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Jeff Anderson Exits WPEG & WBAV/Charlotte

Jeff Anderson OM/PD JEFF "UZI D" ANDERSON has parted ways with BEASLEY MEDIA GROUP/CHARLOTTE, NC. He programed Urban WPEG (POWER 98) and Urban AC WBAV (V101.9). ANDERSON told ALL ACCESS, “I am thankful to BILL SCHOENING, JUSTIN CHASE, and the BEASLEY family for their support and the opportunity to re-energize their stations. This has been […]

Feaster, Charlotte Staley

RAMSEUR On August 5, 1951, Charlotte Josephine Staley was born to the late Earlie and McCoy Staley in Asheboro, NC. She was among the first graduating class from Eastern Randolph High School in 1969. Charlotte furthered her education by attending Winston-Salem State University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in intermediate education in […]

Whole Foods sets opening date for new uptown store

Rendering of the Stonewall Station uptown. A lawsuit brought against the developer behind the prominent new Whole Foods complex uptown has been dismissed. (Crescent Communities) The Whole Foods store at 400 E. Stonewall St. opens next month. (Katherine Peralta | Charlotte Observer) CHARLOTTE, NC (Katherine Peralta/Charlotte Observer) – Whole Foods has set an opening date […]

Local Real Estate CEO Chosen as Conference Coach — Keaton Barrow Realty

(MENAFN Editorial) Michelle Keaton-Barrow to Participate in Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit Michelle Keaton-Barrow, CEO of Keaton Barrow Realty Michelle Keaton-Barrow, CEO of Keaton Barrow Realty Spread the Word Listed Under Tags: • Real Estate • Entrepreneur • Conference Industry: • Real Estate Location: • Huntersville – North Carolina – US Subject: • Awards HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. […]

NC congressional candidates spar over who’s the biggest Trump supporter | Charlotte Observer

Republican rivals in the 9th Congressional District squared off in the only debate of their primary campaign Thursday, each trying to one up each other as President Donald Trump’s most loyal supporter. Incumbent Robert Pittenger, Mark Harris and Clarence Goins all praised the president and his policies. Each wants a border wall and would send […]

He promised his NC daughter a trip to Atlanta, but he kidnapped her and fled to Egypt | Charlotte Observer

A Georgia man was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison Wednesday for kidnapping his daughter in Charlotte and fleeing with her to Egypt. Federal prosecutors said 46-year-old Divett Lidrell Mays of Atlanta picked up his daughter for a weekend visit in May 2011, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Mays and […]

These NC charter schools show how to succeed with low-income students | Charlotte Observer

In June, Charlotte’s Sugar Creek High School, a high-poverty, all-minority school, will graduate its first senior class. Of the 30 seniors, all have been accepted by at least one four-year college. Three were accepted for early admission at UNC-Chapel Hill. Most of these students will be the first person from their families to attend college. […]