Cooler weather means changing road conditions, are you ready Part 2

Last week we covered black ice and braking, this week what happens if you skid or lose traction? If you skid, turn into it. One of...

Cooler weather means changing road conditions, are you ready Part 1

Finally, the temperatures have begun to drop! Cooler weather is upon us, the holidays are soon to roll around, and the conditions in which...

Should I go green to save some green

Electric cars are all the rage these days - old companies like General Motors are starting to make them and companies like Tesla rely...

Tis the season for our annual toy drive

Once again, the “holiday season” has begun. Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas, New Year’s… all coming in rapid fire. For many, this means a time...

Has your car lost that pep when you step on the gas Part 2

Last week we discussed how to improve the performance of your car by addressing the fuel.  This week we will look at some basic...

Has your car lost that pep when you step on the gas Part 1

Cars, much like people, tend to slow down as they get older. The more miles, parts and systems accumulate, the more they underperform. While...

Beware of Florence’s Flooded Cars Part 2

Last week we covered car titles and some of the obvious signs of a flood damaged car.  This week we will look at: ...

Beware of Florence’s flooded cars Part 1

Hurricane Florence was one of the worst storms to hit the Carolinas in years. The coastal region experienced large amounts of flooding, and as...

Is the work performed on my car covered under warranty if I go to...

Last week we covered some basic information about auto repair warranties. This week we will look at the process involved to ensure you get...

Is the work performed on my car covered under warranty if I go to...

Have you ever been in the process of buying a new car, and during the process the salesperson says "be sure to get your...

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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: ...