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  1. Teenager charged with bringing loaded gun to South Mecklenburg High School  WSOC Charlotte
  2. Gun found at South Mecklenburg High School, principal says
  3. Student brought gun to South Mecklenburg High School, CMS says  FOX 46 Charlotte
  4. South Meck High Student Brought Loaded Gun To School: Report  Charlotte, NC Patch
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Can of mace found during safety screening at South Meck High School  WBTV

Officials say the mace was found during the routine safety screening. Students involved in violations will be disciplined according to the CMS Code of Student ...

CMS names new principals at South Meck, two other schools  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools in North Carolina named new principals at South Mecklenburg High School, Shamrock Gardens Elementary and Ashley Park ...

New South Meck football coach thinks he’s the right man for the job  Charlotte Observer

South Mecklenburg High School in south Charlotte hired Joe Evans as its new head varsity football coach. The Sabres fired Rocky White last month. White also ...

HOMECOMING KING: WATCH: South Meck students share excitement as classmate with autism elected Homecoming King  WSOC Charlotte

Students at South Mecklenburg High School banded together to make sure one of their classmates had a special homecoming.

Principal, leader who spent decades with CMS retires  WBTV

A 45-year career as a full-time educator and nearly 30 of them were spent in the halls of Charlotte Mecklenburg schools.

Watch: South Mecklenburg High School students elect boy with autism Homecoming King  WTVD-TV

Students at South Mecklenburg High School came together to give their classmate a homecoming he would never forget.

NC teachers are grossed out by South Mecklenburg High photos  The Charlotte Observer

Vile. Disgusting. Heart-breaking. Scary. Those were among the terms that popped up after a South Mecklenburg High School teacher posted pictures of leaks, ...

Student with autism crowned homecoming king at Charlotte school

Blake Rice showed off his dance moves after being voted homecoming king at South Meck High.

12 Key Dates CMS Parents Need to Know Before Schools Out  Charlotte, NC Patch

12 Key End-Of-Year Dates CMS Parents Need to Know - Charlotte, NC - When are graduation ceremonies for area high schools and the last day of school?

Heres Why South Meck High School Campus Was Evacuated  Charlotte, NC Patch

South Meck High School Campus Evacuated: Reports - Charlotte, NC - Emergency crews responded to South Meck High Wednesday afternoon for an "air ...

South Meck student arrested for bringing gun on campus. It’s sixth at CMS this year.  The Charlotte Observer

A 17-year-old student at South Mecklenburg High School was arrested Wednesday and charged with possession of a firearm on educational property, police ...

Heart-screening program detects early problems in student-athletes  WSOC Charlotte

A young man is weeks away from graduating high school, but that achievement may not have been possible if he didn't get a heart screening.

South Meck HS sub caught on video: 'Go back to where you speak Spanish'  WSOC Charlotte

There's new controversy at Charlotte-Mecklenburg school after a substitute teacher was seen on video making a controversial comment to a teacher.

Students say South Meck High teacher sexually abused them in apartment study session  Charlotte Observer

A South Mecklenburg High School teacher accused of sexual contact with two students was identified Thursday morning. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police arrested ...

Suspects in custody after Myers Park High School forced into lockdown on reports of a gun

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — There are major developments about gun concerns at a local high school. On Monday, Myers Park High School was forced into lockdown ...

Teaching assistant listed as victim in police report after altercation with student  WSOC Charlotte

Phone video shows a teaching assistant at South Mecklenburg High School in an altercation with a student Monday morning.

Student accused of bringing weapon to South Mecklenburg HS  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A South Mecklenburg High School student is accused of bringing an air gun to school Thursday morning. The air gun was found ...

CMS: South Meck HS student brought weapon to school

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating after a student was found to be in possession of an air gun at South Mecklenburg High School Thursday.

Truant students causing problems at south Charlotte shopping center  WSOC Charlotte

Police are fed up with teens who are skipping school and then getting into trouble at a popular shopping center in south Charlotte.

