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White House committee visits Benton Heights Elementary

White House committee visits Benton Heights Elementary

Benton Heights Elementary played host to a Washington D.C advisory committee Feb. 10, when the Committee of the Arts and Humanities paid a visit. The committee came to North Carolina… Read more »

Monroe updating electric mapping system

Monroe updating electric mapping system

To update its electric mapping system, the city of Monroe is conducting a field inventory of its entire electric system. That means collecting GPS locations of all poles and electric… Read more »

Stallings hopes to avoid tax increase, spending town’s money

Stallings hopes to avoid tax increase, spending town’s money

Town council makes a motion to widen Monroe Road in sections by Josh Whitener Concerned that widening Old Monroe Road could require a tax increase for Stallings residents, the town… Read more »

Marvin starts park annexation

Marvin starts park annexation

Former owner granted temporary access by Mark DiBiasio Just 48 hours after buying land for its future park, the Marvin Village Council met in a special meeting Feb. 11 to… Read more »

Sun Valley Elementary celebrates Chinese New Year

Sun Valley Elementary celebrates Chinese New Year

The Hung Gar Kung Fu Academy helped ring in the Chinese New Year at Sun Valley Elementary School. The Chinese New Year, which started Feb. 3 and lasts for 15… Read more »

Towns on the clock

Towns on the clock

Stallings, Indian Trail, Matthews face four-month window to finish planning by Brian Carlton Before designing a transportation plan, Indian Trail, Matthews and Stallings first have to agree on a company… Read more »

Chief of staff leaves Myrick

Chief of staff leaves Myrick

Sue Myrick will have a new chief of staff in March. Her office announced that Hal Weatherman, who had served in the position since 1998, is leaving next month to… Read more »

Pow Wow returning to Indian Trail

Pow Wow returning to Indian Trail

For the first time in several years, the Indian Trail Pow Wow is returning to town. The event, which in recent years moved out of town because it lacked space,… Read more »

The Crime Scene for Feb. 18

The Crime Scene for Feb. 18

Editor’s note: This edition covers the period from Feb. 11 to 17 and includes reports from the Union County Sheriff’s Office, Waxhaw police, Monroe police and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading… Read more »

New teacher-student alliance

New teacher-student alliance

Central Academy of Technology and Arts launches new academic initiative by Josh Whitener A new program at Monroe’s Central Academy of Technology and Arts hopes to improve grades by giving… Read more »

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