Southern Christmas Show Returns With Woodland Theme in November 

Preview night to benefit Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation for pediatric cancer research The 52nd annual Southern Christmas Show, the largest holiday show in North America,...

Getting to know Mayor-Elect Brad Simmons

On Tuesday, November 5, Mint Hill voters chose Brad Simmons as their new mayor! Residents of Mint Hill since 1984, Simmons and his wife have...

Independence soccer season ends in road loss

Saturday night’s 4A second-round soccer playoff game at Hough High School saw fans covered with blankets as the temperature dipped to 37 degrees.  The...

Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Gala

On Thursday, November 7, the Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Meeting and Gala at Pine Lake Country Club.  The night was...

2019-2020 Girls Basketball Preview – Queen’s Grant Stallions

Head Coach - James Moore  Queens Grant Lady Stallions basketball is in a rebuilding phase, and will be starting five freshman, and build toward the...

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CBD: with users claiming it can help with everything from pain and anxiety to alleviating cancer symptoms and promoting heart health, it’s no wonder...

Indy Football in State playoffs

First appearance since 2014 The state football brackets are out and Independence was named as the 12th seed in the west region.  The Patriots will...

Mint Hill Celebrates 20th Annual Veterans Breakfast

The Town of Mint Hill held it's 20th Annual Veterans Day Breakfast on Saturday, November 9th from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. in the...

$27.3B Spent on Crash Damages Yearly in NC: Mobileye and Carolina Collision Avoidance Aim...

There are nearly 250,000 motor vehicle crashes every year in North Carolina. According to the most recent data from the North Carolina Department of...

Mustangs Stampede Past Patriots 56-20 on Senior Night

On senior night the Independence football seniors had the taunting task of tackling the #3 ranked team in the state and 100th ranked team...

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What is a like worth?

Likes are a big deal on social media. On Facebook, public pages can be liked, and those people become the majority of your followers. Then there...

2019-2020 High School Girls’ Basketball Preview – Independence Patriots

Head Coach - Lauren Lewis 1. How does the team look for the upcoming 2019-2020 season? So far, so good. We have a good core of...

2019-2020 High School Men’s Basketball Preview – Independence Patriots

Head Coach: Preston Davis (2017-2018 4A State Championship Season)  Returning Players:  5'8 PG Tachai Miller - 1.3ppg, 1rpg, 1apg, 1spg 6'2 G Camren Little - 1ppg, 1rpg 6'7 F...

2019-2020 High School Men’s Basketball Preview – Queen’s Grant Stallions

Head Coach - Walter Wright 1. How does the team look for the upcoming 2019-20 season? Queens Grant Varsity Basketball Team is looking forward to a...

Patriots defeat Ragsdale in First Round of Soccer Playoffs 2-1

The Independence Patriots played a home playoff game and defeated the Ragsdale Tigers from Jamestown, North Carolina in the first round of the 2019...

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2019-2020 High School Girls’ Basketball Preview – Independence Patriots

Head Coach - Lauren Lewis 1. How does the team look for the upcoming 2019-2020 season? So far, so good. We have a good core of...

2019-2020 High School Men’s Basketball Preview – Independence Patriots

Head Coach: Preston Davis (2017-2018 4A State Championship Season)  Returning Players:  5'8 PG Tachai Miller - 1.3ppg, 1rpg, 1apg, 1spg 6'2 G Camren Little - 1ppg, 1rpg 6'7 F...

2019-2020 High School Men’s Basketball Preview – Queen’s Grant Stallions

Head Coach - Walter Wright 1. How does the team look for the upcoming 2019-20 season? Queens Grant Varsity Basketball Team is looking forward to a...

Patriots defeat Ragsdale in First Round of Soccer Playoffs 2-1

The Independence Patriots played a home playoff game and defeated the Ragsdale Tigers from Jamestown, North Carolina in the first round of the 2019...

Havilah, The Heart Of Dance

Havilah Dance Company is proud of its roots.  Founded in 2010 by Brooke Hardiman, her sister Brittany Vachon, and mom Gail Dawkins, the company...