Tag archive for ‘Charlotte’
By Laura Jones On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Operation Christmas Child: record 11.2 million packages sent, Jordyn McNeal amazes

Operation Christmas Child, an initiative of the Christian humanitarian organization Samaritan’s Purse, has distributed 11.2 million shoeboxes to impoverished children this year, breaking its previous record. The More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Charlotte Perfect for First-Time Homebuyers

Buying your first home is one of the most significant purchases you will ever make in your life. After making sacrifices to cut back on your spending and saving as much money as possible for a down payment, it can More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
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‘War Room’ brings the ‘weapon’ of prayer to theaters in August

The new faith-based film from the creators of Courageous and Fireproof are set to release War Room in theaters next month. War Room is a a compelling drama with humor and heart that explores the power that prayer More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Dylann Roof identified, arrested as shooter of Charlston church

Whether Dylann Storm Roof hates blacks or Christians is yet to be determined, but the man has been arrested in North Carolina, identified as the shooter of the Charlston, South Carolina church. Charleston’s police More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, April 6th, 2015

NC murder suicide: Cameron Phillips, Alisa Mackey identified, investigation ongoing

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are trying to determine what caused a man to kill a woman before taking his own life in east Charlotte on Easter morning. Police identified both of the deceased and confirmed the children More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Jesse Matthew identified as ‘Person of Interest’ in Hannah Graham case

As the family cries out for Hannah Graham’s safe return, police have identified the Person of Interest in the cast, naming Jesse Matthew. “I believe Jesse Matthew was the last person she was seen with before More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Hobby Lobby head Steve Green tells Christians to ‘stand up and fight’ for freedom

Hobby Lobby President Steve Green has called out for Christians to stand up and fight for religious freedom in a new video at an event hosted by First Baptist Church of Charlotte.    “Just a few years ago More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 31st, 2014
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First photos from new Kendrick Brothers film, production wraps

Alex and Stephen Kendrick—creators of hit faith films FIREPROOF and COURAGEOUS—have just wrapped principal photography on their anticipated fifth movie—a family drama with humor and heart focused on the power More...

By Robert On Friday, April 11th, 2014

NC health officials warn Charlotte Papa John’s customers of possible hepatitis A exposure

​The Mecklenburg County Health Department (MCHD) is warning patrons of a Papa John’s Pizza restaurant in Charlotte, NC of a possible exposure to heaptitis A, health officials state in a press release yesterday. Papa More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, April 5th, 2014

‘Homeland’ season 4 production set to film in South Africa

Charlotte, North Carolina can no longer call itself the hometown of Homeland. Showtime and Fox 21 announced Friday that filming for season four of the popular TV drama series will begin in June, but the production More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, December 9th, 2013

Franklin Graham confirms the decline in health of Evangelist Billy Graham

Now at age 95, Evangelist Billy Graham has been struggling with various health problems and his son, Franklin Graham, confirms a decline in recent days. Public domain photo/Billy Graham Franklin Graham spoke with More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, November 18th, 2013

Samaritan’s Purse airlifts supplies and relief to assist Philippines typhoon vicitms

PRESS RELEASE: A team from North Carolina-based Christian relief organization Samaritan’s Purse is already on the ground in the Philippines, working with local partners to coordinate and deliver desperately needed More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, September 30th, 2013

Mark Harris, North Carolina Baptist pastor, joins the Senate battle for Kay Hagen seat

North Carolina pastor Mark Harris has declared his candidacy for the U.S. Senate, joining a race that now has at least three other Republicans who are battling for the seat held by Democrat incumbent Kay Hagen. Mark More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Andre Hampton, father who murdered son, Elijah Burger, sentenced to life without parole

Andre Hampton will spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentences to life without parole for beating his son to death. Tuesday morning the jurors issued the sentence after four days of deliberations. The More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

TobyMac, Matthew West headline Winter Jam as tour opens this weekend

Winter Jam is not just a huge Christian music concert, it is one of biggest tours in the country and it gets started this weekend. Jamie Grace Winter Jam 2013 will also feature TobyMac, Matthew West, Sidewalk Prophets, More...

By Brian Attenberg On Monday, November 5th, 2012

Kim Maroney and Lora Whitehead, Florida women arrested when crack found in dentures

Deputies from the Charlotte County Sheriff’s made an unusual discovery Saturday after they stopped a truck seen leaving a known drug house. The CCSO issued a media release outlining the details that led to the More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 26th, 2012
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Jeffrey Trent death still a mystery, but he was ‘doing what he loved’

Jeffrey Trent’s death on Monday (presumed) shocked Charlotte residents, friends and family. FrickTrent.com While details are vague WBTV in Charlotte report that the US State Department may be asked to intervene More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
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Jeffrey Trent, North Carolina attorney, found dead on remote island

UPDATE: No real details, but there has been a press release from his firm. Read more here. An ongoing investigation is seeking facts surrounding the death of Charlotte attorney Jeffrey Trent, who was found dead More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 6th, 2012

New Report says lost laptops, cell phones and gadgets piling up at airporrts

For travelers, it’s hard to beat the convenience and compact size of a smartphone or tablet — which, unfortunately, may also explain why more of them are going missing at the nation’s airports. From Miami More...



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