A representative of Lexington Blue Granite in Elberton Georgia met with Korean War Memorial committee members this week to go over details about the statues, columns and pavers for the memorial. The KWVA has raised more than $100,000 thus far and hopes to begin building in stages within 60 days. The group still needs to […]
WSOC is reporting that a freshman student at Independence High School was caught with a loaded gun at school today. The incident occurred, according to WSOC’s Web site, when a school resource officer suspected the student of having marijuana. The officer then noticed the gun under the desk and the student was taken into custody.
Students at Crestdale Middle are battling bullying with a series of special events this week. Tuesday is Twin Day, to encourage students to pair up against bullying; Wednesday is Sweats Day, to show it’s no sweat to prevent bullying; Thursday is Sports Team Apparel Day, where students team up to fight bullies, and Friday is […]
Historic Charlotte, Inc will honor the Morning Star Lutheran Chapel on Idlewild Road for its historical preservation. The awards will be given at Historic Charlotte’s annual Blast for the Past starting at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, October 15th at The Duke Mansion (celebrating its 95th year). Blast for the Past is open to the public. Tickets can be purchased online at www.HistoricCharlotte.
Four other Charlotte-area historical and preservation projects will be honored in addition to Morning Star.
Morning Star Lutheran Chapel was built in 1906 and has a long history in the Mint Hill Matthews community. […]