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Charlotte firefighters responding to apartment fire

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte Fire Department said it’s responding to an apartment fire in south Charlotte Saturday afternoon. The department said it responded to a fire that engulfed the first floor of an apartment building along Heathstead Place in south Charlotte around 12:32 p.m. …
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With Charlotte booming, should city council add a seat?

On Flashpoint, a former city councilwoman makes the case for expanding Charlotte’s City Council. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As Charlotte City Council considers new district boundaries lines, a familiar voice in city politics says leaders should add a council seat. “The city has grown enough to where it could accommodate 8 districts at this point,” former city councilmember Lawana Mayfield said.…
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Firefighters responding to house fire in Huntersville

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Huntersville firefighters are responding to a house fire Saturday morning, the department tweeted. The Huntersville Fire Department confirmed it’s working the douse flames at a house fire along 10320 Remembrance Trail around 7:50 a.m. Saturday. *HOUSE FIRE* Station 1, 2 & Cornelius Fire are we on scene of a working fire, 10320 Block of Remembrance Trail, Please use caution and #Yield to any responding units.…