News

Jul. 18, 2015 @ 11:51 AM

PVFD foes face off for mayor's seat

The political fight between Providence Volunteer Fire Department and the Weddington Town Council will play out in court later this month, but will not truly be over until this fall's municipal elections.


Jul. 18, 2015 @ 11:41 AM

Crisis Assistance makes pitch for surplus city vehicle

In early June, Monroe City Council voted 4-3 to donate four surplus police vehicles to the Johnson C. Smith University police force.


Jul. 18, 2015 @ 10:55 AM

Municipal elections take shape as filing closes

Municipal elections filing ended Friday with a crowded field in some races and unopposed candidates in others.


Jul. 18, 2015 @ 10:31 AM

Police hunt suspects in five robberies

The Monroe Police Department is hunting the gunmen responsible for five armed robberies that occurred between July 4 and July 12 and which may be related.


Jul. 17, 2015 @ 04:44 PM

Three face alcohol related charges in teen's death

Three more charged in connection with a fatal wreck on July 11 on Lancaster Highway.


Jul. 16, 2015 @ 04:14 PM

150 animals rescued; CWR cares for ducks, roosters

More than 150 animals were seized from a property in Chatham County Wednesday. Carolina Waterfowl Rescue took custody of nine roosters and five ducks seized during the raid.