Union County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. The whimsical world of Dr. SeussRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... parents pitched in to help purchase and design colorful costumes. The school also received a grant from the Union County Education Foundation, which helped pay for the lumber used in the set, and the production also will feature "tons of fun hair ...

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  2. UCPS workshop fosters early childhood, elementary school learning programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    More than 100 Union County Public Schools faculty members attended a workshop on Jan. 20 to help create a better sense of community in the classroom and teach children self-regulation. About 110 teachers, administrators and support staff attended the "Conscious Discipline" workshop, facilitated by Kim Hughes, Conscious Connections founder and education consultant.

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  3. Local physical therapist gets national recognition, responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    A year after being appointed to a state board that regulates the practice of physical therapy in North Carolina, a Union County physical therapist has been given an even more prestigious appointment with the federal board in charge of overseeing the entire country. David Reed, a practitioner at the Physical Therapy Center in Waxhaw, was recently appointed to the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy's Ethics and Legislation Committee.

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  4. Focusing on healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    Dr. Keshav Bhat has welcomed the new year by introducing breakthrough technology to patients of his Indian Trail optometry practice, becoming one of the first in Union County to do so. Bhat recently began offering patients at Austin Village Eyecare an iWellness Exam, a state-of-the-art spectral domain optical coherence tomography technology that scans the entire eyeball to help doctors recognize the onset of serious vision-related diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration.

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  5. New Cardio Center means less travel time for Union patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... environment instead of a patient bed. Carolina Medical Center-Union (CMC-Union) is the only facility in Union County offering such services; however, many residents don't know about the new facilities and still drive into Charlotte or further for ... 5 comments

  6. REVIEW- The Illusionists: Witness the ImpossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... of the Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group. She oversees the design of South Charlotte Weekly, The Pineville Pilot, Union County Weekly and Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly and is also a contributing writer to all four papers. Prior to working at Carolina ...

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  7. Union County fire marshal receives Order of the Long Leaf PineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    Union County Fire Marshal Neal Speer has been awarded the Order of the Long Leaf Pine , the state's highest civilian honor. Speer, 58, is retiring Friday as the county's longest serving fire marshal.

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  8. Tractor-trailer overturns on Union County highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WBTV

    The accident happened just before 7:30 a.m. on Highway 74 at Stegall Lake Road, just east of the town of Marshville. The accident happened just before 7:30 a.m. on Highway 74 at Stegall Lake Road, just east of the town of Marshville.

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  9. Changes in teacher training proposed for NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... – even reviving some version of the programs recently terminated. Rep. Craig Horn, a Republican from Union County, said his mind has been changed on some things, including the idea that master's degrees in some fields – particularly ...

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  10. Red Ventures not involved with land buys just north of Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    Construction crews have begun preliminary clearing work at a proposed retail site across from Ballantyne Town Center. Ryan Pitkin/UCW photo Despite speculation that South Carolina-based web marketing firm Red Ventures was behind the recent purchases of two blocks of land at the intersection of Johnston Road and Providence Road West, it appears the purchases are unrelated.

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  11. Charges dropped in murder case of Monroe teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... 2013 conviction on second-degree murder charges was overturned after difficulties regarding a key witness, the Union County Weekly reported a few weeks ago. Barnes's family spoke to multiple media outlets stating they were "shocked" and plan to ...

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  12. Local artist goes all in, turning passion to professionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group as a news reporter since July 2014. He reports on town government in western Union County, among other things. Ryan began his journalism career at Creative Loafing as an intern, later becoming a columnist and news ...

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  13. Providence Volunteer Fire Department announces new, improved safety ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... announcing the new rating which included Weddington town councilmembers Don Titherington and Pamela Hadley; Union County Commissioner Chair Richard Helms; N.C. Rep. Craig Horn; and N.C. Sen. Tommy Tucker. Before the new rating, was announced some of ...

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  14. Rommie R. CarpenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Rommie R. Carpenter, 91, passed away Thursday January 22, 2015 at Carolinas Healthcare System-Cleveland. A native of Union County, NC, he was the son of the late George Washington and Winnie Ann Burgess Carpenter.

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  15. News Briefs: Jan. 22 to 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... has to pay her own travel expenses. To help with those, Edelman will be holding two fundraisers in western Union County to help cover traveling expenses as well as raise money for local charities. On Monday, Jan. 26, Edelman will be hosting a ...

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  16. Work-related fatalities up in county, state for 2014Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... fatalities in 69 of North Carolina's 100 counties. Mecklenburg County led the state with five fatalities. Union County and Wake County experienced three each. In addition to Gaston County, four other counties experienced two fatalities each. ...

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  17. 'Back where I started:' First sergeant was trooper at heart by 8th gradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... office in Salisbury. Wilson, 40, knew exactly who and what she wanted to be by eighth grade when now-retired Union County trooper R.V. Lee was a substitute teacher at her school. "I liked how he carried himself and what he did," she said. "That's ...

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  18. Wingate dentist donates 7 Rembrandt etchings to Wingate UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    But thanks to Dr. Lee Bates and his wife, Dawn, Wingate University now is the owner of seven Rembrandt etchings and a piece by pop artist Peter Max . Bates recently retired from his practice across from the Union County university.

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  19. Work-related deaths in North Carolina nearly doubled in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WITN

    ... hree fatalities in the transportation and public utility industry. Mecklenburg County led with five fatalities. Union County and Wake County had three each. Forsyth, Gaston, Guilford, Henderson and Pender each had two fatalities.

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  20. Homicide suspect faces new chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    MONROE A double-homicide suspect from Union County now has limited contact with other prisoners after new charges that he twice asked inmates to kill a witness for him. Eddie Clyde Helms of New Salem was charged last August with killing two men 24 years apart in Anson and Union counties.

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