Remembering “Officer Smiley”

The coronavirus has stopped so many things in our lives from the basics like hugs and handshakes to the big life event such as weddings and funerals. This year it also stopped the way police officers grieve and honor those lost in the line of duty. Tomorrow,...

Vision to Serve

When the Vision to Learn (VTL) van entered the apartment complex, volunteers were waiting behind two folding tables set up in the parking lot. On this morning, the van wasn’t delivering eye exams or free glasses. This day, like every day for the past...

Little Pantry | Big Blessing

Eighteen months ago, Mia Platt wasn’t thinking there might be a global pandemic that would affect Charlotte. Mia was simply searching for a service project for her Girl Scout Silver Award. To earn the award, a scout must identify an issue she cares...