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Providence Volunteer Fire Department improves ISO rating

Posted at 11:31am on Jan. 23, 2015

At the Providence Volunteer Fire Department’s annual banquet Jan. 17, officials revealed the department had earned a Class 4 Insurance Service Organization rating, an improvement from its previous Class 6 classification.

Union arts council plans ‘A Night for the Arts’ in February

Posted at 11:57am on Jan. 23, 2015

Seats are now on sale for the Union County Community Arts Council’s signature event, “A Night for the Arts,” on Feb. 21. And the Waxhaw Lions Club is still booking speakers and planning club events.

Marvin Ridge wrestler wins 100th match

Posted at 10:44am on Jan. 23, 2015

Marvin Ridge junior wrestler Christian Beach won his 100th career match during a conference dual match against Weddington on Jan.16.

Homicide suspect faces new charges

Posted at 2:45pm on Jan. 22, 2015

Eddie Clyde Helms, charged with killing two men 24 years apart in Union and Anson counties, faces new charges of soliciting two inmates to kill a witness

Wingate’s Max Wolfe shows leadership through selflessness

Posted at 9:14am on Jan. 15, 2015

Student assistant coach and equipment manager Max Wolfe collapsed during a Wingate football practice in August.

Weddington boys’ basketball is always looking for ‘What’s next?’

Posted at 11:06am on Jan. 16, 2015

Weddington senior point guard Jordan Barber is fueling a red-hot Warriors basketball team.

Stallings woman’s sunny personality sets her apart

Posted at 11:09am on Jan. 16, 2015

Every day, Maria Pancamo tries to make co-workers and customers smile.

Town hall construction booming in the Charlotte region

Posted at 7:41pm on Jan. 19, 2015

Cities and towns are spending more than $71M on the work

Crowder to be honored as Citizen of the Year

Posted at 11:54am on Jan. 16, 2015

A teacher still can have a powerful impact on students – after retirement.

The Museum of the Waxhaws will present “Stitches Through Time – A Quilt Event Featuring Antique and Contemporary Quilts”

Posted at 12:00pm on Jan. 16, 2015

The Museum of the Waxhaws has several interesting examples of the quilters’ art in its permanent collection, and they will all be on display. At the February event, local quilters are invited to bring and display their handiwork, along with people who want to share and learn more about their heirloom quilts. An expert appraiser will be there to value quilts and period fabrics.