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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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    Watering In Winter

    CHARLOTTE - As we transition from fall plantings to wintertime in North Carolina, winter watering is something that must be considered. Once plants go...

    Great Turn Out For Turning Point Golf Tournament

    CHARLOTTE - A community that can come together like ours says a lot about the type of people that we are. The days of...

    Is it Really All Connected?

    CHARLOTTE - Yes, it's really all connected. Believe it or not, you are beautifully connected from the top of your head to the tips...

    Adoptable Pet of the Week – Namib

    CHARLOTTE - South Charlotte Dog Rescue (SCDR) is pleased to present Namib for adoption!  "Hello, my name is Namib, and I have been told...

    Boost your Immunity

    CHARLOTTE - Here are a few natural options that may help Boost Your Immune System!Clove; Beyond reminding us of autumn and winter holidays, cloves also...

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    Great Turn Out For Turning Point Golf Tournament

    CHARLOTTE - A community that can come together like ours says a lot about the type of people that we are. The days of...

    Bulldogs Frustrate Patriots With 5-1 Conference Win

    MINT HILL, NC - The Butler Bulldogs, the local arch rival of the Independence Patriots simply outplayed and dominated on the soccer field at...

    Athletes Of The Week

    Independence Patriots:Football:Bryson Tisdale - The senior speedy WR and kickoff return specialist dashed for a 77 yard TD on a kickoff return against Providence.Khalil...

    Bulldogs Second Half Explosion Stuns Ravens With 39-8 Conference Win

    MINT HILL, NC - The Rocky River Ravens were stunned by the Butler Bulldogs' dominance in the second half in a ball game contained...

    Player Of The Week – Antwione Norris

    MINT HILL, NC - The versatile junior continues to produce and improve for the Rocky River Ravens. He is having himself an excellent and...