Hemp hearts and seeds = True SUPERFOOD

We’ve all heard the buzz word “SUPERFOOD” but what does that mean? According to the Webster dictionary a super food is a food than...

Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

On October 26, 2019, the Town of Mint Hill and Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center will sponsor the Fall Harvest Festival.  Please join...

OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Surgeons Establish Periprosthetic Joint Infection Center

Thomas Fehring MD, hip and knee surgeon with the OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center in Charlotte, has launched the OrthoCarolina Periprosthetic Joint Infection Center...

Family fun around town

Thursday, August 15 Family Story Time will be held at the Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m. The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Lexington at 7...

Green News Now: Cooking with Cannabis Butter Recipe 1

More and more people across the states are experimenting with cannabis as a super food or supplement. With the list of benefits growing so...

Expanded hours, new look for Monogram Magic

When the opportunity came up to buy Monogram Magic, Dave and Betsy Wallace already knew it was the right choice for them. “It was just...

Cruise Ships and Cruising Styles – Part 6

Destinations and Experiences Caribbean Islands are at the top of the list of most popular destinations. They range from Jamaica down to Aruba. Jamaica has...

Get ready for Kindergarten!

Kindergarten: it’s a whole new world for your five-year-old (and likely a lot different than you remember!). Here’s a collection of advice from the...

Social media marketing is like the beach

We can learn a lot from the beach. It's ever-changing and yet steady and predictable. That's how a good social media strategy should be described as...

At Last a Barn Raising Coming to the Mint Hill Historical Society

Article By Ed Berti and Becky Griffin The dream of the Mint Hill Historical Society is coming true! For about ten years plans have been...

Is a Recession Coming? Where Will You See it First?

Many economists believe a recession is coming, eventually. Part of their reason for believing this is due to the ten straight years of economic...

Rocky River Football Media Day Event

The Rocky River football team held their annual media day Saturday, August 10th on campus in the gymnasium. Due to rainy weather conditions the...

Homeschooling pros and cons

Mecklenburg County’s homeschool population has more than doubled in the last decade. According to statistics reported by the North Carolina Division of Non-Public Education, the...

The Basics of Tire Plugging

If you've ever driven over a nail or had a slow leak, you probably have had a plug put in your tire at one...

Business Owners: You Need Your Own Retirement Plan

As a business owner, you’re always busy, thinking about ways to attract new customers, deal with the competition, and cope with the trends affecting...

Mental health during college: A guide for students and parents

By Kayla Newsome How students and parents can get ready for the first year Starting college can be overwhelming as young adults prepare to be on...

2019 Indy Patriots Football Preview

We recently reviewed Independence High School Football with Head Coach Mike Natoli. The 2019 season appears to be very optimistic for the Patriots who...

Get ready for middle school!

Middle school: the tumultuous years when children turn into teenagers.  It’s time to take a step back and let them handle more on their...

Get ready for high school!

High school: the home stretch.  With nine years of elementary and middle school behind you, you may think you’ve got this “back to school”...

Mint Hill American Legion Baseball Celebrates Successful Season

The 'Boys of Summer" celebrated their annual year end farewell party at the Hill Restaurant in downtown Mint Hill on Sunday with teammates, coaches,...

Jump Back to School with Urban Air

Husband and wife Chris and Nicole Fasulka know the value of a good time.  As the owners of Urban Air Indoor Trampoline Park in...

Chamber of Commerce sponsors school supply drive

It’s no secret that teachers - not only in Mint Hill but across the nation - struggle to stock their classrooms with the supplies...

Back to School Pep Rally

The Town of Mint Hill and Independence High School will host the 3rd Annual Back to School Pep Rally at Mint Hill Veterans Park...

2019 Rocky River Football Preview

We reached out, communicated, and met with head football coach Orlando Gray at Rocky River High School recently during practice. We received the following...

SCORE Charlotte and Small Business a Winning Combination

The SCORE Foundation, a philanthropic branch of SCORE, is America's premier source of free confidential small business advice. In the Charlotte area during 2018,...

Five Things You Should Always Keep in the Car

1. Around $20 in Cash Did you know that only about 8% of the world's money is actually printed? If your wallet gets stolen or...

How does Social Security fit into your retirement income strategy?

August 14 is Social Security Day. Since it was enacted on August 14, 1935, Social Security has helped millions of Americans retire with some...

Artist, designer, and historian: James Boyd opens Extraordinaire Gifts in Mint Hill

Extraordinaire Gifts has opened in Mint Hill Plaza on Lawyers Road, and owner, James Boyd, wants everyone to know — there’s a new type...

5 Top Home Repairs To Handle Immediately

When your home is in need of repair, sometimes, you simply cannot wait. Letting a repair linger could cause more damage than your home...

CBD and Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is just as hard to diagnose as it is to treat. It’s a disease that eats away at the coating protecting...