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    It’s Almost Time

    MINT HILL, NC - The new school year is before us. We are reveling in the last few moments of summer vacation. Shorts and...

    Tough Lessons at Home

    MINT HILL, NC - Home is a place of solitude. We feel safe and protected there. We also find the people that we love...

    Bonding Over Books

    CHARLOTTE - Her request took me by surprise. My eight year old daughter called me into her bedroom.  “Mommy”, she said, “will you read...

    Learning Every Day

    MINT HILL, NC - There are opportunities for our children to learn every day. What can we do to make sure that we are...

    Casting a Vision for our Children

    MINT HILL, NC - Oxford Language’s definition of vision is “the faculty or state of being able to see” and “the ability to think...

    Making a Connection with Your Child

    MINT HILL, NC - It is important that we continue to make emotional connections with our children each day. It’s easy to miss the...

    The Power of ‘Not Yet’

    MINT HILL, NC - Carol Dweck, author of the book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, contends that there is power in two words:...

    Excellence, Not Perfection

    MINT HILL, NC - There is a difference between striving for perfection and striving for excellence. When we reach for perfection, we don’t allow...

    Summer Structure

    MINT HILL, NC - There are several steps that we can take as parents to make sure that we are prepared to facilitate learning...

    Prevent Summer Slide

    MINT HILL, NC - It’s the end of the school year. The time has come to exhale and unwind. Although June 20th marks the...

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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...