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Shea answers residents’ questions about  proposed development

Shea answers residents’ questions about proposed development

WEDDINGTON – Community members and nearby residents attended the first public information meeting held by Shea Homes to ask questions about the proposed Atherton Estates development. The 130-home subdivision, to… Read more »

An author is born

An author is born

WAXHAW – If there’s anyone who understands success doesn’t happen overnight, it’s Taylor Hartley. The 23-year-old Marvin Ridge High School graduate’s recently published novel, “The Penkeepers,” took six years to… Read more »

Auction spotlights local health-care organization

Auction spotlights local health-care organization

MONROE – The 27th annual Holiday Auction is just around the corner, and organizers are hoping for another successful year to benefit people in need. The auction, which will benefit… Read more »

Handful of women step up in western Union Co.

Handful of women step up in western Union Co.

It’s no secret that men hold the majority on boards in western Union County, and this year’s elections didn’t shift that statistic. Beginning in December, when new board members are… Read more »

Waxhaw leaders approve form-based coding

Waxhaw leaders approve form-based coding

WAXHAW – After months of discussions, the Waxhaw Board of Commissioners approved proposed zoning changes to the historic downtown area during its Tuesday, Nov. 12, meeting. The switch to what… Read more »

Town leaders approve 140-acre mixed-use development

Town leaders approve 140-acre mixed-use development

INDIAN TRAIL – Leaders in Indian Trail approved a proposed mixed-use development on Tuesday night, Nov. 12, that will bring 250 single-family homes, 52 townhomes, around 240 apartment units and… Read more »

Local doctor gives residents hope with free dental care

Local doctor gives residents hope with free dental care

MATTHEWS –  Dr. Christopher Phelps, owner of Carolinas Dental Center, will provide free dental care to people in need in the community on Nov. 16, a Saturday, at his office… Read more »

Voters head in new direction in Union County

Voters head in new direction in Union County

Voters took western Union County in a new direction Tuesday, Nov. 5, as they opted to re-elect only one incumbent – Mayor Brad Horvath in Wesley Chapel, who ran unopposed…. Read more »

Weddington  prepares to take over streets

Weddington prepares to take over streets

WEDDINGTON – As the North Carolina Department of Transportation rolls out changes for the maintenance of roads in Union County, leaders in Weddington have to face challenges they haven’t seen… Read more »

Eagles soar on faith

Eagles soar on faith

Four Union County Eagle Scouts recently fused Scouting with faith and friendship through God and Life – a merit program that incorporates spirituality among Boy Scouts. Jordan Croskrey, George Hayes,… Read more »

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