Mint Hill Police were dispatched Sunday at 9:23 pm to an active alarm at New Beginnings Community Church on Stillwell Road in Mint Hill. Police were advised by telecommunications that the alarm company could hear someone inside the church making a lot of noise. Officers arrived on scene within minutes of the call and saw an office light on in the front of the building and the window broken out to the office. Continue reading
Gov. Bev Perdue today announced that the N.C. Office of Economic Recovery and Investment (OERI) will hold the sixth in a series of workshops across the state providing information and guidance to local municipalities, businesses and interested citizens on how the federal recovery funds will be administered. Gov. Perdue will speak at the Charlotte workshop on June 18, at 2:30 p.m. at the Harris Conference Center on the Harris Campus of Central Piedmont Community College, near Charlotte Douglas International Airport (3216 CPCC Harris Campus Drive, formerly CPCC West Campus Drive). Continue reading
The Town of Matthews will continue its maintenance on Town streets this summer. The first project includes patching streets in the Heathers subdivision area. McCollum and Associates won the bid to do the work. The bid was $59,200, plus the ability to add additional streets if needed. McCollum and Associates have worked successfully on street projects in the Town previously. This work is underway. Continue reading
All 43 Chick-fil-A restaurants in the greater Charlotte area are offering a free Chick-fil-A Hand-Spun Milkshake to fathers who visit the restaurants with their children on June 20.
Participating cities include Charlotte, Concord, Rock Hill, Fort Mill, Shelby, Gastonia, Matthews, Lancaster, Monroe, Mooresville, Morganton, Huntersville, Salisbury, Statesville and Hickory.
The Mint Hill Mavericks 9U All Star Team won Nations Baseball NC State Championship June 14th by defeating the Carolina Prowlers 6 to 4 in the final game. Front Row: Sean Donoghue, Nicki Melton, Nathan Brown, Mason Stickney, Garrett Losaw. Second Row: Ryan Ruettgers, Kyle Devine, Noah Mathis, Conor McGee, Christian Bailey, Charles Johnson.
Third Row: Coaches Dave Ruettgers, Jay Stickney, Mike Bailey and Lee Bailey. Not Pictured: Michael Leary.