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Something new is brewing  in Waxhaw

Something new is brewing in Waxhaw

Something new is brewing in Waxhaw County’s first brewery slated to open this fall WAXHAW – Twenty years ago, brewing beer was just a hobby for Waxhaw resident Neil Gimon…. Read more »

Historic Union County courthouse designated as museum

Historic Union County courthouse designated as museum

County commissioners work to honor history, preservation MONROE – One of Union County’s most notable landmarks is one step closer to preservation. The historic Union County courthouse and grounds, located at… Read more »

Drought, heat cripples farmers

Drought, heat cripples farmers

County declares Stage 1 conservation measures Nancy Humphries, owner of Mouton Blanc Farms, walks onto an empty field that once was home to luscious tomatoes, ripe squash and other homegrown… Read more »

Kennel concern

Kennel concern

Registration issues result in cease and desist order for Waxhaw rescue, organization plans to receive proper license WAXHAW – Waxhaw-based Heavensown Rescue received a cease and desist order from the… Read more »

Parade Proposal

Parade Proposal

Couple gets engaged at Indian Trail Fourth of July Parade INDIAN TRAIL – Morgan Gault and her family spend every Fourth of July sitting in front of Lilly’s Auction House… Read more »

Jobs on the line?

Jobs on the line?

As Dollar Tree completes the purchase of Family Dollar, Matthews-based distribution center employees face possible job loss Virginia-based Dollar Tree completed its billion-dollar purchase of Family Dollar on July 6,… Read more »

Humane Society of Union County gives pets a voice

Humane Society of Union County gives pets a voice

Nonprofit to offer weekly wellness clinic, continue spay and neuter clinic When Barbara Blair, president of the Humane Society of Union County, sees a problem in her community, she acts… Read more »

Allen Tate dies, legacy lives on

Allen Tate dies, legacy lives on

H. Allen Tate, Jr., founder and chairman of the Allen Tate Company, died at his home in Charlotte on June 22 at 84 years old. The loss is a great… Read more »

Red Cross sends Union County residents to Texas, Oklahoma for disaster relief

Red Cross sends Union County residents to Texas, Oklahoma for disaster relief

Local volunteers help lead recover efforts after floods, tornadoes Thirty-one individuals in Oklahoma and Texas died after record-breaking floods and tornadoes swept across the Southern Plains in late May. Oklahoma… Read more »

Brown sees growth, prospering in Wingate University’s future

Brown sees growth, prospering in Wingate University’s future

Dr. Rhett Brown begins role as university’s president When Rhett Brown walked onto the campus of Wingate College in 1985 as a first-generation college student, it set in motion a… Read more »