Union County Newswire (Page 6)

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

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  1. Flash flooding threat remains as heavy downpours, storms back in the forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | WBTV

    Union County deputies said they caught a man trying to meet a 13-year-old girl at a public park for sex, making him think he was meeting the teen when officers were actually hiding out instead.

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  2. Gastonia finishes sweep of Union County, in area semifinals for first time since 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    For Gastonia right-hander Garrett Lowery, the challenging predicament he faced when he entered Post 23's American Legion baseball playoff game against Union County was one of those times.

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  3. Belk plans $47 million expansion of e-commerce centerRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Charlotte-based Belk Inc. announced on Wednesday a $47 million investment to expand its e-commerce distribution and fulfillment center in Union County, S.C. The more than 345,000-square-foot expansion is expected to increase the facility’s square footage by 50 percent and add 20 jobs, bringing the total employee count at the Jonesville ... (more)

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  4. Local advocacy group keeps eye on Union recoveryRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    Local business leaders continue to work hard to keep the economic ball rolling in Union County as the impact of the recession begins to fade for some industries.

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  5. Veteran continues challenge of NC marijuana lawsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | WBTV

    ... the law and called the police on himself to take his marijuana stash. Tuesday the veteran was back at the Union County courthouse. Robert Dorr does not apologize for using pot. Back in January before his first court appearance he explained why he ...

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  6. Union parents claim redistricting maps illegally redrawnRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Union County parents suing to stop the school district from redistricting claimed Tuesday that maps for the plan were illegally redrawn to exempt "numerous prominent individuals, land developers and influential churches."

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  7. Wood starts slow but finishes fast in Gastonia Legion playoff victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    But after surviving Union County scoring threats in five straight innings, Wood buckled down and combined with a reliever to throw a five-hitter in an 8-0 victory for Gastonia Post 23 in the opener of their best-of-five playoff series.

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  8. Eagle project brings new signs to Spirit of Joy LutheranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... career - especially the most important thing he learned from his Eagle project. Josh Whitener has been with Union County Weekly since he started freelancing for the newspaper in summer 2010. He joined the paper full time in December 2011 as a staff ...

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  9. Town hall top of list for Waxhaw capital projectsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... was a necessary step that each new board should have to be brought up to speed." Ciera Choate has been with the Union County Weekly since summer 2011 as an intern while she attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. After graduating ...

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  10. Boys Tennis Player of the Year: Cameron ClemonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... status - all unprecedented accomplishments for someone on the CATA tennis team. Now, he's the 2014 Union County Weekly's Boys Tennis Player of the Year. "It was an incredible year," Clemons said. "We had a great group of guys on this year's team and ...

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  11. Union County no longer the cheap place to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    When compared with surrounding counties, living in Union County doesn't look as cheap after their county leaders voted Monday for a 15.4-percent property tax rate increase.

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  12. Farmer says train wreck fuel spill left land infertileRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A local farmer says contamination left over from a deadly train crash in Union County has rendered part of his farm useless.

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  13. Linden man accused of arranging sex with boyLinden man accused of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Courier News

    Linden man accused of arranging sex with boy Arrest results from investigation by Linden police and Union County Prosecutor's Office Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1lTSIdg A city man who tried to arrange a sexual encounter with an underage boy was arrested Tuesday at Rahway River Park.

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  14. Waxhaw one step closer to appointing new commissionerRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... vision for the future full-time town manager and how to better the working relationship between the town and Union County Public Schools. Martin Lane, who served as a commissioner from 2001 to 2011 on and off, is once again stepping up to serve the ...

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  15. News Briefs: June 26 to July 2Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    Filing will be available at the Union County Board of Elections, 316 E. Windsor St. in Monroe, until July 25, a Friday, at noon.

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  16. Second Chance Boutique moves, expandsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... in Monroe, supports Turning Point, which is the only domestic violence shelter for women and children in Union County. The new location is "going to be fantastic," Benedetto said. And with more space now than at the previous 1,200-square-foot ...

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  17. Public waits to see county's decision on budgetRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    Only one Union County resident spoke about the proposed budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year as the board of county commissioners took public comments one final time before its vote on June 30. Dawn Moretz, a teacher in Union County Public Schools, sang her comments to the tune of the song "Leaving on a Jet Plane" saying that she would be leaving the ... (more)

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  18. Officials: Beware misleading mailings for deed copies11:22 am | 0Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Richmond County's register of deeds is warning property owners about deceptive mailings from a California records company seeking to cash in on North Carolina real estate deals.

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  19. ACEC students celebrate 2014 graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Anson Record

    ... overall, nine graduates with their associate degrees. The first commencement ceremony was held on May 12 at the Union County Agricultural Center in Monroe where faculty, family, and students of ACEC and SPCC united for an afternoon of honor and ...

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  20. Shea Homes Opens New Single-Family Neighborhood in Wesley Chapel, NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | PRWeb

    Shea Homes of Charlotte began selling new homes at McKinley Forest, a new neighborhood in Wesley Chapel, NC, nestled between Weddington and Waxhaw in Union County.

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