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Earlier this summer, North Carolinians saw just how troubling a ransomware attack can be as the Colonial Pipeline shutdown wreaked havoc at gas stations across the Southeast. But this wasn’t a one-time thing – ransomware attacks are on the rise. Last year alone, nearly a quarter of the 1,644…

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Most communities in southern Mecklenburg and western Union counties held candidate filing between July 2 and 16 for the Nov. 2 election. Candidates running for office are required to file their paperwork to officially be added to the ballot. 

MATTHEWS – Residents in Williams Station and along Windsor Chase Drive could get some new neighbors. It depends on how town commissioners move forward with the rezoning petition in their laps.

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MATTHEWS – What do you think of the Matthews Police Department? Now is your time to tell them. The department is asking Matthews residents to complete a survey that will be used to grade its level of service, identify opportunities to improve and guide its strategic planning process. The sur…

CULLOWHEE – The N.C. General Assembly appointed Matthews resident Bill Brawley to serve on the Western Carolina University Board of Trustees from July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2025.

CHARLOTTE – Writing from her own experiences with marriage and family life, Leigh Davis highlights the complexity of marriage and the importance of a faith-centered relationship in “Third Time at Bat: A Memoir of Marriages.”