Union County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. 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.

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  2. 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 ...

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  3. 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.

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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 ...

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  6. 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. ...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. 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 ...

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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 ...

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  11. 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.

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  12. Gilliard named Monroe police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... service our residents have come to expect from the Monroe Police Department," Gilliard said. Gilliard is a Union County native and has served on several community boards, including the American Red Cross, United Way, Monroe Rotary and Alliance for ...

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  13. Ex-youth detention officer accused of sex assaultRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... stands accused of having a sexual relationship with a teenage detainee over the course of nearly a year. Union County prosecutors say 37-year-old Sherrie Brown-Braswell of Raleigh, North Carolina, turned herself in early Monday. She's charged with ...

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  14. CAPS study says redistricting will hurt property valuesRead the original story

    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.

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  15. Girl, 17, dies in Union County crashRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    North Carolina Highway Patrol says 17-year-old Samantha Windham died when her car ran off the roadway Sunday around 10 p.m. in Unionville.

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  16. 16 area teams among tops in 'Odyssey' finalsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... High had three teams among the top finishers, while Myers Park High and Piedmont Middle School of Unionville in Union County had two each. South Mecklenburg tied for first place with Central Valley (N.Y.) Monroe-Woodbury High School in the high ...

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  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 ...

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  18. Indian Trail girl charged with assault with a deadly weaponRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... been charged with assault with a deadly weapon after allegedly cutting several other teens Friday night. The Union County Sheriff's Office arrested 17-year-old Alexia Everetts after 10 on Friday night after an altercation between several juveniles ...

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  19. Major relieved, investigation finds 'error in judgment' led to Marine's drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Marine Corps Times

    ... a preliminary recon swim test aboard Camp Pendleton, California, earlier this year. Pfc. Joshua Islam, 18, of Union County, North Carolina, died Jan. 13 after inhaling a significant amount of water during the 30-minute water-treading portion of the ...

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  20. (related link)Heavy rain, storms soak Charlotte regionRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... down trees across Burke County and other mountain counties. Another storm hammered Mint Hill, Matthews and Union County during the rush hour commute on Thursday. This storm dropped close to 3 inches of rain in the area. The storm caused damage in ...

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