Cold and Flu Season is here

T’is the season: cold and flu

Lurking around the corner, as eager as department store holiday decorations but not nearly as innocent, stand this season’s cold and flu viruses. While cold...
Police Explorers

EXPLORERS: LEARNING THE ROPES BEFORE WEARING THE BADGE

Calling all young, prospective police officers! There's a way you can participate in many police activities to see if a career in law enforcement...
Veterans Day

Why is Veterans Day Important?

Veterans Day is an official Federal Holiday created to celebrate the service of all U.S. Military Veterans. Observed annually on November 11th, Veterans Day...
volunteers helping at a thank you BBQ for the police

MINT HILL POLICE VOLUNTEERS: Service and serving

You see them everywhere: doing data entry at the police department, manning a booth at Mint Hill Madness, setting up the radar machine where...
Chaplain Albert Leath

COFFEE WITH A COP

The first Tuesday of each month can only mean one thing: Coffee With a Cop. However, this time it was more like crepes with a...
Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce Tenth Anniversary Celebration

Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 10th year as a Chamber this month. Dozens of businesses came out to celebrate at the Olde Sycamore...

Options for Disabled Voters in NC

One of the fundamental and most important privileges that we are given under the Constitution of the United States is our right to vote....

Change is Coming

Reverend Dr. Larry Whitley of Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church in Matthews has a vision, which he shared on October 27. In the light...

Seasons Greetings – We can say it!

Season’s Greetings! You know, we can now officially use that term starting October 31st! Any more, life goes so fast that if we don’t...
Michael Smith

Meet Queen’s Grant High School’s Principal Michael Smith

Once upon a time, Queen’s Grant High School Principal Michael Smith wanted to be a professional football player. “I liked the Browns when I...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

How to Put your Home Equity to Work!

Home Equity is the portion of your property that you truly own, this can be calculated simply by subtracting the amount of money you...

Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

Is a Recession Coming? Where Will You See it First?

Many economists believe a recession is coming, eventually. Part of their reason for believing this is due to the ten straight years of economic...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

ECU dental student from Charlotte will spend a year at the National Institutes of...

Omar Glover, a fourth-year dental student at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, has been selected to attend the National Institutes of...

We Have Been There – Part 2

Our first resort will be Oasis Grand, Quntana Roo, Cancun, Mexico. This is a family resort. Despite any ads you may see, they do...