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 1,007 in Union County, NC

  1. Hoshicon unites the area's anime, manga subcultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... not have found friends," she said. At home in Waxhaw, Bennett started an anime club at the local branch of the Union County Public Library. She found a new group of local friends and began holding video game tournaments and making Japanese paper ...

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  2. Education NotesRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... the nonprofit's "Chapter of the Year" award for its support of Turning Point Domestic Violence Shelter in Union County. Five Union County public schools collected books for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction's (NCDPI) annual Give ...

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  3. Humane Society of Union County gives pets a voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    Sally Female Boykin / Spaniel mix 2-3 years old 35 pounds House trained Interested in adopting Sally? Send an email to [email protected] or call 704-283-9126. When Barbara Blair, president of the Humane Society of Union County, sees a problem in her community, she acts quickly.

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  4. Buying a newspaper sounds crazy, doesn't it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... industry would ask: Why in the world would anybody buy a newspaper? For the readers of the South Charlotte, Union County and Matthews-Mint Hill Weeklies, I'd first like to introduce myself. Then I'd like to tell you, quickly, why our company bought ...

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  5. New owners purchase WeeklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    Charlotte Media Group, a newly formed subsidiary of the McElvy Media Group of Houston Texas, has purchased the assets of the Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group from founder and publisher Alain Lillie of Charlotte. The acquisition includes the South Charlotte Weekly, Union County Weekly, Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly and The Pineville Pilot.

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  6. Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Grand Haven Tribune

    ... who have since pleaded guilty, were his legal guardian - a supervisor with the Department of Social Services in Union County, North Carolina - and her longtime boyfriend, an emergency room nurse. The abuse ended in November 2013 after police ...

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  7. Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... who have since pleaded guilty, were his legal guardian - a supervisor with the Department of Social Services in Union County, North Carolina - and her longtime boyfriend, an emergency room nurse. The abuse ended in November 2013 after police ...

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  8. Boy chained to porch with dead chicken around his neck: Boy reveals 2013 abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... boy. The boy's guardians - 59-year-old Wanda Sue Larson, a supervisor with the Department of Social Services in Union County, North Carolina, and her 59-year-old boyfriend Dorian Harper, an ER nurse - were sentenced in March of this year. The sordid ...

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  9. Mavs complete epic seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    Marvin Ridge Middle School's girls' soccer team won the Union County championship and finished with a perfect 11-0. Photo courtesy of Chris Araya The United States Women's National Soccer Team is heading to the finals of the World Cup.

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  10. Education NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... Cauthen worked in UCPS since 1996, according to the UCPS website, before her retirement. She was named the Union County Educational Office Professional Administrator of the Year this year. Brad Breedlove, principal at Monroe High School, was named ...

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  11. News BriefsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... "The positive business environment and employee work ethic in the region were key factors in the selection of Union County for the expansion," said Richard J. Harshman, chairman, president and CEO of ATI, in a news release. "These favorable ...

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  12. Honors for the Kannapolis Police Explorer programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | WBTV

    ... Jose Estela is a rising senior at A.L. Brown High School and a varsity athlete. This award was presented by the Union County Sheriff's Office in memory of Union County Sergeant Jeffery Wayne Greene - End of Watch November 19, 2014. This is the third ...

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  13. A child's life of abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Castanet.net

    ... who have since pleaded guilty, were his legal guardian - a supervisor with the Department of Social Services in Union County, North Carolina - and her longtime boyfriend, an emergency room nurse. The abuse ended in November 2013 after police ...

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  14. Boy, 13, chained up with dead chicken around his neck by abusive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... who have since pleaded guilty, were his legal guardian - a supervisor with the Department of Social Services in Union County, North Carolina - and her longtime boyfriend, an emergency room nurse. The abuse ended in November 2013 after police ...

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  15. Boy found chained with dead chicken around neck describes years of abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Dorian Lee Harper, left, and Wanda Sue Larson are seen in undated photos provided by the Union County, N.C. Sheriff's Office. Harper and Larson, a North Carolina social worker, were arrested Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, after a foster child was found cuffed by the ankle to Larson's front porch in Monroe, N.C., with a dead chicken hanging from around his neck.

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  16. Anson marks 30th anniversary of a The Color PurpleaRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Photo courtesy of Wanda Maness Steven Speilberg is shown filming "The Color Purple" in Anson County during the summer of 1985. WADESBORO - It's been 30 years since director Steven Speilberg and a cast of stars descended upon Anson and Union counties to film the acclaimed movie adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Color Purple."

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  17. Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group Sold to Charlotte Media GroupRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Editor & Publisher

    ... and publisher Alain Lillie of Charlotte, North Carolina. The acquisition includes the South Charlotte Weekly , Union County Weekly, Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly and the Pineville Pilot . The four community newspapers are delivered weekly to over 60,000 ...

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  18. Boy found chained to porch with chicken around neck speaks out for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    UNION COUNTY, NC - A teenager at the center of a child abuse case, when he was found chained to a porch with a dead chicken tied around his neck, is speaking out for the first time. The boy was 11 years old in 2013 when deputies found him on the porch of his foster parents Wanda Sue Larson and Dorian Harper.

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  19. Mystery fireball seen in southeastern Us yesterday was Space Junk, says NasaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... as Louisiana and as far north as West Virginia (left). The right image was taken in Indian Trail is a town in Union County, North Carolina 'It looked like it just kept getting closer to the ground and was on its way to crashing when it disappeared.' ...

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  20. Union Co. man accused of shooting into store for lottery ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | WBTV

    A Union County man has been accused of shooting into a College Food Mart in Wingate and stealing lottery tickets. Jeffrey Michael Bird, 27, was charged with felony counts of breaking and entering and larceny, along with several other charges including assault with a deadly weapon and shoplifting.

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