Gun found on campus of Ranson Middle School in north Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — School safety is top of mind right now after a gun was found on a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools campus on Thursday. Ranson Middle ...

South Meck HS teacher accused of having sex with students  FOX 46 Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) - A Charlotte teacher is accused of turning a study group into his own sex party. FOX 46 Charlotte first broke the news of the South ...

Are welcoming words from CMS enough to quell student fears in immigration crackdown?  Charlotte Observer

Immigration crackdown in Charlotte NC spurs Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools to schedule trauma training for educators whose students fear arrest by ...

South Mecklenburg captures boys, girls SoMeck 8 swim championships  Charlotte Observer

Powered by sons and daughters of formers Sabres state champions, the 2016-17 Sabres swim team captured the SoMeck 8 conference titles Friday.

Free heart screenings for student athletes help catch abnormalities  FOX 46 Charlotte

Myles Jones loved to play football. During his sophomore year he excelled on the South Mecklenburg High School field.

Meet the 2019 Delta Debutantes  Qcity metro

The Cotillion awarded $119,030 in college scholarships and $13,699 in donations to community nonprofits. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) ...

High School Notes: South Mecklenburg’s Rocky White gets a rare Shrine Bowl double  The Charlotte Observer

South Meck football coach Rocky White gets rare Shrine Bowl double; CNN on tap to cover Harding celebration; Mallard Creek coach gets national exposure.

Broadway businessman and Charlotte native named as new ASC president  Charlotte Observer

R. Jeep Bryant will leave his job as marketing head for the Tony Awards to be ASC's new president. He spent the last two years increasing the footprint of the ...

Calls for change after Charlotte school fight video  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC - There are new calls for change after a fight between a student and a teaching assistant inside South Mecklenburg High School.

Homeless during Hurricane Florence? Here’s where you can go, and how others can help  The Charlotte Observer

The Red Cross helps open five shelters at Charlotte Mecklenburg high schools as Hurricane Florence approaches the Carolinas, and homeless shelters are ...

Two guns found at CMS schools this week

Ranson Middle School found an unloaded gun in an outdoor trash can on campus. A day before a gun was found on a student at South Mecklenburg High ...

10 Charlotte Students Chosen For 2019 National Merit Scholarships  Charlotte, NC Patch

Charlotte Students Chosen For National Merit Award - Charlotte, NC - The 2019 National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners were announced this week. Here are ...

South Meck’s Maureen Furr named CMS principal of the year  Charlotte Observer

A chilly high school gym exploded into shouts, applause and music Monday morning as Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools named Maureen Furr, principal of South ...

Don’t know where to start with local schools? Here’s your primer  Charlotte Observer

The Charlotte region's education scene is complex and competitive, but these tips will help newcomers take advantage of all the options.

Lawmaker to push plan for safer water in NC schools and daycares  The Charlotte Observer

Water testing reveals lead issues in Charlotte and Greensboro. Lawmakers already have a plan that can fix it across the state.

Video catches fight between Charlotte student and teacher  Spectrum News

Police are investigating after a fight between a teacher and student was caught on camera.

CMS parent says required novel contains graphic sexual conduct  WSOC Charlotte

Parents said a novel with graphic and disturbing sexual *content* is required reading for ninth-graders enrolled in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

South Mecklenburg High senior among Presidential Scholars candidates  Charlotte Observer

Send your People news to Audrey Hommes, a senior at South Mecklenburg High School, was one of 3,900 candidates chosen ...

When it comes to AP classes, it's the haves and have nots in CMS  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Some parents and students say there is an equity problem in Charlotte Mecklenburg School (CMS) District. What is offered at one ...

CMS found lead in water at 27 schools. Dozens more are untested. Should you worry?  The Herald-Sun

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools' first round of testing for lead in drinking water found high levels at 27 schools, almost half the older buildings tested. Dozens ...

Petition started to remove 'luxury tax' from feminine hygiene products  FOX 46 Charlotte

Women in Charlotte are trying to put an end to the so called 'tampon tax.'

