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Weddington leaders discuss NCDOT, UCPS at retreat

Weddington leaders discuss NCDOT, UCPS at retreat

WEDDINGTON – Leaders in Weddington are planning now for some of the biggest issues they will face in the next fiscal year and into the near future. Recent issues with… Read more »

Saving lives, one dog at a time

Saving lives, one dog at a time

WAXHAW – Madi Joselyn has always been an animal lover, especially when it comes to dogs. Madi’s passion for canines has grown into an ongoing effort to save scores of… Read more »

Community members formulate alternative to redistricting

Community members formulate alternative to redistricting

Parents and community members across Union County have been speaking out against the proposed redistricting of Union County Public Schools, but now one group has formulated a plan they think… Read more »

Panther playmakers

Panther playmakers

Basketball at Piedmont High School has undergone a culture shift in the last two years. Piedmont boys basketball was mediocre at best before coach Rudi Heath took matters into his… Read more »

Wesley Chapel sets sights on future, applauds past

Wesley Chapel sets sights on future, applauds past

WESLEY CHAPEL – Leaders from throughout Wesley Chapel’s short history came together this weekend to mark a big milestone for the village. Wesley Chapel officials hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on… Read more »

Towns stand against redistricting

Towns stand against redistricting

Leaders in towns across western Union County are standing behind frustrated parents in their communities in speaking out against the push to redistrict more than 5,800 students in Union County… Read more »

Kindness in the name of Nolan

Kindness in the name of Nolan

INDIAN TRAIL – When Chris and Rebekah Perez were expecting twin boys in 2012, they received news no parent wants to hear – there was something wrong with one of… Read more »

Committed to ‘educating the whole child’

Committed to ‘educating the whole child’

MONROE – Students are barely past the midpoint of the academic year, but Union Academy Charter School already has its sights set on the 2014-15 school year as the school… Read more »

Watts’ winning ways

Watts’ winning ways

Brandon and Stephanie Watts have had a basketball in their hands since they first could walk. They’ve devoted their lives to practicing the game year-round, on AAU teams, school teams,… Read more »

‘Unifying’ for the win

‘Unifying’ for the win

A team of Special Olympics bowlers from Union County will have a chance to show off their athletic skills on the national level as they travel across the U.S. to… Read more »

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