Union County Newswire (Page 2)

Union County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Union County, NC. (Page 2)

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  1. UCPS to sue state over retirement billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Union County Weekly

    Union County Public Schools recently announced the district would file a lawsuit against the North Carolina Department of the State Treasurer over a bill for retirement payments of Superintendent Mary Ellis. Dr. Mary Ellis recently retired as Superintendent of Union County Public Schools.

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

    Thursday Jun 9 | WBTV

    Union County Public Schools will file a lawsuit against the North Carolina Department of the State Treasurer in response to a bill it received from the department for more than $500,000 in payments related to the retirement of outgoing Superintendent Dr. Mary Ellis. Ellis retired on June 1, 2016.

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  3. Harris wants recount in District 9 race -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Robesonian

    ... was the clear winner in Robeson County, winning about 48.9 percent of votes. Challenger Todd Johnson, a former Union County commissioner, won 28 percent of votes cast in Robeson County, and Pittenger won 23 percent. Harris also earned the most votes ...

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  4. Harris to call for recount in U.S. House contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... We need to put this election behind us and focus efforts on defeating the liberal agenda." Todd Johnson, a Union County businessman whose insurance company has offices throughout the district, received 8,118 votes (30.62 percent). Daily Journal ...

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  5. Pittenger wins close District 9 race; recount could followRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Robesonian

    ... but his leads there and in Cumberland County weren't enough to overtake incumbent Pittenger. Johnson, a former Union County commissioner, won in Anson, Bladen, Richmond, Scotland and Union counties. The election was rescheduled from March after a ...

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  6. Pittenger wins tight race in Republican 9th congressional district raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WBTV

    ... in the district, Johnson was the unofficial winner in five of the district's eight counties, including Union County. Pittenger was leading in Mecklenburg County, but last in all of the other counties. Harris was ahead in two counties: Robeson and ...

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  7. Poll shows Johnson leading 9th District Congressional race - 10:49 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    If a recent poll is any indication, Todd Johnson could be the Republican candidate for North Carolina's 9th Congressional District after today's primary election. Johnson, who runs an Union County insurance company with offices throughout the district - including Rockingham, Laurinburg and Wadesboro - is running for the seat currently held by Rep. Robert Pittenger of Charlotte.

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  8. New eBook Offers Offers Help to Escape Domestic ViolenceRead the original story

    Monday Jun 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in the historicWalter Brem House and the historic G.G. Galloway House in Charlotte. Its location in Monroe, Union County, focuses on Family Law. The firm also has a fourth location in Ballantyne to serve its South Charlotte clients. The firm's areas ...

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  9. Can a snappy new brand help kick-start development in Gaston County?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | WBTV

    ... a 3.2 percent annual growth rate for Mecklenburg over the same period, which added about 93,500 new residents. Union County saw a 6.3 percent annual growth rate and added 14,600 new residents. Gaston County's employment base has also changed ...

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  10. Man accused of robbing store with shotgun taken into custodyRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 4 | WBTV

    ... and demanding money, the man fled with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes. Smith is being held in Union County, North Carolina, on charges related to theft of a pickup truck. He also faces armed robbery charges in Lancaster County. It's ...

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  11. GOP voters get District 9 pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | The Robesonian

    ... the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Charlotte, and Todd Johnson, an insurance agent and former Union County commissioner. The winner will face Democratic candidate Christian Cano, a Charlotte businessman who has no primary opponent, in ...

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  12. Joshua SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | WBTV

    ... capture. Deputies said they worked with investigators in North Carolina to locate Smith. He is being held in Union County on charges related to the theft of the truck. It is unclear when he will be transferred to Lancaster to face the armed robbery ...

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  13. Early voting ends on Saturday - 4:04 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Robesonian

    ... faces Mark Harris, the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Charlotte, and Todd Johnson, a former Union County commissioner, in the Republican primary. All ballots include the non-partisan race for an associate justice seat on the North ...

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  14. Union man sentenced to 36 years for attacking 2aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Courier News

    ... attempted murder, third-degree aggravated assault and weapons offenses following a monthlong trial before Union County Superior Court Judge Stuart Peim. The jury deliberated over two days in reaching the verdict. Around 6 a.m. Jan. 7, 2011, two ...

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  15. Water Cooler Union Co. fifth-grader thrilled to be on Cam Newton's new TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | WSOCTV

    A Union County fifth-grader might be the most popular student in his school after starring in an episode on Nickelodeon with Panthers' quarterback Cam Newton. Caleb Garner's mother, Ellen, says her son has an engineer's brain, which is why she submitted his information in a casting call for the new television show "All In With Cam Newton."

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  16. Judges uphold latest district lines -Read the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | The Robesonian

    ... seat: Mark Harris, the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Charlotte, and Todd Johnson, a former Union County commissioner. The winner of that contest will face Democratic candidate Christian Cano, a Charlotte businessman, who has no ...

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  17. Snake sightings on the rise in Charlotte area Read Story Dan YesenoskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Copperhead found in a bush in our backyard where my 5 year old was playing. We live just south of Blakeney in Union County. - Maureen Calloway Hampden Village neighborhood in Concord. Found around the house, put in my garbage can and released near ...

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  18. Congressional campaign nears endRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... for the 9th Congressional District, Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-Charlotte. The other is Todd Johnson, a former Union County commissioner and president of a regional insurance agency with offices throughout the district, including Rockingham, Wadesboro ...

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  19. Harris pushes for District 9 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | The Robesonian

    ... more locations Thursday in a cross-district tour. Harris faces District 9 incumbent Robert Pittenger and former Union County Commissioner Todd Johnson in the race to become the Republican party's nominee in the November General Election. Democratic ...

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  20. NCATA honors TAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Union County Weekly

    The Union County Chapter of the North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants recently recognized the impact teacher assistants make in the classroom at its annual banquet. All teacher assistants, each named the teacher assistant of the year at their individual schools, were recognized at the 24th annual banquet of the Union County Chapter of the North Carolina Association of Teacher Assistants .

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