Union County Newswire (Page 6)

Union County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Union County, NC. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,022 in Union County, NC

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  5. Senior housing projects experience resistanceRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... Buggy Factory on Miller Street. Developers are quickly trying to fill the growing demand for senior housing in Union County, but residents in Wesley Chapel also want to slow down the pace to allow for its infrastructure to catch up. Wesley Chapel is ...

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  6. Features 34 mins ago 2:26 p.m.Waxhaw PD uses GoFundMe for K-9sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Right now if Waxhaw Police need a K-9 to find a missing child, they have to call another department. While both the Monroe Police and the Union County Sheriff's Office are happy to help, it takes added time to get to where Waxhaw needs them.

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  7. Anson County farmers, North Carolina researchers compare wheat trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Anson Record

    Anson Record Anson and Union County extension agents and state researchers led tours of wheat trials testing fungicides, herbicides, growth regulators and more at the annual Lower Piedmont Field Day on May 3. Anson Record Plots at the Peachland farm included trials comparing various applications of poultry litter, fertilizers and more both locally and with results from across the region and state. PEACHLAND - Dozens of farmers and researchers gathered at Caudle Farms May 3 to learn about wheat research plots planted last year.

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  8. Mark Harris seeks pastorsa support in U.S. House primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Anson Record

    ... Greg Brannon. In the June congressional primary, he faces incumbent Rep. Robert Pittenger of Charlotte and Union County insurance salesman Todd Johnson. The redrawn 9th District includes a portion of Mecklenburg County, where Harris lives, along ...

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  9. Traffic 33 mins ago 5:46 p.m.Road rage scene caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... man exposing himself toward Pace. Pace filed a report with Stallings Police, and they said once he goes to the Union County Magistrate, charges should be brought against him. In North Carolina, you have to be at least 16 to use a moped, but you ...

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  10. Helping education was lotterya s intentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... at McCrory's initiatives, saying they want to move back to the lottery's original formula. Rep. Craig Horn, a Union County Republican and an education budget writer, says that, "Every year at this point I go back and look at the original lottery ...

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  11. Brody to join RNC, Fisher holds on to postRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | WITN

    A state legislator has been elected to represent North Carolina on the Republican National Committee for the next four years. Rep. Mark Brody of Union County defeated Greg Gebhardt of Harnett County at Saturday's Republican Party convention to become RNC committeeman for the state.

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  12. Weddington, Marvin Ridge split conference lacrosse titleRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Union County girls' lacrosse is as competitive as it gets. Weddington beat Marvin Ridge, 12-11, April 21, forcing the Warriors and Mavericks to share the Conference Nine championship.

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  13. Indian Trail leaders argue over taxes, town hallRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    The Union County Sheriff's Office had to intervene twice during shouting matches between Mayor Michael Alvarez and Councilman Gordon Daniels during the latest Indian Trail Town Council meeting. The April 26 meeting grew increasingly tense as the council discussed two agenda items introduced by Daniels that prompted his colleagues to accuse him of "grandstanding" for political votes.

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  14. ResourcesRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | North Georgia News

    Towns County Sheriff Chris Clinton will remain on the 2016 Republican Primary Ballot, the Towns County Board of Elections voted 4-0-1 on Monday. However, the Board voted to advise Enotah Circuit District Attorney Jeff Langley that information of a 1987 conviction of misdemeanor theft by receiving stolen property in Union County was part of Sheriff Clinton's past. 3 comments

  15. Deputies trying to ID man caught on camera near home break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WBTV

    Investigators in Union County are asking for the public's help identifying a man they believe may be involved in several home break-ins. The incidents all happened near Waxhaw, according to officials.

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  16. Large tree falls, closes Union County roadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WBTV

    The tree fell across Howie Mine Road, closing it from Dunlap Street to Cureton Street. The area is just off Waxhaw Highway. The Waxhaw Police Department says Duke Power and the NCDOT were notified of the incident. Crews worked to remove the tree and advised commuters to avoid the area.

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  17. Life 45 mins ago 10:22 a.m.Queen's Cup Steeplechase held SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    APRIL 28: Gavin Sheehan riding One Track Mind on their way to winning The Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown racecourse on April 28, 2016 in Naas, Ireland. UNION COUNTY, N.C. Thousands of people are expected to show up in style for the 21st annual Queen's Cup Steeplechase .

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  18. Education BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    ... TRAIL - Indian Trail Mayor Michal Alvarez and Indian Trail staff, along with Urban Forester Bill Smith of the Union County office of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, visited area elementary schools to teach them about the importance of ...

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  19. Man killed in small aircraft crash in NC crashed in same area in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Investigators have identified a man who was killed Friday when a small aircraft he was piloting crashed in Union County, N.C. The crash happened around 4 p.m. on the 4000 block of Poplin Road. Officials said 59-year-old Robert William Schroll, of Pageland, SC, was killed.

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  20. Crews respond to fatal small plane crash in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | WSOCTV

    ... tent related to your specific geographic area. Crews responded to a fatal small plane crash Friday afternoon in Union County near 4000 Poplin Road between Indian Trail and Monroe, officials said.

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