Morning Minute: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

News About Town: The Elizabeth Lane Elementary mobile unit sunset clause came up again during last night’s council meeting. The Planning Board presented a summary of their most recent meeting notes when they voted unanimously to recommend approval of a three-year for the clause. Principal Crystal Lail spoke to the Board and explained the new carpool queuing. The board of commissioners voted to maintain the annual reevaluation.


News Around Town: According to the NC Education Lottery twitter feed, the winning Cash 5 ticket was sold in Matthews. A ticket with all five matching numbers, worth $349,027, was sold at the Adams Mart at the corner of Matthews-Mint Hill and Independence (11103 E Independence Blvd, Matthews). Double-check your numbers, you may be a winner: 24 26 27 31 41.

One Good Thing: Got a precious pooch? Wanna show off the mug on your favorite mutt? The Town of Matthews wants to see pics of your pup for the Pawsitively Matthews’ Finest Fido contest. Submit your pictures by August 31, and your captivating canine will receive a prize and be featured on the official 2019 Pawsitively Matthews t-shirt.