UNION COUNTY — Belk will invest $32 million in its eCommerce distribution and fulfillment center in the Jonesville area and add an additional 170 employees by the end of 2015.In September, Union County Council approved first reading of an ordinance amending “certain fees and special source credit agreements” for an entity designated as “Project Modern.” At the time of that first reading and the subsequent second reading in November, Supervisor Tommy Sinclair declined to reveal the identity of Project Modern, stating only that the ordinance was part of council’s efforts to facilitate what he described as a bright economic future for Union County.
UNION — The Union County High School Drama Department will present a production of “The Magical Lamp of Aladdin” by Tim Kelly at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, in the UCHS Cafetorium.
UNION COUNTY — Its fund balance enables the Union County School District to save money by not having to borrow to cover operating expenses during the first part of its fiscal year according to Finance Director Lynn Lawson.In his monthly budget report to the Union County Board of School Trustees, Lawson pointed out that as of Nov. 30 the district appears to be $2.5 million in the red. Lawson said this is not the result of any shortfall in the district’s funding sources, ...
UNION — A local band will reunite this weekend to raise money for medical costs of one of the members and his family.A benefit concert for Lisa Harris — which will include a one-night reunion of Trey Harris and the Loungehounds — will take place this Saturday, Dec. 14, at Shady’s, located at 719 North Duncan Bypass, Union. Doors will open at 4 p.m. for the event, which will also feature door prizes and a Chinese auction in addition to live musical entertainm...
UNION — A group from the Daniel Morgan Chapter of the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution presented “Outstanding Citizenship Awards” in recognition of the Highest Ideals of Character and Citizenship to Rev. Carrol W. Caldwell and Jack Burnett Jr. whose daughter accepted on his behalf.
Wednesday, Dec. 116:30 p.m.: Buffalo Baptist Church, 1424 Main St., Buffalo, invites you and your family to join us for our Christmas Open House. During this time, our leadership and members will be on hand to meet with you, show you around, and answer any questions you may have concerning our youth, music, educational, and gospel ministries. Also, we have planned a special meal in your honor so that you may enjoy the wonderful atmosphere of fellow...
The Union County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest:— Nicholas Scott Lemons, 17, of 237 Gin Circle, Buffalo, was charged with unlawful use of a telephone around 9:50 a.m. Dec. 9. According to the incident report, Lemons threatened a woman repeatedly via phone calls and text messages.The Union County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incident:— The owner of a residence on Whitmire Highw...
Thursday, Dec. 12• The Torrington/Timken Retirees meets at 6 p.m. at Midway.Saturday, Dec. 14• Betsy and Company presents a one day trip to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino with 8:30 a.m. pickup at Jonesville Municipal Building and 9 a.m. pickup at the Old Walmart Parking Lot in Union. Proceeds go to the Relay for Life. If interested please call Betsy at 674-6799.
UNION — A group from the Daniel Morgan Chapter of...
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