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Waxhaw bouncing back with new business

Waxhaw bouncing back with new businessSmall businesses have been hit hard over the past few years with the tough economy, some having to close their doors. But the town of Waxhaw says their charming Main Street is making a comeback.
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  • 2 years, 11 months ago
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Waxhaw Kohl's grand opening set for Sept. 28

Waxhaw Kohl's grand opening set for Sept. 28Kohl’s is set to open a new store September 28 in Waxhaw, and the company says it will bring 150 jobs to the area.
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  • 3 years ago
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Kohl's bringing 150 jobs to Charlotte

Kohl's bringing 150 jobs to CharlotteApproximately 150 new jobs are coming to Charlotte with the opening of a new Kohl’s department store in Waxhaw.
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  • 3 years, 2 months ago
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Monroe mother sentenced to 13 years in baby's death

Monroe mother sentenced to 13 years in baby's death A woman has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for the death of her newborn baby girl.
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  • 3 years, 2 months ago
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Deputies catch suspect in Union County manhunt

Deputies catch suspect in Union County manhuntUnion County deputies have caught an armed suspect who was hiding out in a campsite near Waxhaw.
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  • 3 years, 2 months ago
Crime

Waxhaw police search for vandals

Waxhaw police search for vandalsWaxhaw police are looking for vandals that broke several windows out of a building in the historic district of Waxhaw.
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  • 3 years, 3 months ago
Waxhaw

Brother charged in Union County teen's death

Brother charged in Union County teen's deathA Union County teen has been charged in connection with a head-on crash that killed his younger brother earlier this month, the N.C. Highway Patrol says.
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  • 3 years, 4 months ago
Waxhaw

Waxhaw teen named National SAVE Student of the Year

Waxhaw teen named National SAVE Student of the YearWaxhaw teen named National SAVE Student of the Year
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  • 3 years, 4 months ago
Local

Crash kills Union County teen, injures brother

Crash kills Union County teen, injures brotherA 14-year-old Union County high school student died late Tuesday afternoon after a car driven by his brother crashed into another vehicle, authorities say.
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  • 3 years, 4 months ago
Videos

Marvin Ridge students write essays on values

Marvin Ridge students write essays on valuesStudents at Marvin Ridge Middle School opened up to their classmates and parents on Wednesday.
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  • 3 years, 5 months ago
Waxhaw

Waxhaw police ask residents to watch for suspicious van

Waxhaw police ask residents to watch for suspicious vanPolice are asking Waxhaw residents to be on the lookout for a suspicious van.
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
Local

Union County budget cuts will likely hit classrooms

Union County budget cuts will likely hit classroomsThe area's fastest growing county is facing some of the toughest budget cuts and leaders say those cuts will hit the classroom.
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
Waxhaw

Most Wanted Suspects: Waxhaw

Most Wanted Suspects: WaxhawMost Wanted Suspects: Waxhaw
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
Waxhaw

Waxhaw considers ordinance on dangerous animals

Waxhaw considers ordinance on dangerous animalsThe town of Waxhaw is working on new rules to protect families from dangerous animals.
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
Local

Dog owner indicted on charges for 5-year-old’s death

Dog owner indicted on charges for 5-year-old’s death The owner of two pit bulls that attacked and killed a 5-year-old girl in January has been indicted on one count of involuntary manslaughter and two counts of restraint of animals.
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
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High gas prices mean more charges for some services

High gas prices mean more charges for some servicesRising fuel prices have prompted a garbage company to add a two dollar surcharge to cover fuel expenses.
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
Waxhaw

Unison Music Festival showcases fifth-grade musicians

Unison Music Festival showcases fifth-grade musiciansThe fourth annual Unison Music Festival will take place this Saturday at Cuthbertson High School.
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  • 3 years, 6 months ago
Waxhaw

3 schools participating in Fred Ingold Music Festival

3 schools participating in Fred Ingold Music FestivalThe Fred Ingold Festival has been an important event for Union County second graders for over 10 years.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
Local

Winning girls’ basketball team booted from tournament

Winning girls’ basketball team booted from tournament A girls’ basketball team made up of fourth, fifth and sixth graders was kicked out of a tournament after winning a game.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Rock star welcome home for boy recovering from pit bull attack

Rock star welcome home for boy recovering from pit bull attackAfter more than a month in the hospital after a pit bull attack, a 6-year-old little boy received a very special homecoming Friday afternoon.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Neighbors upset they weren’t told of sewage spill

Neighbors upset they weren’t told of sewage spill A sewage spill in Waxhaw has neighbors upset over lack of notification.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Waxhaw to study leash laws, dog ordinances following deadly attack

Waxhaw to study leash laws, dog ordinances following deadly attackWaxhaw town commissioners will look at leash laws and dog ordinances in wake of fatal dog attack.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Waxhaw has no animal control

Waxhaw has no animal controlFatal mauling prompts town, county to discuss new laws, registration of dangerous breeds.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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School resource officer, students buy headstone for student who died

School resource officer, students buy headstone for student who diedIt’s a phrase that’s often said when someone dies; ‘gone, but not forgotten.’
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Charlotte-area businesswoman makes her passion pay off

Charlotte-area businesswoman makes her passion pay off'Tis the season of giving, but a local businesswoman makes a habit of giving all year long. and her passion is paying off in all kinds of ways..
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Students run haunted jailhouse in Waxhaw

Students run haunted jailhouse in WaxhawSome Marvin Ridge High School students have created a haunted jailhouse this Halloween, raising money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago
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Contact Us | News in your neighborhood

Contact Us | News in your neighborhoodWe want to hear from you.
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  • 3 years, 7 months ago