That blood pressure plays a role in human health has been known for quite a while. Hypertension — the medical term for high blood pressure — was first described as a disease in the early 1800s, and the inflatable cuff that’s used in measuring blood pressure was invented in 1896.
One confirmed dead, one with life-threatening injuries after being struck from behind by a Toyota Scion on Pageland Highway.
Four new members and one incumbent were sworn in to serve on the Union County Board of Education Tuesday night.
Marce Savage has resigned her position on the North Carolina State Board of Education.
Waxhaw’s Town Hall will be soon relocated to 1150 Broome Street until a more permanent location can be found.
Small Business Saturday will soon be here and many local businesses and organizations are encouraging people to support local small businesses that day.