Community Spotlight – Humane Society of York County

Our Community Spotlight this edition is on The Humane Society of York County

Community Spotlight – Dads Make a Difference

The Community Spotlight this edition is on the Lancaster Fatherhood Project which exists to provides the tools for fathers to become positively engaged in their children and family lives.  Please see the article for more information.

Community Spotlight: The Sandbox

Community Spotlight – Carolina Show Ski Team

Community Spotlight – The Carolina Show Ski Team is a competitive, entertaining, family oriented team that performs water ski shows through tout the summer at Windjammer Park in Tega Cay and other events around the Carolinas.  They have shows each Friday night at Windjammer Park.  Check out the image for more details on this special, one of a kind Charlotte Area attraction.

Community Spotlight – Stop Human Trafficking

Please check out our community spotlight this edition on a very important matter, human trafficking. Story by Dopnna Britsch.

Check Out Greater Golf Express

We wanted to take a moment to showcase Greater Golf Express.  Check out the coupons to “Set your golfer up right”.  Also check out their website at for more information.  You can also reach them at 704-544-5018.

Carolina Renaissance Festival Returns 9/29 through 11/18

The  Carolina Renaissance Festival is a 16th century European style art and entertainment festival combining outdoor theater, circus entertainment, arts and crafts, games and rides, a jousting tourney, live music, feasting – all rolled into a non-stop family adventure!

Community Spotlight – Teacher Appreciation

Donna K. Britsch shares this story of how local businesses are helping our teachers!

Community Spotlight – Big Brothers / Big Sisters York County

Community Spotlight – Big Brothers / Big Sisters York County.  Please take a moment to read Donna K. Britsch’s piece on Big Brothers / Big Sisters of York County.

Renaissance Festival Auditions Underway

Renaissance Festival Auditions Underway

Get Medieval!

The Carolina Renaissance Festival, a combination of outdoor theater, circus, arts and crafts fair, jousting tournament and feast, will hold open auditions on Saturday, June 23rd from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM and Saturday, June 30th from 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM at the Cannon School located at 5801 Poplar Tent Road, Concord, NC 28027.

The Festival is calling for actors, entertainers, musicians, performers and colorful personalities of all types to inhabit the Festival’s make-believe Village of Fairhaven.  New this year the Festival invites auditionees to get medieval by seeking actors to portray Vikings and Barbarians.

Amateur and professional opportunities are available.  Prepared material, head shots, and resumes are appreciated but not required.  Auditionees should be age 13 or older.  Audition details and registration is available online at

Celebrating 25 Years of Cheers, the annual Carolina Renaissance Festival returns weekends, Saturdays and Sundays, September 29th through November 18th, on a 325 acre site minutes north of Charlotte, between Concord and Huntersville, at the junction of NC 73 and Poplar Tent Road.  This information and more can be found online at