# Transgender student athletes
Thursday in Charlotte: SC bans transgender athletes, rising travel costs, Budd bludgeons McCrory and more
(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) Good morning, Charlotteans! It is Thursday, May 19 and a 30% chance ofrain in today's forecast is met with a high of 93 and low of 69. Rain chances persist but are less likely this weekend, allowing readers to check out the Carolina BBQ Festival at Camp North End on Sunday or visit hidden oases with the Secret Gardens of Fourth Ward 2022 tour both days.