Oct. 14, 2014 @ 04:53 PM

County 'Sewer Rats' take third in New Orleans

A team of Union County Public Works employees known as the Sewer Rats took third-place at the Operations Challenge competition Collections System event held in New Orleans last week

Oct. 14, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Police ask help with solving robbery

Monroe police are looking for information about a robbery and assault on Oct. 10 that happened shortly after 11 p.m. at the Thrifty Shop at 879 E. Sunset Drive in Monroe.

Oct. 14, 2014 @ 04:41 PM

Couple gets first county same-sex marriage licence

Kristina and Liz Rodriguez, both 27 and Indian Trail residents, were the first same-sex couple in Union County to receive their marriage license.

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 03:32 PM

Tractor-Trailer slips off roadway

Crews working to clear a tractor-trailer from roadway.

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 08:18 AM

Hites Report: Cut a million or raise taxes

Interim Monroe City Manager Robert Hites said farewell to Monroe last week and offered the City Council a little tough love.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 02:30 PM

County gets new Extension director

 Kelly Liddington has been named to direct the North Carolina Cooperative Extension program in Union County.