Features: Entertainment

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 01:58 PM

Playmakers opens with 'Musical Comedy Murders'

Union County Playmakers will put on its first stage production in March with “The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940.”


Feb. 03, 2015 @ 03:51 PM

UCPS grows its own leaders

About a dozen Union County Public Schools assistant principals have been chosen to strengthen their leadership skills through a professional development training called Growing Leaders.


Jan. 16, 2015 @ 03:01 PM

Mabel Jamison

Mabel Jamison, 98, of Charlotte, died January 16, 2015.


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:35 PM

Imagination, good eye produce Christmas decorations

This holiday season, $28.94 is the going price at box stores for a decorative plastic container filled with fresh-cut festive greenery.  If you have a pair of hand pruners, can spot an evergreen and own a basket or any type of flat bottomed container you have all you need to create the same beautiful display absolutely FREE!


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 04:16 PM

Union residents in 'Steel Magnolias' production

Wadesboro’s Ansonia Theatre opens its 2014-15 season on Nov. 7 with one of the most beloved shows of all time. “Steel Magnolias,” set in Truvy’s Beauty Shop in Chinquapin, Louisiana, is a classic tale centered around a group of gossipy southern ladies and the bonds that hold them together. The show runs for two weekends, November 7-9 and 14-16.


May. 29, 2014 @ 04:50 PM

Clint Black opens Batte Center season

The Batte Center at Wingate University kicks off their 2014-15 season in September with Clint Black, one of country music’s biggest stars.