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Serving unmet needs: Area volunteers completed service projects across Union County

Serving unmet needs: Area volunteers completed service projects across Union County

Area community members came together to serve the unmet needs of Union County this weekend through a day of compassion. United Way of Central Carolina hosted its local campaign, Day… Read more »

Local students help Hornets star  with charity drive

Local students help Hornets star with charity drive

MARVIN – With the help of Marvin Ridge students, Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was able to collect thousands of school supplies for kids in need before the first day… Read more »

Concert to help kick cancer for Kacey

Concert to help kick cancer for Kacey

STALLINGS – Local musicians and community members are rallying around a 5-year-old girl fighting bone cancer this weekend for a 12-hour benefit concert. The Kicking It For Kacey Benefit will… Read more »

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Warriors hit the ground running

Warriors hit the ground running

Weddington senior Ryan Hobbs wasn’t feeling his best at the start of the N.C. High School Athletic Association Class 3A cross-country championship meet on Nov. 2 last year. Hobbs worked… Read more »

Game previews: Aug. 21 – 27

Game previews: Aug. 21 – 27

Sun Valley at Hough Game time: Thursday, Aug. 21, 7 p.m. 2013 records: Sun Valley was 7-5, 4-1 in Southern Carolinas conference; Hough was 10-2, 6-1 in MeCka conference Last… Read more »

Q&A: Nelson Garner, Parkwood’s new athletics director

Q&A: Nelson Garner, Parkwood’s new athletics director

Nelson Garner, the new athletics director at Parkwood High School, began his duties earlier this summer after replacing Lynn Coble, who took a step back from his position to focus… Read more »

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Embarking on a new adventure: Former Marvin Ridge High principal takes over Union County Early College

Embarking on a new adventure: Former Marvin Ridge High principal takes over Union County Early College

MONROE –Tim Conner’s passion for teaching was originally ignited by a lifeguarding job. “I enjoyed teaching swimming and working with the kids,” Conner said. The Nebraska native’s love for education… Read more »

10 tips for the new school year

10 tips for the new school year

School bells will ring on Monday, Aug. 25 across Union County, signifying the start of the 2014-15 traditional school year. As students anticipate the first day of school and enjoy… Read more »

A voice of advocacy

A voice of advocacy

MONROE – Dr. Kim Vague always had a desire to speak up for families and individuals whose voices were often unheard. That passion fueled careers working for both the North… Read more »

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