Aug. 12, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

Chikungunya continues spread in NC

The mosquito-borne disease spread from Africa to the western hemisphere within the last year. It is incurable and causes joint pain, swelling, fever, nausea, rash and headache. Those infected recover in about a week, but the pain is often debilitating.

Aug. 12, 2014 @ 07:42 AM

Man charged with two murders 24 years apart

Union County Sheriff Eddie Cathey announced the arrest of a Marshville man today in connection with two murders that occurred 24 years apart.

Aug. 11, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Police seek help in connection with home invasion

A home invasion was reported on Venus Street on Aug. 10.

Aug. 09, 2014 @ 12:58 PM

Styx Trucking owner guilty in Boggs fraud case

Another defendant in a fraud case involving Boggs Paving entered a plea deal in federal court Friday.

Aug. 09, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

County halts EMS contract talks

Union County has halted contract negotiations with Carolinas Healthcare Systems that a proposed “dynamic deployment” model.

Aug. 09, 2014 @ 12:52 PM

Wingate honor for police car design

The Wingate Police Department was recently announced as the first place winner in its category for the 2014 Hendon Media Group's Law and Order magazine Police Vehicle Design Contest.