Charles Francis, Democratic candidate for mayor in a November 7 runoff, has received a total of $20,600 in donations from former Republican state Senator Fred J. Smith, Smith’s wife and two of his sons, campaign records show. In an interview, Francis strongly disputed the relevance of the funds, which amounted to about 10 percent of […]
Get the Triangle’s four D1 basketball coaches together and you’re bound to learn some things, including wildly entertaining tales from the recruiting trails.
Charlotte Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles has won the city’s Democratic mayoral nomination in an upset victory over Mayor Jennifer Roberts. Lyles, a former city budget director and assistant city manager, garnered 46% of the vote, winning in virtually every corner of the city. Roberts received 36% of the vote, with N.C. Sen. Joel Ford […]
Carolina adds rookie tight end from Louisiana State who partook in rookie minicamp as a tryout.