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Rushing claims victory in July 15 runoff

Rushing claims victory in July 15 runoff

Union County voters confirmed the May Republican primary results after Stony Rushing beat Tracy Kuehler by 851 votes in the Tuesday, July 15, runoff election. Rushing will join current Vice-Chairman… Read more »

The power of positive influence

The power of positive influence

Union County resident Stephen Vaughn started Xcel 2 Fitness, a physically-active, character-building program for boys, in 2011 with the core belief that young people need positive influences from others in… Read more »

Town clerk retires after serving Waxhaw for 36 years

Town clerk retires after serving Waxhaw for 36 years

WAXHAW –Town Clerk Bonnie McManus announced her retirement at the town’s July 8 meeting after spending more than 36 years working to serve the commissioners, staff and residents in Waxhaw…. Read more »

Marvin to discuss 245,000-square-foot commercial project

Marvin to discuss 245,000-square-foot commercial project

MARVIN – Residents in Marvin will have another chance to ask questions about a large commercial project proposed for the corner of Rea and Tom Short roads at a public… Read more »

State’s evolving regulatory bill lingers in NCGA

State’s evolving regulatory bill lingers in NCGA

Leaders in Union County and across North Carolina may soon be told to stop demanding certain aesthetic standards for proposed projects in their towns, while residents may lose a tool… Read more »

Kuehler, Rushing face-off in July 15 runoff

Kuehler, Rushing face-off in July 15 runoff

Union County residents will make their way to the polls one final time before the general election in November to decide who will join current Vice-Chairman Jerry Simpson and candidate… Read more »

Wesley Chapel’s park dreams come true

Wesley Chapel’s park dreams come true

WESLEY CHAPEL – Residents of Wesley Chapel will soon have a recreational space to call their own. Wesley Chapel Mayor Brad Horvath, the village council and the Park and Recreation… Read more »

News Briefs: July 3 to 9

News Briefs: July 3 to 9

Kiwanis Aktion Club helps at Crossing Paths INDIAN TRAIL – The Kiwanis Aktion Club recently helped clean and beautify Indian Trail’s Crossing Paths Park, according to a town news release. More… Read more »

Marvin pushes for intersection improvements

Marvin pushes for intersection improvements

MARVIN – Western Union County has experienced high growth in recent years, something that has many local leaders working to plan for their towns’ future. And the biggest part of… Read more »

Local advocacy group keeps eye on Union recovery

Local advocacy group keeps eye on Union recovery

Local business leaders continue to work hard to keep the economic ball rolling in Union County as the impact of the recession begins to fade for some industries. Though numerous… Read more »