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Stallings’s proposed budget focuses on infrastructure, jobs

Stallings’s proposed budget focuses on infrastructure, jobs

STALLINGS – The Stallings Town Council held a special meeting on June 1 to discuss proposed budget items for the 2015-16 fiscal year. Though the town will lose $60,000 in… Read more »

Thomas Reed digs in to service

Thomas Reed digs in to service

STALLINGS – Shannamara resident Jill Reed said her son, Thomas, enjoyed playing outdoors and chasing lizards and frogs when growing up. “He has always been fascinated with animals and nature,”… Read more »

Waxhaw Woman’s Club donates to five local organizations

Waxhaw Woman’s Club donates to five local organizations

Turning Point Domestic Violence Shelter, Literacy Council of Union County, Waxhaw’s Ray of Hope Community Outreach, Union County Crisis Assistance Ministry and Tree House Children’s Advocacy Center each received a… Read more »

News Briefs

News Briefs

Letter to the Editor Editor, Although it may be beyond your parameters on reporting in the Union County Weekly, it certainly is a huge question why the Union County Public… Read more »

When a dream comes true

When a dream comes true

Matthews Playhouse celebrates 20th anniversary Twenty years ago, June Bayless had a vision to launch a small community theater east of Charlotte. Fast-forward two decades, and Bayless’s vision has materialized… Read more »

Honoring those who  have fallen,  and those still answering the call

Honoring those who have fallen, and those still answering the call

First responders and veterans unveil “Old Glory” flag in lead up to Memorial Day WEDDINGTON – A Weddington resident memorialized fallen veterans and first responders while also honoring locals who… Read more »

Waxhaw plans for the future

Waxhaw plans for the future

WAXHAW – Waxhaw is known for its “small-town charm,” but also continues to grow as a lively community for young families in North Carolina. This year Nerdwallet.com named Waxhaw the… Read more »

‘Young Voices’ travel far

‘Young Voices’ travel far

WAXHAW – Eleven-year-old Waxhaw resident Jordan Krafft had the opportunity of a lifetime. He and his mother, Bettylyn Krafft, traveled to New York City with Young Voices of the Carolinas,… 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 »

Wesley Chapel Friends of Parks & Rec. host inaugural Pig in the Park

Wesley Chapel Friends of Parks & Rec. host inaugural Pig in the Park

Wesley Chapel Friends of Parks & Recreation held its inaugural Pig in the Park Barbecue Cook-Off at Dogwood Park on May 16. Seven teams competed in the barbecue event. Waxhaw’s… Read more »