Union R-XI officials will meet with the community a second time Tuesday, Sept. 19, in hopes of garnering more opinions on possible solutions to the district’s overcrowding issues.
Area firefighters and community members were part of the Missouri Task Force 1 (MO-TF1) that helped evacuate and rescue nearly 400 people and many pets in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Three teams were among those inducted into the Union High School’s first Hall of Fame induction ceremony, held Saturday night at the school.
Three Union High School coaches set a high bar for inductees into the newly founded Union High School Athletic Hall of Fame.
Three sports contributors joined the ranks of those added to the Union High School Hall of Fame at the first induction ceremony Saturday night.
Twelve former Union High School athletes were honored for their athletic accomplishments during the inaugural UHS Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday evening.
Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft recently announced that Scenic Regional Library received a technology mini-grant of $4,969 through the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).
The city will soon be home to a new, all-inclusive playground near the splash pad pavilion at Veterans Memorial Park, located off Progress Parkway on the east side of town.
Union native and solo musical artist Matthew Campbell, with City of Union Music, will tour the area after a year touring abroad.
More than 200 people are expected to attend the first Union R-XI Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony Saturday, Sept. 9, honoring past figures in the school’s athletic history.
The Rev. Lance Langenberg, pastor, stood in the foyer of the former New Hope Assembly of God Church on a recent summer day. He has big dreams for the new Life Stream Church, located at 1330 E. Main St.
The city’s planning and zoning commission this week began the review process regarding laws on open storage in areas such as porches, yards, patios and in vehicles.
The city planning board Monday night gave preliminary approval for a new 99-lot residential subdivision south of Highway 50 east, between Highway 47 south and Prairie Dell Road.
Students at Union High School seeking a career right out of high school are in luck, due to a new program at the school.
As a regular Missouri Lottery Powerball, Mega Millions and Scratchers player, purchasing Powerball tickets for one of the Draw Game’s largest jackpots was just an added bonus for Dean Kissinger of Union.
Four Union Fire Protection District firefighters have been deployed to Texas for search and rescue efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, a category four hurricane that hit the Gulf Coast Friday, Aug. 25.
The Knights of Columbus 10th annual Journey for Charity Tractor Cruise to raise funds and collect food for local pantries will take place Sunday, Sept. 10.
As the first public forum to discuss the future of Union R-XI facilities nears, some in the district have their minds on possible solutions to overcrowding issues.
Willow Brooke resident Terri Joyce donned a special T-shirt for the total solar eclipse Monday. It read “I was on the path less traveled — the path of totality,” along with the date, Aug. 21, 2017, and “Great American Eclipse.”
The Union R-XI School District kicked off its first week of classes with a Chromebook for each student in grades three to 12, and reached an important milestone in its technology initiative.
As the sky darkened and the moon made its way in front of the sun during the total solar eclipse Monday, Veterans Memorial Park in Union erupted in cheers from the throngs of visitors who gathered there to watch the historic event.
Franklin County Fire Investigator Jim Schuhmacher is investigating three separate fires that he says were intentionally set on a property on the North Service Road near the Shawneetown Ford Overpass in Franklin County.