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Help Independence High School athletic booster club this weekend

Organizers are calling it one of the largest athletic fundraisers in the Independence High School’s history. Volunteers will be monitoring the Suite Level at the Charlotte Motor Speedway during race week, checking for tickets and wristbands at the speedway.
There are several shifts they need to fill quickly. They need 25 volunteers this Friday, May […]

By |May 20th, 2011|Around Town, Independence High School, Schools|0 Comments

Five inducted into Order of the Patriot at Independence High School

Five individuals were inducted into the Order of the Patriot at Independence High School on May 17. Students include: Jasmine Neely, Jimmy Nikitin and Ebony West. Staff who were inducted: Brigette Dingle and Kelly Lewis.
The Order of the Patriot is an honor organization that honors students who have excelled in leadership, service, and character. […]

By |May 17th, 2011|Independence High School|2 Comments

Former Indy player chosen by Packers in NFL draft

D.J. Smith, who won four consecutive state titles with the Independence Patriots ending in 2006, was selected by the Green Bay Packers in the sixth round of last week’s draft. Smith played linebacker at Appalachian State the last four years and is projected to play special teams with the Packers. However, being drafted in the […]

By |May 5th, 2011|Independence High School, Sports|0 Comments

Independence alum will speak at Queens U. graduation

Robert Morgan, a graduate of Independence High School, will be the commencement speaker at Queens University’s Graduate Student Commencement on May 6. Morgan was named president of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce in 2005.

Prior to his current role, Morgan was president of the Gaston Chamber of Commerce from 2002 to 2005. He began his Chamber career in […]

By |April 26th, 2011|Around Town, Independence High School|0 Comments