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


Check Out Mr. Outdoor Living

Check Out Mr. Outdoor Living.  Whether it be to increase curb appeal, add putting greens, privacy landcaping, or other yard and garden upgrades, call Mr.  Outdoor Living!  704-806-7260 or visit them at Check out the coupon for savings!

Community Spotlight – Tim’s Legacy

Check out the story of Connor Fong, an amazing young man. We can ALL learn a lesson from this wonderful boy!

Please check out

And the York County Sherriff’s Department Go Fund Me page at



Community Spotlight – 12th Man Ministries

12th Man Ministries works with student athletes in York County who may be trapped in a performance based identity.  For more of the story, check out the image!

Community Spotlight – Boy Scouts of America


We hope you enjoy reading our Community Spotlight on the Boy Scouts of America by Donna Britsch.  The boy scouts were founded in 1910 and has more than 2.4 million youth participants and one million adult volunteers.  Check out the article for the whole story.

Community Spotlight – Children’s Hero by Donna K. Britsch

Our Community Spotlight this edition is Children’s Hero by Donna K. Britsch.  Please check out the article that tells Patti Imler’s story.  Contact info for Patti is at the bottom.  

Community Spotlight – Matt Tucker

Matt Tucker, a Rock Hill native is working towards Nashville.  Since 2013, he has been working with Nashville as he recorded his first CD and building networks.  His high eneregy show inlcudes his tunes, old country and current day hits.  His new CD “Where did You Go” was released April 14!


Check out his website for details!  Matt Tucker Music



JC’s Frightmare Haunted House in Chester / Great Falls

Passing by Exit 55 on I-77?  Check out JC’s Frightmare Haunted House.  Scares and thrills await – But beware, ……. Dead Inside!Shellauto1-2