List/Grid

Author Archives: CarolinaWeekly

Carmel ready to jump into action

Carmel ready to jump into action

The Carmel Middle School community is serious about giving back and paying it forward. A group of Carmel teachers launched a new character education initiative earlier this year based on… Read more »

Charlotte Catholic investigates spending concerns

Charlotte Catholic investigates spending concerns

Charlotte Catholic High School Principal Jerry Healy was recently placed on paid leave after an independent organization that supports the school questioned the use of some funding. The Charlotte Catholic… Read more »

Going green for charity

Going green for charity

Local runners will strap on their jogging shoes and go green for the 13th annual Shamrock 4 Miler next weekend. The a four-mile race will take place March 15, a… Read more »

Ridenhour sees challenger, James unopposed

Ridenhour sees challenger, James unopposed

Freshman Mecklenburg County Commissioner Matthew Ridenhour will face a challenge from Art Cardenas in this November’s election, while nine-term Commissioner Bill James will not face a registered opponent after no… Read more »

Ballantyne woman named co-chair of upcoming awards

Ballantyne woman named co-chair of upcoming awards

Ballantyne resident Peggy Leo-Gallo will join Weddington’s Tom Hughes as co-chair of this year’s Father of the Year Awards, hosted by the American Diabetes Association. The annual event, now in… Read more »

Local charter takes next step, looks to future

Local charter takes next step, looks to future

It’s been a year of transition for Charlotte Secondary School. The Paideia-based school first opened its doors to middle school students after getting approval from the North Carolina State Board… Read more »

Stone Mountain has far to climb…

Stone Mountain has far to climb…

In the heart of Ballantyne is where you will find Stone Mountain Grill, flanked by Einstein Bros Bagels and across the street from Vine American Kitchen. The website describes the… Read more »

Ardrey Kell boys advance to regional round

Ardrey Kell boys advance to regional round

For the third time in six seasons, the Ardrey Kell boys basketball team has advanced to the regional round of the N.C. High School Athletic Association Class 4A state playoffs… Read more »

Tommy takes over

Tommy takes over

Providence High School baseball coach Danny Hignight said it’s unfair to compare the talent that’s come through the Panthers program. And there’s been a lot of talent. Hignight has coached… Read more »

Sports Shorts March 7

Sports Shorts March 7

Former Charger great Mitchell named SEC Player of the Year Former Providence Day girls basketball star Tiffany Mitchell is having a similar impact on the University of South Carolina woman’s… Read more »