Make a List

Social media, especially Facebook can be taxing on our mental health. One way to reduce that is by using the lists feature. Both Facebook and Twitter...

How To Get Ideas For Social Media

Do you ever get stuck trying to come up with ideas for social media? We’ve all been there. It feels like everything has already been...

Social Media Management and Taxes

Tax season is upon us and it's a stressful time for most people, but especially business owners. The big questions for many business owners: what...

The 10-Year Challenge Takes Over Facebook

It's not unusual to see some sort of transformation post making the rounds on social media each January, but this year the ten-year challenge...

Is Social Media Worth the Cost?

What does social media cost? Is it worth it? Essentially, social media costs time, and lots of it. Hiring someone like me to manage social media...

See You at the Next Social Media Happy Hour

Let's talk Facebook changes and the coming year. Join me from 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 14 at Vintner's Hill Wine Bar and Espresso...

The Biggest Social Moments of 2018

What a year! As 2018 comes to a close, let’s look back on the biggest moments in social media. Remember the tide pod challenge? Yeah, I’d...

Social Media Predictions for 2019

It's a brand new year, welcome 2019! What changes are coming to social media this year? Here are my predictions: Stories will become more popular. Now that Facebook...

Everyone Loves the Holidays

Merry Christmas! Social media loves a holiday. Who even knew there was a Doughnut Day before social media was part of our lives? The Christmas season...

Social Media is a Magnifying Glass

Does it feel like the world has gone crazy? Like there are so many more bad and crazy things happening now? You're not alone. Many...

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Spiced Apple Cider

Shared recipes pass on love and history. Food is the one language everyone, everywhere understands. Until recent history, apples weren’t for eating. They were often too...

“Athletes of the Week”

Independence Patriots  Football:  Shai Wheeler - The senior all around player who is an excellent athlete filled in for quarterback Arnold Taylor who went down in the...

Bulldogs down Patriots 23-15 in huge conference match-up

The Butler Bulldogs rolled into town to take on the Independence Patriots in a key Southwestern 4A Conference football game on Friday night. This game...

Breast cancer survivor turns ‘pain into a purpose’

Mrs. North Carolina 2019 offers hope for others By Cliff Mehrtens As a two-time breast cancer survivor, Phaedra Pistone knows the physical pain involved with the disease. She...

Mint Hill Town Hall Features “Different Strokes” Art Show

The art show at the Mint Hill Town Hall  "Different Strokes"; features two artists with strikingly different approaches to their art. Opens on Friday,...

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Bulldogs down Patriots 23-15 in huge conference match-up

The Butler Bulldogs rolled into town to take on the Independence Patriots in a key Southwestern 4A Conference football game on Friday night. This game...

Vintage on the Hill is now Goodness Gracious Gifts and Interiors

Formerly Vintage on the Hill, Goodness Gracious Gifts and Interiors is open for business in downtown Mint Hill! If you’ve never heard of Vintage on...

Mint Hill Town Hall Features “Different Strokes” Art Show

The art show at the Mint Hill Town Hall  "Different Strokes"; features two artists with strikingly different approaches to their art. Opens on Friday,...

Images from the Moving Wall Exhibit and Ceremonies

All photo images were taken by local photographer, Paul Imirie The Moving Wall came to Mint Hill on October 10th and departed on October 14th....

Indy volleyball celebrates senior night with a 3-2 win over Rocky River

On Tuesday evening the Independence Lady Patriots’ volleyball team hosted cross town rival the Rocky River Ravens on senior night.  The team honored seniors: ...