Missing South Meck High School student found  WBTV

Alonzia Briscoe, 14, was reported missing Monday when she left school mid-day and did not return home.

3 of 4 injured in UNCC shooting released from hospital  FOX 46 Charlotte

The recovery process continues for the four people injured in Tuesday's shooting on the campus of UNC Charlotte.

Streaming Films, TV Shows Shot in Charlotte: February 2019  Charlotte magazine

OVER THE YEARS, Charlotte's been used as a backdrop for several major films and TV shows. If you're a subscriber who wants to see your city's cameos, here ...

Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces 2019 Blumey Awards Winners  Broadway World

The eighth annual Blumenthal Performing Arts High School Musical Theater Awards culminated Sunday, May 19th, at a gala award celebration where winners ...

Charlotte native Anthony Hamilton to sing national anthem at NBA All-Star Game  The Undefeated

Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker isn't the only local talent feeling himself heading into NBA All-Star Weekend. Charlotte, North Carolina-born rhythm ...

cfa Academy students win Blumey Awards | News  Independent Tribune

The eighth annual Blumenthal Performing Arts High School Musical Theater Awards culminated Sunday, May 19, at a gala award celebration where winners in ...

Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces The 2019 Blumey Awards Nominees  Broadway World

Blumenthal Performing Arts is pleased to announce the nominees competing in the 8th Annual High School Musical Theater Awards, also known as The Blumey ...

CMS students stage walkouts Friday morning

Officials with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools confirmed that students at some campuses in the district were staging walkout protests Friday.

CMS teacher arrested for assaulting child  FOX 46 Charlotte

A Charlotte Mecklenburg School teachers is in some legal trouble after being arrested last week. Tomay Gowens is charged with simple assault on a child under ...

Circle K and Coca-Cola Consolidated Surprise 3 Charlotte, NC Teachers with New Cars  PR Web

CHARLOTTE, NC (PRWEB) May 27, 2019 -- When Circle K and Coca-Cola Consolidated kicked off their campaign to celebrate local teachers earlier this year, ...

NC substitute teacher accused of telling student ‘go back to where you speak Spanish’

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A North Carolina substitute teacher was recorded on video telling a student to go back to where he speaks Spanish. In the nine-second ...

Live updates: Charlotte remains in Florence’s path for heavy rains, tropical storm wind  The Charlotte Observer

Get live updates and the latest news as Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina. We'll bring you information on the storm's path, how it's tracking on ...

Biology class creates books to teach basic lessons  Charlotte Observer

When Nick Davros' biology class at South Mecklenburg High School finished the Advanced Placement exam a month before school ended, he found a creative ...

UNC Wilmington women's soccer adds 9 to roster for 2019 season

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNC Wilmington Head Women's Soccer Coach Chris Neal has announced the addition of nine student-athletes, including five ...

Hurricane Florence: What we know Thursday, plus evacuations, shelters & predictions  WLOS

Click here to watch live. Monster storm Hurricane Florence is barreling closer to the coast of the Carolinas. Forecasters say wind speeds have dropped from a ...

Shooting leads to lockdowns at three Charlotte schools  WCNC

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police investigators have a lot of questions after a shooting that led to lockdowns at three city schools Thursday morning.

These 500-plus young performers are making history with Charlotte Concerts  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Concerts and CMS team for “A Musical Showcase,” celebrating some of the finest ensembles in the public schools with a concert and cash prizes.

Exclusive: The inside story of David Chadwick’s sudden split with Forest Hill Church  Charlotte Observer

Personality clashes led to Forest Hill pastor David Chadwick resigning under pressure after 39 years at the Charlotte, NC mega-church. Chadwick has started a ...

Decision 2018: Uber helping get voters to the polls

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Meet Robert! He's been an Uber driver in Charlotte for a couple years. Today, he says his rides mean more, to him and his riders. The lack ...

