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Crisis Run to help local families in need

Crisis Run to help local families in need

MONROE – It’s not just the people facing unemployment who are in danger of going hungry or losing their utility services or homes – working families sometimes need help, too…. Read more »

Family remembers Kilah Davenport

Family remembers Kilah Davenport

INDIAN TRAIL – Kilah Davenport, the 4-year-old girl who was the inspiration behind North Carolina child abuse legislation Kilah’s Law, died last week. Leslie Davenport, Kilah’s grandmother, said Kilah stopped… Read more »

Former commissioner may manage Waxhaw in interim

Former commissioner may manage Waxhaw in interim

WAXHAW – Sean Poccia, who recently resigned from his seat on the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners, has emerged as the frontrunner to fill the town’s manager position on an interim… Read more »

Running for the ‘Ridge’ cluster

Running for the ‘Ridge’ cluster

WAXHAW – Five Union County schools will unite this weekend in an effort to raise funds to support school projects, while also giving back to the community. The Marvin Ridge… Read more »

Anti-redistricting group moves forward with UCPS lawsuit

Anti-redistricting group moves forward with UCPS lawsuit

The votes have been cast and the decision made. Now, Union County Public Schools will start working to redistrict some 3,300 to 5,800 students for the 2014-15 school year –… Read more »

Power of Watts

Power of Watts

The Weddington Warriors boys basketball team did it all this season. On the road to claiming the Southern Carolinas conference title, they set the school record for most wins in… Read more »

Tsitouris takes charge

Tsitouris takes charge

When the Parkwood Rebels entered the N.C. High School Athletic Association Class 2A state tournament with a 22-2 record, Rocky River conference title and No. 5 seed to their name,… Read more »

Drive serves Mav well

Drive serves Mav well

At 4 a.m. on a Monday morning, while the rest of her classmates are still in a deep sleep, Lauren Greenberg is already in the car headed toward a two-hour… Read more »

Reneazia on the run

Reneazia on the run

Monroe High School senior Reneazia Collins has done it all in her track career as a Redhawk. She’s helped lead Monroe to two consecutive outdoor track state championships – and… Read more »

Long Way Back To Top

Long Way Back To Top

When Metrolina Christian senior Cannon Long tore his lateral meniscus and suffered a severe concussion after going 24-1 and winning the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association wrestling championship to end… Read more »

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