News: Local

Jul. 30, 2015 @ 02:56 PM

PVFD answers its last call

It's not every day that a fire department closes.


Jul. 30, 2015 @ 02:49 PM

Educator gets tech training in Washington

Lisa Thompson, an instructional technology facilitator for Union County Public Schools, had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. for the 2015 Discover Education Network Summer Institute.


Jul. 30, 2015 @ 04:28 PM

SBI charges suspect in Stallings murder

North Carolina special agents with the State Bureau of Investigation today arrested a murder suspect in connection with the death of a Monroe man whose body was found in a wooded area in Stallings July 24.


Jul. 28, 2015 @ 02:33 PM

Medicaid tops state budget list

The 2015 state joint budget committee includes 114 members from the house and senate, including the entire Union County delegation.


Jul. 28, 2015 @ 02:31 PM

Union Academy enrollment tops 1,400

On Monday, about 1,400 students walked into Union Academy for their first day of school.


Jul. 28, 2015 @ 02:22 PM

Firehouse sale blocked by judge

Though Providence Volunteer Fire Department must vacate the Hemby Road station, a court order blocks sale of the Weddington-owned station for the time being.