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Windows into the Soul, Ash Haffner’s parting message and the community’s response

Windows into the Soul, Ash Haffner’s parting message and the community’s response

Ash Haffner felt pulled in every direction. It was more than she could bear. When it all became too much, the 16-year-old took her own life by stepping in front… Read more »

Wesley Chapel mayor holds public forum on de-annexation

Wesley Chapel mayor holds public forum on de-annexation

Residents concerned with lack of awareness from neighbors WESLEY CHAPEL – Wesley Chapel Mayor Brad Horvath stepped down from his usual spot on the Village Council’s panel to level with… Read more »

News Briefs: April 2 – 8

News Briefs: April 2 – 8

Local rescue organization participates in cockfighting bust INDIAN TRAIL – Indian Trail-based nonprofit Carolina Waterfowl Rescue (CWR) seized 122 birds from a cockfighting ring in Wallace, South Carolina, during a… Read more »

Finish The Wall completes unfinished faith-based construction projects

Finish The Wall completes unfinished faith-based construction projects

Joel Davis, an engineer from Waxhaw, felt compelled to start south Charlotte-based nonprofit Finish The Wall not long after returning from a mission trip with Carmel Baptist Church in 2005…. Read more »

After 75 years, Center Theatre begins on long road to re-opening

After 75 years, Center Theatre begins on long road to re-opening

MONROE – To walk through the Center Theatre in Monroe 75 years after the doors originally opened is both a look back in time and toward the future. The brick walls,… Read more »

Firethorne changes ownership again in multi-million dollar deal

Firethorne changes ownership again in multi-million dollar deal

MARVIN – In a $44-million-dollar deal announced on Monday, March 23, Dallas-based luxury club company ClubCorp announced it will acquire six country clubs in the southeastern United States, including Firethorne… Read more »

Weddington brothers rock out for vets

Weddington brothers rock out for vets

WEDDINGTON – Weddington residents CJ and Max aren’t typical middle school boys. Yes, they spend most of their free time on the baseball field and playing with their pet lizards… Read more »

Searching for answers through the small screen

Searching for answers through the small screen

INDIAN TRIAL – Twenty-three year old Daisy Moniz was always told by friends that she had the personality to follow her dreams into the spotlight. Little did she know her… Read more »

News Briefs: March 26 – April 1

News Briefs: March 26 – April 1

Local businessman recognized for volunteerism, earns $1,000 grant for Wesley Chapel parks WESLEY CHAPEL – Local Allstate agency owner Matthew Flesch received the Allstate Agency Hands in the Community Award… Read more »

Growing pains in a small town

Growing pains in a small town

Residents ask for help as economic development lands in their backyard STALLINGS – A group of neighbors from the Chestnut neighborhood in Stallings addressed Stallings Town Council at its March… Read more »