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    Should You Test Popcorn Ceilings for Asbestos?

    MINT HILL, NC - From the 1950s to the 1980s, popcorn ceilings were incredibly popular. This was the time before the dangers of asbestos...

    UNC School of Medicine Novant Health Charlotte Campus receives positive evaluation from the Liaison...

    CHARLOTTE AND CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 9, 2021 – The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) has determined Novant Health and UNC School of...

    Take Inventory

    CHARLOTTE - Summer is a great time to evaluate what is going on with your body. As people get back to their normal, playing...

    Beware Flood Cars This Hurricane Season

    CHARLOTTE - As hurricane season begins to return, I generally like to write a yearly article about the dangers of "secret" flood cars. This...

    Still need the COVID-19 vaccine? Your doctor’s office might Offer it

    CHARLOTTE - When the COVID-19 vaccine first became available to the public, thousands of people rolled up their sleeves at Novant Health mass vaccination...

    Travel Requirements- Part 2

    CHARLOTTE - Cruising; Whew, I am dizzy. Alaska is on, vaccinations are required by some lines, out of some states. Passports are required for...

    Hot tub – Plug and Play vs. Hardwiring

    CHARLOTTE - Some hot tubs come set up with a cord to plug into an outlet, known as Plug and Play. Plug and play...

    What You Should Do After Moving into a New Home

    MINT HILL, NC - Moving is a big deal and it's not over until you've settled in. After finding one of the homes for...

    How does Social Security fit into Retirement?

    MINT HILL, NC - You could spend two or three decades in retirement. To meet your income needs for all those years, you’ll generally...

    Novant Health named Best place in the U.S. to work for Women and Diverse...

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 6, 2021 – Novant Health has been ranked first in the nation in the 2021 Diversity MBA Magazine rankings for “Best Places for Women...

    Featured articles

    Independence Patriots Has 4 Players Selected To All-Conference Team

    MINT HILL, NC - The Independence High School baseball team has had four of it's players selected to the Southwestern Conference 4A All-Conference Team....

    Mending Strides Ranch Invites Veterans, Teachers To “Hang With The Herd”

    MINT HILL, NC - This June, Mending Strides Ranch launched a new program that invites Veterans and Teachers to “Hang with the Herd.” Not therapy...

    Mint Hill American Legion Wins Game 1 of State Playoffs 13-6 Over Hickory

    MINT HILL, NC - The Mint Hill Patriots defeated Hickory 13-6 in the first round of the playoffs recently. The 'Boys of Summer' took...

    Reflections On Getting To Know Your Local Farms

    CHARLOTTE - Over the past three months, I have had the privilege of visiting and chronicling the story of local farms and their owners. ...

    4th Of July Celebrations In Our Area

    MINT HILL, NC - The summer vibe is back and summer 2021 is turning out to be a wonderful time to get out and...