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Building wishes

Building wishes

MONROE – Piedmont High School senior Lydia McNamara knows what it’s like to receive something wonderful in the midst of a difficult time. Lydia, who was diagnosed with common variable… Read more »

A ‘whole new world’ for Porter Ridge

A ‘whole new world’ for Porter Ridge

INDIAN TRAIL – Porter Ridge Elementary School music teacher Bridget Burrows knew she had talented students when she directed the school’s inaugural spring musical two years ago. So, when it… Read more »

Spartans take their talent to the streets of NYC

Spartans take their talent to the streets of NYC

INDIAN TRAIL – The Sun Valley High School marching band recently took to the streets of New York City to represent their school and the Union County community during the… 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 »

Rocking solid

Rocking solid

INDIAN TRAIL – Justin and Jeremy Oldja have always loved music. The Indian Trail brothers grew up singing in church and playing instruments in their school band. So it was… Read more »

Racing to success

Racing to success

WAXHAW – There’s no greater feeling for Devin O’Connell than the adrenaline rush of heading full throttle through a challenging racecourse. The 16-year-old Marvin Ridge High School sophomore has loved… Read more »

Showing love to veterans

Showing love to veterans

INDIAN TRAIL – Valentine’s Day is about more than passing out candy hearts or making glittery cards for fourth-graders at Indian Trail Elementary School – it’s also a chance to… Read more »

Montessori program now a part-time school

Montessori program now a part-time school

INDIAN TRAIL – It’s been fewer than six months since Randi Eccleston launched a one-hour, one-day-a-week Montessori class at the Indian Trail Cultural Arts Center. But the program rapidly expanded… 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 »

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