Remembering Christopher Columbus

CHARLOTTE - From his diary:  "It was the Lord who put it into my mind, (I could feel His hand upon me), the fact...

Lemuel Haynes

CHARLOTTE - Lemuel means “consecrated to God” and his life was true to his name.  Abandoned by his parents, he was given his name...

The Fighting Parson

CHARLOTTE - The role of a pastor is not easily defined.  The Bible makes clear the qualifications required, but the potential responsibilities are many...

Roger Sherman

CHARLOTTE - Unfortunately, many United States’ citizens would be challenged to name more than a few of our founding fathers.  However, if we are...

Constitutional Rights

CHARLOTTE - Do we have Constitutional rights?  Does the term imply that our governing document is the source of those rights?  Our founding document,...

Wentworth Cheswell

CHARLOTTE - “Listen, my children, and you shall hear; Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere…” Although Henry Longfellow’s 1860 poem has aided our...

John Wise

CHARLOTTE - In his 1953 book, “Seedtime of the Republic”, Cornell University Professor Clinton Rossiter lists six individuals that he considered to be the...

Independence Day

CHARLOTTE - On America’s 61st birthday, our 6th President, John Quincey Adams began his commemorative speech with rhetorical questions: “Why is it friends and fellow...

John Quincy Adams

CHARLOTTE - “Duty is ours’, results are God’s” – with that phrase, America’s sixth President answered a question posed by a reporter: why did...

North Carolina Education

CHARLOTTE - Section 1 of Article IX of the North Carolina Constitution titled “Education” reads:  “Religion, morality, and knowledge being necessary to good government and the happiness of mankind, schools, libraries, and the means of education shall forever be encouraged.” Obviously, it was presumed that religion and morality were...

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A New Dance Studio Is Ready To Work With Waxhaw Families

WAXHAW, NC - As August begins, Waxhaw families are looking toward the new school year. With the necessities of Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic, plus...

The Rotary Club Of Waxhaw-Weddington Introduces New Board Members

WAXHAW, NC - Yorda Kidane, CEO & Founder of Digital Tax Advisory, LLC has been elected President of The Rotary Club of Waxhaw-Weddington, which...

Local Teen Illustrates Children’s Book

WAXHAW, NC - The teen behind the illustrations of “Boomer the Rabbit” is  local to our community. Iliana Ballew recently worked with author Philip...

7th Annual Waxhaw Back To School Bash Happens August 13

WAXHAW, NC - On August 13 from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm, the seventh annual Waxhaw Back to School Bash will be happening at...

Back To School: Ten Tips From The Trenches

CHARLOTTE - Whether you’re sending a child off to kindergarten, middle school, high school or college, there’s no better place to get advice than...