Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. Founded by American Express in 2010, this day is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This year, Small Business Saturday is on November 30. Mint Hill residents are encouraged to shop in Mint Hill for gifts or every-day shopping items […]
PHOTOS BY MICHELE DOTSON
Ethan Todd from Kannapolis (left) and Jost Epley from Lexington, NC, both 13, work on preparing blank rounds for demonstrations. Todd has been involved with Civil War re-enactments since he was five years old. Epley got involved last April after his uncle brought him to a re-enactment near Lexington.
The Independence High School Student Council, better known as STUCO, held its annual fall fest on Saturday, October 26 from 5:30-8:00 pm at the school.
Due to current construction, “Trunk or Treat” was held in the back parking lot and was sponsored this year by the math department.
Thriller dance lessons were available in the cafeteria for $1.
All kid games were in the mall area inside the school and were sponsored by student clubs and organizations.
The Leo Club, the student community service organization sponsored by the Mint Hill Lions, Created a game, “Where’s Leo?” A stuffed lion was hidden under one of several Halloween themed cups and then the cups were then shuffled. The object of the game was to identify which cup the lion was under. […]
Armed Forces Museum & Archives of the Carolinas Documentary Wins Award
Mint Hill, October 21, 2013 — The Armed Forces Museum & Archives of the Carolinas’ (AFMAC) documentary honoring ex-prisoners of war is the recipient of the Paul Green Multimedia award presented by The North Carolina Society of Historians.
The winning video, entitled Honoring Our Heroes -The […]