Featured Player of the Week, Jalen Hinton, Independence Patriots

The senior 5'10" point guard has shown his quickness, versatility, and leadership on the basketball court in the first five games of the season...

Independence Rolls Past Garinger

MINT HILL, NC - On Friday night Independence High School varsity basketball teams played host to the Garinger Wildcats in a Southwestern 4A Conference...

Athletes Of The Week

CHARLOTTE - Independence High School Boys Basketball:Landon King - The junior point guard for the Patriots after three games played into the season is averaging...

CMS Shuts Down All High School Sports Activities

CHARLOTTE - On Thursday night, January 14, during an emergency school board meeting, CMS made a decision to temporarily close down all sports activities...

Featured Player of the Week, Jessica Timmons, Independence Patriots

MINT HILL, NC - Jessica Timmons started off the season right where she left off with North Mecklenburg last year. The transfer has fit...

Independence Wins Home Twinbill Over Porter Ridge

CHARLOTTE - Tuesday night was senior night at Independence High School.  The Lady Patriots took a 77-29 blowout conference victory over the Porter Ridge...

Basketball Indy at Hickory Ridge

MINT HILL, NC - The Lady Patriots started the game with Indy’s Jessica Timmons hitting a quick layup to take a 2-0 lead.  After...

Basketball Indy and East Meck

MINT HILL, NC - On Friday night the Independence basketball teams hosted the East Mecklenburg Eagles for their home opener.After Wednesday’s night loss to...

NCHSAA Board Of Directors Concludes Winter Meeting

MINT HILL, NC - The Board of Directors concluded its winter meeting recently. They formulated some action items that were voted upon and implemented...

NCHSAA Realignment Update

CHARLOTTE - The NCHSAA provided information to high schools across the state regarding procedures, processes, and timelines for the 2021-2025 Realignment that is currently...

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Get To Know Your Local Farms: Carter Family Bees

CHARLOTTE - Midland resident Eric Carter has been a beekeeper for as long as he can remember.  “My grandfather back in his day had...

Mint Hill Small Business Celebrating 25 Years

CHARLOTTE - Photographic Elegance, a nationally acclaimed boutique style Portrait Studio is celebrating their 25th anniversary.Sandy and Doug Harrison acquired Photographic Elegance, formally owned...

Seasonal Allergies In Dogs

CHARLOTTE - Punxsutawney Phil may have predicted that winter is here for a bit longer, but there’s no reason we can’t look forward to...

When The Going Gets Tough We Should Go To The Garden

CHARLOTTE - In a year of lockdowns, business closings, layoffs, and more people working from home it's no wonder that the gardening and landscape...

Patriots Rally To Defeat East Meck

MINT HILL, NC - Going into Friday’s game, which was moved to Rocky River because of field conditions at Independence, the Patriots rallied late...

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Get To Know Your Local Farms: Carter Family Bees

CHARLOTTE - Midland resident Eric Carter has been a beekeeper for as long as he can remember.  “My grandfather back in his day had...

Mint Hill Small Business Celebrating 25 Years

CHARLOTTE - Photographic Elegance, a nationally acclaimed boutique style Portrait Studio is celebrating their 25th anniversary.Sandy and Doug Harrison acquired Photographic Elegance, formally owned...

Patriots Rally To Defeat East Meck

MINT HILL, NC - Going into Friday’s game, which was moved to Rocky River because of field conditions at Independence, the Patriots rallied late...

Local Real Estate Agent Publishes Book About Land

CHARLOTTE - As we reach out and explore the town’s people, it is even more apparent that our local communities have much to offer...

Get Ready: Spring Is Right Around The Corner

MINT HILL, NC - According to a recent groundhog and his shadow, we may have some time until spring comes, but that does not...