News of Union County
Posted at 5:54pm on Dec. 5, 2013
The Literacy Council of Union County is looking for volunteers to teach adults to read, write, speak and understand English.
Posted at 2:29pm on Dec. 5, 2013
Two men were arrested overnight in connection with shootings Wednesday evening that killed two men, injured a third, and put the Wingate University campus on lockdown.
Posted at 7:46pm on Nov. 1, 2013
The books and movies marking the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination this year probably don’t mention Monroe.
Posted at 7:31pm on Nov. 1, 2013
When the Sun Valley football team has the ball, it’s no secret that tailback Albert Funderburke will get the ball. Funderburke rushed for 2,042 yards and 24 touchdowns last season as a sophomore, and this year he’s proving to be equally elusive.
Posted at 6:43pm on Dec. 5, 2013
Take On Sports, a program of the Wesley Chapel Weddington Athletic Association, allows special needs athletes to experience the joy of athletics and the thrill of competition on their own terms.
Posted at 1:20pm on Nov. 27, 2013
If you love the holidays, Waxhaw certainly would like to share their enthusiasm with you. Lisa Hoffman, Waxhaw’s events coordinator, offers this rundown of the coming December celebrations.
Posted at 6:25am on Dec. 4, 2013
Union County commissioners have made another offer to settle a budget funding lawsuit it lost to the school district, which resulted in a $91 million jury award.
Posted at 1:03pm on Nov. 27, 2013
In the quiet moments after Piedmont’s 21-14 loss in the second round of the 3A playoffs on Nov. 22, Cameron Tripp found himself a bit down, contemplating the season that had ended.
Posted at 1:07pm on Nov. 27, 2013
The new Sports Fanatics store in Indian Trail recognizes that not every sports fan in the Charlotte area is a guy cheering for Duke or North Carolina.
Posted at 3:54pm on Nov. 22, 2013
The Women of the Word at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Monroe have a lot to be thankful for.