Study: These are the top 10 high schools in North Carolina recently released a report ranking the "Top 10" high schools in North Carolina. The study looked at 582 high schools in 159 school districts across ...

Community grieving after school nurse killed, son, pastor, wife, hurt in crash  WSOC Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. - Concord police are investigating a Tuesday night crash that left a woman dead and three others injured, including her son. The collision ...

Counting Down The Irish: Jonathan Doerer  247Sports

Irish Illustrated continues its summer-long ranking series with a crucial component for Notre Dame's 2019 offense and special teams.

NCHSAA Tennis Roundup: South Mecklenburg freshman wins 4A state title  Charlotte Observer

South Mecklenburg freshman Jenna Thompson wins the NCHSAA 4A state title in dominant fashion. Marisa Deininger (Community School of Davidson, 1A), ...

CMS school board candidates outline views in their own words  The Charlotte Observer

Here's candidate information to help voters make choices in the 2017 Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board race. Answers are in their own words.

CMS parents upset about being denied admission to swim meet  Charlotte Observer

Parents of swimmers from three Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools are upset because they're being denied admission to Tuesday evening's meet at Providence.

Teen sexual assault victim files suit against band teacher and CMS  WBTV

A civil lawsuit has been filed against Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) and a former teacher which claims negligence on both their parts in an ongoing ...

Bud Light’s ‘Dilly Dilly King’ is a North Carolina native  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Bud Light's “Dilly Dilly King” commercials have been all over television for months, but what many didn't realize is that the king is a North ...

All Hurricane Shelters in North and South Carolina  The Weather Channel

The Lamb's Chapel 415 Roxboro Rd. Haw River, NC 27258. Bertie County Middle School 652 US 13N Windsor, NC 27983. Colerain Elementary School

2017 Charlotte Observer All-Star Scholars  Charlotte Observer

The All-Star Scholars program, now in its 61st year, recognizes students from across the Charlotte region based on academic performance, citizenship, ...

News: Blumey season takes the stage  Charlotte Post

Support local journalism: Subscribe to The Charlotte Post. Awards season is back in Charlotte. High school theater awards season that is. The eighth Annual ...

Charlotte Observer Seniors of the Year 2018  The Charlotte Observer

Each school in the Charlotte region nominated a Senior of the Year candidate to be considered for a $1,000 scholarship in the All-Star Scholars program.

6 POUNDS OF COCAINE SEIZED AT CLT: Jamaican national caught smuggling cocaine at Charlotte airport pleads guilty  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Christopher Anthony Samuels, 37, of Montego Bay, Jamaica, appeared in federal court and pleaded guilty to drug trafficking and ...

CMS looks to make improvements after below average bus safety inspection  Charlotte Observer

CMS school buses were given a worse score in an annual inspection report, but officials say a tougher inspector is the reason behind the score.

Hicks, George (Trey)  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM George (Trey) Hicks III, 51, died Friday, October 5, 2018, after a valiant battle with an aggressive form of Sarcoma Cancer. He passed away ...

UPDATES: Florence weakens but still to bring 'life-threatening' storm surge, rainfall  WSOC Charlotte

Coastal residents fleeing a potentially devastating blow from Hurricane Florence encountered empty gasoline pumps and depleted store shelves as the monster ...

Hailey Hernandez, Lyle Yost Named NISCA National High School Diving Champions  SwimSwam

The National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association (NISCA) has announced 200 divers as high school All-Americans for the 2018-2019 season.

There’s a new youth orchestra in town – 4, actually – because parents refused to lose this leader  The Charlotte Observer

Longtime CSO youth orchestra leader now at the helm of the new Youth Orchestras of Charlotte, through efforts of some parents.

CHARLOTTE SOCIAL MEDIA THREATS: CMPD arrests 14-year-old middle school student in Snapchat threat  WSOC Charlotte

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools police said Wednesday that they are investigating threats on social media ...

Thousands join student walkout protest in Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

Students in Charlotte-Mecklenburg, Union, Gaston and other local school districts joined the March 14 national school walkout. The 17-minute demonstrations ...

