May 30, 2023
Carolina Impact: May 30, 2023
Printing 3D Habitat Homes, Medical AI, using AI in our communities, & Chat GPT.
Printing 3D Homes With Artificial Intelligence
How 3-D printers using AI create affordable housing - faster, cheaper, and maybe better.
How Artificial Intelligence Is Helping In The Medical Field
Atrium Health in Charlotte is developing AI technology to improve hernia surgery outcomes.
UNCC Students Using Artificial Intelligence In Our Community
AI can be used to improve the lives of people in Charlotte, but what are the consequences?
How ChatGPT Is Changing The Face of Academics
ChatGPT can answer questions & write papers, all with a few simple commands.
May 23, 2023
Carolina Impact: May 23, 2023
The letters of Lucy Caldwell, for wounded Marines who couldn't write home for themselves.
May 16, 2023
Carolina Impact: May 16, 2023
North Wilkesboro Speedway, spray paint art, Mecklenburg Senior Games, and mixed media art.
Racing Returns to North Wilkesboro | Carolina Impact
North Wilkesboro Speedway makes history again. NASCAR is back at NC's original racetrack.
Teaching Spray Paint Art | Carolina Impact
Meet a local artist teaching the finer points of using spray paint for creating art.
Mixed Media Artist Chris Georgalas | Carolina Impact
A mixed media artist who uses different materials and found objects to create his artwork.
Mecklenburg County Senior Games | Carolina Impact
The Mecklenburg County Senior games are proving that age is just a number.
May 9, 2023
Carolina Impact: May 9, 2023
PBS Clt and NewsHour on Medicaid, Carolina Farm Trust, Upcycle Arts, & the Great Wagon Rd.
NC Medicaid: 'We Feel Silenced'
In NC, more Medicaid. But not for everyone. Team coverage from PBS Charlotte and NewsHour.
Carolina Farm Trust
Carolina Farm Trust works to help local farmers and keep local produce in the region
Discover the origins of roads and their link to Native Americans.
Upcycle Arts' is Charlotte's first creative reuse center selling donated items and art sup
April 25, 2023
Carolina Impact: April 25, 2023
Charlotte's brewery business, Profound Gentlemen, Landsford Canal, & artist Benny Reeder.
Rowan's Carolina Malt House
Why so many great craft beers start with Carolina malt and barley from Rowan County.
The Profound Gentleman
Charlotte based Profound Gentlemen works to keep male educators of color in the classroom.
The History of The Landsford Canal
Discover the why behind the construction of Landsford Canal along the Catawba River.
Benny's Backyard Welding & Yard Art
We visit with self-taught welder & artist Benny Reeder of Benny's Yard Art in Huntersville
April 18, 2023
Carolina Impact: April 18, 2023
Lucy's Boys, Part 3, T.R. Lawing Realty, the charm of Lake Lure, & keeping the bees alive.
Lucy's Boys, Part 3
Marine veterans remember the Vietnam volunteer who touched their lives with her letters.
T R Lawing Real Estate
Family owned rental business T.R. Lawing Realty - now entering its fourth generation.
The Charm of Lake Lure
Discover the charm of Lake Lure with a visit to the Lake Lure Inn and tour of the lake.
Saving Ballantyne's Bees
Robert Suydam & Northwood Office are working together to increase the bee population.
April 11, 2023
Carolina Impact: April 11, 2023
Remembering Dale Halton, FIA: Females in Action, Belmont Trolleys, & Jr. League Diversity.
Remembering Dale Halton
PBS Charlotte remembers Dale Halton, and her legacy of loving leadership.
Junior League Diversity
Since 1926, the Junior League has provided volunteers and services to the community.
A group aims to return trolley service to Belmont with help from UNC-Charlotte Engineering
FIA: Females In Action
The story of FIA - Females in Action, the sister group to male counterpart F3
April 4, 2023
Carolina Impact: April 4, 2023
Nature schools, Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Queen City Cocoa B.E.A.N.S, & the F3 Nation.
The Anne Springs Close Greenway Preschool
Visit a unique preschool in Fort Mill where all the classrooms are outdoors, rain or shine
CMS at the Symphony
12,000 CMS 5th graders see the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, many for the first time.
Breastfeeding African American Babies
Fewer black infants are ever breast fed compared to Asian, white or Hispanic infants.
F3 Fitness Nation
The story of F3 Nation. Fitness, Fellowship & Faith.
March 28, 2023
Carolina Impact: March 28, 2023
The rising cost of eggs, Discovery Place's new exhibit, Emerald Village, & Peter Devries.
Eggs are expensive. So is raising your own chickens. We visit a farm to find out why.
The Bias Inside Us
A look at Discovery Place Science's new exhibit, The Bias Inside Us
Take a trip to Emerald Village to mine for gems and explore the Bon Ami Mine.
