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Weddington girls, Marvin Ridge boys place fourth at state track and field meet

Weddington girls, Marvin Ridge boys place fourth at state track and field meet

The Weddington girls relay teams came up big at the N.C. High School Athletic Association 3A state meet on May 17, held at N.C. A&T University in Greensboro. The Warriors’… Read more »

CAPS study says redistricting will hurt property values

CAPS study says redistricting will hurt property values

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. With a lawsuit pending… Read more »

Continuing to do more with less in Indian Trail

Continuing to do more with less in Indian Trail

INDIAN TRAIL – Joe Fivas’s budget presentation Tuesday, May 13, went much the same this year as last year in Indian Trail, as the town manager explained how the largest… Read more »

U.S. Senate unanimously approves Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act

U.S. Senate unanimously approves Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act

A federal child abuse bill that’s been in the works for more than a year will soon become law. The United States Senate unanimously approved the Kilah Davenport Child Protection… Read more »

Boys ‘Xcel’ in fitness and character

Boys ‘Xcel’ in fitness and character

INDIAN TRAIL – Hundreds of boys in Union County and the Charlotte area turned out this past weekend for the culmination of a season of fitness and character building. Local… Read more »

Warriors hope depth will lead to state title

Warriors hope depth will lead to state title

When the Weddington girls’ soccer team rolled over Marvin Ridge, 7-2, on May 2, it proved just what they were hoping – that they’re peaking at the right time. When… Read more »

Monroe girls track and field wins third consecutive state title

Monroe girls track and field wins third consecutive state title

North Carolina A&T commit and Redhawk senior Reneazia Collins had yet another powerful performance at the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2A state track and field championship on Saturday, May… Read more »

Metrolina baseball wins MAC, breaks wins’ record

Metrolina baseball wins MAC, breaks wins’ record

The Metrolina Christian Warriors defeated SouthLake Christian Academy on May 1 to improve to 20-6 on the season and become the Metrolina Athletic Conference tournament champions for the first time… Read more »

100 Challenge to support breast cancer patients

100 Challenge to support breast cancer patients

INDIAN TRAIL – Cindy Summers launched the nonprofit Cindy’s Hope Chest in February 2010 with the goal of making life easier for women fighting breast cancer. Now, more than four… Read more »

Weddington group drops water tower lawsuit

Weddington group drops water tower lawsuit

WEDDINGTON – Residents in Weddington who filed a lawsuit against the town and county earlier this year following the approval of building a water tower on Hemby Road have dropped… Read more »