Report: Some CMS schools score low on building health...  WSOC Charlotte

Some Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools are in dire need of upgrades and better maintenance, reports found.

Sunday Latest | 16th death blamed on Hurricane Florence  WLOS

The Latest on Tropical Storm Florence (all times local): If you are watching on your cell phone, click here to view. 7:05 p. m. The death toll from Hurricane ...

Parents concerned over CMS boundary shake up plan  FOX 46 Charlotte

Parents of kids in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools are learning more about proposed boundary changes slated to begin in the fall of 2018.

CMS teacher arrested for DWI after single-car crash  WSOC Charlotte

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools teacher was arrested last month after a single-car accident.

Watch: North Carolina students, driver escape school bus fire

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- More than a dozen North Carolina high school students escaped after their school bus caught fire Thursday afternoon. According to WSOC ...

UPDATES: Coast experiencing 'life-threatening' storm surge from Florence  WSOC Charlotte

Time is running short to get out of the way of Hurricane Florence, a monster of a storm that has a region of more than 10 million people in its potentially ...

From homeless to college grad: Charlotte woman defies the odds  WCNC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The youngest of four and raised by a single mom, the Charlotte native comes from humble beginnings. "She worked a lot to make sure that ...

Providence High student tracks asteroid for summer fun  Charlotte Observer

Teen tracks asteroid: During 40 intense days this summer, Sunny Zhang of Charlotte, a student at Providence High School, operated a research-grade telescope ...

Authorities seize drugs, gun from Albemarle home; man charged  WSOC Charlotte

Authorities in Stanly County seized a large amount of drugs early February from a home in Albemarle.

Which Charlotte-area high schools rank among best in the nation?  Charlotte Business Journal

U.S. News & World Report is out with its latest state-by-state ranking of the nation's best high schools, and out of 608 schools graded in North Carolina, the ...

Harvey dumped more than 50 inches of rain on Texas. What would that do to Charlotte?  Charlotte Observer

An unimaginable 51.88 inches of rain has fallen on Cedar Bayou, Texas, since Harvey landed Friday, setting the record for the heaviest rainfall from a tropical ...

Prep Notebook: South Meck, Providence to meet in NC 4A soccer semifinals Tuesday  Charlotte Observer

Tuesday night, either Providence or South Mecklenburg's high school soccer team is going to earn a state championship berth.

Charlotte Immigrant March Planned For Monday  WFAE

Charlotte activists have planned a "Day Without Immigrants" march for Monday to support the city's immigrant population and oppose U.S. Immigration and.

Late goal by Jair Alvarez pushes the West past the East in the 2019 NCCA boys soccer all-star game  HighSchoolOT

The West took took down the East in the 2019 NCCA East-West Boys Soccer All-Star game by a score of 1-0. The game was played in Greensboro at ...

Ardrey Kell jazz band performs June 3 at Countdown to Summer  Charlotte Observer

Living Saviour Lutheran Church invites everyone to second annual party celebrating summer on June 3. Stop by for free hot dogs, hamburgers and snow cones ...

Book inspires Charlotte JROTC cadets to go one step further  Charlotte Observer

Starting today South Charlotte news is offering a new feature. During the month you'll see articles about some of the interesting things going on in school ...

Some users say Cash App not working like it should  WSOC Charlotte

Shari Wright's daughter was driving to Charlotte and got a flat tire.

Charlotte officer involved in shooting joined CMPD like his father  Charlotte Observer

Brentley Vinson, the CMPD officer involved in a fatal shooting that sparked protests Tuesday night, grew up in Charlotte, played football at Ardrey Kell High ...

SoMeck 8 all-conference basketball, wrestling, swimming teams announced  Charlotte Observer

Here are the SoMeck 8 all-conference winter sports teams, as voted on by league coaches.

Local twins shine spotlight on gymnastics  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Twins from the Charlotte area are among the best gymnasts in the Country. Anna and Grace Glenn, both 16-years old, are among 15 ...

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