News: School

Jan. 13, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

UCPS will have a two-hour delay

Due to a Freezing Rain Advisory in our area, Union County Public Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Wednesday, January 14. A two-hour delay means that the school day will begin and buses will run exactly two hours later than normal for students and staff.  Schools will dismiss at their normal times.

Dec. 27, 2014 @ 01:33 PM

Schools focus on closing skills gap

The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) released a series of actions states are taking to close the skills gap and make sure more students graduate from high school prepared for successful careers earlier this month.

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

Santa brightens day for Wolfe School

Students at the Wolfe School had a special visitor Friday morning.

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 04:18 PM

Young immigrant dreams of UNC education

Marta Lopez feels 100 percent American.  Lopez, 19 and a sophomore at Wingate University, came to the country from El Salvador when she was six. Though she entered the country illegally, she is currently here legally under temporary protected status (TPS).

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.