Subject Mastery Produces Best Teaching

While there is no shortage of opinions and controversy about how best to improve schooling, virtually everyone agrees that the quality of teaching is...

North Carolinians Got Fake News

What some hyperpartisans now call “fake news” is in many instances neither fake nor news. But when it comes to a recent report on...

Tax Cuts Are Not Self-Financing

RALEIGH — North Carolina Republicans has gotten right what Republicans elsewhere have gotten very wrong: how to construct sensible tax cuts and honest, conservative...

Don’t Fear A Robot Invasion

A common theme unifying recent debates about tax reform in North Carolina and in Washington is the idea that the punitive tax treatment of...
Labor market

State Tops Region On Labor Market

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s labor market ended 2016 on a strong note. Total employment in the state hit 4,360,200 jobs in December, up two...
Math problem

State Has Big Math Problem

RALEIGH — If North Carolina were to secede from the union and become an independent country, how would our education system rank among the...

Carolina Lawmakers Become Leaders

RALEIGH — When the 115th Congress convenes in early January, North Carolina’s delegation is poised to play a prominent role in charting a post-Obama...
Federalism

Liberals Should Rediscover Federalism

RALEIGH — For the second time in recent experience, and the fifth time in American history, a presidential candidate has been elected despite having...
Campaign results

Roy Cooper Bucks GOP Trend

RALEIGH — In a night of impressive Republican victories across the country, and right here in North Carolina, the state’s Democrats may well have...

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Estate Planning During a Pandemic: Steps to Take

MINT Hill, NC - The coronavirus pandemic may never affect your health – but you’ll still want to ensure your affairs are in order....

Masks Required on Mecklenburg County, Charlotte, and Matthews Properties

CHARLOTTE - Announced July 7, 2020, strict mask requirements are in effect for all of Mecklenburg County.  Masks are now required to be worn...

St. Jude’s Dream Home Tickets Now On Sale

WAXHAW, NC - The 2020 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway ticket sales have started!  With each $100 ticket purchased, you have a chance to...

A Weekly Focus on Local Business and our Chamber of Commerce

Reach out to us today to find out how the Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce can support you as you grow your business! minthillchamberofcommerce@gmail.com Chamber...

How Homeownership Delivers Unsurpassed Family Wealth

MINT HILL, NC - Creating family wealth matters and homeownership provides an excellent vehicle for wealth creation. While it may not feel like you're...

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Masks Required on Mecklenburg County, Charlotte, and Matthews Properties

CHARLOTTE - Announced July 7, 2020, strict mask requirements are in effect for all of Mecklenburg County.  Masks are now required to be worn...

St. Jude’s Dream Home Tickets Now On Sale

WAXHAW, NC - The 2020 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway ticket sales have started!  With each $100 ticket purchased, you have a chance to...

Where in the World is Phil- COVID, Part 6

2/ Many countries like France and the UK have elected to continue to limit entrance to a low number of visitors, from select countries,...

Pine Lake Golfer Gets Eleventh Career Hole In One

MINT HILL, NC - According to American Hole ‘n One, the odds of your average golfer getting a hole in one are about 12,500...

Chief Justice Cheri Beasley to Issue New Emergency Directives Related to COVID-19

Raleigh, NC - Chief Justice Cheri Beasley will issue new emergency directives related to COVID-19 during a press conference. WHO: Cheri Beasley, Chief Justice of the...