer was 76. ?: @jsiner 

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A Republican who endorsed Cawthorn is now apologizing, saying he should have seen “red flags” earlier from the 25-year-old congressman.

Mooresville's @HayesGrier  ‘breaks out of his shell’ on ‘Dancing' (with video) #dwts 

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“Do not actually discharge firearms into the air. You could kill someone and you cannot frighten a hurricane. I cant believe I actually have to write this.”

#BREAKING: Court orders NC to hold special legislative election next year; 28 House & Senate districts to be redrawn

We've heard from many readers that this tweet inaccurately described extremely racist remarks by police as "inappropriate." We agree. Their conversation described "slaughter" and civil war and should have been characterized more forcefully.

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