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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 »

Wesley Chapel sets sights on future, applauds past

Wesley Chapel sets sights on future, applauds past

WESLEY CHAPEL – Leaders from throughout Wesley Chapel’s short history came together this weekend to mark a big milestone for the village. Wesley Chapel officials hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on… Read more »

Towns stand against redistricting

Towns stand against redistricting

Leaders in towns across western Union County are standing behind frustrated parents in their communities in speaking out against the push to redistrict more than 5,800 students in Union County… Read more »

Kindness in the name of Nolan

Kindness in the name of Nolan

INDIAN TRAIL – When Chris and Rebekah Perez were expecting twin boys in 2012, they received news no parent wants to hear – there was something wrong with one of… Read more »

‘Unifying’ for the win

‘Unifying’ for the win

A team of Special Olympics bowlers from Union County will have a chance to show off their athletic skills on the national level as they travel across the U.S. to… Read more »

School board discusses all overcrowding options

School board discusses all overcrowding options

MONROE – Redistricting may be the most cost-effective option to fix overcrowding in western Union County schools, though the idea still doesn’t sit well with many parents and local leaders…. Read more »

Stallings starts discussions on redrawing voting districts

Stallings starts discussions on redrawing voting districts

STALLINGS – Although he was one of the main opponents of redrawing voting district lines early last year, Councilman Fred Weber has restarted the conversation to even out voting districts… Read more »

‘Eagle’ shows his patriotism

‘Eagle’ shows his patriotism

MONROE – When Gaston Outen’s dad encouraged him to earn his Eagle Scout rank before receiving his driver’s license, the 13-year-old took the challenge to the next level – beating… Read more »

Waxhaw mayor moves forward after DWI

Waxhaw mayor moves forward after DWI

WAXHAW – After more than six months of public scrutiny following her June 10 arrest, Waxhaw Mayor Daune Gardner isn’t ready to leave her mistakes in the past. Gardner was… Read more »

New urgent care to support Union children

New urgent care to support Union children

MONROE – Union County parents now have another place to turn in their time of stress and need thanks to the opening of the Carolinas HealthCare Children’s Urgent Care–Union. The… Read more »