2016: A very political year

2016: A very political year

UNION COUNTY — When the delegates to the Constitutional Convention in 1787 concluded their deliberations, a woman named Mrs. Powell asked Benjam...

January 4th, 2017 updated: January 4th, 2017. |  


Officials to be sworn-in Jan. 3

Officials to be sworn-in Jan. 3

UNION COUNTY — Six public officials — both reelected and newly-elected — will take their oaths of office on Jan. 3 in the Main Court...

December 24th, 2016 updated: December 24th, 2016. |  


Five file to run in Lockhart

Five file to run in Lockhart

LOCKHART — The races for Mayor of the Town of Lockhart and two seats on the Lockhart Town Council in the town’s upcoming municipal electio...

December 24th, 2016 updated: December 24th, 2016. |  


Lockhart filing deadline Thursday

Lockhart filing deadline Thursday

LOCKHART — Time is running out for persons interested in filing to run for the Office of Mayor of the Town Lockhart and for two seats on the Loc...

December 20th, 2016 |  


70 percent turnout for election

70 percent turnout for election

UNION COUNTY — Nearly seven out of every 10 registered voters in Union County cast ballots in Tuesday’s general election drawn to the poll...

November 12th, 2016 updated: November 12th, 2016. |  


Anthony wins 8th term in House

Anthony wins 8th term in House

UNION COUNTY — For the eighth election in a row the voters of SC House District 42 have chosen Mike Anthony to represent them in Columbia.SC Hou...

November 12th, 2016 |  


Taylor wins third term as sheriff

Taylor wins third term as sheriff

UNION COUNTY — Battling the drug problem in Union County and building partnerships with other agencies to help successfully wage that battle wil...

November 12th, 2016 |  


Lawson elected Clerk of Court

Lawson elected Clerk of Court

UNION COUNTY — A familiar face will soon be back at work in the Union County Clerk of Court’s Office only this time she’ll be the Cl...

November 12th, 2016 |  


Voters approve sales tax levy

Voters approve sales tax levy

UNION COUNTY — The levying of a one percent sales and use tax approved by voters Tuesday could mean as much as $500,000 a year in revenue coming...

November 12th, 2016 |  


Sinclair wins District 3 seat

Sinclair wins District 3 seat

UNION COUNTY — A Union businessman will be the first Republican to serve on Union County Council since Reconstruction.In the aftermath of the Ci...

November 12th, 2016 updated: November 12th, 2016. |