How Does Fake News & Alternative Facts Affect Marketing

In today's world, we are being inundated with information - some truthful and trustworthy and some in the form of “fake news” and “alternative...

Chemotherapy is Not a Four Letter Word

The thought of chemotherapy for a pet that has been diagnosed with cancer is very worrisome to many people because we think about the...
Education Travel

PURPOSE TRAVEL Part 2

Educational Travel has been part of the travel scene for many years. One of the most famous types of educational travel is Antiquities. Travel...

Chocolate Gelatin Mousse

My father gave me a collection of old magazines dating back to the mid-1940’s. I enjoy looking through them from time to time to...

Best after school program

Beth Johnson: Bain, because that is where my daughter went to school. Kaitlyn Anderson: Sunshine House because I like their programs.   Terri Watts: Childtime because they had these...
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Brush Up on Your Skills

I’ve been out of the workforce for a few years, but want to re-enter. Do you have any suggestions to brush up on my...
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Owning Investment Property

Q. What should I know about owning investment property? A. You can make a successful investment by avoiding these mistakes: Being an absentee owner. Visit the...
This monument to Sugar Dulin is located in the South Cemetery at Philadelphia Presbyterian Church.

Who Was Sugar Dulin?

Mention the name “Sugar Dulin” around Mint Hill and you usually get a second look. We know that he was a real person, not...

Buying and Selling

  How much money do I need for a down payment? Your down payment will be based on the cost of the home and most...

Grief, the opposite side of the coin from love…

The world is all but ending, but I cant lay down and die I miss you now, most all of the time And I cant help...

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Spiced Apple Cider

Shared recipes pass on love and history. Food is the one language everyone, everywhere understands. Until recent history, apples weren’t for eating. They were often too...

“Athletes of the Week”

Independence Patriots  Football:  Shai Wheeler - The senior all around player who is an excellent athlete filled in for quarterback Arnold Taylor who went down in the...

Bulldogs down Patriots 23-15 in huge conference match-up

The Butler Bulldogs rolled into town to take on the Independence Patriots in a key Southwestern 4A Conference football game on Friday night. This game...

Breast cancer survivor turns ‘pain into a purpose’

Mrs. North Carolina 2019 offers hope for others By Cliff Mehrtens As a two-time breast cancer survivor, Phaedra Pistone knows the physical pain involved with the disease. She...

Mint Hill Town Hall Features “Different Strokes” Art Show

The art show at the Mint Hill Town Hall  "Different Strokes"; features two artists with strikingly different approaches to their art. Opens on Friday,...

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Bulldogs down Patriots 23-15 in huge conference match-up

The Butler Bulldogs rolled into town to take on the Independence Patriots in a key Southwestern 4A Conference football game on Friday night. This game...

Vintage on the Hill is now Goodness Gracious Gifts and Interiors

Formerly Vintage on the Hill, Goodness Gracious Gifts and Interiors is open for business in downtown Mint Hill! If you’ve never heard of Vintage on...

Mint Hill Town Hall Features “Different Strokes” Art Show

The art show at the Mint Hill Town Hall  "Different Strokes"; features two artists with strikingly different approaches to their art. Opens on Friday,...

Images from the Moving Wall Exhibit and Ceremonies

All photo images were taken by local photographer, Paul Imirie The Moving Wall came to Mint Hill on October 10th and departed on October 14th....

Indy volleyball celebrates senior night with a 3-2 win over Rocky River

On Tuesday evening the Independence Lady Patriots’ volleyball team hosted cross town rival the Rocky River Ravens on senior night.  The team honored seniors: ...