NEWS


8:30 am
Updated: 8:30 am. |    
Lenten Services continue
Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.High School Game ScheduleThe following Union County High School t...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Reception draws large turnout

Reception draws large turnout

UNION — The young artists whose work currently hangs on the walls of the Union County Arts Council Art Gallery in downtown Union were honored wi...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Life Line Screening coming to Union

Life Line Screening coming to Union

UNION — Residents living in and around the Union can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chroni...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Biblical Studies begins March 27

Biblical Studies begins March 27

UNION — Persons interested in better serving God and improving their knowledge and understanding of His Word will have the opportunity to do so ...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Lenten Services continue

Lenten Services continue

UNION — Grace United Methodist Church would like to extend a warm invitation for you to join us for our annual Lenten Services followed by lunch...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Explore Rose Hill by night

Explore Rose Hill by night

UNION — Visit us for one of Rose Hill Plantation’s most popular programs on Saturday, April 8, from 7-9 p.m. Participate in a rare opportu...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


8:00 am
Updated: 8:52 am. |    
Bantams defeat High Point 2-1
Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.High School Game ScheduleThe following Union County High School t...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14

Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14

LOCKHART — The Lockhart Elementary/Middle School Softball Team scored their first victory of the season with a win over Chesnee Thursday night.I...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams

MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams

UNION COUNTY — The Miracle League of Union County has signed up a total of 65 players for seven teams for its 2017 season but still needs buddie...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.Baseball ClinicWest Springs Baptist Church (www.westspringsbaptis...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Wildcats fall to Bulldogs 6-4

Wildcats fall to Bulldogs 6-4

JONESVILLE — A tight game that saw both teams scoreless for the first three innings ended with the Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Girls Relay Team finishes 2nd

Girls Relay Team finishes 2nd

UNION COUNTY — It was a busy weekend for the Union County High School Track Team which competed in the Foothills Classic at Byrnes High School o...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


How to not dress for success

How to not dress for success

UNION — It has been said that you never get a second chance to make a first impression and so that’s why you should never wear pajama pant...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Lenten Services continue

Lenten Services continue

UNION — Grace United Methodist Church would like to extend a warm invitation for you to join us for our annual Lenten Services followed by lunch...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


Do you produce good fruit or bad?

Do you produce good fruit or bad?

Thursday, March 304-7 p.m.: Augsburg Lutheran Church (next to Brian’s Auto Body Shop) will hold a Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale.Spaghetti, meat...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Civitans rock their socks for WDSD

Civitans rock their socks for WDSD

‘Growing Healthy Kids’ WorkshopDo you struggle to get your child to eat vegetables? Are you interested in seeing your child become more ac...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Bantams defeat High Point 2-1

Bantams defeat High Point 2-1

UNION COUNTY — The number one team in the Division II Central IV Conference got beat this weekend by the USC Union Bantams.In a statement releas...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


UCHS Girls Track Team wins meet

UCHS Girls Track Team wins meet

UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School Girls Track Team finished first and the Boys Team third in a meet against five other teams this past...

March 29th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Don’t ditch the tin-foil hat just yet

Maybe your microwave isn’t spying on you. Perhaps your toaster isn’t plotting nefarious acts.But don’t take off the tin-foil hat jus...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Crazy weather and winter memories

Crazy weather and winter memories

Isn’t this weather crazy? Now we’re having winter. And for the month before we had a taste of summer. I loved it! What we’re getting...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Veterans should vote for Mullikin

Veterans should vote for Mullikin

Washington is in a dismal state of disrepair, and this disrepair is now bleeding over into our military’s ability to defend this nation. No long...

March 15th, 2017 |  


McJimpsey to speak at seminar

McJimpsey to speak at seminar

Wyatt’s Chapel plans to conduct a seminar on substance abuse and mental health. The purpose of the conference is to educate the dangers and cons...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Pyles to address church seminar

Pyles to address church seminar

Wyatt’s Chapel plans to conduct a seminar on substance abuse and mental health. The purpose of the conference is to educate the dangers and cons...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Why I’m voting for Chad Connelly

To the editor:In the race to replace Mick Mulvaney in the U.S. House of Representatives, I am proud to put my support behind Chad Connelly. Chad is a ...

March 4th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Trammell named Chamber Executive Director

Trammell named Chamber Executive Director

UNION — The new Executive Director of the Union County Chamber of Commerce brings to the position years of experience in economic development an...

March 18th, 2017 updated: March 18th, 2017. |  


Supporting an $8 million investment

Supporting an $8 million investment

UNION COUNTY — Economic development was a big part of Tuesday’s Union County Council meeting council approving the extension of a tax brea...

March 18th, 2017 updated: March 18th, 2017. |  


Students see ‘Accidents Disappear’

Students see ‘Accidents Disappear’

GAFFNEY — Over 800 students at three local elementary schools got an interesting lesson in electrical safety on Wednesday, March 8.Using magic t...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Gestamp revenues top €7.5 billion

Gestamp revenues top €7.5 billion

MADRID, SPAIN — Just days after it announced plans to expand its operations in Union County Gestamp reported revenue totaling more than €7...

March 15th, 2017 |  


$129 million and 130 new jobs

$129 million and 130 new jobs

BONHAM — Gestamp is expanding and will invest $129 million in that expansion and create 130 new jobs as a result.In a statement released Tuesday...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Academic Outreach Camp in June

Academic Outreach Camp in June

SPARTANBURG — From exploring manufacturing production processes and healthcare quality outcomes, to driving high-performance BMWs, 30 rising hig...

March 9th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA