NEWS


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Sims Students of the Month
8:00 am
Updated: 8:00 am. |    
Post 22 seeks home field designation
Bantams beat Terriers 10-0

Bantams beat Terriers 10-0

UNION COUNTY — In their fourth game of the season the USC Union Bantams Club Baseball Team triumphed with ease over the Wofford Terriers in a ga...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Three sign with Lady Bantams

Three sign with Lady Bantams

UNION COUNTY — The USC Union Lady Bantams Softball Team has signed three more players for the 2017 season.In a statement released Monday, USC Un...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


88 children in seven teams

88 children in seven teams

UNION COUNTY — Draft Day for the Dixie Youth Minor League began with 88 children and ended with seven teams.Saturday was the first of two Draft ...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


How God sees His children

How God sees His children

Sunday, Feb. 2611 a.m.: Mt. Joy Baptist Church, 657 Pea Ridge Highway, will host a performance by the Riverside Boys. Everyone welcome.Thursday, March...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Taylor addresses Rotary about Boy Scouts

Taylor addresses Rotary about Boy Scouts

Relay For Life Chicken StewA chicken stew sale will be held Saturday, Feb. 25 starting 11 a.m. at Faiforest Baptist Church. The chicken stew will be c...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Guilty pleas heard in General Sessions Court

Guilty pleas heard in General Sessions Court

UNION COUNTY — The following persons pleaded guilty this week before Judge Lee S. Alford of York in General Sessions Court in the Main Courtroom...

February 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 8:00 am. |    
Post 22 seeks home field designation
7:00 am |    
Bantams beat Terriers 10-0
88 children in seven teams

88 children in seven teams

UNION COUNTY — Draft Day for the Dixie Youth Minor League began with 88 children and ended with seven teams.Saturday was the first of two Draft ...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Guinn competes in New York City

Guinn competes in New York City

UNION COUNTY — A Union native and graduate of Union County High School is making his mark in the world of collegiate Indoor Track and Field comp...

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


Season ends for Lady Jackets

Season ends for Lady Jackets

UNION COUNTY — The basketball season came to end for the Lady Jackets with a 95-25 loss to North Augusta.Coach Imani Richard said that in the fi...

February 18th, 2017 |  


‘A Musical Adventure” at UCHS

‘A Musical Adventure” at UCHS

UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School Drama Department will present “Madagascar: A Musical Adventure” this April. Based on the...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Church group donates to MLUC

Church group donates to MLUC

UNION — Support for the construction of the Miracle League of Union County’s “ALL Star Park” at the Timken Sports Complex cont...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Mixed beginning for Bantams

Mixed beginning for Bantams

UNION COUNTY — The 2017 baseball season got off to a mixed start for the USC Union Bantams who won one game but lost two others to the Furman Pa...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


6:33 am |    
Sims Students of the Month
Union County schools in the 1960s

Union County schools in the 1960s

UNION COUNTY — A teen’s experiences in the 1960s during desegregation was the subject of a book read by Gifted & Talent students of th...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


13 make Dean’s, President’s lists

13 make Dean’s, President’s lists

CLINTON — Three students from Buffalo and 10 students from Union Dean’s List Honors or President’s List Honors at Presbyterian Colle...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Post 22 seeks home field designation

Post 22 seeks home field designation

UNION COUNTY — American Legion Post 22 is asking that the Timken Sports Complex be designated as the home field for the post’s baseball te...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


‘Very talented photographers’

‘Very talented photographers’

UNION — Their subjects range from sunsets to forest sto seashores to horses to landmarks and streets scenes in other communities and they and th...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Norman supports Trump on immigration

Norman supports Trump on immigration

UNION — Fifth District congressional candidate Ralph Norman says that he agrees with President Trump’s position and actions on immigration...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Board votes to appoint Keever

Board votes to appoint Keever

UNION COUNTY — The Union County School District has a new Athletic Fields and Grounds Supervisor.Meeting in special session Monday afternoon, th...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


Weather, taxes, and the Super Bowl

Well, I want you to know as I was cuddled up in my blankets, in bed, a few minutes ago, it dawned on me that I didn’t type this letter. Then I c...

February 4th, 2017 |  


My Facebook account was hacked

Let’s talk about hacking: I was wondering what people get out of hacking Facebook. Mine was hacked Tuesday. So today I found out what they do it...

January 28th, 2017 updated: January 28th, 2017. |  


Support the Union County Museum

To the editor:Greetings from Carlisle (the last letter on this topic began with “Greetings from Canada” but I know I can’t beat that...

January 22nd, 2017 updated: January 22nd, 2017. |  


Not glued to my cell phone

As my friends know, I am not glued to my cell phone. Therefore I do not text, don’t know my password to check my voicemail, don’t know my ...

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


Be a Learner not a Judger

Be a Learner not a Judger

I have come to value all truth as God’s truth.In 2016 I had the opportunity to learn from one of the most powerful business books I have read in...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Thank you Union Lions Club

To the editor:Thanks to the Union Lions Club!Our son arrived from Dallas for the holidays with kids in tow. He had on his contact lenses but had forgo...

January 14th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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SCWorks paints the town red
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Updated: 6:30 am. |    
FBLA students place in Top Five
WWT expanding into Union County

WWT expanding into Union County

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Some residents of Union County could be eligible for assistance from an organization that helps low-income houseolds get acce...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Coffee shop a hit with customers

Coffee shop a hit with customers

UNION — It’s been said that the best part of the morning is a cup of coffee and that’s especially true for those who are getting the...

February 11th, 2017 updated: February 11th, 2017. |  


‘The best coffee in Union’

‘The best coffee in Union’

UNION — The Ellé Bell Café Coffee & Gift Shop opened for business on Main Street in downtown Union this morning and got a big thum...

February 9th, 2017 |  


‘M.E. Smith Design’ opens Saturday

‘M.E. Smith Design’ opens Saturday

UNION — The combination of a love of decorating and the inspiring example of her mother lead Temika Savage to open her own business in downtown ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Walmart donates $2,500 to museum

Walmart donates $2,500 to museum

UNION — The Union County Museum received a much-needed $2,500 donation thanks to Walmart’s commitment to serving and supporting the commun...

February 5th, 2017 |  


‘Baby It’s Cold Outside Winter Ball’

‘Baby It’s Cold Outside Winter Ball’

UNION — Union County High School students will have the opportunity to “dance the night away” at the “Baby It’s Cold Out...

January 26th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA