UNION COUNTY — The Union County Board of Education (BOE) has voted 8-1 to maintain their current plan to add a second day of in-person instruction for Pre-Kindergarten through the 12th grade. The vote was taken during a special called meeting on Tuesday (Sept. 22).

MONROE — Quarterback Grayson McCall was the secret weapon that worked out masterfully on Saturday night, leading Coastal Carolina University to a surprisingly-lopsided win at Kansas. A redshirt freshman who starred at Porter Ridge High, McCall accounted for all five of his team’s touchdowns …

CHARLOTTE — A new vaccine research program, “STRIVE for Healthier Futures,” has been developed at Atrium Health with a goal of identifying a vaccine that safely and effectively prevents the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), according to a report from the communications department.

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