Mint Hill unites to support Kniestedt family

Last spring Ian Kniestedt was an average, 11-year old kid.  He loved to play soccer and was finishing sixth grade at Queen’s Grant Community...

Photos by local photographer Paul Imirie to Honor the Warriors

Local photographer a Mint Hill resident, a U.S. Air Force veteran, an active member of the new Mint Hill American Legion Post 555, and...

Mint Hill Historical Society celebrates village barn ground breaking event

The Mint Hill Historical Society for years has been seeking to build a local barn from our area to add to the historic village...

Making Halloween a Fun and Safe Spooky Night

It's that time of year when everyone is looking forward to Halloween night. The children and some adults get dressed up as their favorite...

Queen’s Grant Gymnasium and Student Performance Center Planned

Queen's Grant High School reported recently they purchased property adjacent to their current campus on Idlewild Road to construct a new facility to be...

Students at Queen’s Grant chosen for music program

Seven Queen's Grant High School music students where recently selected to attend an all day clinic at Gardner Webb University. The students all met...

Independence JROTC cadets support veterans

The cadets from the Air Force JROTC program at Independence High School recently participated in the 2nd Annual 5 mile run for the Veterans...

Mint Hill Fire Department conducts “Tanker Shuttle Drill”

Recently the Mint Hill fire department conducted a night time training exercise near Rocky River High School with 10 other departments from the surrounding...

Novant Health Celebrates First Year

The Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center celebrated its first anniversary recently with their staff and employees at the facility. The actual date of...

Mint Hill Historical Society breaks ground for village barn

Recently the Mint Hill Historical Society broke and cleared the ground to begin the process of building the long awaited village barn. This process has...

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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...