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  1. [UPDATE]: Bob Stoops issues statement on Justice Hansen transferRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... class of 2015. The Sooners already have a commitment, though, for 2016 from Austin Kendall, a four-star prospect from Waxhaw, N.C. Knight started 10 games last season, but was inconsistent and played very poorly in the Sooners' Russell Athletic Bowl ...

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  2. 5 Things to Know for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | WSOCTV

    ... hit his pregnant wife's car, killing their 2-year-old son, the Highway Patrol said. State troopers said a woman from Waxhaw was killed when the SUV she was driving crossed several lanes, hit the guardrail and flipped multiple times.

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  3. Naples' Macintyre fourth in U.S. RacquetballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Naples Daily News

    ... of Las Vegas finished as the national runner-up in the division after a 15-10, 15-7 victory against Mildred Gwinn of Waxhaw, North Carolina, on Saturday afternoon. Gwinn finished third and Macintyre was fourth in the final standings. Gwinn was the ...

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  4. Sheriff: Man headed to Bikefest arrested after drugs, guns found in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WPDE

    A man, who Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd says was headed to Myrtle Beach for the Atlantic Beach Bikefest, was arrested after he says deputies found drugs and guns in his car during a traffic stop. Christopher James Davis, 28, of Waxhaw, N.C., is charged with possession with intent to distrubute marijuana and possession with intent to distribute MDMA , according to a news release.

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  5. Editorial: Enjoy your summer, but stay safeRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... that pass all too quickly for a mom, a dad and a daughter. When Stephanie Anderson and her family left their home in Waxhaw last week to spend the day at Crowders Mountain State Park, how could anyone know the tragedy about to interrupt their lives? ...

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  6. Waxhaw commissioners stand with Waxhaw Volunteer Fire Department, needs more fulltime staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Union County Weekly

    At its May 12 meeting, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners unanimously agreed to support Chief Rob Fitzgerald and the Waxhaw Volunteer Fire Department in asking Union County Board of Commissioners for additional funds to hire more fulltime firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians . The board appointed Waxhaw Town Manager Warren Wood to work with Fitzgerald to write a letter on behalf of the board that requests an additional $134,534 to fund two fulltime firefighter/EMTs to man Station 18 at night.

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  7. Crooked Creek ready for its close upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Union County Weekly

    ... staff from four local towns will compete in a softball tournament. Town staff members from Indian Trail, Stallings, Waxhaw and Matthews have agreed to participate in the tournament for bragging rights, while the Miracle League of Indian Trail raises ...

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  8. News Briefs: May 21 to 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Union County Weekly

    The first full-scale wayfinding sign for the town of Waxhaw was installed on May 14 at Highway 75 and North Providence Street in front of JB's Lazy Pig BBQ in downtown Waxhaw, according to the town's website. Thirty signs will be installed throughout the community by the end of June.

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  9. Photo Gallery: Waxhaw Art Kaleidoscope brings family fun to downtown WaxhawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Union County Weekly

    Hundreds of people took part in Waxhaw Art Kaleidoscope in downtown Waxhaw on Saturday and Sunday, May 16 and 17. This event has replaced the former Spring Fest by adding an artistic flair to pay tribute to the growing artistic community in Waxhaw and Union County. Forty-five artists from painters to sculptures and wood workers set up booths and displayed their artwork to patrons.

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  10. Turner invited to run for NC team in Taco Bell Border ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Tuscola's Brooke Turner will be in a search for a couple of gold medals in June. The junior middle-distance runner was invited to run for the North Carolina squad in the Taco Bell Border Clash track competition at Marvin Ridge High in Waxhaw.

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  11. Mahi on the Lite LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... from Monroe, NC., Patrick Slevin from Davenport, FL., Brian Slevin Monroe, NC., Wayne and Jonathan Couick from Waxhaw, NC., and Jimmy Austria from Monroe, NC. We started off in the 360's and from here we never had to leave. It was action from first ...

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  12. Heartbreak as 48-year-old woman falls 150 feet to her death while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Daily Mail

    Stephanie Stone Anderson, 48, died Saturday while hiking in Crowders Mountain State Park with her husband and one of their daughters Authorities say Anderson was trying to take a picture from an overlook at the top of the highest peak in the park when she fell off the edge of a cliff Stephanie Stone Anderson of Waxhaw, North Carolina was hiking in Crowders Mountain State Park with her husband and one of their daughters when the fatal accident happened. Authorities say the mother was trying to take a picture with her family when she fell off an overlook and 150 feet to her death.

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  13. ASQ Awards Scholarship to Education Company LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... I'm grateful to have been given the opportunity to participate in the Emerging Leaders Program of ASQ," Berman, of Waxhaw, N.C., said. "I'm looking forward to developing relationships with my peers so that I can learn from their vast knowledge and ...

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  14. Education Notes: May 14 to 20Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Union County Weekly

    ... High School's Justin Aufderheide; Providence Day School's Alexandra Halberstadt and Brittany Halberstadt, both Waxhaw residents; and Marvin Ridge High School's Prakash Mishra. Courtney Schultz is a recent college graduate from Campbell University in ...

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  15. Tommy D. WilsonRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Southwest Times

    ... of Alright Custom Striping. He was also a U.S. Marine veteran. Survivors include his wife, Martha Lyn Fudge Wilson of Waxhaw; sisters Kay Wilson Gialenios of Matthews, N.C., and Virginia Wilson of Charlotte, N.C.; aunts Ruth Norman of Tazwell, Va., ...

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  16. Home heavily damaged in Waxhaw fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WBTV

    The fire started before 4 p.m. at a Waxhaw home on Summerhill Drive, which is just off Tirzah Church Road. Officials have not released much information about the incident, but WBTV's Sky 3 was over the scene where the single-story white house seemed to be heavily damaged.

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  17. Jaguars tied for lead on first day of state golf championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... with identical team scores of 295 Monday at the Longleaf Golf and Country Club. Forestview and East Rowan lead Waxhaw Marvin Ridge by eight shots entering Tuesday's final round, which begins at 8 a.m. South Point is seventh place with a 312 and ...

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  18. Local girl scouts work together to bring Union County its first dog parkRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Union County Weekly

    ... said Kimberly. "It's also cool to hear people at our school say, 'You guys are the people who built the dog park.'" Waxhaw resident Sharon Frost said she didn't have a place to bring her dog, Maddie, in the past. She now attends Dogwood Park two to ...

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  19. The Misty Meadows Mitey Riders celebrate their 21st annual spring festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Union County Weekly

    Hundreds of miles from the site of Saturday's Kentucky Derby, 8-year-old William Kinsey, a Waxhaw resident with Down syndrome, mounted his horse Chief and took his place in the corral on May 2. There were no television cameras, but a crowd cheered him on. Mitey Riders is a nonprofit that offers free therapeutic horseback riding for children with special needs.

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  20. Education Notes: April 30 to May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Union County Weekly

    ... Marvin Ridge's College 411 Fair to meet with reps from 40 colleges and universities. Photo courtesy of Tony Peach. WAXHAW - The Marvin Ridge High School Academic Booster Club hosted its fifth annual College 411 Fair on April 17 for area students. ...

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