A first for the NFL

[ad_1] History was made Sunday at Bank of America Stadium when a Virginia Beach teacher became the first Black woman to officiate a NFL game. Maia Chaka worked the game as line judge during the Panthers’ season opener, which they won 19-14 against the New York Jets. “I am honored to be selected as an […]

Knight Foundation invests $225,000 for public space along Beatties Ford Road corridor

[ad_1] More investment is coming to the Historic West End.  The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced a $225,000 grant to the City of Charlotte to enhance outdoor spaces at the Allegra Westbrooks Regional Library on Beatties Ford Road and at the Beatties Ford/LaSalle Street intersection.  The enhancements will create places where community […]

CMS will require Covid testing for unvaccinated employees

[ad_1] CMS employees will soon be required to get Covid-19 vaccinations or agree to frequent testing. At yesterday’s school board meeting, district officials laid out a timeline for the new requirements, which will start with staffs at elementary schools later this month. The rolling implementation is expected to reach high school staffs the week of Oct. 25. […]

As the new CMS athletic director, Ericia Turner says she wants to emphasize academics as well as sports

[ad_1] When the job of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools athletic director became available this summer, Ericia Turner wasn’t sure she wanted it. Since 2016, she had been principal at Rocky River High School, and she liked the work she was doing there. But remembering the death of her infant son in 2000, she also knew that the […]

Companies team up to support HBCUs

[ad_1] This article was first published in our Morning Brew newsletter. Sign up here for daily news updates. Momentum is building among some of the nation’s largest corporations to support historically Black colleges and universities. Yesterday, nine companies joined more than 60 others that have taken the HBCU Partnership Challenge. Challenge participants pledge to create […]

How to Find Charlottenc Local Information

Clermont county information is a city or town’s website where you can find vital information such as maps, news, recreation, tax information, schools and other facts that could help you better understand what is going on in the area. To find out more about the town of Charlottes, check out the City Hall website. You’ll […]