Wingate swimmers dive into the Special Olympics

By Madison Mataxas, Staff Writer The swimmers of the Wingate University swim team are well-versed when it comes to their successes and achievements in and out of the pool; and, this does not stop when it comes to any chances the team has to give back to the surrounding Union County community. One way the team works with members of the community includes the Special Olympics … Continue reading Wingate swimmers dive into the Special Olympics

Wingate students celebrate One Day One Dog

By Quinn McGhee, Staff Writer One Day One Dog is a yearly community service event here at Wingate where classes are canceled so students can volunteer their time on campus and to the community of Wingate. This year Wingate had over 1,200 students participate in 27 different service projects across the community.   For Wingate sophomores, Lilian Martinez and Esmeralda Loredo, this was their second year … Continue reading Wingate students celebrate One Day One Dog

Town of Wingate dedicates new Fire Dept. facility 

Town of Wingate seeks Volunteer Fire Fighters Delaney Smith, Staff Writer On Wednesday, December 7, the Wingate Volunteer Fire Department held a ribbon cutting for the opening of their new station located on Wilson Street. The new building will also house Town Hall and provide more space to better serve the community. “It’s an exciting time for the Wingate Volunteer Fire Department and the Town … Continue reading Town of Wingate dedicates new Fire Dept. facility