Since former Union County Department of Social Services employee Wanda Sue Larson was charged with child abuse, three department employees have been fired. The most recent was Wednesday, according to county personnel information.
The N.C. Department of Social Services released its review of Union County Department of Social Services after an employee was arrested for child abuse.
Local law enforcement are investigating the incident as a homicide.
Stalled construction of a new bridge on Corinth Church Road near Fletcher Broome Road will resume this month after the contractor erred in surveying the site.
The Monroe City Council voted Tuesday to take back parking spaces it had previously allowed the county to use for district attorneys.
In a move that surprised most parents in attendance, the Union County Board of Education voted to pass the redistricting plan approved by the facilities committee Tuesday night.