News: Local

May. 16, 2015 @ 12:43 PM

Cuthbertson SAVE is national chapter of year

Cuthbertson High School's Students Against Violence Everywhere (SAVE) club was named national chapter of the year.


May. 16, 2015 @ 12:42 PM

Early College graduates its largest class

“Graduates move your tassels to the right side. Faculty, friends, family, honored guests, it’s my pleasure to present to you the Union County Early College graduating class of 2015. Let the celebration begin.”


May. 15, 2015 @ 10:16 AM

NCDOT to raise I-485 limit to 70 mph

As completion of the final segment of the I-485 Outer Loop nears, N.C. Department of Transportation officials will begin implementing a 70 mph speed limit for the entirety of the 67-mile outer belt.


May. 15, 2015 @ 03:48 PM

Fire insurance rates: How they are determined

Recent changes to Weddington's fire service highlights how complicated fire suppression is and how a few changes can have big impacts.


May. 14, 2015 @ 02:24 PM

Man charged for cursing school bus driver

The Union County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man who was videotaped cursing and yelling at a Union County Public School bus driver last Friday as 54-year-old Michael Dwayne Greene of Wingate.


May. 14, 2015 @ 02:14 PM

Sidor gives SPCC grads one last assignment

South Piedmont Community College's class of 2015 received their diplomas and moved their tassels to the left on Thursday.