Staying Grateful on Social Media

In what often seems like an era of outrage on social media, how do you keep a grateful heart? It's difficult not to find your...

Facebook Group Update

I could jump for joy right now. Facebook has finally given us the ability to join a group as a page. Not sure why this is...

Do you have social media questions

Get answers to all of your social media questions, 4 to 6 p.m. Monday Nov. 12th at Vintner's Hill Wine Room and Espresso bar,...

I’m voting yes

When it comes to the public facility bond and the parks and recreation bond, I'm voting yes. Why? Both bonds will fund projects that will help...

Should you join a Facebook group

Are Facebook groups helpful? Or do they just breed drama? Honestly, they are both helpful and they can create drama. Should you join one? That depends. It...

Has your Facebook account been cloned

Mostly likely, no, your Facebook account hasn't been cloned. If you're a Facebook user, you've probably seen the warning message from someone about getting another...

Could you be talking to a bot

The future is here. Almost everyone who is active on the internet has “talked” with a bot. What’s a bot? Short for robot, but it exists...

Join me at social media happy hour

I'm excited to announce the first Social Media Happy Hour will take place 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 8 at Vintner's Hill Wine Room...

You shouldn’t start new social media accounts unless you have to

Change is inevitable. However, deleting or closing a social media account to start a brand new one isn't a good way to deal with change...

Using social media to come together

Hurricane Florence struck fear in many hearts as she made her way towards the Carolinas. Like many scary situations, she also brought out the best...

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Lady Patriots win by 45 over Lady Spiders

The Independence women’s basketball team put up big numbers in all four quarters en-route to a 81-36 non-conference road win Wednesday at Concord High...

Strong second half lifts Lady Patriots to win

On Monday night the Independence women’s basketball team continued the program’s strongest start to a season in recent history with a 61-46 win over...

Lady Patriots hold off Hickory Ridge 47-42

The Independence women’s basketball team won 47-42 in its conference opener Friday night at Independence High School.  The victory was the Lady Patriots’ first...

Patriots bounce back with win over Hickory Ridge

The Independence men’s basketball team responded to a three game losing skid by scoring early and often in a game where they never trailed...

Mint Hill residents shopped local Dec. 14th at the 2nd Annual Pop Up Christmas...

With overcast skies and festive music in the air, Mint Hill shoppers came out to support local businesses at the 2nd Annual Pop-Up Christmas...

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Mint Hill residents shopped local Dec. 14th at the 2nd Annual Pop Up Christmas...

With overcast skies and festive music in the air, Mint Hill shoppers came out to support local businesses at the 2nd Annual Pop-Up Christmas...

Changing of the Guard

New Mayor & Commissioners take oath of office. All Photos by Paul Imirie

Butler defeats Rocky River at Dawg Pound 62-52

The Butler Bulldogs who have a young basketball team this season led the vast majority of the basketball game with one exception during the...

Shop Local: Best last-minute holiday gifts for under $20

It’s December 18.  T minus one week until Christmas morning.  The Mint Hill Christmas Pop-Up Shop has come and gone.  Mint Hill Historical Society’s...