Features

May. 21, 2014 @ 09:53 AM

Off-roading at Brown Mountain park

The trail was clear, although the terrain was rough. Hills and rocks and slides were as much a part of the trail as asphalt is to a highway. Throughout the whole length, a short step too far would carry you over the edge which dropped hundreds of feet where the only thing to break the fall was the ground itself.


May. 17, 2014 @ 04:27 PM

Children's Theater puts spotlight on classic characters

Characters from books, TV and film will share the spotlight at Children’s Theatre of Charlotte in 2014-15, including three productions making their world premiere.


May. 10, 2014 @ 03:45 PM

Monroe woman wins cruise, cash on Wheel

The Wheel was kind to Monroe resident Karen Tucker Thursday night.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:18 PM

Tucker among first women to serve on Navy ship

Teresa Tucker was among the first group of women to serve aboard ship in the Navy.


Mar. 22, 2014 @ 03:40 PM

Iraq War vet: Wanda Butler

She had just landed her helicopter in Saudi Arabia’s searing mid-day heat.Getting out, she took off her helmet letting her hair drop down. A shepherd was watching this. His eyes widened as he raised his hands and began shouting with shock and outrage at the sight of a woman flying an aircraft.


Jan. 25, 2014 @ 10:24 AM

'Ziti with your 'Sweetie' is Women's Club fundraiser

Let’s get down to Waxhaw business!  The Waxhaw Woman’s Club is holding a fundraiser, “Ziti With Your Sweetie,” on Valentine’s Day, Friday evening, February 14th, from 5:30 p.m. until  8 p.m., at the Waxhaw Woman’s Club, 200 East South Main Street, in Waxhaw.