News: School

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:24 PM

Garbage truck, school bus collide; 1 dead

A bus driver for Union County Public Schools died Monday afternoon after the bus he was driving collided with a garbage truck on New Town Road.


Dec. 06, 2014 @ 02:44 PM

Cuthbertson grant boosts teen driver safety

Cuthbertson High School received a $25,000 grant through State Farm’s “Celebrate My Drive” program.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 03:41 PM

School board gets four new members

Four new members and one incumbent were sworn in to serve on the Union County Board of Education Tuesday night.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 03:37 PM

Savage quits state school board

Marce Savage has resigned her position on the North Carolina State Board of Education.


Nov. 28, 2014 @ 08:59 AM

Whitley named teacher of year

Jennifer Whitley is the 2014 Southwest Regional Teacher of the Year.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 03:28 PM

Meeting will focus on Savage double dipping

The Union County Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Tuesday to investigate the conduct of Vice Chairman Marce Savage.