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May. 02, 2015 @ 01:54 PM

Blues, BBQ draw draw crowds to downtown Monroe

The smell of smoke and the sounds of guitars filled the streets of Downtown Monroe Friday and Saturday as the annual Beach, Blues and BBQ Festival rolled into town.


May. 02, 2015 @ 01:26 PM

Weddington gives Providence VFD 90 days to get out

The Weddington Town Council has sent a letter informing Providence Volunteer Fire Department that it has until July 29 to turn over all records and real property to the town.


May. 02, 2015 @ 01:29 PM

Ex-deacon's records request challenged

The attorney for Emmanuel Baptist Church's embattled pastor filed an answer to the February lawsuit by a former deacon claiming the church is wrongfully withholding financial information from its members.


May. 02, 2015 @ 01:28 PM

Novant breaks ground on expanded women's center

The bricks and mortar, along with high-tech medical equipment that will make up the new Novant Health Women’s Center 26,500 square feet addition will all be vital to the women it serves, but the people who staff the center will be the most integral part of the facility.


Apr. 30, 2015 @ 02:38 PM

Weddington dumps Providence VFD

The Weddington Town Council voted 3-1 to end its fire service agreement with Providence Volunteer Fire Department during a special meeting Tuesday.


Apr. 30, 2015 @ 02:37 PM

Trash, crime focus of Historic District meeting

Trash, noise, crime and the number of rental properties were top among the concerns residents of Monroe's Historic District presented at a community forum Wednesday night.