News: Local

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.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:07 PM

Animal shelter at center of Peterson challenge to Sheriff Cathey

Sheriff faces challenge from Indian Trail candidate

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:24 PM

Charges filed in Parkwood student wreck

The wreck happened Wednesday about 3:30 p.m. on Parkwood School Road near Rolling Wood Lane.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:21 PM

Advance tickets available for Air Show

The 2014 Warriors and Warbirds Air Show will once again entertain crowds this year on Nov. 8 and 9 at the Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport. Advance purchase discount tickets are currently available online at or in person at the Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport at 3900 Paul J. Helms Drive in Monroe.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 04:17 PM

Water treatment change planned

Beginning Oct. 23, the City will return to using chloramines in the water treatment process