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CMC-Union provides modern  facility for women, children

CMC-Union provides modern facility for women, children

MONROE – Carolinas Medical Center-Union, part of the Carolinas HealthCare System, will open its Women and Children’s Center, on Nov. 17, a Monday, giving Union County residents access to specialized… Read more »

School faculty, parents reflect on adapted P.E. program

School faculty, parents reflect on adapted P.E. program

INDIAN TRAIL – If there’s one thing Christy Edwards could say about the adapted physical education program at Porter Ridge Elementary School, it’s that the program has made a world… Read more »

Set to win

Set to win

Since the school opened in 2007, the volleyball team at Marvin Ridge High School has established a dynasty, recording seven winning seasons in eight years. But the last four years… Read more »

Local churches to rally for U.S. pastor imprisoned in Iran

Local churches to rally for U.S. pastor imprisoned in Iran

MONROE – People throughout Union County will gather this weekend to rally for the release of an American pastor imprisoned in Iran. Shiloh Baptist Church will host a prayer vigil… Read more »

From paint splatter to book series

From paint splatter to book series

WAXHAW – It all started with a paint spill. Melissa Perry Moraja was painting a mural on the wall of her children’s playroom when some paint fell on the floor…. Read more »

Education Notes: Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

Education Notes: Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

Cuthbertson High to host Showcase of Bands WAXHAW – The Cuthbertson Band Boosters will present Showcase of Bands, a marching band competition, on Saturday, Sept. 27, at 6 p.m. at… Read more »

Light shed on Bonterra Village’s potential dark past

Light shed on Bonterra Village’s potential dark past

INDIAN TRAIL– Leaders in Indian Trail  took a step toward unveiling a shroud of secrecy that has been hanging over the town government since former planning director Lee Bailey’s departure… Read more »

News Briefs: Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

News Briefs: Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

Common Heart celebrates volunteers Common Heart, an Indian Trial faith-based nonprofit, is hosting its sixth annual Love in Action banquet to celebrate its volunteers and serve as a fundraiser on… Read more »

Beloved town figure begins training replacement after 36 years of service

Beloved town figure begins training replacement after 36 years of service

WAXHAW – A torch is being passed in Waxhaw as Bonnie McManus, town clerk for 36 years, is being replaced by Melody Shuler, the former clerk deputy in Wingate. Shuler… Read more »

Arts council announces local organizations to receive grant money

Arts council announces local organizations to receive grant money

MONROE – The Union County Community Arts Council (UCCAC) has approved seven county art organizations to receive funds from its Grassroots Arts Grants program. The council will disperse $22,750 to… Read more »