Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:44:25 EST 1800 Kindergarten: The second first day of school http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education-opinion_columns/50348796/Kindergarten:-The-second-first-day-of-school UNION COUNTY — The second first day of the 2014-2015 school year began Wednesday morning with the arrival of kindergarten students at the Union County School District's five elementary schools. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:59:02 EST High School Football Preview in today’s edition http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50353253/High-School-Football-Preview-in-todays-edition UNION COUNTY — Fall is around the corner, which means it's time for one of Union County's favorite pastimes — high school football. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:57:01 EST Remember our schools in prayer http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50348631/Remember-our-schools-in-prayer Thursday, Aug. 21 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:55:04 EST (No heading) http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50353607/ UNION — The University of South Carolina Union is the perfect place to start your college experience. USC Union is a Palmetto College campus and is supported by the entire University of South Carolina system, and as a student you can take... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:55:02 EST Ready for a great school year http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education/50354798/Ready-for-a-great-school-year Thursday, Aug. 21• The Good Neighbors Garden Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. at Andy's.Saturday, Aug. 23 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:53:06 EST Family takes part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-opinion_columns/50353236/Family-takes-part-in-ALS-Ice-Bucket-Challenge UNION COUNTY — A challenge that has swept the world — including Union County — has raised awareness and millions of dollars to fight a particular disease. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:53:02 EST Let’s get ready for some fall sports http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50225605/Lets-get-ready-for-some-fall-sports UNION COUNTY — The beginning of the 2014-2015 school year is right around the corner, and so is another season of Union County Yellow Jackets sports. The following sports schedules were provided by Union County High School: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:51:02 EST Middle school fall sports schedules http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50353263/Middle-school-fall-sports-schedules Sims 8th Grade FootballAug. 28 — Scrimmage vs Bellstreet (Home) 4:30 p.m.Sept. 4 — Jamboree @ Sims (Home) 4:15 p.m.Sept. 11 — Sims @ Dawkins* (away) 5 p.m. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:49:06 EST (No heading) http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-health-home_top-lifestyle-food-news-news_education-news_education/50336991/ UNION COUNTY — The Union County School District has been recognized by Gov. Nikki Haley for its nutrition program that teaches kindergarten students about making healthy food choices. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:57:01 EST Twist and Shout offering ‘The Dream Team’ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50332445/Twist-and-Shout-offering-The-Dream-Team UNION — A local cheer and dance center continues to expand class offerings, including one which is different from any that have ever been available locally. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:53:05 EST Principals: School year off to a great start http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50330035/Principals:-School-year-off-to-a-great-start UNION COUNTY — The first day of the 2014-2015 school year got off to a great start with school principals reporting that students and teachers alike showed enthusiasm for returning to the classroom and continuing the learning... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:51:08 EST Reminiscing about the Union Mill Village http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50340319/Reminiscing-about-the-Union-Mill-Village UNION — The Union County Museum hosted a book signing that brought back memories for several Union residents on Saturday. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:49:10 EST Bible Bowl Quiz Winners http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50335891/Bible-Bowl-Quiz-Winners Wednesday, Aug. 20 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:47:02 EST Summer Camp fun at Hatcher Gardens http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50335810/Summer-Camp-fun-at-Hatcher-Gardens Thursday, Aug. 21• The Good Neighbors Garden Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. at Andy's.Saturday, Aug. 23 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:45:01 EST Sauter delivers NASCAR Truck Series win at Michigan http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50314576/Sauter-delivers-NASCAR-Truck-Series-win-at-Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich. — Johnny Sauter's new crew chief started work eight days before Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Careers for Veterans 200.So much for a getting-to-know-you period. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:43:05 EST Students return to school http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education/50316574/Students-return-to-school UNION COUNTY — The first day of the 2014-2015 school year saw students from first grade through high school seniors return to school Monday morning. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:20:04 EST County qualifies for USDA emergency loans http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50316251/County-qualifies-for-USDA-emergency-loans SPARTANBURG — Spartanburg, Union and Cherokee Counties are eligible for USDA assistance as a result of a U.S. Department of Agriculture disaster designation declared for three primary counties in the State of South Carolina, announced Glenn... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:18:01 EST Carlisle distributes nearly 200 book bags http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50324292/Carlisle-distributes-nearly-200-book-bags CARLISLE — The Town of Carlisle's annual Community Fun Day Cookout & Back to School Bash was a success with nearly 200 book bags filled with school supplies distributed to children in the community. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:16:02 EST Library Notes http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50325448/Library-Notes Library HoursMonday-Friday — 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.Saturday — 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:14:06 EST Pep rally draws large crowd http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50304699/Pep-rally-draws-large-crowd UNION COUNTY — The annual WBCU/Holcombe's Funeral Home Pep Rally drew a large crowd Thursday evening at the Union County Fairgrounds. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:24:01 EST