May. 11, 2015 @ 02:08 PM

Silver Alert issued

The Silver Alert issued for Margaret Blalock Rimer, 82 of Union County has now been cancelled.

Mar. 18, 2015 @ 10:57 AM

Rhett Brown tapped as 10th president of Wingate University

Wingate University didn’t have to go far to find its 10th president. On Wednesday, the University named Rhett Brown, Wingate’s current Vice President for Student Life and Enrollment Services, as its next leader.

May. 09, 2015 @ 01:35 PM

CHS expands virtual visits

Carolinas HealthCare System is now making convenient, 24/7 medical care available to almost everyone in North Carolina. The System has expanded eligibility for its Virtual Visit service, and patients no longer need to have a Carolinas HealthCare System provider to take advantage of it.

May. 12, 2015 @ 10:52 AM

Weddington vote sends ripples through county government

Changes to Weddington's fire service became official this week and continued to make political waves  all through western Union County.

May. 09, 2015 @ 01:32 PM

Split vote OKs crematory in Monroe

Monroe City Council approved a zoning request to allow a funeral planning and crematorium business on 806 Circle Drive in Monroe.

May. 09, 2015 @ 01:30 PM

Observance honors fallen officers

Union County's law enforcement officers and their families gathered in front of the courthouse Friday evening to honor one of their fallen.