Mayor Troy Pollard

Mint Hill Mayor Troy Pollard Served Eight Terms

Troy Pollard played a huge role in the development of Mint Hill, while serving eight terms (16 years) as Mayor of Mint Hill. The...
This monument to Sugar Dulin is located in the South Cemetery at Philadelphia Presbyterian Church.

Who Was Sugar Dulin?

Mention the name “Sugar Dulin” around Mint Hill and you usually get a second look. We know that he was a real person, not...

Morning Star Lutheran Church Dates to 1775

Morning Star Lutheran Church’s official address is Matthews, but its history parallels that of Philadelphia Presbyterian Church in Mint Hill. It was established around...
Quillen and Mint Hill sign

Community Organizations built Mint Hill

Following each major war of the 20th century, native sons returned to Mint Hill to begin their lives anew. Many did so by organizing...
Julia Campbell Black Historical Room

The Story of the Bain Cane and the Julia Campbell Black Cane

John Bain, the founder of Historic Bain Academy, carried his special cane to church, to town, and to the school, where he delighted in...
Vietnam War

Mint Hill and the Vietnam War

“They came from Steele Creek, Huntersville, Myers Park, Mallard Creek, Mint Hill, the Westside, Matthews and all parts of Mecklenburg County. During the Vietnam...
Korean War Veterans Memorial

Mint Hill Is Home to the North Carolina Korean War Veterans Memorial

Five Mint Hill men – Alec B. Allen, David E. Hagler, Sandy Douglas Ross, David F. Griffin, and Clifford McLean, Jr. – served their...
WW II

Returning Soldiers Faced a New World at War’s End

The Mint Hill men and women who completed military service during World War II did so without rank, putting their lives in danger much...
WW II

Mint Hill Was Greatly Affected by World War II

“Yesterday, December 7, 1941 — a date which will live in infamy — the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by...
McEwen Mint Hill Chapel

Carl J. McEwen Was a Generous Promoter of Mint Hill

McEwen Funeral Home has been a household name in the Charlotte area since the 1920s. It began in Mint Hill when R.J. McEwen and...

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Obituary for Rachel Phillips Tweed

January 13, 1923 – March 5, 2020 Rachel Phillips Tweed, 97, of Mint Hill, went home to be with the Lord on March 5th, 2020...

Support Local Wait Staff

Leisure Travel Experts and Chamber members want the staff at our local dining restaurants in Mint Hill, to know that we miss them and...

Daphne’s Southern Bakery sells Yummy Creativity with Cupcake & Cookie Kits

The Cupcake Kits included 6 cupcakes (choose Vanilla or Chocolate or mix) 3 Icing Colors (choose from Pink, Blue, Green, Yellow and White) and...

31 Boredom Busters for Kids

In the past few weeks, life has drastically changed for many families in our country, including mine. Just two weeks ago, my family’s calendar...

DIY Crafting from The Gift Workshop

"Your decision to SUPPORT LOCAL affirms how great Mint Hill truly is” states Jenifer Shaw of the Mint Hill Times. The Gift Workshop has exactly...

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Support Local Wait Staff

Leisure Travel Experts and Chamber members want the staff at our local dining restaurants in Mint Hill, to know that we miss them and...

Daphne’s Southern Bakery sells Yummy Creativity with Cupcake & Cookie Kits

The Cupcake Kits included 6 cupcakes (choose Vanilla or Chocolate or mix) 3 Icing Colors (choose from Pink, Blue, Green, Yellow and White) and...

DIY Crafting from The Gift Workshop

"Your decision to SUPPORT LOCAL affirms how great Mint Hill truly is” states Jenifer Shaw of the Mint Hill Times. The Gift Workshop has exactly...

Who is Kevin Mays of Mays Concepts, LLC

Tax season is upon us and “The Excited Accountant” has you covered. Years ago, when Kevin R. Mays had a CPA file his taxes,...

Outdoor Art With Sidewalk Chalk, Fun Trends

Parents have tape and kids have sidewalk chalk... Make a pattern with tape, start coloring, and creativity takes shape. From Waxhaw making runners for walkways...