crime

29-year-old killed in Kannapolis shooting

According to police, the shooting happened at a home on South Little Texas Road around 5 p.m. KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — A 29-year-old man is dead following a shooting in Kannapolis Wednesday night, the Kannapolis Police Department reports.  According to police, the shooting happened at a home on South Little Texas Road around 5 p.m.…
economy

Amid recession fears, UNC Charlotte economist releases forecast for 2023

One of North Carolina’s top economists just released his forecast for 2023 amid fears of a nationwide recession as inflation continues to climb. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As concerns over a potential recession continue to grow, a UNC Charlotte economist said North Carolina didn’t experience a recession this year and might not see one next year, either. …