Union County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. United Way exceeds overall goal, but falls short in AnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Anson Record

    ... teen pregnancy programs offered by Partnership for Children, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Feed My Lambs, HOLLA! and Union County Crisis Assistance Ministry. "It's not a guarantee that if the campaign raises less, the funding will be less," Norton said. ...

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  2. Union County School Board takes surprise vote, approves redistricting planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | WBTV

    No one in the audience saw it coming - that members of the Union County Board of Education were ready to vote on the controversial redistricting plan.

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  3. 10 year old says Union County redistricting has her "stressed".Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | WBTV

    "I feel really stressed" 10 year old Ashton Williams told WBTV as she listened to parents, students, business leaders talk about Union County's controversial redistricting proposal during a second public hearing.

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  4. Numbers up in Clover High School girls' lacrosse programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Clover Herald

    Marvin Ridge of Union County, N.C., a contender for the state championship this season, scored early and often in a dominating performance.

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  5. Local girls to get help making prom dreams come trueRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... year. The Closet Ministry's Prom Closet event has provided prom dresses to young girls for nearly five years in Union County. This year's event will help girls find dresses, jewelry and shoes for prom, while also providing a motivational message ...

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  6. Montessori program now a part-time schoolRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    ... children ages 3 to 6, and subsequently added a second class for toddlers. But starting a Montessori school in Union County has been a long-term goal for Eccleston ever since she noticed a lack of Montessori-based education in the county. So bringing ...

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  7. Joshua Houser found guilty in Kilah Davenport TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | WBTV

    A Union County jury found Joshua Houser guilty of felonious assault, after he threw his stepdaughter into a wall in May 2012.

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  8. NC shines in strong month for renewable energyRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... on line last month. Strata's total came in four separate projects - its Marshville Farm Solar project in Union County, the Nash 58 Farm in Nash County, the Waco Farm Solar project in Cleveland County and the Wagstaff Farm I Solar project in Person ...

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  9. Students, parents speak out on Union Co. redistrictingRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Nearly 50 people spoke out before the Union County School Board during the first public hearing on the controversial plan to redraw school boundaries.

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  10. Stepfather found guilty in 'Kilah's Law' child abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | News Observer

    A Union County jury convicted an Indian Trail man Thursday on felony child abuse charges for ramming his 3-year-old stepdaughter's head through a wall in a fit of rage.

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  11. Stepfather found guilty in a Kilaha s Lawa child abuse caseRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Kilah Davenport, wrapped in a Charlotte Checkers blanket, arrives at the Union County courthouse in Monroe in a stroller pushed by her grandmother, Leslie Davenport, on Thursday.

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  12. Paving company in heap of trouble over dirt dumpRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | WSOCTV

    A Union County paving company, already the subject of a criminal federal investigation, is now operating an illegal dirt dump site, according to county officials.

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  13. Houser guilty in Kilah Davenport abuse caseRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... has since made progress. She may never fully recover, but Kirbi says her improvement is encouraging. Houser, a Union County man, severely beat his 3-year-old stepdaughter, prompting Kilah's family to lobby for harsher punishments for convicted child ...

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  14. No verdict yet in 'Kilah's Law' child abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Kilah Davenport, with her grandmother Leslie Davenport outside the Union County courthouse Thursday, has severe impairments from head injuries she received in May 2012.

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  15. (related link)Lawsuit claims religious pastors get unfair tax breakRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2013 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... broke the story of Elevation Church founding Pastor Steven Furtick building a 16,000-square-foot mansion in Union County near the town of Weddington. Last week a federal judge in Madison, Wisconsin ruled the tax exclusion for the "parsonage ...

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  16. Would voters support tax hike to avoid redistricting?Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    As the Union County Public Schools Board of Education continues discussing overcrowding, many parents and community members are calling for more long-term planning - which some say must include a tax increase to pay for more campuses.

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  17. Dunkin Donuts: Monroe store cleaned, but probe continuesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... requires employees to be sent home immediately. She said the store manager has been working closely with the Union County Department of Health to find the cause of the illness. King said Massachusetts-based Dunkin Donuts also sent an operations ...

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  18. Observer's Regional Spelling Bee is todayRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... 2014 after winning the qualifying event. Ashwin Subramaniam, an eighth-grader from Weddington Middle School in Union County, also is scheduled to compete Monday. Ashwin has won the Union County Public Schools' Spelling Bee for three straight years, ...

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  19. Woman recovering after losing arm in Union Co. wreckRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | WBTV

    ... they killed a Rock Hill man over a dispute about a dog. A woman who lost her arm after crashing her truck in Union County last week is recovering in the hospital. Twenty-one -year-old Macy Keziah was driving south along New Salem Road on Friday ...

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  20. Redistricting fight in Union make some parents regret leaving CMSRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... program in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. After that didn't work out, she and her husband decided to move to Union County, mainly for the schools. But they might not ever live in the home they are building in Waxhaw. Union County schools is ...

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