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How to Jump a Battery

CHARLOTTE - This is a reworked article from 2012. For our full back catalog, check out www.autorepairminthill.com or www.minthilltimes.com.Batteries are oftentimes perceived as super...

Trouble with Gluteus Medius

CHARLOTTE - Another glute muscle that can drive you crazy is the glute medius. Gluteus medius is located in your hip/bottom area and is...

Solutions for Problem Behaviors

CHARLOTTE - Whenever a client brings me a problem they face with their dog, I always approach these challenges in a similar way. First,...

Bill Kennelly Scholarship Cruise/ Cruise In – Best Car Winners – Saturday June 12,...

“Coaches Choice Best Car” 1985 AM General - Ryan Lougheed and Coach Dustin Allen

Lavender

CHARLOTTE - My favorite time of year... Lavender (Lavandula) is flowering and at its peak now, in June.Lavender is an herb and has an...

A Letter of Thank you to the Waxhaw Community

WAXHAW, NC - The Waxhaw Volunteer Fire Dept and Rescue Squad wishes to thank the Waxhaw community and several local businesses, that came together...

Adoptable Pet of the Week – Amelia

WEDDINGTON, NC - Animals First Rescue of the Carolinas is pleased to present Amelia!  "This sweet adorable kitten is Amelia! She’s about nine weeks...

Camp SOAR Returns This Summer To North Carolina

CHARLOTTE - Camp SOAR, which stands for Special Olympics Athletics Retreat, returned to our area from June 7-11 at the Levine Jewish Community Center...

Travel- Can I- Should I, Part 8

CHARLOTTE -Resorts have all changed, where they are accepting clients. Almost every resort I represent has FREE departure Covid 19 testing on-site, or else...

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...

Novant Health Seeking Entertainers, Food Truck vendors for Welcome Back Fest Street Festivals

CHARLOTTE - Novant Health is actively seeking local entertainers and food truck vendors who represent the unique diversity of the communities it serves to...

UCC held Ribbon Cutting at Rinehart Realty

WAXHAW, NC - The Union County Chamber held its first ribbon-cutting in over a year at Rinehart Realty in Waxhaw on June 9, 2021. ...

Union Academy; Overcoming Obstacles: Samantha Pressley

Samantha Pressley and Moonpie come as a package. It wasn’t always this way, but September 19, 2013, changed Samantha’s life forever when she was...

Ken Posko – WVFD

WAXHAW, NC - When Ken Posko isn't working as the chef and owner of Provisions Waxhaw or spinning his wheels at his second business...

Union Academy FFA Wins Second Consecutive State Meat Evaluation Championship

Monroe, NC (May 20, 2021) - The Union Academy FFA Meats Evaluation Team competed in the NC State FFA Meat Evaluation Career Development Events....

Take A Walk With Your Camera

WAXHAW, NC – Let's begin where I started 5 years ago and peel back the motivation and passion of being a photographer. It's actually...

Mayor Rick Becker: A Letter To the Class of 2021

Your senior year has certainly been different from any senior year in recent memory. COVID-19 presented you with challenges, surprises, and disappointments nobody could...

Mayor Pappas: A Letter To Our 2021 Waxhaw Graduates

There’s no doubt the last year of high school was incredibly challenging navigating at-home learning, but you should all be proud of your success....

Union Academy Graduation Edition

Principal's MessageI want to congratulate the senior class of 2021 for their perseverance. The entire staff is extremely proud of your accomplishment. You have...

Amanda Fuller Acting Mayor, Village of Wesley Chapel; Congratulations 2021 Graduates!

This was such an interesting school year. From remote learning and zoom calls to wearing masks and transitioning back into the classroom, you conquered...

Rep. David Willis: A Letter To The UCPS 2021 Graduating Class

Congratulations on your graduation and completing your high school journey! Your path from here may take many roads, some expected and some not. The...

Resources for Small Businesses and Startups

Do you want to start a business? Have you already started one and need help or advice?Check out these resources. Small Business Center at...

Elizabeth Callis, Mayor of Town of Weddington; To the graduating Class of 2021,

My sincerest congratulations to you for surviving one of the most challenging years of your life. When obstacles create challenges, I see them as...