News: Local

Jan. 24, 2015 @ 12:12 PM

Wingate hosts forum with police, community

Members of the Union County Sheriff's Office, a local attorney, Wingate University students and others participated in an open dialogue between law enforcement and the community as part of a special forum Thursday.

Jan. 24, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

City OKs Winchester improvements

Monroe City Council unanimously approved $200,000 in improvements to the Winchester Center.

Jan. 20, 2015 @ 03:33 PM

Marvin OKs age-restricted development

A new age-restricted housing development is under construction in Marvin.


Jan. 17, 2015 @ 02:28 PM

Accused murderer tried to have witness killed, authorities say

Eddie Clyde Helms, who has been charged in connection with 1988 and 2012 murders, now faces additional charges in connection with soliciting the murder of a witness.

Jan. 17, 2015 @ 02:24 PM

Monique Holt named officer of year

As in past years, people once again packed the Union County Agricultural Center for the annual Union County Crime Stoppers Barbecue Friday.

Jan. 17, 2015 @ 02:22 PM

Incentive, forester on county agenda

The Union County Board of Commissioners will consider an economic development incentive grant during its meeting Monday evening.