News: Local

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 01:23 PM

United Way taps new executive director

Sean Garrett was introduced Friday as the new executive director of United Way of Central Carolinas.

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 01:21 PM

N.C. delegation sworn in, begins work

A new senator and two incumbent local representatives were among the group of new congressmen sworn in earlier this week.

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 12:47 PM

Crews search for man after canoe capsizes

Crews continue to look for a missing man who fell into the lake at Cane Creek Park Friday afternoon.

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 01:41 PM

Bypass comments divided but passionate

More than 100 people attended a public hearing Tuesday night to comment on the impact bypass construction would have on water quality.

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 01:38 PM

Thousands shiver through power outage

Thursday morning, cold temperatures were in the air and many were left without power.

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 01:34 PM

Monroe native named 'Notable Georgian'

Walter C. Sprouse, Jr., CEcD, HLM, FM, executive director of the Augusta Economic Development Authority in Augusta, Georgia has been named to the prestigious 2015 edition of Georgia Trend magazine’s “Most Notable Georgians”.