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Charles Warner

Position: Content Manager
E-Mail Address: cwarner@civitasmedia.com
Phone Number: 864-427-1234


About Charles Warner

Charles Warner is the content manager of The Union Daily Times. He covers Union City Council, Union County Council and other local governments, local politics, business and economic development, schools, and crime. Charles can be reached at 864-427-1234, ext. 1952, or by email at cwarner@civitasmedia.com.

Latest Stories by Charles Warner

CROSS KEYS — A story from the final days of the Civil War will be reenacted this weekend at the Cross Keys House during the latest “Cross Keys Living History” event.
In 1865, after four years of brutal combat, the Union army finally succeeded in taking the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia. This forced the Confederate gov

'Living History' this weekend

CROSS KEYS — A story from the final days of the Civil War will be reenacted this weekend at the Cross Keys House during the latest “Cross Keys Living History” event. In 1865, after four years of brutal combat, the Union army finally succeeded in taking the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia. This forced the Confederate gov

UNION COUNTY — Trucks and cars of all kinds, a helicopter, giveaways for children and information for adults, and stories read by a certain mischievous feline known for the hat he wears will all be a part of this Saturday's Touch-A-Truck event.
Vehicles
Touch-A-Truck, which will be held Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon at the Union County Stadium,

'Touch-A-Truck' this Saturday

UNION COUNTY — Trucks and cars of all kinds, a helicopter, giveaways for children and information for adults, and stories read by a certain mischievous feline known for the hat he wears will all be a part of this Saturday's Touch-A-Truck event. Vehicles Touch-A-Truck, which will be held Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon at the Union County Stadium,

UNION — Two children and their families got some “Egg-Citing” news when they learned they had won a coloring contest held by The Union Daily Times.
As part of its celebration of the Easter season, The Union Daily Times held the “Egg-Citing Easter Coloring Contest.” During the month of March, The Union Daily Times publ

“Egg-Citing” contest winners

UNION — Two children and their families got some “Egg-Citing” news when they learned they had won a coloring contest held by The Union Daily Times. As part of its celebration of the Easter season, The Union Daily Times held the “Egg-Citing Easter Coloring Contest.” During the month of March, The Union Daily Times publ

BUFFALO — A community senior citizens center recently received a $510 donation thanks to a local church's commitment to living up to its Christian responsibility to help those in need.
In March, the Buffalo United Methodist Church Evangelical Committee held a hot dog sale at the church to raise funds for the Buffalo United Methodist Church F

The responsibility to help

BUFFALO — A community senior citizens center recently received a $510 donation thanks to a local church's commitment to living up to its Christian responsibility to help those in need. In March, the Buffalo United Methodist Church Evangelical Committee held a hot dog sale at the church to raise funds for the Buffalo United Methodist Church F

UNION — Bells were definitely ringing for six lucky customers whose names were called during this year's Bell Ringer Sale at Kimbrell's.
Located at 300 E. Main St., Kimbrell's Furniture Company has been a long-time member of the Union business community and a major presence in the downtown area of the city. Open six days a week, the two-stor

Six win 'Bell Ringer' prizes

UNION — Bells were definitely ringing for six lucky customers whose names were called during this year's Bell Ringer Sale at Kimbrell's. Located at 300 E. Main St., Kimbrell's Furniture Company has been a long-time member of the Union business community and a major presence in the downtown area of the city. Open six days a week, the two-stor

JONESVILLE — It is often said it is better to give than to receive and a Jonesville girl did just that by asking her family and friends to help her celebrate her birthday by making donations to the Union County Animal Shelter.
When she turned 11 this month, Emily Hood's family and friends threw her a birthday party at one of the picnic shelt

Some very special gifts

JONESVILLE — It is often said it is better to give than to receive and a Jonesville girl did just that by asking her family and friends to help her celebrate her birthday by making donations to the Union County Animal Shelter. When she turned 11 this month, Emily Hood's family and friends threw her a birthday party at one of the picnic shelt

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Republican Party's 2015 county convention elected and/or reelected all party officers as well delegates and alternates to the SC Republican Party state convention.
The convention, which was held at the Union County Courthouse on April 13, elected the following officers:
• Chairman — Michael Fowler

