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The start of a new school year is both a blessing and curse. The obvious upside: The kids are back in school. On the...

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When you’re going through the annual rites of August with and for your children – buying school clothes, finishing the summer reading list and...

‘A sense of false promise’ What one doctor thinks about all those drug ads

By Dr. Stephen Ezzo, Novant Health “Ask your doctor if (fill in the blank) is right for you.” How many times do we hear that statement...

‘I still have my mother’

Minimally invasive brain clot surgery using new device is a first in NC On the afternoon of June 4, Milton Rawls knocked on his mom’s...

“I get the best thank-you notes”

Cancer patient pays it forward…1,700 times When cancer patient Kathy Hybarger showed up for her first chemo treatment at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center this...

Hands saving hearts

You no longer need to use your mouth for most CPR. Here’s why. For 50 years, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) has been a lifesaving technique of...

Here’s why doctors can diagnose asthma earlier today

What to watch for... When it comes to asthma and kids — particularly infants and toddlers — the thinking among pediatricians has changed considerably in...

Girls on the Run Charlotte Launches New Camp Program with Novant Health

For more than 21 years, Girls on the Run Charlotte has provided life-changing after-school programming to girls ages 8-13.  Today, the organization—whose evidence-based curricula...

Wine and chocolate: The perfect pair

Your sweetheart's gifts can be good for your heart! Do you know if your sweetheart’s gifts of wine and chocolate are good for your heart? In...

Is going gluten-free a good idea?

Here’s why you need to think hard before adopting this trendy diet. While they might be trendy, gluten-free diets may not be appropriate for all...

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Queens Grant Wins in First Round of State Playoffs 3-0

The Queens Grant Stallions Men's Soccer team opened up their playoff run with a solid second half scoring all three goals to defeat Highland...

NC Western Region “Best of the Best” Drill Qualifier

This past weekend (Oct 27th, 2018), the Butler Bulldog Battalion went to Morgantown, NC to participate in the 4th Brigade ROTC, NC Western Region...

How To Buy Your Next Home When You Down Payment is Stuck in the...

When you're stuck in a situation where you need to buy and sell at the same time, it can be difficult. You can't buy...

This Week’s Outstanding Athletes

Independence Patriots Football:  Trevor Bryan - The Patriots wide receiver had a 55 yard reception to the one yard line for a huge gain midway through...

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Get answers to all of your social media questions, 4 to 6 p.m. Monday Nov. 12th at Vintner's Hill Wine Room and Espresso bar,...

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Queens Grant Wins in First Round of State Playoffs 3-0

The Queens Grant Stallions Men's Soccer team opened up their playoff run with a solid second half scoring all three goals to defeat Highland...

Mint Hill Historical Society Presents a Salute to Veterans

The Mint Hill Historical Society will be setting up a display at the Mint Hill Library in celebration of Veterans Day as a salute...

1st Choice Properties Celebrates Its Anniversary

It has been just over a year since 1st Choice Properties opened the doors of their location in Mint Hill Village. Since that day,...

Novant Health Spine Specialists in Mint Hill

Novant Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Jonathan French has joined the team at Novant Health Spine Specialists in Mint Hill, North Carolina...