Feb. 27, 2015 @ 10:42 AM

Scott Safety expansion will create 67 jobs

Scott Technologies, Inc. plans to invest $28.7 million in Monroe over the next five years, creating 67 new jobs at the location.

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 02:03 PM

Bus drivers reflect on years of service

Every day, 315 Union County Public Schools yellow buses travel more than 30,000 miles, carrying approximately 24,000 children to school and then safely home again in the afternoon.

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 02:04 PM

Common Heart offers tax service

Thanks to generous community supporters, volunteers with the local nonprofit Common Heart have been able to file taxes for 86 residents just one month into its free income tax service.

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 01:52 PM

Wingate earns Heart of the Arts award

The Union County Community Arts Council has announced that Wingate University has received the organization’s 2015 Heart of the Arts Lifetime Achievement Award.  The award was presented at the council’s Night for the Arts on Saturday, February 21.

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 08:57 AM

SV student raises money for K-9 vests

Kirsten Moore, a senior at Sun Valley High School, is raising money to buy bullet proof vests for Union County Sheriff’s Office K-9s.

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:24 PM

UCPS announces two hour delay Friday

Due to the precipitation that fell last night, many roads in our county remain wet and there is a potential for refreezing tonight. As a result, Union County Public Schools will operate on a two-hour delay for students and staff on Friday, Feb. 27. All schools will open and buses will run two hours later than the normal time.