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Piedmont cluster schools fund home for Dominican family

Piedmont cluster schools fund home for Dominican family

MONROE – Thanks to the Piedmont cluster schools, a Dominican teen and his family are the proud owners of a brand new home. Students and faculty of Unionville and Fairview… Read more »

Marvin Ridge women’s ensemble gains national, international recognition

Marvin Ridge women’s ensemble gains national, international recognition

MARVIN – For the Marvin Ridge High School Women’s Ensemble, the phrase “music makes the world go ‘round” has taken on a whole new meaning. The students have won awards… Read more »

Weddington High School event to benefit victims of Boston Marathon attack

Weddington High School event to benefit victims of Boston Marathon attack

WEDDINGTON – Less than a month after the Boston Marathon bombing, students at Weddington High School are reaching out to one family stricken by the event. Seven-year-old Jane Richard was… Read more »

Wesley Chapel Elementary to host annual spring fling, silent auction

Wesley Chapel Elementary to host annual spring fling, silent auction

WESLEY CHAPEL – The air will soon be ringing with the sounds of carnival rides, filled with the aroma of fresh food and full of excitement as hundreds of families… Read more »

Girl Scout earns Gold Award through garden project at Rock Rest Elementary

Girl Scout earns Gold Award through garden project at Rock Rest Elementary

MONROE – When Vickie Belcher set out to earn her Gold Award, the 17-year-old Weddington High School senior didn’t know much about gardening. But after a few months of preparation… Read more »

Community unites to raise money for 4-year-old’s transplant

Community unites to raise money for 4-year-old’s transplant

WAXHAW – An entire community is rallying together to fight for one local 4-year-old boy. When he was just three weeks old, Anthony LaPenna of Waxhaw was diagnosed with chronic… Read more »

Cuthbertson students raise $5,000 for student fighting cancer

Cuthbertson students raise $5,000 for student fighting cancer

WAXHAW – When seventh-grader Dylan Jacob was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year, his peers at Cuthbertson Middle School wanted to do something to help. Students and faculty at Cuthbertson… Read more »

4-H Club goes all-out for exceptional children programs’ holiday party

4-H Club goes all-out for exceptional children programs’ holiday party

WEDDINGTON – It was a fun house at Weddington Elementary School last week as the Union County 4-H Club hosted a holiday party for the Weddington cluster schools’ exceptional children… Read more »

Contest brings sweet treats to Sun Valley media center

Contest brings sweet treats to Sun Valley media center

INDIAN TRAIL – It was a holiday wonderland earlier this week at Sun Valley High School, as a handful of colorful and completely edible gingerbread houses adorned the bookshelves of… Read more »

Local 11 year old brings Christmas to hospitalized children, dedicates fundraiser to grandfather’s memory

Local 11 year old brings Christmas to hospitalized children, dedicates fundraiser to grandfather’s memory

WEDDINGTON – Five years ago, Katie Greene was standing in a department store, holding a teddy bear when she had a realization: what if she could give a toy to… Read more »

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