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Monroe, North Carolina is located in Union County. Zip codes in Monroe, NC include 28111, 28110, and 28112. The median home price in Monroe is $155,900 which is roughly $81/per square foot. More Monroe information.

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18 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Monroe couple charged in nearly 50 crimes

James Lee Clark, 33, was arrested Monday after he was found hiding in a wooded area near his Monroe home, authorities said.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Man charged in Monroe crash that killed 2

Jose Estevez Herrera, 53, of Reidsville, was arrested overnight by Monroe police and charged in connection with last week's wreck that killed two Marshville residents, authorities said.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Union Co. man charged with murder in crash on U.S. 74

Union Co. man charged with murder in crash on U.S. 74 Union Co. man charged with murder in crash on U.S. 74 Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/crime/2014/08/27/union-co-man-charged-with-murder-in-crash-on-us-74/14675401/ MONROE, N.C. -- Monroe police have charged a Union County man with two counts of second-degree ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

'Drew' Boggs, paving company CEO, to plead guilty Thursday

The president of a paving company accused of helping defraud state and federal governments out of $87 million in road projects is expected to plead guilty Thursday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Union County Weekly

Local leaders, residents can meet representatives

In an effort to learn more about what is happening in the state and federal legislature, the Union County Chamber of Commerce has arranged a luncheon allowing multiple representatives to mingle with business leaders and residents on Sept.

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WBTV

Man dies from injuries days after cash killed 70-year-old girlfriend

Officials say a second person has died after a deadly head-on crash that involved alcohol on Wednesday night in Monroe.

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Union County Weekly

Monroe DSS back running smoothly after health scare

Monroe- Eleven Union County Department of Social Services and Human Services employees were sent to the hospital after a strange smell took over their offices in Monroe on Thursday, Aug. 14. The 11 employees who suffered from headaches, dizziness or nausea were sent to Carolinas Medical Center-Union, where they were treated and released.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Woman killed in head-on Monroe wreck

A Marshville woman was killed Wednesday night when her vehicle was struck by another vehicle in a head-on crash on U.S. 74 in Monroe, authorities say.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Anson Record

Southern States to open new, larger store in Monroe

The store will be four times the size of the current location, and is located at 1620 E. Roosevelt Blvd., in a former BI-LO grocery store.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Monroe's Fowler new N.C. fire chiefs president

Monroe Fire Chief Ron Fowler was installed recently as president of the N.C. Association of Fire Chiefs.

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The Charlotte Observer

Forgotten WWI soldiers from Union Co. poised to get recognition

Two forgotten soldiers from Union County who fought in World War I are finally poised to get long-overdue recognition this week.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

3 charged in alleged Monroe home invasion

Randall Andrew Miller, of Marshville, is among three men arrested Tuesday in connection with an alleged home invasion Sunday night in Monroe, police said.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

3 charged in Monroe home invasion

"Our officers, along with help from the Union County Sheriff's Office, conducted a very thorough investigation which led not only to the identification of the suspects, but also the apprehension," said Police Chief Bryan Gilliard.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Marshville man accused of 2 murders spanning 24 years

Marshville man accused of 2 murders spanning 24 years Marshville man accused of 2 murders spanning 24 years Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/crime/2014/08/12/marshville-man-accused-of-2-murders-spanning-24-years/13940177/ MONROE, N.C. -- A Marshville man was charged in connection with two murders that occurred 24 ... (more)

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Police: Suspects tied up victim in armed home invasionPolice:...

Police: Suspects tied up victim in armed home invasion Police in Monroe are investigating a home invasion in which the victim was tied up and her home ransacked.

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WBTV

Trio wanted after forcing way into home, tying up female

Police in Union County are asking for the public's assistance in locating three men they say forced their way into an apartment and tied up the resident during a burglary.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

WBTV

Couple in abuse case could face foreclosure

The North Carolina couple charged with abuse after a boy was found handcuffed to their porch with a dead chicken around his neck now face possible foreclosure proceedings.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Union County Weekly

County considers rural concerns in EMS deployment

A map showing potential deployment zones as presented to area residents at recent emergency response forums.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Anson Record

Union County Community Assistance Ministry to open office in Marshville

Union County Community Assistance Ministry will open a satellite office in Marshville on Monday, to better serve residents of Anson and eastern Union counties.

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Lenoir News-Topic

Motel death ruled suicide

A man found dead in Room 113 of the American Motel on Monday apparently hanged himself using a belt tied to a curtain box.

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