NEWS


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Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14
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MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams
Sanders awarded NGU scholarship

Sanders awarded NGU scholarship

TIGERVILLE — Andrew Sanders, a senior at Broome High School, has been awarded the Crusader Fellows Scholarship by North Greenville University. H...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


JEMS Principal’s, Teacher’s Honor Rolls

JEMS Principal’s, Teacher’s Honor Rolls

JONESVILLE — These are the students who made the Principal’s Honor Roll and Teacher’s Honor Roll at Jonesville Elementary/Middle Sch...

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


Buffalo Elementary Honor Rolls

Buffalo Elementary Honor Rolls

BUFFALO — These are the students who made the Principal’s Honor Roll and Teacher’s Honor Roll at Buffalo Elementary School for the 2...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Two arrested for ATV thefts

Two arrested for ATV thefts

UNION COUNTY — Two men are facing charges in connection with multiple thefts and attempted thefts of ATVs in the Lockhart area.In a statement re...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


‘Operation Spring Clean’ nets 15

‘Operation Spring Clean’ nets 15

UNION — Fifteen people are facing a variety of drug and other charges after being arrested Tuesday by the Union County Sheriff’s Office as...

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


Host fee generates $1.9 million

Host fee generates $1.9 million

UNION COUNTY — It’s nice to get nearly $1.6 million, especially if you’re expecting it, but it’s even nicer if you get nearly ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14
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MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams
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Local Sports Briefs
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 |  


Bantams beat A&T Aggies 2-1

Bantams beat A&T Aggies 2-1

UNION COUNTY — The USC Union Bantams won one then lost one and then came back to win another one against the NC A&T Aggies this past weekend...

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


Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.UCHS Track TeamThe Union County High School Track Team is away fr...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Tonight’s game moved to Greer

Tonight’s game moved to Greer

UNION COUNTY — The location for the Varsity baseball game between Union County High School and Greer High School has been changed.In a statement...

March 20th, 2017 |  


JEMS get 1st win of the season

JEMS get 1st win of the season

JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball Team scored their first win of the season during a a doubleheader at the Timken Sp...

March 18th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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. |  


Jonesville beats Chesnee 19-9

Jonesville beats Chesnee 19-9

JONESVILLE — The game was delayed two days because of the weather but the wait was worth it for the Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball...

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. |  


BES celebrates South Carolina Day

BES celebrates South Carolina Day

BUFFALO — South Carolina was the subject of a very special day of celebration at Buffalo Elementary School earlier this month.In a statement rel...

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


OPINION


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 |  


Independent teams increasingly popular

To the editor:I would like to provide clarification on some of the allegations brought forth by Post 22 about the Independent American Legion baseball...

March 4th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Trammell named Chamber Executive Director
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 |  


Gestamp expanding Union County operations

Gestamp expanding Union County operations

COLUMBIA — Gestamp, an international manufacturer of metal automotive components, is expanding its existing facility in Union County in an effor...

March 8th, 2017 updated: March 8th, 2017. |  


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