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  1. Chicken truck crashes into Monroe store frontRead the original story

    Thursday | The Charlotte Observer

    No serious injuries were reported Wednesday night when a tractor-trailer carrying empty chicken crates slammed into the front of a store in Monroe, police said.

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  2. Big rig crashes through front of pharmacyRead the original story

    Thursday | ABC11

    ... f the store overnight. It is unclear what caused the truck to plow into the store located in the Union County town of Monroe. No customers were inside at the time, but two employees were in the building. Officials said they were not hurt.

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  3. Tractor-trailer crashes into Monroe Rite AidRead the original story

    Thursday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Monroe police said the driver of the tractor-trailer drove through the front of the store on U.S. 74 near Sutherland Avenue around 10 p.m. The driver of the truck was taken to a local hospital after the accident.

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  4. A catch out of a dream shocks woman at Lake NormanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Phillip Thorne with 74.35. Largemouth bass of 6-11 pounds, 6-9 and 6-2, respectively, at Union County's Lake Lee by Monroe anglers Chris Whitley, Rob Morrison and Wes Brooks. A 16 1/2-inch crappie at Lake Norman among several large ones by Russian ...

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  5. Dashing for international missionsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Union County Weekly

    ... The team of 23 youth and adults will host the first-ever Dash for the Dominican 5K on Saturday, March 29, in downtown Monroe. The race will start at 8:30 a.m., with race day registration from 7:30 to 8:15 a.m. "We decided we wanted to take a step of ...

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  6. Apartment public forum delayed in Indian TrailRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Union County Weekly

    ... growth. Indian Trail, at around 35,000 residents, is now the largest town in Union County, having surpassed Monroe. Some residents have questioned the traffic study for the site, which in October determined the project would cause 194 vehicle trips ...

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  7. Who has UAB recruited over the past week? Let the tweets tell the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Alabama Live

    ... check out this piece from AL.com's Daniel Boyette on James Clemens athlete Deondre Douglas , who has a UAB offer. * Monroe, N.C., 6-foot-6 quarterback Cameron Tripp said UAB was his first offer. Looks like he's a hoopster, too, but probably being ...

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  8. Building wishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Union County Weekly

    ... going to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Eventually, the idea expanded into hosting multiple auctions, including one at Monroe Crossing Mall on March 25. The students have raised $1,100 so far from selling 21 birdhouses, and there are several additional ...

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  9. Dashing for international missionsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Union County Weekly

    ... The team of 23 youth and adults will host the first-ever Dash for the Dominican 5K on Saturday, March 29, in downtown Monroe. The race will start at 8:30 a.m., with race day registration from 7:30 to 8:15 a.m. "We decided we wanted to take a step of ...

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  10. Golfers wanted to support flexo educationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Label & Narrow Web

    ... education. The PCF Tournament will be held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at a new location Stonebridge Golf Club in Monroe, NC, USA. Converters, printers, prepress trade houses, flexo industry suppliers; anyone inside or outside the industry is ...

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  11. Monroe man sentenced to life in 14-year-old caseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    A Monroe man has been sentenced to life in prison after his conviction in a 14-year-old murder case.

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  12. Anne G. SnyderRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Fredericksburg.com

    Anne was born March 8, 1947, in Monroe, N.C. She graduated from Thomas Dale High School, in Chester.

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  13. Man gets life for Monroe store owner's 2000 deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Charlotte Observer

    John Joseph Carvalho was sentenced to life in prison Monday after being convicted in the April 2000 robbery and shooting death of Monroe store owner George Kastanis, prosecutors said.

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  14. Man sentenced to life in prison after 2010 murderRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    George Kastanis was killed in April of 2000. The 41-year-old husband and father of four was gunned down in his grocery store in Monroe.

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  15. Charlotte man's book published after his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... . The stories were made up, his wife said. He'd never lived in Union County - though he made several library trips to Monroe to research his story.

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  16. This Weekend: Garlic City to appear live with Kurtzweil at The Bottle FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Examiner.com

    ... April 6, with the touring act, Kurtzweil , from Raleigh, NC. The event goes down at the Bottle Factory Venue, in Monroe, NC, which is actually located in the Coca Cola Event Center . The doors open at 6p.m., with $7tickets available at the door. As ...

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  17. Apartment public forum delayed in Indian TrailRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Union County Weekly

    ... growth. Indian Trail, at around 35,000 residents, is now the largest town in Union County, having surpassed Monroe. Some residents have questioned the traffic study for the site, which in October determined the project would cause 194 vehicle trips ...

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  18. Apartment public forum delayed in Indian TrailRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Union County Weekly

    ... growth. Indian Trail, at around 35,000 residents, is now the largest town in Union County, having surpassed Monroe. Some residents have questioned the traffic study for the site, which in October determined the project would cause 194 vehicle trips ...

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  19. $2.6 million in contracts awarded for Union County bridgesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Mecklenburg Times

    The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded two construction contracts, valued at $2.6 million, for contractors to replace bridges in Indian Trail and Monroe, according to a DOT news release.

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  20. Robert - Bobby' Kenneth Quesenberry Jr.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Southwest Times

    Robert "Bobby" Kenneth Quesenberry Jr., of Indian Trail, N.C. passed from this world to Heaven March 29, 2014 at The McWhorter Hospice House in Monroe, N.C. A memorial service for friends and family will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, April 6 in the Sossamon Chapel at First Baptist Church of Indian Trail, 732 Indian Trail-Fairview Road, Indian Trail, N.C.

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