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 State of emergency issued due to wildfire Adults accused in school bus beat down McCrory prepares for legal battle RAW: Bus stop surveillance video shows adults on board Source: Evidence of arson in NC wildfires Thousands protest President-elect Trump Crews battle 400 acre wildfire 5-year-old out of surgery after shooting Arrest made in east Charlotte deadly shooting CMS teacher charged with viewing child porn More Stories 5 common things that land kids in the ER Nov 11, 2016, 10:47 p.m. 'Armed, dangerous' man wanted in child's shooting Nov 11, 2016, 5:38 p.m. Possible child abduction scare at Freedom Park Nov 11, 2016, 5:54 p.m.