Union County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. State's evolving regulatory bill lingers in NCGARead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    Leaders in Union County and across North Carolina may soon be told to stop demanding certain aesthetic standards for proposed projects in their towns, while residents may lose a tool in fighting unwanted developments.

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  2. ACEC students celebrate 2014 graduationJune 25th | 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 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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  3. Rep. Brody reports on 'busy' short sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Anson Record

    ... the structure of North Carolina government. Rep. Brody enjoys seeing students from his district (Anson and Union County) serving as House Pages at the legislature and encourages any students interested to contact his office. Rep. Brody enjoyed ...

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  4. Officials review DSS overhaul after abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Union County leaders reviewed a major overhaul of how the local Department of Social Services handles cases involving kids, stemming in part from the arrest of one of their own supervisors, Wanda Sue Larson, who is accused of handcuffing an 11-year-old boy to her porch with a dead chicken around his neck.

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  5. Union roundabout construction on 5-point crossing starts MondayRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    It might be Union County’s most challenging intersection, but the five-way crossing near Unionville is about to become history.

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. "Easy Fitness" Not Considered Health Club By DCARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Roselle Park News

    ... comment, citing the Division's policy regarding anonymous complaints. Mrs. Mendes-Doman has filed an appeal to Union County Superior Court to have the matter of her denial by the MLUB heard outside of Roselle Park. On June 2nd, Union County Judge ...

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  9. 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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  10. Unique summer reading hits the road in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WBTV

    Only 57.2% of third through eighth graders attending the Union County Public School district are on grade level in reading.

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  11. No end in sight for airport commission fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... mind coming to the meetings, but I don't want to come for nothing," said James Allen Lee, a commissioner from Union County. "We're not a commission, we're a crowd of folks sitting around," said Cameron Harris, a commissioner from Charlotte. The N.C. ...

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  12. Numbers impressive for 33-1 Post 82 squad so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... and Shelby (33-1) advanced to the semifinals by completing series sweeps on Wednesday night. Gastonia swept Union county while Shelby swept Caldwell County. Shelby is the defending area champion and is making its third straight semifinal appearance ...

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  13. Gastonia-Shelby area semifinal set to start on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... and Shelby (33-1) advanced to the semifinals by completing series sweeps on Wednesday night. Gastonia swept Union county while Shelby swept Caldwell County. Shelby is the defending area champion and is making its third straight semifinal appearance ...

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  14. Missing Charlotte, Monroe girls found, are OKRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... reported missing Monday night after she went shopping at Northlake Mall, was reunited with her family. And the Union County Sheriff’s Office said Rose Faye Moore, 15, of Monroe, was located about 6 p.m. Wednesday and is with her family again. ...

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  15. New tool to fight sexual predatorsRead the original story

    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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. Marvin pushes for intersection improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Union County Weekly

    Western Union County has experienced high growth in recent years, something that has many local leaders working to plan for their towns' future.

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  20. 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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