News: Local

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:15 PM

City's historic plane has seats refitted

Though she does not look a day older than 69, Tinker Belle had some work done lately.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:11 PM

Doomed dog saved only to bite again and die

A vicious dog adopted from the Rowan County Animal Shelter after a social media push to save his life bit three people before being shot by a deputy in Indian Trail last Sunday.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:11 PM

Coto picked among 50 'most influential'

Union County Manager Cindy Coto was named among the Charlotte region's top 50 Most Influential Women of 2014 by the Mecklenburg Times.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:44 PM

Morgan, Rowell relent on new form of government

According to a letter signed by Marshville’s Mayor Pro Tem Virginia Morgan and Council Member Jim Rowell, the intent to change the town’s form of government has been withdrawn.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Local delegation rated highly effective

A 2013 effectiveness survey of N.C. General Assembly members conducted by the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research had high praise for some Union County legislators.


Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Goose, shot with arrow, rescued

Volunteers with the nonprofit Carolina Waterfowl Rescue responded to calls from Fayetteville Wednesday evening where a mother goose was found with an arrow through her body.