News: Local

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 11:16 AM

Report: DSS makes great strides

Union County Department of Human Services made big improvements according to its 2014 annual report released earlier this week.


Aug. 15, 2014 @ 10:58 AM

Harris Teeter to expand distribution center

 Gov. Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Harris Teeter, LLC will expand the perishable facility of its existing Indian Trail Distribution Center in Union County. 


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

New artist feature at Marshville Museum

James Richard Smith is the latest artist to have his work featured at the Marshville Museum and Cultural Center.


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 07:42 AM

Man charged with two murders 24 years apart

Union County Sheriff Eddie Cathey announced the arrest of a Marshville man today in connection with two murders that occurred 24 years apart.


Aug. 09, 2014 @ 12:58 PM

Styx Trucking owner guilty in Boggs fraud case

Another defendant in a fraud case involving Boggs Paving entered a plea deal in federal court Friday.


Aug. 09, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

County halts EMS contract talks

Union County has halted contract negotiations with Carolinas Healthcare Systems that a proposed “dynamic deployment” model.