Peter DeVries: Portrait of a Concert Violinist
Peter De Vries is a renowned violinist, known for his virtuosic performances and rich, exp
March 21, 2023
Carolina Impact: March 21, 2023
The Housing Impact Fund, Second Ward High School, MIGN Orthopedics, & Lando, SC
Affordable Housing: Apartment Renovations
We meet the Housing Impact Fund.
Second Ward High School
The 100-year anniversary, and future, of Charlotte's all-Black Second Ward High School.
MIGN Orthotic Braces
A Charlotte medical suppy company is changing peoples lives, one brace at a time
Manetta Mills History Center
The Lando Manetta Mills History Center recreates life in the old mill village of Lando, SC
March 14, 2023
Carolina Impact: March 14, 2023
Carolina Panthers facility, EE Ward Moving & Storage, Quilts of Valor, Carolina Creamery
Goodbye, Panthers: What's next for Rock Hill?
Before it's torn down - the first, last, and only tour of the Panthers HQ in Rock Hill.
Oldest Black-Owned American Company
The nations oldest, continuously run, black owned business, EE Ward Moving and Storage
Quilts of Valor
A profile about The Old Glory Quilters out of Rock Hill.
Hanks Carolina Creamery
Meet the former school teacher who left his 30 year career to make ice cream.
February 21, 2023
Carolina Impact: February 21, 2023
Charlotte for Ukraine, Miracle on the Hudson update, Pet Picasso, Grandfather Mountain
Charlotte for Ukraine: 1 year anniversary
Local Ukrainians are organizing to help Ukrainian refugee families coming to Charlotte.
Miracle on the Hudson: Charlotte Remembers
CLT's new Sullenberger Aviation Museum honors 'Sully' and the plane that saved 155 lives.
Natalie Vail, Pet Picasso
Meet a young artist who combined a love of animals and art into a successful career
Explore Grandfather Mountain's history as a classic North Carolina tourist destination.
February 14, 2023
Carolina Impact: February 14, 2023
The 'New' Eastland, Theatre Charlotte, Gordon James, and Basketball Siblings
The 'New' Eastland
What used to be Eastland Mall will soon be Eastland Yards. Remaking Charlotte's east side.
Theatre Charlotte Returns
Theatre Charlotte returns to their home stage after a fire.
Illustrator Gordan James
Gordon C. James-fine art artist and award winning children's book illustrator
The Thomas family at Charlotte Catholic High School, including 6'5" junior Blanca Thomas
January 31, 2023
Carolina Impact: January 31, 2023
Letters from Vietnam, Real African Art Gallery, Fashion Re-Imagined, Tweetsie R.R.
Letters from Vietnam: Lucy's Boys Part 2
'My heart aches with yours.' Wounded Marines remember 'Lucy's letters' from Vietnam.
Real African Art Gallery
Cal Ganda, from Zimbabwe, uses this gallery to help support artists from his country
Fashion Re-Imagined at the MINT Museum
A sneak peak at The Mint Museum's latest exhibition: Fashion Re-imagined.
Experience a wild west adventure while riding the Tweetsie Railroad near Blowing Rock.
January 24, 2023
Carolina Impact: January 24, 2023
Connecting CLT job seekers on social media, BD's Cycles, Kathy Reichs, Land of Oz
Worker Shortage and Social Media
Can TikTok help Charlotte's worker shortage? Connecting with job seekers on social media.
Charlottean Anthropologist and best selling author Kathy Reichs
Behind the scenes with a custom motorcycle paint artist at BD's Cycles.
Autumn at Oz
Stroll down the yellow brick road and all your favorite characters from the Wizard of Oz
January 17, 2023
Carolina Impact: January 17, 2023
Raleigh vs Charlotte: Rapid Bus Transit, Ending Digital Divide, Dyme Boxing, Archive CLT
Is Light Rail the Right Rail? Charlotte vs Raleigh
Charlotte's plan: More tax for more tracks. Raleigh's plan: Bus Rapid Transit
Eliminate the Digital Divide
Eliminate the Digital Divide, refurbishing old laptops for underserved families
Dyme Boxing Jr.
Dyme Boxing jr. is an amateur boxing program started by Dyme Boxing and Fitness
Black owned coffee shop/book nook and community gathering place for history and nostalgia
January 10, 2023
Carolina Impact: January 10, 2023
5 new CMS school board member, Round-Abouts, Charlotte Art League, Morrow Mtn State Park
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools: Change
Five new CMS school board members mean change is coming to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.
N.C. is one of the first states to use roundabouts. We look in to the roundabouts
Charlotte Art League
A look at the Charlotte Art League. Who they are and what they do for the community arts
Morrow Mountain State Park
A look at the history of Morrow Mountain State Park
November 15, 2022
Carolina Impact: The High Cost of Higher Education
College tuition in North Carolina, Lancaster Career Center
$500 Tuition: The 'NC Promise'
College tuition in North Carolina that costs hundreds a semester instead of thousands.
