Union County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Union County, NC. (Page 6)

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  1. N.C. lawmakers propose additional scrutiny of DSS operations statewideRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... public service if you can't protect the children?" Tucker asked. "We wanted to take this horrific situation in Union County and turn it into a positive for kids." He was referring to an 11-year-old boy found handcuffed to the porch of his ...


  2. Union County DA defends plea deal that has domestic violence stabbing victim upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | WBTV

    ... who was last seen in Charlotte at Druid Circle on Sunday June, 8. She was moving to Charlotte from Greensboro. Union County's District Attorney is defending a plea deal that sent a husband away for 15-to-19 years for brutally stabbing his wife, but ...


  3. Naslund continues Marvin Ridge golf traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... helped seal the Mavs second-place team finish. Now, Naslund has another accolade to add to his name as the 2014 Union County Weekly Boys Golfer of the Year. "I definitely got better as the year went on," Naslund said of his impressive performances. ...


  4. UCW News briefs: June 5 - 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... in 2011 from snow and ice. Find more information on volunteering at www.carolinawaterfowlrescue.com. MONROE - Union County's God Bless the USA waste hauler and recycling company is seeking to open a new municipal solid waste transfer station in ...


  5. Some tears, some hugs ... and summer vacation beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... day of classes in the 2013-14 academic year for most North Carolina schools, although a few systems, such as Union County, will finish Wednesday. They'll be gone until Monday, Aug. 25, when the 2014-15 academic year begins. A number of schools also ...


  6. Rama Road's 'Triplets' call it quits, with a message of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... academic year for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and most in North Carolina, although a few systems, like in Union County, will finish Wednesday. The last day of school typically is full of farewells, and there is always a group of educators calling ...


  7. CATA runner Elijah Inuwa strives to 'win the day'Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Central Academy of Technology and Arts junior Elijah Inuwa won two state championships and three Union County championships this past season.


  8. Armed black Southerners helped fight for Civil RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | One Nation News

    ... their right to vote and to organize politically? How did the movement work in the face of the violence in rural Union County, NC; Lowndes County, AL; or Sunflower County, MS.? That's the story masterfully told by Student Nonviolent Coordinating ...


  9. Braves rally past Gastonia 8-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... next game. For Gastonia, Matt Faulkner had three hits, Wes Wood two and Andrew Ray a home run. Post 23 hosts Union County on Sunday at 7 p.m. in its next game. The Gaston Braves (5-1, 5-0) stayed atop the North Carolina Area IV Eastern Division with ...


  10. CAPS study says redistricting will hurt property valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    A group of Union County residents angry about school redistricting say a study they coordinated found lower property values as a result of the maligned decision.


  11. Singing on the MountainRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Mountain Times

    ... Webb Family of Colfax; The Sneed Family of Glasgow, Ky.; The Hurleys of Hickory; the Bread of Life Quartet from Union County; Michael Combs of Todd; Patricia Smith of Bluefield, W.Va.; and Ernie Penley of Linville, who is the great-great-nephew of ...


  12. Superintendents to N.C. Senate: Don't hurt schools to raise teacher payRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    From left, Union County Superintendent Mary Ellis, Gaston County Superintendent Jeff Booker, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Superintendent Beverly Emory and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Superintendent Heath Morrison talk to reporters at Mallard Creek Elementary School on Wednesday.


  13. Superintendents of 10 biggest NC districts blast Senate budget proposalRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... to $130 million and 4,000 jobs lost in the 10 biggest districts with additional cuts to transportation. Union County Schools Superintendent Mary Ellis says, "The economy is growing and yet we are cutting, and the cuts these year could be as ...


  14. Arts Listings, May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | Chapel Hill News

    ... '70s (in the basement, if you can believe of what is now Pantana Bob's in Chapel Hill) and hired Peg Leg and Union County's Henry Johnson to play. Friday, Jimmy Haggard will mystify the teen shoppers who happen out of their cellphones to a sound ...


  15. A sign of hope: CERA's new foal JuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... welcomed a beautiful healthy foal into their family. Were it not for the love of the volunteers of this Union County horse rescue, this story might not have had a happy ending. Star came to CERA this February from a local animal control facility. ...


  16. NC equine owners/lessors 9 and up: Make your voice heardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... to promote the interests of the horse industry. Richard Melton, County Extension Director, says the vote in Union County will take place in the County Extension Center from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Any North Carolina resident who has reached his/her ...


  17. County proposes tax increase to provide additional UCPS fundingRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... to keeping taxes low now are considering a rate hike this year to address growing school system needs. The Union County Board of County Commissioners and the Union County Public Schools Board of Education held a joint meeting on Thursday, May 22, to ...


  18. Springfield Police arrest Manalapan man in connection with burglaryRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... of criminal mischief for breaking a window at the house and an interior door. Mayerik was remanded to the Union County Jail in Elizabeth with bail set at $100,000. An initial court appearance in Union County Superior Court is set for Friday, April ...


  19. Schools 101: Where are charter high schools in Charlotte?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... prep curriculum. Union Academy 675 N. M.L. King Jr. Blvd Monroe, NC 28110 www.unionacademy.net Located in Union County, this K-12 school places great value on high standards and expectations for academic achievement, character, and community. It is ...


  20. Train hits car after battery dies in Waxhaw, no charges filedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | WBTV

    Police in Waxhaw say a lady's car battery died as she was crossing the railroad tracks in Union County on Monday night.