The Danger of Snack Bags

Pet owners are very aware of foods that can be toxic to pets, but there is a potentially deadly item that is probably in...

Promising New Solution for Destructive Cat Scratching

Cat owners know the many benefits of sharing our homes with these fascinating creatures. However, a frequent complaint from cat owners can be damage...

Travel Troubles: Motion Sickness in Dogs

Dogs often love to ride in the car, but some dogs struggle with motion sickness no matter the length of the trip. Sometimes the...

Doctor Google

The Internet is an incredible thing. Speaking as someone who grew up with a set of  encyclopedias, I find it remarkable that I can...

Tooth Pain in Cats

One of the most common problems we see with kitty’s mouths is a very painful condition called resorptive lesions. Like ours, cat teeth have...

Introducing A New Cat To The Family

It can be challenging to add a new cat or kitten to a household that already includes one or more cats. Patience is key...

Play it Safe

Walk into any pet store and you will find a staggering array of toys. But how do you know which are safe? In the...

Canine Influenza

This disease has been in the news in the past couple of weeks because there is a large outbreak ongoing in the southeast, including...

The Best Cat Carrier

Cats are generally homebodies by nature so bringing them to the veterinarian can be stressful. One thing that can make the trip easier is...

Choosing the Best Flea and Tick Preventative

Fleas and ticks are not only irritating but they also transmit dangerous diseases. Fortunately there are a number of safe and effective medications available...

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Nick Kuebler and Andy Duran Selected to All-State Baseball Team

The Queens Grant Stallions baseball program continues to produce good solid baseball players under head coach Dan Kerr and the excellent coaching staff. This...

Family fun around town

Thursday, June 13 Family Story Time will be held at the Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m. The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Greensboro at 7...

Put Tools in School

Our current education system is intended to place all kids on a path to college. This puts undue stress on some children. Some kids...

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FATman Plumbing providing emergency, routine, and maintance plumbing services

When Chris Lovick pulls up to a new job in his FATman van, he says he can see the question in people’s eyes, “Is...

Fullwood Animal Hospital is Now Fear Free

Visitors to Fullwood Animal Hospital will notice some changes next time they visit.  Before entering the lobby, customers are now greeted by a basket...

Put Tools in School

Our current education system is intended to place all kids on a path to college. This puts undue stress on some children. Some kids...

Mint Hill Legion Juniors split with North Lincoln 7-5, 4-3 in Doubleheader

The Mint Hill junior baseball team ages 14-17 all high school players split a doubleheader with the North Lincoln Knights by winning the opener...

Independence JROTC wins Superintendent’s Cup and Distinguished Unit Award

The Air Force JROTC program at Independence High School Unit NC-022 recently received top recognition from the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Superintendent. These awards...