What Covid 19 Showed Me About Myself

When I was a kid, my mother won the lottery. She won $40 and bought a toilet with it. She was tired of her...

Sometimes I Feel as if I’m in the Movie Groundhog Day

You’ve probably seen the movie Ground Hog Day. Bill Murray wakes up and it is Ground Hog Day every morning. Yes, every morning. My “Groundhog...

I remember the Toilet Paper Shortage of 1974

I was in high school when the toilet paper shortage of 1974 struck America. We had just gone through the energy shortage in January where...

No one ever told me I had to trim Crepe Myrtle Trees

When I was a kid, my father planted a big leaf maple tree in the back yard. The roots went down and the tree...

I Have Two Women in My Life and Neither One Wants Me

    My assistant Pam and I were working on a project. I turned to her and said, “It is true what you said...

The Conversation That Changed My Life

Let me take you back 25 years to a conversation that helped me understand who I am, what I do and more importantly, why...

Why is it so easy to give love but so hard to accept it

My wife was scheduled for surgery.  I dropped her off at the hospital entrance and parked the car.  I was alone. One of my joys...

It wasn’t a needle in a haystack; it was a jack handle in a...

My yard was scheduled to have lime spread on it the next day.  Unfortunately, it was covered with leaves and I didn’t want the...

I got (rid of) drill machines for Christmas

My family will tell you how difficult it is to buy the right Christmas for me. I’m at a stage in life that there...

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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...