Lancaster Career Center
Lancaster County Career Center is preparing the next generation of students
Debt Free College
Local private colleges are trying to make the cost of attending college more affordable
A program that allows high schoolers to attend college classes as they earn the diploma
November 8, 2022
Carolina Impact: November 8, 2022
Lucy's Boys, CPCC Ophthalmic program, Ashe County Cheese, Pickleball, NC State Parks
She's the Vietnam volunteer who wrote 'last letters' home for wounded Marines.
North Carolina State Parks
A look at North Carolina State Parks near Charlotte and the activities offered.
Central Piedmont Ophthalmic Program
A look at CPCC's Opthalmology eye clinic - what students learn from the program.
Ashe County Cheese
A look behind the scenes at Ashe County Cheese
We visit Pickleball Charlotte to lean all about the fastest growing sport in America
November 1, 2022
Carolina Impact: November 1, 2022
Metrolina Greenhouses, Irish Dancing, Jack Lawrence, Precious Restorations
Inside America's largest greenhouse -- fifty years of 'Flower Power' in Huntersville.
The Walsh Kelley school of Irish Dancing and a nine-year old dancing champion
Meet guitarist Jack Lawrence, who spent decades onstage with musical legend Doc Watson.
See how a local business restores cherished heirlooms and works of art.
October 25, 2022
Carolina Impact: October 25, 2022
Mill Makeovers 'Living History', Troutman Chair Co., Hemp Business, Civil Rights Museum
Mill Makeovers - 'Living' History'
Creating new apartments in Charlotte's old cotton mills. But is it 'affordable' housing?
Troutman Chair Company
A look at Troutman Chair Co., a local business that's been around for nearly 100 years.
A look at Blackberry Hill Farm in Huntersville where they grow flowers and hemp
Civil Rights Museum
A visit to the Cecil Williams South Carolina Civil Rights Museum
October 18, 2022
Carolina Impact: October 18, 2022
Mill Makeovers - Optimist Hall, Cheerwine, Genius Kid, Uptown Museums, Billie Briarhopper
Mill Makeovers: Optimist Hall
A 'Mill Makeover' brings jobs and new small businesses to an old Charlotte neighborhood.
Remembering 'Billie Briarhopper'
The last interview with Billie Burton Daniel, legendary singer with 'The Briarhoppers'.
Uptown Museum Collaboration
Uptown Museum Collaboration
Genius Kid 10th Anniversary Follow up
An update on "Genius kid" Tommy Johnston of Matthews.
The story behind Cheerwine
October 11, 2022
Carolina Impact: October 11, 2022
Seniors and rising prices, Haitian food truck, Washington Heights, & Cakeable Charlotte
Charlotte seniors fighting higher prices, and protecting their retirement nest egg.
Charlotte Cooks Contest Winner Dominic Hawkes
Meet Dominic Hawkes, the Carolina Classic Cook-Off Winner
The past and future of the traditionally black neighborhood of Washington Heights
Mother-Daughter Food Truck
A look at a unique mother-daughter owned food truck, serving Haitian cuisine.
Cupcake Bakery for Disabled Workers
Cakeable Charlotte offers employment to people with developmental disabilities
October 2, 2022
Carolina Impact: October 2, 2022
Nursing shortages, Wilkesboro Speedway revival, Lisa Leake, Mount Olive Pickles
A look at how health care providers are dealing with the shortage of Registered Nurses
Racing returns to North Wilkesboro. The history and future of NC's original NASCAR track.
Lisa Leake: Mom, Best-selling author
How Union County mom Lisa Leake went from blogger to New York Times best sellers list
Mount Olive Pickles
A look in to Mount Olive Pickles and their history
September 27, 2022
Carolina Impact: September 27, 2022
NC beach restoration, a classic NC brand, a local motorcycle Museum, & World Hunger drive.
Why some Carolina beaches are better prepared than others for the next big hurricane
World Hunger: Hands for Haiti
St. Matthew Catholic Church in Ballantyne holds its 20th annual World Hunger Drive.
Hanes Moravian Cookies
Mrs. Hanes Moravian Cookies is a family owned company making moravian cookies here in NC.
Wheels Through Time
Wheels Through Time in Maggie Valley is a museum featuring rare and vintage motorcycles.
September 13, 2022
Carolina Impact: Seeking Unity - Building Bridges
Seeking Unity:Building Bridges brings panelists together to find ways to unite people.
Grantchester Season 8 Official Preview
Exploring faith and redemption, Season 8 of Grantchester tests Will and Geordie.
See a preview of the series finale of Inspector Lewis, available on Passport.
Season 9 Teaser
Shaun Evans and Roger Allam star in the final season of Endeavour on MASTERPIECE.