Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:44 PM

Morgan, Rowell relent on new form of government

According to a letter signed by Marshville’s Mayor Pro Tem Virginia Morgan and Council Member Jim Rowell, the intent to change the town’s form of government has been withdrawn.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Local delegation rated highly effective

A 2013 effectiveness survey of N.C. General Assembly members conducted by the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research had high praise for some Union County legislators.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Goose, shot with arrow, rescued

Volunteers with the nonprofit Carolina Waterfowl Rescue responded to calls from Fayetteville Wednesday evening where a mother goose was found with an arrow through her body.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:36 PM

Parkwood student use silence to call attention to bullying

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people from ages 10 until 24 and gay, lesbian or bisexual youths are four times more likely to commit suicide than their heterosexual counterparts, while questioning youth are three times more likely, according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 04:30 PM

Clark Goodwin, community leader, dies at 79

Clark Goodwin, 2013 Union County Man of the Year and a long-serving member of the community, died Thursday. He was 79.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

Horn to deliver national address on Churchill

N.C. State Rep. D. Craig Horn, R-Union County, has been invited to present his special program on “The Language of Leadership, The Wit & Wisdom of Sir Winston S. Churchill” before the National Conference of State Legislators at its 2014 Legislative Summit in Minneapolis this August