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Education Notes: May 14 to 20

Education Notes: May 14 to 20

Union board of ed files for rehearing On Tuesday, May 12, the Union County Board of Education filed a request with the North Carolina Court of Appeals for a rehearing… Read more »

Faith Notes: May 14 to 20

Faith Notes: May 14 to 20

Blood Drive at Spirit of Joy WEDDINGTON – Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church will host a blood drive in partnership with the American Red Cross on Tuesday, May 19 from… Read more »

Rebels with a cause

Rebels with a cause

Parkwood’s baseball team was in search of its identity, and found it in its season opener against one of the area’s top teams – Piedmont. The Rebels led 5-0 going… Read more »

Cuthbertson thriving in Paciolla’s first year

Cuthbertson thriving in Paciolla’s first year

Jeff Paciolla’s transition from assistant coach to the head coach of the Cuthbertson girls’ soccer team has been smooth, as evidenced by the Cavs’ impressive 16-2 record. Paciolla, who served… Read more »

The Misty Meadows Mitey Riders celebrate their 21st annual spring festival

The Misty Meadows Mitey Riders celebrate their 21st annual spring festival

Hundreds of miles from the site of Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, 8-year-old William Kinsey, a Waxhaw resident with Down syndrome, mounted his horse Chief and took his place in the corral… Read more »

New cameras will catch good and bad at Waxhaw Sk8 Park

New cameras will catch good and bad at Waxhaw Sk8 Park

WAXHAW – Skateboarders at Waxhaw Sk8 Park will now be under the watchful eyes of the Waxhaw Police Department (WPD) and Parks and Recreation Department at all times, for better… Read more »

Local girl scouts work together to bring Union County its first dog park

Local girl scouts work together to bring Union County its first dog park

WESLEY CHAPEL – To walk through Dogwood Park in Wesley Chapel is to see what local Boy and Girl Scouts have to offer their communities. Park benches, picnic tables, grilling… Read more »

News Briefs: May 7 to 13

News Briefs: May 7 to 13

Hospice of Union County Hosts 19th Annual Golf Tournament Carolinas HealthCare System’s Hospice of Union County will host its 19th Annual Hospice of Union County Golf Tournament on Monday, May… Read more »

County commissioners take stance on Weddington fire service

County commissioners take stance on Weddington fire service

Mayor says county resolution won’t affect decision MONROE – At its May 4 meeting, the Union County Board of Commissioners (UCBOC) unanimously approved a resolution to request that the Weddington… Read more »

‘Shrek JR’ to hit stage this weekend

‘Shrek JR’ to hit stage this weekend

Parkwood Middle students to perform ‘JR’ version of Broadway musical MONROE – Dozens of small-scale fairytale and storybook characters will come to life in Union County this weekend, as students… Read more »