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Most of the capital projects in Union County over the last 20 years have been financed by SPLOST funds. Recently we spoke to Sole Commissioner Lamar Paris about this tool and how these facilities are maintained once they are built. (soundbite)


Today a mass COVID 19 vaccination clinic will take place at the Union County Recreation Center. The event is appointment only. Additional mass vaccinations will be scheduled as supplies become available through the state and the federal government.


Transmission of COVID-19 has been “extremely limited” in public schools that have reopened in North Carolina, a team of researchers from Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill have found. A new study released this week says only a handful of coronavirus cases can be traced to schools, and no children were found to have transmitted the virus to adults.