heartwarming

Massive pothole causes trouble for I-85 travelers

A local couple is being called “Good Samaritans” after stopping on I-85 in Kings Mountain to help two elderly people who were stranded after hitting a pothole. KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. — Call it a blessing in disguise. “They were angels that just appeared out of nowhere,” Lois Wonsiewicz said.…
coronavirus

Mecklenburg County health leaders to update COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Health Director Gibbie Harris will update the county’s COVID-19 metrics and vaccine distribution. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mecklenburg County health leaders will provide an update on the county’s COVID-19 metrics and vaccine distribution Thursday afternoon.  Health Director Gibbie Harris and Dr. Meg Sullivan, the public health medical director, will speak at 1 p.m.…