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Waxhaw in early stages of planning  to develop Highway 16 corridor

Waxhaw in early stages of planning to develop Highway 16 corridor

WAXHAW – Waxhaw’s Planning Board approved a new Highway 16 Corridor Plan on Sept. 15 and is ready to discuss it with the board of commissioners. The 90-page plan, developed… Read more »

Warrior Nation

Warrior Nation

Weddington football coach Tim Carson had his work cut out for him when he took over the program in 2011. The Warriors had gone 14-22 over the course of the… Read more »

Sports Shorts: Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

Sports Shorts: Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

Warrior soccer ranked No. 1 Weddington’s soccer team downed former Eurosportscoreboard.com No. 1-ranked Jesse Carson on Sept. 17 in a 3-1 win to replace the Cougars as the state’s best… Read more »

Raising man’s best friend for a cause

Raising man’s best friend for a cause

WAXHAW – Charlie Petrizzo and his wife, Sandy, had no idea they would eventually become one of the top suppliers of Labrador retriever service dogs in the U.S. when they… Read more »

Sardis Elementary School salutes heroes

Sardis Elementary School salutes heroes

INDIAN TRAIL – If you ask students at Sardis Elementary School, they’ll tell you “hometown heroes” are pretty cool. Sardis Elementary recently hosted a school-wide salute to local police officers… Read more »

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 »

Reading above all

Reading above all

INDIAN TRAIL – While some kids were splashing in the pool this summer, Sun Valley Elementary School students were getting a head start by jumping into their books. Sun Valley… Read more »

Sports Shorts: Sept. 18 to 24

Sports Shorts: Sept. 18 to 24

Funderburke breaks county rushing record Sun Valley running back Albert Funderburke became Union County’s all-time rushing record holder in the Spartans 26-20 win over East Bladen on Sept. 12. Funderburke… Read more »

Area children to receive new threads for Halloween

Area children to receive new threads for Halloween

WAXHAW – Rain and lightning washed away the opportunity for parents to exchange children’s costumes on Sept. 13, but parents will still have the chance to receive a refreshed costume… Read more »