NEWS


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SCWorks paints the town red
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Woodmen donate American flag
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Library Notes
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 |  


Greater than human understanding

Greater than human understanding

Saturday, Feb. 189 a.m.-Noon: Life Changing Ministry, 501 Hart Street, Union, will hold a Free Community Give-A-Way. Items being given away for free w...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Angermeier addresses Rotary Club

Angermeier addresses Rotary Club

Relay For Life Chicken StewsThe Mighty Wildcat team is having a chicken stew sale Saturday, Feb. 18 from 10 a.m.-1 p. at Jonesville Baptist church. It...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Families enjoy ‘STEAM’ Night

Families enjoy ‘STEAM’ Night

JONESVILLE — At Jonesville Elementary/Middle School they believe that the family that does a “STEAM” project together stays together...

February 16th, 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 |  


SPORTS


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Guinn competes in New York City
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. |  


Late registration this week

Late registration this week

UNION COUNTY — Families with sons — and daughters — who want to play Union County Dixie Youth or Dixie Boys baseball during the 2017...

February 15th, 2017 |  


200 signed up for Dixie Girls

200 signed up for Dixie Girls

UNION COUNTY — There are now 200 girls ages 2-18 signed up for Union County Dixie Girls for the 2017 season but even more will have the opportun...

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


‘Hooker’ wins NSD championship

‘Hooker’ wins NSD championship

UNION COUNTY — Their names are “Hooker,” “Coal Country Girl,” and “M&W Zoey” and they finished in the to...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Lady Jackets beat Travelers Rest

Lady Jackets beat Travelers Rest

UNION COUNTY — Senior Night basketball action at Union County High School was a mixture of victory and defeat with the Lady Jackets beating the ...

February 11th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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SCWorks paints the town red
Woodmen donate American flag

Woodmen donate American flag

UNION — Old Glory has a new place of honor atop the ladder truck of the Union Public Safety Department.In a ceremony Friday afternoon, Woodmen o...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Library Notes

Library Notes

Library HoursMonday, Tuesday & Thursday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.864-427-7140www.unionlibrary.orgThe l...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Promoting economic development

Promoting economic development

UNION COUNTY — Economic development was a big part of the February meeting of Union County Council with council voting to approve three ordinanc...

February 19th, 2017 |  


New fencing and more cameras

New fencing and more cameras

UNION COUNTY — More than $50,000 will be spent on new fencing and wiring and on additional cameras to improve security at the Union County Jail ...

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


Connelly running for Congress

Connelly running for Congress

BUFFALO — Conservative reform that includes term limits for members of Congress and protecting the First Amendment rights of Americans is the go...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Norman to seek GOP nomination

Norman to seek GOP nomination

ROCK HILL — A member of the SC House of Representatives has resigned his seat in the state legislature to run for the US House of Representative...

February 18th, 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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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