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Deitrick Haddon touched down and wasted no time before heading straight to our studio. Mel sat down with this multi-talented artist and pastor.  Mel and Deitrick talked about his latest record and album, giving us a peek into the creative process behind his latest music. But it wasn’t all about the tunes; he also shared […]

A major congratulations to Melanie Pratt of Praise 100.9 WPZS who was awarded this year’s Stellar Awards Gospel Announcer Of The Year! The competition was fierce however, Melanie was highly deserving of achieving this tremendous honor. The nominees included Charles Johnson of KOKA 980 AM, Darlene McCoy Jackson with The Nightly Spirit With Darlene, and […]

The October 2022 death of Shanquella Robinson left the world shaken when we saw things unfolding on social media.

As part of the Mecklenburg County mask mandate, face-coverings are not required at churches and places of worship. The mandate was passed on September 12, however, churches were allowed 10 days before taking effect for churches in Mecklenburg County.

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If you missed the virtual interview with Deitrick Haddon, you can watch it again. Praise Charlotte’s Melanie Pratt hosted a meet and greet experience with gospel singer and pastor, Deitrick Haddon. During the interview, Deitrick talked about his music, the current state of the world and premiered his newest video for “Sick World”. Watch the […]

Since more people are rolling up their sleeves to get the COVID vaccine, traveler’s confidence to take trips has grown as summer approaches. According to an AAA survey, nearly half of North Carolinians (48%) are more willing to fly and stay in hotels. Whereas in January only 26% of travelers were comfortable. The top reasons […]

A suspect is in custody after ramming a car into a barricade outside of the U.S. Capitol, injuring two officers.

Legendary, University of North Carolina Head Coach Roy Williams announced he is retiring after 33 seasons and 903 wins as a college basketball head coach. According to GOHEELS.COM, Coach Williams announced his retirement on April 1, and many sports fans believe it could be an April Fools joke. But the announcement seems to be official. […]

Mecklenburg County Public Health officials advise residents do not travel during spring break due to the potential of catching and spreading COVID-19. On Friday, MCPH issued an advisory against travel over the spring break holiday. The reason behind the advisory, officials say involves increased exposure for contracting COVID-19. The county provided a list that outlines […]