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Union County resident receives new Habitat for Humanity home

Union County resident receives new Habitat for Humanity home

The Housing Opportunity Foundation (HOF) presented 10 local nonprofits and nine area Habitat for Humanity stores with a total of $33,500 in donations last week to help fight unmet housing… Read more »

County hears from residents regarding the future of area parks

County hears from residents regarding the future of area parks

The Union County Parks & Recreation Department held one of three public outreach meetings on Tuesday, Sept. 16, as it prepares to develop a comprehensive master plan regarding the growth… Read more »

Community gathers to welcome Waxhaw’s newest resident

Community gathers to welcome Waxhaw’s newest resident

Charles Stewart doesn’t remember being knocked unconscious by a roadside bomb in Iraq in 2003, and ever since that day he’s had issues with his memory. But he’ll remember Sept…. Read more »

Crossing paths: Indian Trail Cultural Arts Center’s growth brings new and creative ways for residents to connect with their community

Crossing paths: Indian Trail Cultural Arts Center’s growth brings new and creative ways for residents to connect with their community

INDIAN TRAIL– Since opening in 2012, the Indian Trail Cultural Arts Center has offered residents a unique place to cross artistic and cultural paths – and those who are behind… Read more »

News Briefs: Sept. 11 to 17

News Briefs: Sept. 11 to 17

15th annual Ed Sweeney Golf Tournament returning MONROE – Union County Public Schools’ Maintenance Employees Organization is hosting its 15th annual Ed Sweeney Memorial Golf Tournament on Sept. 26 at… Read more »

Union Day School taking shape

Union Day School taking shape

A Waxhaw resident took another step Tuesday night toward gaining support for a new charter school to be opened in August 2016 in Union County.  Erin Kirkpatrick has been planning… Read more »

Library Association of Waxhaw funds Early Literacy Station

Library Association of Waxhaw funds Early Literacy Station

WAXHAW– In celebration of the group’s five-year anniversary, the Library Association of Waxhaw (LAW) presented the Union County Public Library (UCPL) with a check for $2,930 to fund an Early… Read more »

A tale of two festivals: Annual festivities returning to Weddington, Stallings next weekend

A tale of two festivals: Annual festivities returning to Weddington, Stallings next weekend

As the days grow shorter and summer comes to an end, two Union County towns are ready to say goodbye to one season and usher in the next, through their… Read more »

News Briefs: Sept. 4 to 10

News Briefs: Sept. 4 to 10

Husband and wife duo arrested in string of felonies Last week , the Union County Sheriff arrested a husband and wife duo charged with committing over 50 crimes during the… Read more »

Linking generations through day care

Linking generations through day care

INDIAN TRAIL– A time warp can be experienced with the turn of a head walking down the hall of Generations United In a classroom to the right, building blocks are… Read more »