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  1. Phoenix Challenge Sets Details for Annual Golf TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Package Printing

    The date for the highly anticipated Phoenix Challenge Foundation fundraiser golf tournament has been set for Wednesday, Aug. 24. Participants will get to play at the beautiful Stonebridge Golf Club in Monroe, N.C., located near Charlotte. The Phoenix Challenge Foundation Golf Tournament is the principal fundraiser for the foundation which supports graphic arts and flexography.

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  2. Monroe council member gets key to MemphisRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 25 | Union County Weekly

    Myron Lowery made national news as Memphis mayor in 2009 for giving the Dalai Lama a fist bump . Lowery visited Monroe on June 21 to give Surluta Anthony a hug and key to his city.

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  3. Peggy Norris Robinson - CamdenRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... memorials may be made to The World Wildlife Fund. Mrs. Robinson passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Born in Monroe, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Samuel Gavin and Ruby Roland Norris. Mrs. Robinson was a member of Pawleys Island ...

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  4. NASCAR veteran Mike Wallace, pictured after attack with daughter Lindsey.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... Douglas Lucas Jr. The son is charged with assault on a female. The others charged are 24-year-old Randolph Mangum of Monroe and 22-year-old Nathan Lucas of Indian Trail.

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  5. Phoenix Challenge golf tournament set for August 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Label & Narrow Web

    The date for the Phoenix Challenge Foundation fundraiser golf tournament has been set for Wednesday, August 24, 2016. Participants will get to play at the beautiful Stonebridge Golf Club in Monroe, North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte.

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  6. Company employing suspect in NASCAR attack loses contractRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | WBTV

    ... Douglas Lucas Jr. The son is charged with assault on a female. The others charged are 24-year-old Randolph Mangum of Monroe and 22-year-old Nathan Lucas of Indian Trail.

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  7. Union County community shelter works to build $4 million shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | WSOCTV

    ... up to 1,500 food boxes to local families every month. Volunteers serve 50,000 meals each year. She said the city of Monroe donated a plot of land, but the shelter still needs to come up with the $4 million for the remaining costs. The new facility ...

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  8. Three men arrested in beating of NASCAR driver Mike Wallace and his daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Motorsport.com

    Three men have been arrested in the beating of NASCAR driver Mike Wallace and his daughter after a concert Friday night in Charlotte, N.C. According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, Nathan Lucas of Indian Trial, N.C., and Randolph Mangum of Monroe, N.C, were arrested early Saturday and both charged with simple assault in the incident. Nathan Lucas, 22, was released on $1,000 secured bond and Mangum, 24, was released on $1,000 unsecured bond.

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  9. Police department to help with Monroe code enforcementRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | Union County Weekly

    The Monroe Police Department is looking at hiring a temporary part-time employee to help with after-hours code enforcement after residents raised concerns about renters parking in front yards. Code enforcement officers handle parking violations from 8 a.m. to 5 p .m. weekdays, limiting their ability to enforce rules on the evenings and weekends, according to Planning Director Lisa Stilwinter.

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  10. Monroe, economic developers ask NCDOT to tweak superstreetRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | Union County Weekly

    ... o U.S. 74, but local leaders wanted one of those lanes to go straight for drivers heading to and from the airport and Monroe Bypass.

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  11. 1884 cyclone killed babies, destroyed housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Anson Record

    Editor's note : This week's installment of Steve Bailey's column on Anson County history consists of text from an article published in The Anson Times on Feb. 28, 1884 and is continued from last week's column. The text is published here as copied from the article: In Goose Creek Township, north of Monroe NC the storm was equally severe.

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  12. Burnett LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Monroe, N.C., daughter of the late George and Della McCorkle. On June 8, 1938, she married Ernest F. Lee in Cumberland, Md., and he preceded her in death on Dec. 2, 1985.

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  13. 23-year old killed in I-77 crash Read Story Dan YesenoskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Lacee Sullivan is from Monroe and was the passenger in a car that police say was hit from behind just north of Rock Hill. "I was shocked," said Sullivan's coworker Shelley Duke.

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  14. Lady a Splitters finish seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... the postseason, where the Lady Railsplitters finished third at the 2016 South Atlantic Conference Championship at Monroe Country Club in Monroe, North Carolina. That marked the Lady Railsplitters' highest SAC tournament finish since 2013, as they ...

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  15. Local highways considered for regional prioritiesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 10 | Union County Weekly

    Many commuters would agree that N.C. 51 in Matthews, Providence Road South in Waxhaw and U.S. 74 in Monroe need to be widened. The Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization is guiding planning staff and elected leaders from Mecklenburg, Union and Iredell counties in prioritizing highway projects for a transportation improvement plan spanning from 2018 to 2027.

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  16. Sheriff not pleased with 911 dispatchRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 9 | Union County Weekly

    ... Department, including four years as chief. A bank robbery in Marshville led to deputies pursuing the suspect through Monroe, but dispatch didn't notify Monroe Police about the chase in its jurisdiction. A deputy asked dispatch to send a state ...

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  17. Sun Belt commissioner: First title game likely on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WSOCTV

    ... Arkansas (Arkansas State), Georgia (Georgia Southern and Georgia State), Louisiana (Louisiana-Lafayette and Louisiana-Monroe), North Carolina (Appalachian State), South Carolina (Coastal Carolina) and Texas (Texas State).

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  18. Authorities arrest man accused of kidnapping, leading police on chase Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Kiker forced the victim into a vehicle and was driving toward Union County. The Union County Sheriff's Office and the Monroe Police Department were notified. Monroe officers spotted the automobile and pursued it. The victim jumped from the ...

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  19. Elizabeth Shiver - CamdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... Baptist Church, 8670 Black River Road, Rembert, SC 29128 or Hospice of Union County, 700 West Roosevelt Boulevard, Monroe, NC 28110. Elizabeth, widow of Clemont C. Shiver, died Monday, June 6, 2016. She was born in Mechanicsville, SC, the daughter ...

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  20. Man accused of robbing store with shotgun taken into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Bluffton Today

    Authorities in Lancaster County say a man wanted in connection with the robbery of a convenience store has been captured in North Carolina. The Herald of Rock Hill reports 35-year-old Joshua Duane Smith was arrested at a home in Monroe, North Carolina, Friday afternoon.

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