Mike Helms – Union County Sheriff’s Office

MINT HILL, NC - Some people just have a calling for their profession, such is the case for Mike Helms. Many years ago he...

Behind The Lines: Preparing Kids For Police Interactions

MINT HILL, NC - Recent studies by child psychiatrists show that it is very important that parents talk to their children about how to...

Building Modern Policing Techniques For A Better Tomorrow

MINT HILL, NC - Mint Hill Police Department is built on modern policing and is working to mirror the six pillars designed by President...

Child Safety In The Car

MINT HILL, NC - Leaving children in the car alone is not safe, each year about 40 children die in the United States from...

Behind The Lines: 2021 Departmental Awards

MINT HILL, NC - Each year the Mint Hill Police Department is honored to be able to award officers and personnel for their outstanding...

Behind the Lines: Building Stronger Relationships With MHPD

MINT HILL, NC - Are you or someone you know interested in being getting “behind the scenes” of the Mint Hill Police Department or...

“Behind The Lines” A Year In Review 2021

MINT HILL, NC - A review of the Mint Hill Police Department’s 2021 year has proved to be another year of growth for the...

Winter Fire Safety Tips

MINT HILL - Winter is upon us and the safety of the community is always the top priority of the Mint Hill Fire Department....

Behind The Lines: A Look Back At 2021

MINT HILL, NC - As we near the end of the year, the Mint Hill Police Department wishes to extend its appreciation for the...

Behind the Lines: Captain Michael Hastings

MINT HILL, NC - A Pennsylvania native, Administrative Captain Michael Hastings’ became interested in joining the fire department in college.  “Initially, my interest was...

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Mint Hill Featured Athletes Of The Week

Athlete Of The Week: Sincere McIntyre The sports writers at the Mint Hill Times are pleased to select Sincere McIntyre as the Athlete of the Week....

 How To Remove Leaves From Mulch And Flower Beds

CHARLOTTE - When autumn leaves get into your flower beds and mulch, you want to get them out easily and quickly. Here’s how: Use Your...

RSV Is Off To A Fast Start This Fall. Learn How To Protect Your...

CHARLOTTE - RSV descends on us every year as the weather cools. But in the fall of 2022, doctors are seeing an early uptick...

Cruising Is Back- Part 19

CHARLOTTE - Virgin Voyages If you read my recent series here in the Mint Hill Times, you know all about this new Cruise Line by...

Appraisal VS Inspection

CHARLOTTE - As someone enters into a home purchase agreement, there are plenty of "checklist" items to complete.  That can range from securing financing,...

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Mint Hill Featured Athletes Of The Week

Athlete Of The Week: Sincere McIntyre The sports writers at the Mint Hill Times are pleased to select Sincere McIntyre as the Athlete of the Week....

Independence Defeats Butler 27-21 Share Conference Championship

MINT HILL, NC - Independence defeated their arch rival in a thrilling football game on Senior Night at the 'Big I.' The 9-1 Patriots...

It’s The Spookiest Time Of The Year

CHARLOTTE - Getting ready for Halloween is a scary fun time. The best part of the holiday is all the amazing events that we...

MHPD And Chick-fil-A Host Cops On Top Fundraiser For Special Olympics NC

MINT HILL, NC - If you pass through town on Saturday, October 29, you may see an unusual sight: Mint Hill’s police officers and...

Mint Hill Madness 2022

MINT HILL, NC - The 38th annual Mint Hill Madness festival kicked off on Thursday, October 20, with All You Can Ride Night.  Thanks...