Health Officials at the Union County Division of Public Health say a dog in the area of Mullis Newsome Road and New Salem Road is confirmed to have rabies. The dog, a brown/white, female Husky, presented with neurological symptoms consistent with rabies and died the next day.
Mayor Brad Horvath of the Village of Wesley Chapel plans to hold two mayoral town halls to help better inform the public about impending de-annexation of 70 properties.
Union County's unemployment increased slightly following the Christmas holidays to 4.9 percent in January, according to the N.C. Department of Commerce.
Wednesday morning a domestic violence call in Matthews led to a chase, which ended at Monroe Crossing Mall.
Waxhaw's Board of Commissioners approved a letter of intent for a possible new YMCA during its Tuesday meeting.
Students at the Wolfe School got a visit from the Easter Bunny Thursday and enough candy-filled eggs to fill their baskets.