News: Local

Sep. 04, 2014 @ 03:55 PM

Jesse Helms receives John Crowder Award

The first John H. Crowder Service Award was given Tuesday night to Jesse “JB” Helms, 17, a senior at Forest Hills High School.


Aug. 29, 2014 @ 03:10 PM

CMPD officer charged with domestic violence

The Union County Sheriff's Office arrested Michael Ray Snider, an officer with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department, on Aug. 28 after a report of a domestic disturbance at his home.


Aug. 28, 2014 @ 12:52 PM

Drew Boggs pleads guilty to two felonies

Carl "Drew" Boggs, CEO of Boggs Paving, entered a plea of guilty to two felony counts in U.S. District Court Thursday morning.


Aug. 28, 2014 @ 12:54 PM

Gardner dumped as CRTPO rep

During a special meeting Tuesday, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners voted four to one to remove Mayor Daune Gardner from her position representing the town on the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization (CRTPO).


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:41 PM

Hearing set on development ordinance

Before commissioners vote to adopt it, county residents can comment on the draft Unified Land Use Ordinance of Union County.


Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

City allocates $240,000 for greenway

Consulting firm Kimley-Horn and Associates was awarded the contract for preliminary engineering and design services for the Bearskin Creek Greenway project.