Features: Food

Aug. 27, 2013 @ 09:39 AM

Rosemary is fragrant and versatile

In the garden, kitchen, bath and herbal apothecary, Rosemary is a time-honored evergreen, aromatic perennial shrub that is easily recognized by its distinctive aroma


Jul. 27, 2013 @ 04:41 PM

Community Health Services gets accreditation

Community Health Services of Union County, Inc. has been awarded Level 3 accreditation from the North Carolina Association of Free Clinics.


Jul. 04, 2013 @ 04:14 PM

County has 4,716 Title III students

As of May of this year, Union County Public Schools had 4,716 national origin minority students who spoke 59 different languages. The predominant languages were Spanish, Russian and Vietnamese.


Jul. 04, 2013 @ 03:16 PM

Betty Ann Helms

Visitation for Mrs. Betty Ann Helms will be from 10-11 A.M. Friday at Pleasant Plains Baptist Church.


Jun. 25, 2013 @ 02:49 PM

Marlene McCauley

Marlene Threatt McCauley, 74, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013.


May. 11, 2013 @ 09:10 AM

Herbs used to flavor food the world over

Fred and I ate at an Ethiopian restaurant, The Red Sea, in Charlotte on Monday night. My son has traveled throughout all of Africa and has told us he enjoyed eating in Ethiopia. This is the closest Fred and I will probably ever come to tasting a bit of Ethiopian and Eritrean culture.