News: School

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 02:25 PM

Destiny bus delivers biology lesson to Monroe

Biology students at Monroe High School learned the fundamental principles of evolution and natural selection Thursday, but not in their classroom.


Nov. 20, 2014 @ 02:14 PM

Good Citizens honored by DAR

The John Foster Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met on Thursday, November 13, at the Union County Public Library in Monroe to host a special recognition celebration to honor this year’s high school seniors who were chosen by their schools to represent them as the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizens.  


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 02:05 PM

Cup stackers vie for new world record

Four Union County schools were among the nearly 3,000 schools in about 35 countries who attempted to break the world record for most people sport stacking in multiple locations in one day.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 01:59 PM

Savage investigation cost $4,950

The investigation ordered by the school board in October to look into Vice Chairman Marce Savage’s actions before her censure cost $4,950, according to Union County Public Schools.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 02:51 PM

School board censures Savage

In addition to the censure, there will be further investigation into Savage’s travel. The report showed a mileage reimbursement form submitted to both the state board of education and Union County Public Schools for the same trip.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 02:48 PM

Attendance at New Town capped

New Town Elementary School will be capped from Dec. 1 until the end of the school year.