The Secrest Family

A Long Legacy of Secrests in Union County

Apparently, you can barely throw a rock in Union County without hitting a member of the Secrest family, especially if you are anywhere near...
Moms Club helping others

MOMS Club of Mint Hill visits Clear Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

On December 19, members of the MOMS Club of Mint Hill ® visited with residents at Clear Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Moms and children...
Chamber of Commerce

2016 a good year for Chamber, local businesses

Better things may lie ahead in 2017 and beyond for members, residents By almost any measure, 2016 shaped up as another banner year for the...
Viraaj Melam

First Baby Born at CHS in 2017

I'd like to report that the first baby born at Carolinas HealthCare System University in 2017 was Viraaj Melam. He was born at 5:38 a.m. on...
The holidays can be a hard time when a person has lost a loved one. Expressing those feelings can range from journaling about them to placing holiday adornments at the graveside to show that the loved one is not forgotten.

Unhappy Holidays: Grieving a Lost Loved One

The holiday season is upon us with dinners, parties, and other festivities. According to Andy Williams, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year.”...
"Sisters"

Annual Litaker Exhibit

Mint Hill Arts was alive Friday night for the Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony for the annual Litaker Exhibit, honoring longtime member Ann and...
Live Nativity Scene

Live Nativity

  And Mary brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped Him in swaddling clothes, and laid Him in a manger; because there was no room...
Equestrian Community

Cheval: An Equestrian Community Like No Other

I took a drive the other day to do a bit of exploring. By the looks of the trees with their red, gold, and...
Christmas Dinner

A Traditional Christmas Dinner

There are many foods we associate with the Christmas season, but it’s actually quite difficult to pinpoint what comprises a “traditional” Christmas dinner. Because...
Holiday Fun Guide

Stay Busy and Active Over the Holidays: Your Guide to Fun

The second-most anticipated time of the school year is almost upon us. In only a few days, the kids will have a two-week respite...

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Butler JROTC competes at the Annual Palmetto State Raider Qualifer

One of our local Army JROTC programs, at David W. Butler High School, competed this past weekend at the annual Palmetto State “Best of...

Are Your Financial and Tax Advisors Talking?

We’re now entering tax season. As you prepare your tax returns, you might be wondering how you could improve your tax-related financial outcomes, now...

A guide to backing up your digital photos

Part 3 of 3  (If you missed the previous two columns on how to back up your digital photos, go to the archives www.MintHilTimes.com) Adding...

Billy Richard Mullis

Billy Richard Mullis, 77, passed away on January 26, 2020, at his home in the care of Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region. He was...

Family Valentine Mailboxes

Valentine’s Day is a great day to celebrate family. It’s a day to be a little bit more intentional than usual in showing love...

Featured articles

Sarcoma Awareness Part 1 – Join the Move for Jenn Movement

Cancer.   The word stops you dead in your tracks.  For Jenn Andrews, the word ignited a flame to create a foundation to ensure...

Indy rides strong 3rd quarter to win

In a game that was much more intense than the final score would indicate, the Independence Patriots rolled past the visiting East Mecklenburg Eagles...

Mint Hill Women’s Club celebrates 45 years of service and fellowship

Women’s clubs aren’t a new idea. They gained much popularity more than a hundred years ago and played a large role in the suffragette...

Noah Caldwell from Queen’s Grant selected to Western Region Orchestra

Recently the auditions for the Western Region Honors Orchestra were held at Hough High School in Cornelius. There were approximately 60 student musicians who...

Indy girls rolls past East Meck

The Independence women’s varsity basketball team didn’t waste any time Tuesday night as they sprinted out to a double-digit lead half way through the...