News: School

Feb. 21, 2015 @ 03:29 PM

DPI: 3,000 pass stopped school buses daily

Mark Williams, a bus driver with Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, said he has to jot down the make, model and license plate of a car if it passes as the school bus is stopped and he has the stop arm extended.


Feb. 19, 2015 @ 02:12 PM

County gets update on school roof repairs

The Union County Board of Commissioners received an update on roofing projects from Union County Public Schools.


Feb. 19, 2015 @ 02:08 PM

Eleven apply for vacant school board seat

Marce Savage resigned from the school board earlier this month. She represented District 6 and had been re-elected in November.


Feb. 07, 2015 @ 02:26 PM

CATA students hear story of integration

Students from Central Academy of Technology and Arts and Monroe High School witnessed a part of living history last week when Minnijean Brown-Trickey, a member of the "Little Rock Nine" came and spoke to them.


Feb. 05, 2015 @ 03:15 PM

Resignation ends Savage's term on school board

School Board Chairman John Collins announced Tuesday night that he accepted Marce Savage’s resignation, effective Jan. 31.


Feb. 03, 2015 @ 04:04 PM

Lawsuit moratorium repeal sought

Last year a local bill passed the General Assembly imposing a two-year moratorium on funding lawsuits between the Union County Board of Education and the Union County Board of County Commissioners. The law set certain funding levels for the two years.