Wednesday, February 24, 2021

A Socially Distanced Thanksgiving

CHARLOTTE - Every year on the 4th Thursday in November, we commemorate the day in 1621 when the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Native Americans...

Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Charlotte

CHARLOTTE - The Mint Hill community has many amazing citizens. Among these people are a special group of outstanding individuals who are always willing...

“Fly High And Soar Through The Sky:” A Tribute To Veteran Morgan Garrett

WAXHAW, NC - On October 23, 2020, Coast Guard Officer Morgan Garrett from Waxhaw, North Carolina, was identified as one of the two soldiers...

Novant Welcomes New Breast Surgeon and Mammographer

CHARLOTTE - Novant Health is pleased to welcome Breast Surgeon Kristina Shaffer and Mammographer Marysell Moreno.“I wanted to be a doctor since I was...

The Importance Of Veterans Day 2020

MINT HILL, NC - This year 2020 is unlike previous Veterans Day celebrations in Mint Hill. For many years local veterans enjoyed an annual...

Mint Hill Honors Veterans 2020 Style

MINT HILL, NC - On November 14, the Town of Mint Hill is honoring the veterans in 2020 style. The modified event will be...

Abbott Now Test Available At Novant Pediatric Offices

CHARLOTTE - Novant Pediatrician offices are now offering one of the latest COVID tests developed by Abbott and aptly named Abbott Now Test. It...

Medical Surgical Procedure Breakthrough Treats Parkinson’s Tremors

CHARLOTTE - Parkinson's disease, (PD) which is a chronic and progressive movement disorder, affects 200,000 Americans annually. Treatments can help manage the chronic condition;...

ECHO Training Offers Firearms Training For All Ages And Skill Levels

CHARLOTTE - ECHO Training, owned and operated by Michael Pegram, offers a wide variety of firearms training and safety classes for all ages and...

Featured articles

Outpouring Of Volunteers Helping Novant Health With Public Vaccine Clinics

CHARLOTTE - When Melissa Parker, Vice President of Patient Advocacy at Novant Health, was tasked with gathering volunteers to assist at a public vaccine...

A Rose By Any Other Name?

CHARLOTTE - A rose is a rose, but all not roses are created equal.Roses are beautiful, from the different shapes of the petals to...

Novant Health Staff Is “All In” On The Fight Against COVID

CHARLOTTE - When COVID-19 rates began to surge in December, Novant Health saw a problem emerge: bedside nurses were overextended.“We started experiencing a pandemic...

February – Heart Awareness Month

CHARLOTTE - As part of the observance of Heart Awareness Month, Charlotte-based AAIDA (Advocacy & Awareness for Immune Disorders Awareness) will host an educational webinar “Supporting...

How To Help Teens And Young Adults Struggling With Mental Health During COVID

CHARLOTTE - In September of 2020, NPR reported that nearly 25% of the US’s population was experiencing symptoms of depression - nearly triple the...