News: Local

May. 26, 2015 @ 03:06 PM

Veterans: It's not about pools, barbecue

Crowds gathered in events throughout Union County on Monday to remember those who have sacrificed their lives in military service in the United States.

May. 26, 2015 @ 03:03 PM

East Elementary assistant honored for work

Eileen Addy-O’Rourke, a 17-year veteran teacher assistant at East Elementary, has been chosen as the 2015 Teacher Assistant of the Year by the Union County Chapter of the North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants (UCNCATA).

May. 26, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Turning Point takes over victim services in county

Turning Point announced its intent to take control of Safe Alliance’s victim services in Union County this week, including the Tree House Child Advocacy Center and Sexual Assault Resource Center.

May. 27, 2015 @ 10:40 AM

P.E. Bazemore: A historic life ends

Philip Edmond "P.E." Bazemore, 94, died Monday.

May. 23, 2015 @ 01:57 PM

State investigates mystery illness at Shiloh

Shiloh Elementary is being investigated by the Union County public health department concerning “gastrointestinal illnesses.”

May. 23, 2015 @ 01:54 PM

Students get lesson in diversity

Diversity isn’t just about the color of your skin. This concept was the topic of two daylong programs, one held recently for middle school students, the other for high school students.