News: Local

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

New, improved Farmers Market opens Saturday

Tomorrow, Union County’s farmers market will open with a new image.


Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:46 PM

UCPS board honors John Crowder

There was a noticeably empty seat at Tuesday night’s Union County Board of Education meeting. It was the first meeting held since the death of John Crowder, the former District 1 board member.


Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:44 PM

Ex-council member consults on town projects

The former Waxhaw Town Commissioner being considered for interim manager continues to work with the town on technology upgrades.


Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:42 PM

Down to Earth Day is Saturday

The Union County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association is hosting the Union County Down to Earth Day festival on Saturday, April 5, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Union County Agricultural Center and grounds.


Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:41 PM

NCDOT awards $2.6 million in bridge contracts

The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $1.6 million contract to Blythe Construction Inc. of Charlotte to replace the existing bridge on Poplin Road over South Fork Crooked Creek in Indian Trail.


Apr. 01, 2014 @ 05:53 PM

Farm Show and Festival set to return

The annual Union County Farm Show & Festival will return April 12 and April 13 to the Union County Agricultural Center.