Monroe Police responded to a report of a car accident and found a man who was shot lying on the sidewalk beside a bridge Sunday evening.
Two men are dead and a third injured in a Wednesday evening shooting just yards away from the Wingate University campus.
The shooter is still at large, but Wingate Police are following all available leads. Emergency communication traffic suggests authorities are searching for two suspects in an older brown sedan.
The Union County Board of County Commissioners extended a second settlement offer to the Union County Board of Education Monday night.
The Union County Board of Commissioners voted to abolish the combined human services board that advises the Union County Human Services Department.
Monroe Mayor Bobby Kilgore along with Council members Freddie Gordon, Surluta Anthony and Debra Duncan were sworn in Tuesday night.
The Board of Education Finance Committee voted unanimously Wednesday to bring a recommendation to the full board that they use funding from the "true-up" to give a 1 percent salary increase to non-certified employees.
The Monroe City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday night to fire City Manager John D’Agostino.