Carolyn Griffin Shepherd, MHS Class of 1962, writes, “When my older sister Beki and I shared a bedroom, I'm sure Mother got tired of hearing, ‘Make her clean up her side of the room!’ At night I did not like to go into the bedroom in the dark, so I would reach in to turn on the light before …
Common Heart, a nonprofit organization based in Indian Trail that wants to “eradicate food insecurity and eliminate generational poverty,” will host a fundraiser themed “Love In Action” at Threshold Church (3501 Antioch Church Rd.) in Weddington on Oct. 8 from 6-10 p.m.
Next week brings October! Where has this year gone? With so many events canceled, you would think the time would drag, but the first 3/4 of this year have flown by!
MONROE — The Union County Heritage Festival was held at the Agricultural Center on Presson Road in Monroe last weekend. Last year, it was done virtually because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but this year’s event was in-person.
Believe it or not, the holidays are right around the corner. Whether you will be attending family reunions or having a more intimate setting there is one thing that both have in common. That is sitting down to enjoy some delicious food.
MARSHVILLE — American icon Randy Travis was the main attraction again at the Randy Travis Music Festival, held Saturday (Sept. 18) in his hometown.
WAXHAW — After a year and a half of waiting, Collin Burk’s dream of seeing a Los Angeles Angels baseball game finally came true on Thursday (Sept. 16).
Haven’t we been lucky to have such glorious weather recently? It’s nice to have the lower temperatures — hope the heat stays away until next summer. … Waxhaw certainly had a superb turnout for their fabulous National Day of Service and Remembrance, Patriot Day, last Saturday marking the 20th…