News: School

May. 30, 2015 @ 03:27 PM

97 retire from UCPS

Fifteen of the approximately 100 Union County Public Schools employees who retired this year had more than 30 years of service, while the average length of service was 21.32 years.


May. 26, 2015 @ 03:03 PM

East Elementary assistant honored for work

Eileen Addy-O’Rourke, a 17-year veteran teacher assistant at East Elementary, has been chosen as the 2015 Teacher Assistant of the Year by the Union County Chapter of the North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants (UCNCATA).


May. 23, 2015 @ 01:57 PM

State investigates mystery illness at Shiloh

Shiloh Elementary is being investigated by the Union County public health department concerning “gastrointestinal illnesses.”


May. 23, 2015 @ 01:54 PM

Students get lesson in diversity

Diversity isn’t just about the color of your skin. This concept was the topic of two daylong programs, one held recently for middle school students, the other for high school students.


May. 22, 2015 @ 09:25 AM

IT'S OVER: School board withdraws funding lawsuit

The Union County Board of Education voted to withdraw its funding dispute lawsuit against the Union County Board of County Commissioners. The 9-0 vote was held during a closed session meeting on May 22.


May. 19, 2015 @ 10:54 AM

Cauthen, Davis chosen top EOPs for 2015

The Union County Association of Educational Office Professionals has chosen Dr. Lori Cauthen and Katie Davis as this year’s Union County Educational Office Professionals of the Year.