News: Local

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:30 PM

Bull sale draws over 500

It’s a good thing that it rained Saturday lest the 39th Union County Performance Tested Bull Sale may have spawned calls to the fire department! The red-hot sale of 41 bulls and 17 heifers did more than spark a little interest.


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:28 PM

Weather cooperates with Christmas parade

With temperatures in the mid-50s and a sunny sky, thousands of parade-goers enjoyed watching floats, hearing the music of marching bands and seeing other colorful parade entries marching through the streets of historic downtown Monroe for the 61st annual Union County Christmas Parade on Sunday.


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:24 PM

Garbage truck, school bus collide; 1 dead

A bus driver for Union County Public Schools died Monday afternoon after the bus he was driving collided with a garbage truck on New Town Road.


Dec. 06, 2014 @ 02:56 PM

Norwood awarded for lifetime achievement

In between the handing out of awards, people networked, socialized and got to learn a little more about the Union County Chamber of Commerce and its member businesses during the 2014 Union County Chamber of Commerce's Red Carpet Gala.


Dec. 06, 2014 @ 02:49 PM

Walmart to open grocery only store in Waxhaw

A new Walmart Neighborhood Market will soon open in Waxhaw.


Dec. 06, 2014 @ 02:46 PM

Woman killed in wreck Saturday

An early morning wreck Saturday ended with one woman dead and passengers in her vehicle being taken to the hospital.