Independence High Homecoming Event and 50th Year Celebration

Independence High School opened in the Fall Semester of 1966 fifty years ago.  The first graduating class was in 1967, and three classes were...
Madison Graham

Madison “Madi” Graham Queens Grant Senior Girls Tennis

This young lady is delightful. Madi says she is not really a competitive person. She plays tennis for the enjoyment and comradery of being...
Lydia Miller

Lydia Miller Queens Grant Senior Tennis Standout

When you first meet Lydia you can sense her competitive spirit and desire to make the most of her senior year on and off...

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Patriots Win Season Opener

MINT HILL, NC - The 2021 high school baseball season opened on Monday, April 26, after a 409 days pause due to the COVID-19...

Featured Player of the Week, Carson Gesing, Independence Patriots

MINT HILL, NC - With the baseball season finally in fully swing the Independence Patriots baseball team took on Hickory Ridge and won a...

Here’s a Long-Lasting Mother’s Day gift

MINT HILL, NC - Mother’s Day has almost arrived, so you may want to give Mom flowers or candy. But is there a gift...

Increase Intrinsic Motivation

MINT HILL, NC - What is intrinsic motivation? Intrinsic motivation is the desire to engage in activities because it is internally satisfying. Intrinsic motivation...

COVID-19 Has Been Tough on Teens. Here’s How Parents Can Help

CHARLOTTE - By all accounts, parents of teens during the COVID-19 pandemic can feel equal parts concerned and annoyed.Annoyed, well, because they’re teens –...

Featured articles

Patriots Win Season Opener

MINT HILL, NC - The 2021 high school baseball season opened on Monday, April 26, after a 409 days pause due to the COVID-19...

Featured Player of the Week, Carson Gesing, Independence Patriots

MINT HILL, NC - With the baseball season finally in fully swing the Independence Patriots baseball team took on Hickory Ridge and won a...

Patriots And Bulls Split Season Series

MINT HILL, NC - The second game of the season series was played on Thursday evening at Independence High School where a large crowd...

A Service Dog, A Therapy Dog And An Emotional Support Dog Walk Into A...

CHARLOTTE - Recently I was asked to explain the difference between emotional support dogs, therapy dogs, and service dogs. The differences are important to...