News: Local

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Domestic violence has killed 44 in NC this year

In 2013, 62 North Carolina residents died from domestic violence. Since January, 44 residents have also died.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 04:57 PM

Commissioners want to repeal law they backed

The Union County Board of Commissioners wants the state legislature to repeal a law that prevents the school board from suing the county over funding levels.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 04:53 PM

Teacher challenges Brody in House 55th

Kim Hargett differs widely from incumbent Mark Brody


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 04:50 PM

Dad, with three kids in car, arrested after chase

On Oct. 20, a man passed a stopped school bus and led Sheriff’s deputies on a chase.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:13 PM

Shelter, SPCC plan Work Ready project

The Union County Community Shelter and South Piedmont Community College launched their Work Ready Partnership  in late September at the Community Shelter’s Jefferson Street facility.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:10 PM

Daughter of Civil War vet laid to rest

A remarkable daughter of Union County was laid to rest beside her father Saturday.