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2012 SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Lexi’s Lasting Legacy

2012 SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Lexi’s Lasting Legacy

Porter Ridge pitcher cemented her place in Union County history by Aaron Garcia It’s not often that an athlete’s lifetime of hard work and determination culminates in a single moment,… Read more »

Q&A: Getting to know new Porter Ridge boys basketball coach Jim Rhodes

Q&A: Getting to know new Porter Ridge boys basketball coach Jim Rhodes

by Aaron Garcia Though he was hired in May, the Jim Rhodes era at Porter Ridge begins in earnest this week when he takes his new Pirates team to Guilford… Read more »

Sports Shorts for June 29

Sports Shorts for June 29

by Aaron Garcia and Andrew Stark Post 535 racing toward Eastern Division title Defense wins championships. It’s the oldest mantra in the book, regardless of sport. But according to Unionville… Read more »

Dancers score big, set sights on Nationals

Dancers score big, set sights on Nationals

Indian Trail squad ready to hit the road again for competition by Ciera Choate INDIAN TRAIL – Union County’s Sports and Fine Arts Center Dance Team scored in the Top… Read more »

Saying farewell, but not goodbye

Saying farewell, but not goodbye

Superintendent Ed Davis steps away from UCPS, but isn’t going too far by Mike Parks Ed Davis packed up his desk this week, getting ready to step away from a… Read more »

Honor Roll: Weddington High

Honor Roll: Weddington High

A Honor Roll Ninth Grade Brianna Abelli, Arik Adams, Dominique Bellardini, Aileen Benedict, Nathan Benn, Alexander Bonar, Connor Brown, David Burns, Stephanie Camhi, Krista Collins, Reid Cooper, Emmie Costen, Brandon… Read more »

A ‘growing’ ministry

A ‘growing’ ministry

Local church garden supplies produce to families in need by Josh Whitener MINT HILL – Members of Idlewild Baptist Church with green thumbs are growing vegetables to give to those… Read more »

Find your Fourth Fun!

Find your Fourth Fun!

by Josh Whitener Monroe gears up for annual Fourth extravaganza MONROE – Fun, festivities and fireworks are in the air as Independence Day approaches, and the city of Monroe is… Read more »

Area kids invited to Discover Factory in the Park

Area kids invited to Discover Factory in the Park

WAXHAW – Kindergarten through fifth-grade students are invited to join Five Stones Church at Discover Factory in the Park on Thursday and Friday, July 5 and 6. Kids can enjoy… Read more »

Sardis Baptist to host ‘Voices that Change’

Sardis Baptist to host ‘Voices that Change’

INDIAN TRAIL – Christian vocal impressionist Michael Kelley will present his show, “Voices of Change,” at Sardis Baptist Church July 16, a Monday. The show, which is described as “full… Read more »

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