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Cloud 9 gives back

Cloud 9 gives back

WEDDINGTON – Spring is less than a month away, and parents likely are preparing to swap out children’s winter coats, boots and long pants for shorts, T-shirts and sandals. Southbrook… Read more »

UCPS, storm water woes delay vote on proposed Stallings subdivision

UCPS, storm water woes delay vote on proposed Stallings subdivision

STALLINGS – Union County Public Schools redistricting arguments, storm water needs and other concerns caused Stallings leaders to table a decision on a single-family home development project proposed for Stevens… Read more »

Waxhaw to see grocery store at Howard Mills

Waxhaw to see grocery store at Howard Mills

WAXHAW – Developers are one step closer to bringing a new grocery store to Waxhaw, though town leaders say they don’t know what grocer will fill the open space. Waxhaw… Read more »

Waxing poetically at South Piedmont Community College

Waxing poetically at South Piedmont Community College

MONROE – Union County residents welcomed a poetic dignitary into their midst this week. Joseph Bathanti, North Carolina’s poet laureate, wove personal experiences and stories into his poetry as he… Read more »

UCPS refuses $3 million mobile units offer

UCPS refuses $3 million mobile units offer

The Union County Public Schools Board of Education unanimously voted to turn down the county’s offer of $3 million for mobile classrooms to alleviate overcrowding concerns during the board’s Tuesday,… Read more »

Local girls to get help making prom dreams come true

Local girls to get help making prom dreams come true

WEDDINGTON – Prom isn’t just about a fun night with your friends – for girls, it’s also about finding the perfect dress. And The Closet Ministry will help nearly 100… Read more »

Weaving dreams through writing

Weaving dreams through writing

WAXHAW – Sydney Crawford’s passion for writing began in the fourth grade. Now, four short years later, the Parkwood Middle School eighth-grader has written and published four youth fiction novels… Read more »

2014 elections filing opens in Union County

2014 elections filing opens in Union County

Filing opened Monday, Feb. 10, for local elections that this year will include the Union County Board of Commissioners seats and the Washington, D.C., seats of U.S. Reps. Robert Pittenger… Read more »

Would voters support tax hike to avoid redistricting?

Would voters support tax hike to avoid redistricting?

As the Union County Public Schools Board of Education continues discussing overcrowding, many parents and community members are calling for more long-term planning – which some say must include a… Read more »

Weddington leaders discuss NCDOT, UCPS at retreat

Weddington leaders discuss NCDOT, UCPS at retreat

WEDDINGTON – Leaders in Weddington are planning now for some of the biggest issues they will face in the next fiscal year and into the near future. Recent issues with… Read more »

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