Aug. 28, 2014 @ 12:54 PM

Gardner dumped as CRTPO rep

During a special meeting Tuesday, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners voted four to one to remove Mayor Daune Gardner from her position representing the town on the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization (CRTPO).

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:41 PM

Hearing set on development ordinance

Before commissioners vote to adopt it, county residents can comment on the draft Unified Land Use Ordinance of Union County.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

City allocates $240,000 for greenway

Consulting firm Kimley-Horn and Associates was awarded the contract for preliminary engineering and design services for the Bearskin Creek Greenway project.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Many alumni return as teachers

For many teachers and staff members at Union County Public Schools, the adage that you can never go home again is simply not true.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:36 PM

School bells ring for 2014-15

Aug. 25 was the first day of school for Union County Public Schools. With 53 schools, more than 42,000 students and approximately 330 buses on the roads, overall, today was a great day in UCPS.

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 02:17 PM

Judge strikes down vouchers law

Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood issued a permanent injunction Thursday against the opportunity scholarship program, commonly known as vouchers.