NEWS


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Ashby addresses Rotary about AG+ART

Ashby addresses Rotary about AG+ART

July At The UCACThe following activities and events are taking place at the Union County Arts Council in July.Painting with Coffee — Whether you...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Third time is charm for Team Aruba

Third time is charm for Team Aruba

GRAND BEND, Ont. — The last three events have equated to three final rounds for Team Aruba. While the team came heartwrenchingly close to its fi...

June 29th, 2016 |  


FCA golf tournament winners

FCA golf tournament winners

UNION — The Union County FCA held their 8th Annual Golf Tournament at Heddles Hideaway on June 10, 2016.First place winners of the tournament we...

June 29th, 2016 |  


City awarded $675,000 grant

City awarded $675,000 grant

UNION — A church, five businesses and approximately 80 residents of seven streets will soon be getting improved sewer service thanks to a $675,0...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Register now at SCC Union Campus

Register now at SCC Union Campus

UNION COUNTY — The fall semester at the Union Campus of Spartanburg Community College is going to be very busy this year, so busy that Site Coor...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


Library seeks to raise $100,000

Library seeks to raise $100,000

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Carnegie Library is asking for the public’s help in raising the $100,000 it still needs to pay for renovat...

June 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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FCA golf tournament winners
‘Music and Miracles’ July 7

‘Music and Miracles’ July 7

UNION COUNTY — The effort raise to funds for the construction of the all-inclusive “ALLstar Park” at the Timken Sports Complex conti...

June 25th, 2016 updated: June 25th, 2016. |  


Runners go from ‘J’ville to the U’

Runners go from ‘J’ville to the U’

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Disabilities and Special Needs Board along with Ainsley’s Angels of the Upstate had a ½ Marathon/10K ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Team Aruba shares paradise with fans

Team Aruba shares paradise with fans

UNION — Team Aruba is always easy to spot in their brightly colored uniforms that match their eye-catching Pro Stock Mustang.The team debuted ne...

June 18th, 2016 |  


McNeil signs with Voorhees College

McNeil signs with Voorhees College

UNION — A member of the Union County High School Class of 2016 who spent the last three years on the high school’s track and field team wi...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Reaching out to the community

Reaching out to the community

UNION — While sports is often thought of as a physical activity the annual KICK Sports Camp sponsored by New Life Baptist Church has a spiritual...

June 15th, 2016 updated: June 15th, 2016. |  


Local ministry hosts pro wrestling fundraiser

Local ministry hosts pro wrestling fundraiser

UNION — A local men’s ministry will host an exciting fundraiser next Saturday to involve all ages and raise money for the group.The St. Pa...

June 6th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Safety first with fireworks

Safety first with fireworks

COLUMBIA — With the Fourth of July holiday a week away, the South Carolina State Fire Marshal’s office is urging citizens to stay safe if ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Create memorable summer moments

Create memorable summer moments

MUKWONAGO, WI — No matter your budget, space or gardening experience, you can design an outdoor entertainment area for you, your family and frie...

June 30th, 2016 |  


ST-ARTS students love the arts

ST-ARTS students love the arts

ROCK HILL — For many students in the area surrounding Winthrop University, studying the arts has become more than just an activity in their free...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Clemson intern a ‘natural’ for PPG

Clemson intern a ‘natural’ for PPG

UNION — Piedmont Physic Garden (PPG) welcomes summer intern Hannah Spencer, a senior at Clemson University, pursuing a Bachelor of Science in En...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Barnes running for 5th District seat

Barnes running for 5th District seat

PROSPERITY — Rudy Barnes, Jr., the American Party nominee for the 5th Congressional District and former Columbia City Councilman, officially ann...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


The true land of liberty

The true land of liberty

Installation Worship ServiceSeekwell Baptist Church, 6167 Brazelmans Bridge Road, Whitmire, will hold an Installation Worship Service for Pastor Willi...

June 29th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Thank you for supporting me

To the editor:I would like to thank everyone who supported me when I ran for reelection to the Union County Council District 2 seat in the June 14 Dem...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


An unforgettable year so far

Hello again, it’s been quite awhile since you’ve heard from me. This has been an unforgettable year, so far. February, slipped down my hil...

June 18th, 2016 |  


Place your confidence in God

Place your confidence in God

Do you have confidence? If so, in what? We place confidence in all sorts of things. It can be people, education, jobs, doctors, our car to get us wher...

June 5th, 2016 |  


Thank you Dr. Eubanks

Thank you Dr. Eubanks

To the editor:On behalf of the Union County Board of School Trustees, I would like to thank Dr. David Eubanks for his commitment to Union County Schoo...

June 5th, 2016 |  


Living an unstoppable life

Living an unstoppable life

17 Then the high priest rose up, and all they that were with him, (which is the sect of the Sadducees,) and were filled with indignation,18 And laid t...

May 25th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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$100 million landfill agreement
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Update: $100 million over 70 years
Summit seeks to develop workforce

Summit seeks to develop workforce

UNION COUNTY — The effort to develop a skilled, trained, and experienced workforce that will be attractive to both new and existing industry is ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Property transfers in Union County

Property transfers in Union County

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Clerk of Court’s Office recorded the following verified property transfers during the weeks of June 1-14.&...

June 20th, 2016 updated: June 20th, 2016. |  


Team Aruba shares paradise with fans

Team Aruba shares paradise with fans

UNION — Team Aruba is always easy to spot in their brightly colored uniforms that match their eye-catching Pro Stock Mustang.The team debuted ne...

June 18th, 2016 |  


‘Agency Spotlight’ at SCWorks

‘Agency Spotlight’ at SCWorks

UNION COUNTY — An upcoming event will give local residents an opportunity to learn about assistance available to them which they may not realize...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Land transfers in Union County

Land transfers in Union County

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Clerk of Court’s Office recorded the following verified property transfers during the weeks of May 18-June...

June 12th, 2016 |  


Broadening solar power in SC

Broadening solar power in SC

COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s electric cooperatives are creating the largest network of community solar installations in the state, signific...

June 10th, 2016 updated: June 10th, 2016. |  


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