News

Oct. 25, 2014 @ 01:38 PM

Candidate explains credit history problems

Liens, tax warrants and judgments against Sean Maher, an at-large candidate in the board of education race, have surfaced on various social media websites.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

Rocky River named Title One Reward School

Rocky River Elementary School is one of 78 Title 1 schools statewide that has been recognized for student performance.



Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:28 AM

Rodger Howell has survived more than wreck with semi

He, his horses and dog were largely unharmed last week when his wagons were rear-ended by a tractor-trailer on N.C. Highway 601.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 03:32 PM

Two arrested for shooting into house

Detectives with the Union County Sheriff’s Office have arrested two suspects in connection with shooting into an occupied Indian Trail residence on Oct. 8.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 03:27 PM

Growth, achievement focus of school board candidates

Growth management and student achievement were hot topics at “The Future of Union County — Night of Debates” On Tuesday night, sponsored by the League of Women Voters, The Home News and Wingate University TV.