News of Union County
Posted at 11:53am on Jul. 18, 2014
An agreement between the developers of the Eden Hall subdivision, off Marion Drive, and ACTS/Plantation Estates, both in Matthews, will complete a three-and-a-half mile pedestrian/bike trail network between N.C. 51 and East John Street.
Posted at 11:21am on Jul. 18, 2014
I survived eating some of the steak I told you about last week. But it didn’t taste good (though the dog didn’t complain). And, as it turns out, I’m not the only person who’s recently been visited by shady steak-sellers.
Posted at 10:09am on Jul. 18, 2014
This is the story of a packet of letters from musicians in a middle school orchestra that made the journey from Wheaton, Ill., to Waxhaw on their way to Brooklyn, N.Y.
Posted at 6:14pm on Jul. 17, 2014
On a recent night at Mac’s Speed Shop on South Boulevard, patrons were greeted by live, classic rock music that resonated with the part-biker bar’s regulars.
Posted at 10:10am on Jul. 14, 2014
Several Union County baseball players were selected to the N.C. Baseball Coaches Association 2014 All-State teams.
Posted at 9:48pm on Jul. 15, 2014
Stony Rushing beat Tracy Kuehler for a seat on the Union County Board of Commissioners.
Posted at 2:10pm on Jul. 10, 2014
Unionville American Legion Post 535 brings players from different Union County baseball teams together. The 17 players from Cuthbertson, Marvin Ridge, Piedmont, Sun Valley and Weddington high schools won eight of their last 13 games.
Posted at 3:07pm on Jul. 10, 2014
Weddington rising junior kicker and punter Keith Duncan will participate in the USA Football National Team Development Games with more than 180 other high school athletes July 14-19 in College Station, Texas.
Posted at 5:52pm on Jul. 13, 2014
The five-way crossing near Unionville is about to become history. A roundabout will bring together Sikes Mill, Tom Helms, Love Mill and East Lawyers roads.
Posted at 2:18pm on Jul. 11, 2014
It’s the latest shakeup for an agency that has undertaken a major overhaul following last November’s arrest of a child protective services supervisor on child abuse charges. Wanda Larson was fired after an 11-year-old boy she was the guardian of was found handcuffed to her Monroe-area porch with a dead chicken tied around his neck.