Legion Act Passed By U.S. Senate

The Senate did some work recently unanimously passing a bipartisan bill named the Legion Act on June 11th. The bill will expand membership eligibility...

Independence JROTC wins Superintendent’s Cup and Distinguished Unit Award

The Air Force JROTC program at Independence High School Unit NC-022 recently received top recognition from the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Superintendent. These awards...

Commissioners to vote on 2019-20 budget

The Mint Hill Town Board of Commissioners will vote on Thursday, June 13th regarding the proposed annual fiscal year budget. Town Manager, Brian Welch...

AFJROTC Cadets mentor at the Xcel 2 Fitness Event

The Independence High School AFJROTC Cadets of NC-022 worked as mentors an obstacle course marshals at the Xcel 2 Fitness (X2F) event on the...

2019 Independence AFJROTC Annual Awards Ceremony

The Independence High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officers Training Candidates (JROTC) celebrated their Annual Award Ceremony to honor the cadets who stood out...

First Annual Spring Tea and Brunch Held in Mint Hill

The Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce celebrated the First Annual Spring Tea and Brunch this past Saturday held at Arlington Baptist Church Family Life...

The story of Air Force veteran Mary Ann Kudelka

Mary Ann Kudelka now 84 years of age served our nation in the United States Air Force from 1955-1957. She has a unique and...

Discussion with Queens Grant incoming Principal Josh Swartzlander

The new incoming Principal and Head of School Josh Swartzlander is very familiar with Queens Grant High School. He has been involved in the...

Military Appreciation Night at Matthews Sportsplex

The Charlotte independence celebrated their Annual Military Appreciation Night on May 11th in the Sportsplex at Matthews. This year they decided to concentrate on...

Marcus Hamilton a local treasure resides in Mint Hill

Dennis the Menace has been with us since March 12, 1951. This writer was born in 1950, I have been a fan my entire...

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Mint Hill Volunteer Fire Department transfers EMS services to Mecklenburg EMS Agency

The Mint Hill Volunteer Fire Department is transferring emergency ambulance transport service to Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic) in the near future. While final details...

Does size matter?

Size does matter when we're talking about image sizes for social media. A picture that works well on Instagram might get cut off on Twitter. Typically...

Green New Now: CBD Vocabulary… What does it all mean?

Broad Spectrum = aka Isolate, purified CBD that has been extracted from the marijuana plant and isolated from the other cannabinoids and does not...

How TPMS Works

Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems, or TPMS, is an integral part of most cars sold in the last two decades. It's a great tool for...

Cruise Ships and Cruising Styles – Part 1

In this series we will try to understand the difference between cruise ships and cruising styles. We will talk about size and what that...

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Mint Hill Volunteer Fire Department transfers EMS services to Mecklenburg EMS Agency

The Mint Hill Volunteer Fire Department is transferring emergency ambulance transport service to Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic) in the near future. While final details...

Does size matter?

Size does matter when we're talking about image sizes for social media. A picture that works well on Instagram might get cut off on Twitter. Typically...

Korean War Veterans at Memorial Park in Mint Hill

Korean War veterans recently displayed Korea war artifacts at Veterans Memorial Park in Mint Hill to commemorate and show respect to their comrades who...

Kiwanis Club ready for 8th Annual Golf Fundraiser in August

The Mint Hill Kiwanis Club is getting ready to raise funds once again for children in our local surrounding Charlotte area. This year's event...

Mint Hill rolls past Pineville 9-3 in late innings

The Mint Hill American Legion baseball club has now won nine straight games in a streak that has improved their overall record to 12-3...