Hello everyone and Happy Thanksgiving again. Wasn’t the weather perfectly chilly for this holiday year? Umm, the fall weather, multi-colored leaves, home decorations, the food aromas drifting through the house brings back memories when our grandparents and all our aunts, uncles and cousins were all here with us.
LOCKHART — It began in a fireplace, but what actually started a fire that did $25,000 worth of damage to a house and sent one man to the hospital earlier this week is still unknown.Firefighters were dispatched to a residence at 134 River Road in the Lockhart area just before 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon in response to a report of a house fire.Lockhart Fire Chief Lee Brannon said his department, along with firefighters from the Philippi, Kelly-Kelton, and Monarch fire d...
UNION COUNTY — Enrollment is now under way at the Union County Advanced Technology Center for its spring 2014 semester which will see an increased emphasis on continuing education.Site Coordinator Kathy Jo Lancaster said this week that the center is enrolling students for the classes it will offer during the spring semester including its very popular welding course.“We are currently enrolling students for the spring 2014 term which begins Jan. 8,” Lanca...
UNION — A new stage play by Mary Owens promises to bring tears of joy, sorrow, and laughter this weekend.Led by playwright/director Mary Owens, a group of players known as The Chosen Few will present an original gospel stage play entitled “Mama, Did You Love Us?” at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Pacolet River Baptist Association building, located at 168 Lovers Lane Road in Union.
LOCKHART — The second century of Lockhart Power’s service to its customers is starting with the opening of its new corporate office building in the Lockhart community.In a statement released Wednesday, Lockhart Power and its parent company, Pacolet Milliken Enterprises, Inc., announced the opening of the power company’s new coporate office building at 416 River St., Lockhart. The new office building is located next to the company’s former office facility.
UNION — An incident Tuesday evening left one Union man charged with attempted murder.Charles Nathan Crosby, 35, of 111 Lybrand St., Union, was charged with attempted murder around 4:45 p.m. Dec. 3.According to the incident report, a Union Public Safety officer was on patrol around the 200 block of West Henrietta Street around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday when a man motioned for the officer to pull over. The man then pulled up his shirt and jacket to show the officer he had be...
Thursday, Dec. 5• Come make music today at “Jam With Lunch” at the Union County Arts Council’s gallery on Main Street in Union. The jam will run from 11 a.m. through 1 p.m. All musicians, along with those who just want to listen, are invited to attend. Call UCAC at 864-429-2817 for more information.
UNION COUNTY — Supervisor Tommy Sinclair says that a misplaced number is responsible for a news report that the county overspent its budget by more than $8 million in fiscal 2012-2013.In an interview with The Union Daily Times Tuesday afternoon, Sinclair addressed a report last week by Channel 7’s Gordon Dill that the county had overspent its budget by a little more than $8.2 million. Sinclair said that Dill’s report was based on information provided by the State ...
UNION — An incident Tuesday evening left one Union...
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