List/Grid

Author Archives: CarolinaWeekly

Sardinia’s team-first attitude leads Cavs to states

Sardinia’s team-first attitude leads Cavs to states

Cuthbertson’s Michael Sardinia is the 2015 Union County Weekly Golfer of the Year For the 2015 Union County Weekly’s Golfer of the Year – Cuthbertson junior Michael Sardinia – it’s… Read more »

New dance studio to bring big names and new attitude to dancing in Stallings

New dance studio to bring big names and new attitude to dancing in Stallings

STALLINGS – “I started dancing when I was 18 months old,” said 26-year-old Kristin Carriker. After college and a couple of years in the corporate world, Carriker decided to drop… Read more »

Education Notes

Education Notes

Union County BOE withdraws funding dispute The Union County Board of Education (BOE) voted to withdraw its funding dispute lawsuit against the Union County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), according… Read more »

Maverick tennis completes perfect season

Maverick tennis completes perfect season

“In my mind, they’re a dream team.” Those were the final words Marvin Ridge tennis coach Julie van Olden had to say about her team after recapping their season. Earlier… Read more »

Residents denounce plea deal in Larson case

Residents denounce plea deal in Larson case

Larson released after receiving credit for time served MONROE – A crowd of more than 75 Union County residents gathered in front of the Union County courthouse at noon on… Read more »

News briefs

News briefs

Court of appeals overturns 2013 board of education verdict On Tuesday, April 7, the North Carolina Court of Appeals ruled in a unanimous decision to vacate a $91 million jury… Read more »

Education Notes

Education Notes

Harris Teeter awards grant money to three Union County schools Grant money from Harris Teeter will give students at three Union County schools the chance to become healthier and more… Read more »

Arts Notes

Arts Notes

Wingate University receives Union County Community Arts Council’s Lifetime Achievement Award WINGATE – Wingate University received the HeART of the Arts Lifetime Achievement Award from the Union County Community Arts… Read more »

Education Notes: Feb. 19 to 25, 2015

Education Notes: Feb. 19 to 25, 2015

Marvin Ridge fisher takes advantage of warm windows in winter MARVIN – Marvin Ridge High School junior Jon Spencer, of Marvin Ridge Fishing, has taken advantage of the window of… Read more »

Faith Notes: Feb. 19 to 25, 2015

Faith Notes: Feb. 19 to 25, 2015

Ebenezer Baptist Church hosts youth events INDIAN TRAIL – Ebenezer Baptist Church hosts two weekly youth programs, AWANA Clubs and Word of Life. AWANA Clubs are open to second- through… Read more »