The upcoming “Art Around the Block” on Friday, October 3 (6:30-9:30 pm) promises to be fun and entertaining. Think about wearing a costume or mask and making an appearance at Irene Cafe, where’s there is always live music. Next, take time to cast your vote for your favorite piece of art during the “People’s Choice […]
At the September 11 Board of Commissioners meeting, Connor Fohr was presented with a certificate of recognition from Commissioner Tina Ross.
“I want to recognize Connor for his efforts in saving the Bain School,” said Ross.
Connor’s mother said that nostalgia contributed to Connor’s decision to help the Bain Restoration Committee
“He was one of the last classes […]
By Charles Kelleher Harris
At least two dozen citizens were present at the September 11 meeting of the Mint Hill Board of Commissioners meeting to voice their concerns over a proposed housing development behind the new Publix shopping center site during a public hearing.
Earlier this summer Ryan Homes, owned by NVR Inc., made a request for exemption from two zoning requirements in architectural guidelines in the proposed housing development located at 6828 Matthews-Mint Hill Road.
“We are requesting approval (to) allow a garage to not be recessed from living space and relief from the exemption that every house must have a full front porch,” a representative from Ryan Homes told the board. […]
September, 2014: Mint Hill Arts has named Pat Kempisty Volunteer of the Month for September. Formal recognition will be Friday, September 5, 7:00-9:00 p.m., at the MHA Opening Reception for the “Music” show in the gallery, 11205 Lawyers Rd, Mint Hill. The public is invited to attend the free reception honoring Pat and artists who will receive awards. […]
Fall classes for students of all ages (children, teens, and adults) will begin Sept. 15, 2014, at Mint Hill Arts, with an exciting array of classes, ranging from watercolors to oils to photography. Returning to MHA classrooms are Judy Mizell, Larry Ferguson, Vicki Crossman, Mila Antonyuk, and Pamela Shook. Joining them will be eleven new […]
By Michele Dotson
CMS Superintendent Dr. Heath Morrison held a press conference Tuesday, September 2 at Providence High School to share preliminary graduation results from across the district.
Morrison praised Independence High School for posting an impressive graduation rate of 88.6 which is an increase of 4.5 % from 2013.
Independence Assistant Principal Amy Mims described the school’s massive […]