There are few details so far, but the Wachovia/Wells Fargo bank on Lawyers Road in Mint Hill was robbed in the last two hours. This follows another Wachovia robbery yesterday on West Sugar Creek Road at about 9:30 am. Police have yet to release any details.
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A new, easy-to-use checklist will help voters and candidates focus on the most important issues facing North Carolina’s city and town governments. The John Locke Foundation is unveiling the checklist as candidates start cranking up their campaigns for the 2009 municipal elections.
“City council members throughout North Carolina hold the reins of the first level of government that affects most North Carolinians,” said Dr. Michael Sanera, JLF Research Director and Local Government Analyst. “With a proper perspective on the uses and limits of government, these leaders can foster prosperity in their communities through free individuals pursuing their own dreams without fear of the city arbitrarily curtailing their activities or usurping their property or wealth.” Continue reading
Just a couple hours after Charlotte-Mecklenburg released its final recommendation for the attendance zone for the new Mint Hill high school, more than 100 turned out on the town hall lawn to express their support for a boundary map that would send Mint Hill kids to the Mint Hill high school. Continue reading
CMS released the boundary map that it will recommend to the board of education Tuesday. It calls for most of Mint Hill high school students to go to Independence High School, while the new high school will pull from north east Charlotte.