The blood bath continues. Only seven of the 83 members of the notorious United Blood Nation gang are still on the loose. Federal agents announced Friday that they arrested three more suspects. continue reading ›
Amy Cowman joined WCCB Charlotte as a Freelance Reporter in July, 2015. Amy worked on our Kerrick Trial Team, inside the courtroom everyday reporting on daily testimony throughout the former CMPD officer’s trial leading up to the verdict. Amy reports on the daily news impacting the Charlotte area for WCCB News at 10.
Before joining WCCB, Amy worked as the Weekend Morning Anchor/ Reporter for NBC Charlotte from February, 2010 to July of 2015.
She’s thrilled to be working in news in her hometown where her entire family still lives. Amy graduated from Charlotte Catholic High school.
Before returning to Charlotte, Amy worked at WHBQ in Memphis as a reporter and fill-in anchor. While in Memphis, Amy traveled to Eastern Tennessee to report on the coal ash spill that led to Senate hearings on the TVA. She also reported on the rigors of the Memphis Police Academy, including firearms training and being pepper-sprayed. She got the chance to interview such musical legends as BB King.
Before Memphis, Amy worked as the morning anchor at WAGT in Augusta, Ga., where she got the opportunity to report on The Masters and play Augusta National twice. Amy began her career at CNN en Espanol. She then transferred to CNN, where she worked her way up to package producer for Wolf Blitzer Reports.
Amy is fluent in Spanish and looks forward to using her Spanish to report on the issues surrounding the growing Hispanic community in Charlotte.
When she’s not working, Amy enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing golf, traveling and running. She completed her second half-marathon in December 2010 in Charlotte.
Community members packed Reeder Memorial Church off Beatties Ford Road Thursday night for the the Black Political Caucus Mayoral debate, and had a lot of questions for the candidates. continue reading ›
A local high school teacher accused of inviting students to his home and offering high grades in exchange for sex acts. Shocking claims about a South Meck high school educator. The teacher appeared in court Thursday where the D-A's office described in detail the charges against him. continue reading ›
A Union County teenager accused of bringing a hit list and knives to Forest Hills High School is getting help. He has not been charged, but we've learned he's not back home either. continue reading ›
A Huntersville Catholic High School senior is arrested and accused of Cyber Stalking a classmate. Police say he sent graphic racial pictures through Instagram to a fellow student. Police say the victim's mother caught the student in the act. continue reading ›
57-year-old Neil Krasnigor is charged with seven counts of Incident Liberties with a Minor and one count Assault on a Female. continue reading ›
Neighbor Bill Huddleston says, "All a sudden I seen a lady come outside crying all upset, making a phone call, and I was like wow... and she was really really hysterical." continue reading ›