Welcome to the new and improved!

WCNC has joined the Gannett-wide initiative to re-launch our website, making your news-browsing experience easier, faster and more visually exciting.

Let's begin with one of the best new features, the HOMEPAGE. The layout allows us to display the most important local, national and international stories affecting you, with breaking news and weather alerts, or radar appearing at the very top.

Just below, larger images, videos and galleries for each story make sure you won't miss what matters, starting with the six most important stories up top, followed by the rest of the day's big headlines.

On the right side, our "Right Now" feed shows the most recent stories, videos and galleries added to any section of On the left, you'll find quick links leading to WCNC photos, your "Your Pics" photos, our WCNC apps and more.

Navigation tabs top each page, making it easier for you to find exactly what you're looking for. The clearly-labeled and color coded links lead to weather, local, national, traffic, sports and feature stories.

*You can also navigate through these sections by using the left- and right-pointing arrows found below the tabs on each page.

Click WEATHERto get the latest First Warn Storm Team forecast and an option to search for another location's forecast. Links on the left lead to local radar images, a live look from weather cameras including the Eagle Cam, and the latest hurricane tracker.

You can scroll down to find the First Warn Storm Team Interactive Radar, county-by-county radar and your hourly forecast.
The LOCAL tab has your latest news from San Antonio and south-central Texas. Look to the left for links to KENS 5 I-Team reports, plus stories from around the state, crime, schools, health, political and election news and more.

The NATION NOW tab provides a look at the latest national news from USA Today so you can keep up with the world beyond the Carolinas.

Our TRAFFIC tab has an interactive map so you can steer clear of traffic jams, construction zones or other roadway problems. We'll also hook you up with a map of the best gas prices in town, and we've listed out the latest airport arrivals and departures so you'll always stay on time.

Click the SPORTS tab for the latest news, videos and photos from the Panthers, Hornets, NASCAR, Checkers, and the Knights, plus college sports and the latest high school coverage.

The FEATURES section showcases entertainment news and community events, plus what's happening today on Charlotte Today.

The ABOUT page tells you even more about WCNC. Meet the team, contact us, scope out job opportunities, look into advertising with us and more.

As you can see, you can spend hours going through the new and exciting information offered on We hope you enjoy as you explore the new site, and we'll continue to fine-tune features to make your news-browsing experience the best it can be!

We are committed to providing the most recent and important news and information about the Carolinas.

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