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Dr. Pamela Price and Dr. Philip Funderburk: Providing Vision and Care for Mint Hill...

For more than 40 years, Dr. Pamela Price and Dr. Philip Funderburk have been Mint Hill’s source for all things optometry and eye care. Their...

Spring into Summer with Cor Fitness locally in Mint Hill

The team from Cor Fitness MMA and DXF Training held an open Family Fun Day recently in the Lawyers Square Parking lot adjacent to...

Featured Player of the Week

Andy Duran, Queens Grant Stallions  The junior ended his third season with the Stallions under head coach Dan Kerr. The 6'0" 175 pound junior had...

Stallions Jah’ Quez Sanders, Xavier Westbrook, Ahmad McKnight sign letters of intent

Jah'Quez Sanders  The Stallions Jah'Quez Sanders signed a letter of intent to Louisburg College, Louisburg, North Carolina to begin his collegiate career this fall. The...

Facebook is getting more personal and private

Facebook’s annual developer conference, known as F8, took place April 30 and the social media leader made several big announcements. They announced and rolled out...

Stallions win first two games in PAC 7 Tournament

1st Round - Bradford Preparatory 2 - Queens Grant 15 The Stallions ended this game in the first inning of competition. The team broke a...

Mortgage Matters with Chris and Bob

We get a lot of questions, many from very seasoned buyers who have purchased several homes.  If you have a question, please email cconlon@afncorp.com...

Stallions 2019 PAC 7 Tournament Champions

The Stallions from Queens Grant High School defeated the hottest team in the tournament, the Community School of Davidson 1-0 to sweep all three...

How to Spot Market Trends & What They Mean to Sellers

Spotting the trends in the real estate market can tell you when it's time to sell or when it's time to buy. It can...

Summerwood Stingrays Swim Team entering first season

A local community swim team has been formed in the neighborhood of Summerwood in Mint Hill. The team is entering their first season in...

Patriots’ season ends in loss to Eagles

Eagles rally to claim first round win On Tuesday afternoon at Myers Park High School the number four seed Independence Patriots and the number five...

Mint Hill Madness Will honor Veteran Jerry Flowe as Grand Marshall

Mint Hill Madness is just a few weeks away. The three-day festival will take place May 24 to 26 and will feature rides, vendors, food,...

Woof ‘n Hoof hosts first Mint Hill “Pup Crawl”

On Saturday, April 27, Mint Hill’s finest four-legged friends gathered with their two-legged companions at Woof ‘n Hoof for Mint Hill’s first “Pup Crawl.” A...

How to Find Factory Recommended Maintenance Schedules When Your Owner’s Manual is Missing –...

If you’ve been in the market for a used car or currently own one, you know that sometimes what you get isn't complete. Floormats...

Family fun around town

Thursday, May 9 Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows: Family Story Time will be held at 11:15 a.m. One-on-one math tutoring sessions with...

Mother’s Day celebrates Moms and Motherhood on Sunday, May 12th

Mother’s Day was signed into law in 1914 by President Woodrow Wilson.  Originally conceived by Anna Jarvis, a West Virginia native, she wanted to...

Hickory Ridge defeats Patriots 5-3 in Conference Championship

The Ragin' Bulls from Hickory Ridge played small ball, solid defense, aggressively on the bases to beat the power hitting Independence Patriots softball team...

Patriots Jaylin Adkins with walk-off against Bulldogs in 6-4 win

The Patriots Jaylin Adkins, the junior center fielder and pitcher for the Lady Patriots with the bases loaded, two out, drilled a rocket over...

This Week’s Outstanding Athletes

Independence Patriots  Baseball:  Noah Howie - The senior leader had another good season for the Patriots hitting at a .358 pace, the solid outfielder, catcher had...

Top 5 Facts About CBD, Your Health, and Muscle Repair

These are the top questions that we hear a lot from our customers with some facts to answer them. Can CBD help with weight loss? The...

Pollen season is here

I recently saw a photograph showing a yellow haze hanging over the Charlotte city skyline. I soon realized that the yellow haze is pollen....

Which adults should consider a measles vaccination booster?

By Cliff Mehrtens Disease spread is creating concern The current measles outbreak is the largest in the U.S. in 25 years, and is raising questions about protection. More...

Important Travel Updates – Part 4

Travel Checklist Before Packing Liquids, gels and aerosols packed in carry-on must follow the 3-1-1 liquids rule: • 3.4 ounces or less per container. • 1 quart size,...

Understanding Earnest Money & the Due Diligence Fee

The North Carolina Real Estate Commission revised the Offer to Purchase and Contract in 2011 to better protect the consumer. They introduced a new...

Men, follow this checklist to better health

Tests you need, at every age By Cliff Mehrtens Many men delay or avoid visiting their doctor for an annual checkup. It’s a simple, essential step to...

This Week’s Outstanding Athletes

Independence Patriots  Baseball:  Bryson Jusko - The junior continues to lead the Patriots with a .407 batting average, he posts a .535 OBP, .980 OPS.  He...

Cole’s Comfort Contractors: Always available, easy to deal with, always reliable

Cole’s Comfort Contractors provides a variety of services related to heating and cooling systems: installing and servicing units, replacing parts and complete units, preventative...

Rodeo remains a big hit for family fun in Mint Hill

The third annual South Carolina High School Rodeo Association came galloping into town again over this past weekend. Fortunately, the weather cooperated overall considering...