Close Charlotte woman paves way for runners everywhere It only takes a pair of sneakers to get out and run, right? But back in 1967 it wasn't that easy. The first woman to have run the Boston Marathon is making an impact around the world and in the Queen City. WCNC 7:51 AM. EST November 11, 2016 TRENDING VIDEOS Man charged with school threats Family pleads for pleading for information that could assist in the investigation into the murders of their loved CMS leaders unveil new assignment plan Stealthing epidemic Six teen boys killed in one afternoon in Fulton County Cars damaged by markers on I-77 Florida teen's prom dress gets national attention (NBC) Gang members sentenced in Lake Wylie murders Day care accused of abuse has checkered past "Hidden in plain view" exhibit educating parents More Stories Family of killed 'basketball star' teen want answers Apr 27, 2017, 5:42 a.m. Severe weather headed towards Charlotte-metro area Apr 27, 2017, 7:23 a.m. CMPD investigating death of 29-year-old father as homicide Apr 26, 2017, 7:11 p.m.