Local GOP elects officers

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Republican Party's 2015 county convention elected and/or reelected all party officers as well delegates and alternates to the SC Republican Party state convention. The convention, which was held at the Union County Courthouse on April 13, elected the following officers: • Chairman — Michael Fowler

JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Police Department and SLED are investigating a shooting Thursday night in which a woman was wounded when 17 shots were fired into her home.
Off. Carl Jennings of the Joneville Police Department said that the incident occurred around 11 p.m. at an apartment on Alman Street.
Jennings said the victim stated that the

Woman hurt in shooting

JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Police Department and SLED are investigating a shooting Thursday night in which a woman was wounded when 17 shots were fired into her home. Off. Carl Jennings of the Joneville Police Department said that the incident occurred around 11 p.m. at an apartment on Alman Street. Jennings said the victim stated that the

UNION — Another milestone in the continuing growth of USC Union was formally recognized Thursday evening with the Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting for the new bookstore and student lounge.
This year (2015) is the 50th anniversary of the founding of USC Union in 1965. When it opened its doors that year, USC Union consisted of only the Main Buildi

Bookstore opening celebrated

UNION — Another milestone in the continuing growth of USC Union was formally recognized Thursday evening with the Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting for the new bookstore and student lounge. This year (2015) is the 50th anniversary of the founding of USC Union in 1965. When it opened its doors that year, USC Union consisted of only the Main Buildi

UNION — The 2015 Spring Fling was a success and will be the model for future events that bring the students, faculty and staff of USC Union together with the public.
Spring Fling at USC Union is an annual event sponsored by the Student Activities Office and the Student Government Association. The event has traditionally been a time of celebr

Spring Fling 2015 a success

UNION — The 2015 Spring Fling was a success and will be the model for future events that bring the students, faculty and staff of USC Union together with the public. Spring Fling at USC Union is an annual event sponsored by the Student Activities Office and the Student Government Association. The event has traditionally been a time of celebr

Saturday, April 18
11 a.m.-4 p.m.: The Ottaray Community Reunion will be held in the Mon Aetna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.
Sunday, April 19
Noon-until: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, serves Sunday dinner.
The menu includes fried chicken, roast beef, steak & gravy, creamed potatoes, rice & gravy, macaroni

Crossed out at Calvary or crossed out in eternity

Saturday, April 18 11 a.m.-4 p.m.: The Ottaray Community Reunion will be held in the Mon Aetna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Sunday, April 19 Noon-until: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, serves Sunday dinner. The menu includes fried chicken, roast beef, steak & gravy, creamed potatoes, rice & gravy, macaroni

UNION — Spring Fling 2015 is being held today at USC Union from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and the public is invited to take part in the festivities along with the university's students, faculty and staff.
Dean Alice Taylor-Colbert said Wednesday that this year's Spring Fling will be somewhat different from those of previous years because the City of Un

Spring Fling today at USC Union

UNION — Spring Fling 2015 is being held today at USC Union from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and the public is invited to take part in the festivities along with the university's students, faculty and staff. Dean Alice Taylor-Colbert said Wednesday that this year's Spring Fling will be somewhat different from those of previous years because the City of Un

UNION — The circus will be in town for three days and the Union Rotary Club is encouraging the people of Union County to come out and enjoy some family entertainment under the Big Top.
Rotarian Paul Winters said that the Zerbini Family Circus will be at the Union County Fairgrounds, 120 Kirby St., Union, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Winters

The circus returns to Union

UNION — The circus will be in town for three days and the Union Rotary Club is encouraging the people of Union County to come out and enjoy some family entertainment under the Big Top. Rotarian Paul Winters said that the Zerbini Family Circus will be at the Union County Fairgrounds, 120 Kirby St., Union, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Winters

Saturday, April 18
11 a.m.-4 p.m.: The Ottaray Community Reunion will be held in the Mon Aetna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.
Sunday, April 19
Noon-until: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, serves Sunday dinner.
The menu includes fried chicken, roast beef, steak & gravy, creamed potatoes, rice & gravy, macaroni

