The Union County Association of Educators held a town hall meeting on Tuesday to discuss education issues with different stakeholder groups.
Four of the 12 jurors from the recent lawsuit between the Union County Board of Education and the Union County Board of County Commissioners attended Tuesday’s school board meeting, where they received lapel pins, words of thanks and applause.
The Union County Board of Education voted 7-2 Tuesday night to implement caps on Kensington Elementary School, Marvin Ridge Middle School and Porter Ridge Middle School.
Cuthbertson High School, Central Academy of Technology and Arts, Sun Valley High School and Porter Ridge High School received accolades at recent regional theater festivals.
John Morgan had never designed a monument before.
The North Carolina Justice Center released a study Monday warning that a decrease in public education spending jeopardizes gains in future student performance and the future economy.