In June 2013, Jeffrey Williams and his mother, Jeannie Williams, stopped for a night in the mountain town 100 miles northwest of Charlotte. Jeffrey died from carbon monoxide leaking from a swimming pool heating system, while Jeannie suffered serious injuries. Six weeks earlier, Daryl and Shirley Jenkins of Washington State had died in the same room, but officials did not immediately identify carbon monoxide as the cause of death.
The disappearance of Pulaski remains one of the nation’s most dramatic and deadly maritime disasters, partly because half on board died, but also because its passengers included some of the most prominent families in the southeast. Among those lost was New York Congressman William B. Rochester and six members of the Lamar family, then among the richest families in the southeast. The luxury steamship that went to the bottom of the Atlantic in 1838 with half its affluent passengers may have been found 40 miles off the coast of North Carolina. Blue Water Ventures International explains what they've found so far.
Charlotte Hornets’ Kemba Walker addresses ESPN report that the team has made him available in trade discussions. Walker talks about how he feels about Charlotte, a city where he is building a new home, on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018.
Jane Anderson, the president of the women's march in Charlotte talks about the group's roots, and where they are headed in the years to come. The group originated in 2017 after Donald Trump defeated Hilary Clinton in the presidential election. Since then, they have grown and plan to march on the queen city again in 2018.