Union County Newswire (Page 10)

Union County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Union County, NC. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,344 in Union County, NC

  1. Business briefs: Strata Solar to build facilities; RTP International Summer SocialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Davie and Union counties. The 60-megawatt (MW) Monroe Solar Facility on 2272 S. Rocky River Road near Monroe in Union County will be located on a 400-acre site. "These projects are part of our planned expansion of solar in North Carolina," said Rob ...

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  2. Sports shorts: May 20-26Read the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Elite Sport Camps and Combines will host its second annual Union County Showcase for middle and high school football players on Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. to noon at Monroe High School. The non-contact event is open to players in Union and Mecklenburg counties.

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  3. Business Briefs for 5/20Read the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Chris PlatA has been making his political rounds in recent weeks, explaining to elected leaders Monroe-Union County Economic Development strategies to generate 900 new jobs and $180 million in capital investment over the next three years. Aerospace continues to be a focus for the agency, with leads generated from trade shows and periodicals.

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  4. Report: Millennials want more shopping, diningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... and diversity in business activity and housing options, White said. The task force invited members of the Union County Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals to "The Waxhaw Experience" - an evening in which they could dine and shop in downtown. The ...

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  5. Indian Trail leaves four-town allianceRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... Gordon Daniels and Gary Savoie wanted to stay. The Indian Trail majority is content working solely with Monroe-Union County Economic Development, a group that recruits companies to Union County. Taylor implored Indian Trail leaders to hold off on ...

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  6. Weddington launches capital campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... cluster, as the majority of the cluster shares a campus and uses the same facilities. "What's unique about Union County is its sense of community - that small town outside the big city of Charlotte. We want that small town going back in time to that ...

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  7. Lockdown lifted at Monroe High School after bomb threat at nearby medical facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WBTV

    A lockdown has been lifted at a Union County high school after a bomb threat was made at a nearby medical facility. The Union County Sheriff's Office says someone called the First Care Medical Clinic in Hemby Bridge around 11:25 a.m. Thursday and said a bomb would go off in a few minutes.

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  8. Linden man pleads to sex assault of 2 boysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Courier News

    Gregory Aker is a former leader with a local boys' youth organization and a religious education teacher at his church Linden man pleads to sex assault of 2 boys Gregory Aker is a former leader with a local boys' youth organization and a religious education teacher at his church Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1Tq6sLX UNION COUNTY - A 46-year-old Linden man has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two boys just weeks after being sentenced on federal child pornography charges. Gregory Aker pleaded guilty earlier this week before Union County Superior Court Judge Regina Caulfield in Elizabeth to two counts of second-degree sexual assault, according to acting Union County Prosecutor Grace Park.

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  9. Monroe High School on lockdown after bomb threat made at healthcare facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WBTV

    The Union County Sheriff's Office says someone called the First Care Medical Clinic in Hemby Bridge around 11:25 a.m. and said a bomb would go off in a few minutes. Monroe High School was placed on lockdown.

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  10. NCDOT construction sites could create massive mosquito breeding groundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WBTV

    Union County's newest body of water is open for business. But don't get too excited, it won't lure in humans.

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  11. Commission approves solar farmRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | The Mecklenburg Times

    The Monroe Solar Facility in Union County was one of two Duke Energy solar power projects approved by the North Carolina Utilities Commission this week. The 60-megawatt facility at 2272 S. Rocky River Road will be on a 400-acre site, designed and built by Chapel Hill-based Strata Solar.

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  12. Chasing the DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... in Mecklenburg County, particularly in the NoDa area, The Dreamchaser's will be the first of its kind in Union County, and Gimon is looking forward to working with the town and local businesses to become part of Waxhaw's vibrant downtown scene. His ...

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  13. 'Pension spike' results in $512K payment to school leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | WSOCTV

    ... news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. MONROE, N.C. (AP) - Union County's outgoing school superintendent will receive more than $512,000 as the result of something called a "pension spike." WBTV ...

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  14. Apps to help maximize your Memorial Day vacationRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | WBTV

    ... your skin tone and the UV index of the day, so you'll be sure to return home bronzed, not burnt. Officials in Union County are investigating after they say a pedestrian was hit on a busy roadway, shutting down traffic for a few hours. It happened ...

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  15. Man shot at home in West CharlotteRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | WBTV

    ... had responded to a fight at the same home about an hour and a half before the shooting happened. Officials in Union County are investigating after they say a pedestrian was hit on a busy roadway, shutting down traffic for a few hours. It happened ...

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  16. Parla Pasta: Asiago Pinzati Style Tortellini SaladRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | WBTV

    ... toss. This salad is wonderful for large gatherings and it holds at room temperature very well. Officials in Union County are investigating after they say a pedestrian was hit on a busy roadway, shutting down traffic for a few hours. It happened ...

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  17. Pedestrian hit in Union CountyRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | WBTV

    Officials in Union County are investigating after they say a pedestrian was hit on a busy roadway, shutting down traffic for a few hours. It happened around 10 p.m. Saturday night on West Roosevelt Boulevard in Monroe and the road has since reopened.

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  18. Education Briefs: May 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... in set design, excellence in choreographed stage movement and excellence in acting for Brandy McKinney. Union County Public Schools will host the fourth annual UCPS Golf Tournament this Friday in support of the Union County Education Foundation. The ...

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  19. Superintendent Dr. Mary EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WBTV

    Taxpayers in Union County will have to write a check for $512,867.01 to the state retirement system to help pay the retirement benefits of outgoing superintendent Dr. Mary Ellis. Union County Public Schools received a letter from the Department of the State Treasurer, who administers the state retirement fund, seeking payment for the unexpectedly high costs of Ellis' estimated state pension caused by a jump in her salary late in her career.

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    May 13, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... to a 257-lot age-restricted community off Waxhaw-Indian Trail Road, between Indian Trail and Wesley Chapel. Union County commissioners approved a request in December 2015 to develop Moore Farms Active Adult Community. The Moser Group got permission ...

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