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UNCC Alumni induct Esther Rose Erwin to Hall of Fame

Esther Rose Erwin loved. She loved teaching, she loved her friends and family, and she loved the University of North Carolina Charlotte.

Rose was recently inducted into the UNCC Alumni Hall of Fame posthumously. She received four degrees from the university, an associate’s in history in 1961, her bachelor’s in history in 1968, her master’s in elementary education in 1972, and an advanced certification in ’83.

While at UNCC, Rose served on the Student Council and Freshman Advisory Council, was a member of Sigma Tau Sigma, a national honor society, and was named the school’s most outstanding student in 1959 and ’60.

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By |February 15th, 2013|Around Town|3 Comments

“Well Seen and Captured” opens at MHA

Visitors packed in Mint Hill Arts’ gallery last Friday night, February 8, to see more than 140 photographs for the opening reception of MHA’s annual photography-only show, “Well Seen and Captured.”

The walls in MHA’s gallery were lined from ceiling to floor with original photographs on a wide range of topics, including architecture, abstracts, portraits, and landscapes.

The show was sponsored by Biggs Camera and Fast Frame of Matthews, who donated the prizes. First, second, and third place prizes were $100, $75, and $50 gift certificates to Biggs Camera, and all four honorable mentions received $25 gift certificates to Fast Frames.

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By |February 15th, 2013|Around Town|0 Comments

Library’s Strategic Plan discussed at community forum

Citizens and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library officials met at the Mint Hill branch library for a community forum Thursday, February 7, to discuss the future of the library.

The meeting was the last in a series of community forums at various library branches, all with the same goal of gathering community input on the library’s three-year strategic plan.

Topics discussed ranged from uses of meeting rooms, available materials, and operating hours, among many other topics.

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By |February 15th, 2013|Around Town|0 Comments

Submit your pet photos!

Submit photos of your pet for publication in our pet issue February 21!

Send them to derek@minthilltimes.com by February 18 and we’ll publish them in the paper!

 

By |February 11th, 2013|Around Town|1 Comment

Mint Hill Women’s Club Meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Mint Hill Women’s Club will be held Monday, February 11 at 7 pm. Socializing will be at  7:30 pm. Josephine Hicks will speek,  “What to do or say.”  The  local, award winning author and attorney  has won a Gold Medal in the Independent Publisher Book Awards, which included over […]

By |February 9th, 2013|Around Town|0 Comments

Women’s Club hosts noted author, attorney at monthly meeting

The Mint Hill Women’s Club will hold their regular monthly meeting February 11 at 7pm at the Mint Hill Town Hall.

The meeting will feature Josephine Hicks, a local, award-winning author and attorney, presenting “What to do or say when we don’t know what to do or say.”

Hicks won a Gold Medal in the Independent Publisher […]

By |February 8th, 2013|Around Town|0 Comments