Marta Lopez feels 100 percent American. Lopez, 19 and a sophomore at Wingate University, came to the country from El Salvador when she was six. Though she entered the country illegally, she is currently here legally under temporary protected status (TPS).
The inaugural class of the Union County Community Shelter and South Piedmont Community College Work Ready Partnership received their certificates Tuesday.
The Union County Board of Commissioners has instructed county staff to explore how the county can partner with municipalities to control growth through sewer allocation.
Kids picked out clothes and toys and officers got to be big kids while helping them Thursday morning during the annual Cops and Kids event at the Target in Wesley Chapel.
As of Tuesday, the Union County Animal Shelter switched to euthanasia by injection (EBI) for the routine euthanasia of dogs and cats, Sheriff Eddie Cathey said.
Indian Trail Town Councilman David Cohn is still angry about what happened in last week's closed session meeting.
The N.C. Division of Water Quality holds a public hearing Jan. 9 about the N.C. Department of Transportation application for a permit to build the Monroe Bypass.