Mar. 26, 2015 @ 03:28 PM

Waxhaw gives its blessing to YMCA

Waxhaw's Board of Commissioners approved a letter of intent for a possible new YMCA during its Tuesday meeting.

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 03:28 PM

Easter Bunny visits Wolfe School

Students at the Wolfe School got a visit from the Easter Bunny Thursday and enough candy-filled eggs to fill their baskets.

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 03:10 PM

ClubCorp. buys Firethorne Country Club

The Firethorne Country Club in Marvin was purchased by ClubCorp, a Dallas-based company that owns and operates golf and country clubs across the country.

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 02:49 PM

County wrestles with VFD funding issues

There is no baseline level of service for Union County’s volunteer fire departments, which means some communities get more or less fire protection based on where they live.

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 11:12 AM

Bobby Horton brings Civil War stories to Wingate

Called the “premier artist of Civil War music” by Blue and Gray Magazine, Bobby Horton will transport the audience to the most turbulent era of our nation’s history in “Songs and Stories of the Civil War.”

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 12:56 PM

Tuition increases squeeze UNC students

Ten years ago, Barack Obama was a newly elected U.S. senator, Facebook hadn’t been invented and there wasn’t an iPhone in sight. And the cost of tuition at UNC-Chapel Hill was less than half of what it is today.