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News in Union County, North Carolina
Flooding could become a daily problem in North Carolina by 2045, report says
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:47:57 -0800
RALEIGH, N.C.—North Carolina’s coast will see more frequent and more destructive floods at high tide over the next 30 years, several studies say — even on mild, sunny days — as rising sea levels shove the Atlantic Ocean higher onto our shores.
Son of ex-slave who fought in Union army dies at age 97
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:26:48 -0800
RALEIGH, North Carolina (AP) " Luke Martin Jr., the son of an ex-slave and Civil War Union soldier, has died " 179 years after his father was born.Martin was 97 when he died Sunday at his home in North Carolina, said his daughter,...
Rising seas boost tidal flooding risks on NC coast
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:38:22 -0800
North Carolina's coast will see more frequent and more destructive floods at high tide over the next 30 years, several studies say - even on mild, sunny days - as… Click to Continue »
Photo Release -- SECU Partners to Spotlight Foster Care and Adoption in North Carolina
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:08:33 -0800
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Through a project known as the NC Heart Gallery, State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) members will soon see a few new faces in their local branches -- the beautiful smiles of some of North ...
Photo Release -- SECU Foundation "People Helping People" Scholarships -- a $46 Million Commitment!
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 06:50:42 -0800
RALEIGH, N.C. -- When the SECU Foundation "People Helping People" scholarship program was established in 2004, State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) members made a substantial commitment to North ...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:34:52 -0800
NC commissioners set legislative priorities
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:56:14 -0800
After wading through more than 300 legislative goals presented by more than 500 commissioners throughout the state, the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners has agreed on five top priorities to present to legislators during the 2015 General Assembly.
20 people hurt in NC school bus crash
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 07:40:56 -0800
The North Carolina Highway Patrol says 20 people have been hurt in a school bus wreck in Union County.
Son of ex-slave who served in Union army during Civil War dies 179 years after father's birth
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:07:54 -0800
Luke Martin Jr., whose father was an ex-slave and Civil War Union soldier, has died — 179 years after his father was born.
Son of slave who served in U.S. Colored Troops dies
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:55:08 -0800
RALEIGH, N.C. Luke Martin Jr., the son of an ex-slave and Civil War Union soldier, has died — 179 years after his father was born. Martin was 97 when he died Sunday at his home in New Bern, North Carolina, said his daughter, Fannie Martin-Williams. Her father, who suffered from congestive heart failure and other ailments, had been in declining health for several months, she said.