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    I thought I Was MacGyver When The Cell Phone Went Dead, Part 1

    CHARLOTTE - The best two days of boat ownership are the day you buy it and the day you sell it. Wanting to avoid...

    I Gave him Something Better than $5, I Gave him… Part 2

    CHARLOTTE, NC - Then I didn’t see him anymore. I was concerned. Was he dead? The nature of addiction is that it is fatal....

    What Covid 19 Showed Me About Myself

    When I was a kid, my mother won the lottery. She won $40 and bought a toilet with it. She was tired of her...

    The Answer was Right in Front of Me- Part 1

    CHARLOTTE - Several years ago, my sister bought a house that came with stainless steel appliances. The stove, refrigerator, and microwave all matched. In...

    Where Were You On 9/11?

    CHARLOTTE - I was on Park Road, returning from a meeting with the Board Chair of the Charlotte Rescue Mission. I had just traveled...

    My Scariest Shelter in Place Honey Do Project

    If you are like me, you used “Shelter in Place” to catch up on your “Honey Do” projects. I raked leaves, spread mulch, cleaned and...

    I’m Taking Welding Classes and Haven’t Burned Down the School (Yet)

    One Father’s Day my wife got me a Flux Welder machine. It is an entry-level machine for welding. As hard as I tried, I...

    Rotary Four Way Test Part 2

    CHARLOTTE - Just 5 years after Herb instituted the Test, and still deep in the Depression, the company’s indebtedness was paid off. For many...

    Keeping Short Accounts With One Another Part 2

    CHARLOTTE - On Tuesday, I received the following email from my friend, “I wanted to apologize. I think I may have misunderstood something in...

    The Answer Was Right In Front of Me, Part 2

    CHARLOTTE - Many people said it is a great refrigerator except that it has this design flaw. Defrost didn’t work. Ice formed under the...

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    Karen Fuller Parsons View On Real Estate

    MINT HILL, NC - After 29 years on the job as a Real Estate agent (Realtor) and a Broker, Karen Fuller Parsons knows a...

    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...

    Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation Celebrates 25th Anniversary

    MINT HILL, NC - On Friday, July 29, Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation celebrated 25 years in the community! Owner BV Belk broke ground and started...

    Pour 64: 5-year Anniversary Celebration

    MINT HILL, NC - The owners of Pour 64, Tony and Sarah Brock, have been Mint Hill natives for 17 years now. They were...

    Help Needed For Servant’s Heart’s Back2School Program

    MINT HILL, NC - With temperatures nearing 100 degrees, it’s hard to believe that summer is already drawing to a close!  As we prepare...