What Jesus did He did for us

Saturday, April 18 11 a.m.-4 p.m.: The Ottaray Community Reunion will be held in the Mon Aetna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Sunday, April 19 Noon-until: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, serves Sunday dinner. The menu includes fried chicken, roast beef, steak & gravy, creamed potatoes, rice & gravy, macaroni

JONESVILLE — An elderly Jonesville woman is the latest Union County resident to fall victim to a team of thieves who lure people out of their houses under false pretenses and then rob their homes.
An incident report filed Monday, April 6 with the Union County Sheriff's Office states that a Union woman's home was robbed earlier that day by a

Thieves use property line ruse

JONESVILLE — An elderly Jonesville woman is the latest Union County resident to fall victim to a team of thieves who lure people out of their houses under false pretenses and then rob their homes. An incident report filed Monday, April 6 with the Union County Sheriff's Office states that a Union woman's home was robbed earlier that day by a

Saturday, April 18
11 a.m.-4 p.m.: The Ottaray Community Reunion will be held in the Mon Aetna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.
Sunday, April 19
Noon-until: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, serves Sunday dinner.
The menu includes fried chicken, roast beef, steak & gravy, creamed potatoes, rice & gravy, macaroni

Joyful living by getting our priorities in order

Saturday, April 18 11 a.m.-4 p.m.: The Ottaray Community Reunion will be held in the Mon Aetna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Sunday, April 19 Noon-until: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, serves Sunday dinner. The menu includes fried chicken, roast beef, steak & gravy, creamed potatoes, rice & gravy, macaroni

UNION — The growth that USC Union has experienced since it opened in 1965 continued in late March with the opening of its new bookstore and student lounge on Main Street.
When it came into existence in 1965, USC Union consisted of only the Main Building on Main Street which now houses classrooms, some offices, and the auditorium. Over the pa

Bookstore grand opening Thursday

UNION — The growth that USC Union has experienced since it opened in 1965 continued in late March with the opening of its new bookstore and student lounge on Main Street. When it came into existence in 1965, USC Union consisted of only the Main Building on Main Street which now houses classrooms, some offices, and the auditorium. Over the pa

CARLISLE — Low-income families in the Carlisle community who need assistance with their home heating bills will be able to apply for it this Tuesday.
In a statement released this week, the Town of Carlisle announced that Carolina Community Actions will be at the Carlisle Town Hall on Tuesday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
The CCA will be in Carlisle a

CCA at Carlisle Town Hall Tuesday

CARLISLE — Low-income families in the Carlisle community who need assistance with their home heating bills will be able to apply for it this Tuesday. In a statement released this week, the Town of Carlisle announced that Carolina Community Actions will be at the Carlisle Town Hall on Tuesday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. The CCA will be in Carlisle a

UNION — The future of Wallace Thomson Hospital and the rest of the Union Hospital District may coming into focus as the district prepares to complete negotiations with the Spartanburg Regional Health System.
During a meeting Thursday night, the Union Hospital Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve a resolution authorizing the distric

Hospital, SRHS in talks

UNION — The future of Wallace Thomson Hospital and the rest of the Union Hospital District may coming into focus as the district prepares to complete negotiations with the Spartanburg Regional Health System. During a meeting Thursday night, the Union Hospital Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve a resolution authorizing the distric

Sunday, April 12
11:15 p.m.: Monarch Baptist Church holds their Annual Women's Day Program. Minister Heather Wilson of Mitchell Chapel Christian Church will be the guest speaker. Rev. Sumter Franklin, Pastor.
2:30 p.m.: We, the Youth Ministry “God's Visions” of McBeth Baptist Church, invite you to come Worship and Fellowship with us o

Choose your words wisely before you speak

Sunday, April 12 11:15 p.m.: Monarch Baptist Church holds their Annual Women's Day Program. Minister Heather Wilson of Mitchell Chapel Christian Church will be the guest speaker. Rev. Sumter Franklin, Pastor. 2:30 p.m.: We, the Youth Ministry “God's Visions” of McBeth Baptist Church, invite you to come Worship and Fellowship with us o





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