Tuesday, September 8, 2020

NCHSAA Cancels June Scholastic Basketball Recruiting Events

CHAPEL HILL – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) and the North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association (NCBCA) will not hold the scheduled...

Loss is Gain for North Carolina’s High School Seniors

Have you ever wondered what life would be like without sports? Now we know. And it isn’t fun. No NCAA basketball tournament. No traditional Major...

Rocky River Names Donald Kirby New Head Basketball Coach

MINT HILL, NC - The Rocky River High School Ravens recently announced the hiring of a new boys head basketball coach for the upcoming...

North Carolina High School Athletic Association Announcement

What follows is a statement that we had hoped we would not have to make: In keeping with Governor Roy Cooper’s announcement today that the...

Indy Women and Men Win in Opening Round

Women’s Game- Porter Ridge 16, Independence 68 The number-3 seeded Lady Patriots opened the first round of the Southwestern 4A Basketball Tournament against the number-6...

Charlotte Independence Falls To North Carolina FC 3-1 in Season Finale

The season finale kicked off at 7:30 pm at the Sportsplex in Matthews between the two rivals.  During the first few minutes the teams...

Charlotte Independence and Pittsburgh battle to 2-2 draw

The Charlotte Independence played a very physical third place team to an epic 2-2 draw on Saturday night in the Sportsplex at Matthews.  Pittsburgh...

Charlotte Independence remain unbeaten in September

The Charlotte Independence have a four game unbeaten streak going in the right direction as the team continues to make their run for a...

Charlotte Independence win 2-1 remain in playoff contention

The Charlotte Independence earned a huge three points with a big win over the Richmond Kickers 2-1 Saturday night in the Sportsplex at Matthews. ...

Independence hosts soccer exhibition at sportsplex

The Charlotte Independence hosted an international soccer match at the Matthews Sportsplex recently.  The match was between the Jacks and Santos Laguna, the current...

Featured articles

Local Second-Grader Supports Levine Children’s NICU through Art

MINT HILL, NC - Three years ago, Vanessa Birch, mom to then-five-year-old Hazel, was confronted with a problem familiar to all parents of preschoolers:...

Fall Splendor – Raleigh’s Juniper Level Botanic Garden opens two Weekends in September

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a $7.5 million gift to North Carolina State University, will open two weekends in September for...

News You Can Use: What’s Happening at the Local Library?

MINT HILL, NC - The local library looks a little different these days, but there are still many free services you can take advantage...

Back to School Picture Day

Charlotte, NC - Not sure what School Picture Day will look like this year.  Will the schools allow the “Picture People” in schools to...

Bank of America Grant will Help Families Escape Poverty

Indian Trail, NC – Sarah Kimbrough signed up to take Common Heart’s Getting Ahead classes for the $425 in gift cards (the free weekly...