Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:11:42 EST 1800 Rippy presented with Cornerstone Award http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4510500/Rippy-presented-with-Cornerstone-Award UNION — Mrs. Barbara Rippy was presented with a Union County Cornerstone Award during the Union County Council meeting on April 8, 2014. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cross Keys House to host Living History Event VII http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4519327/Cross-Keys-House-to-host-Living-History-Event-VII CROSS KEYS — An event from the final days of the Civil War will be recreated at the Cross Keys House next week during Living History Event VII. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sheriff asks for new cars, in-car computers http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4520812/Sheriff-asks-for-new-cars-in-car-computers UNION COUNTY — The installation of in-car computers would allow deputies to fill out their reports in the field, allowing them to spend more time on patrol, save wear and tear on their vehicles, and reduce overtime costs according to Union... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Whitmire Community School hires new head football coach http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-sports/4516796/Whitmire-Community-School-hires-new-head-football-coach WHITMIRE — Charlie Jenkins remembers the glory days of Whitmire High School football, and as the school's newest football coach, his goals are teaching players about the proud heritage of Wolverines football and restoring a winning... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Family atmosphere appealed to new head coach http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-sports/4516809/Family-atmosphere-appealed-to-new-head-coach WHITMIRE — New Whitmire Community School head football coach Charlie Jenkins' 22-year coaching career includes stints at Union County High School, Saluda High School and Mid-Carolina High School. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Whitmire Wolverines fall to Newberry Bulldogs, 11-1 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/4516750/Whitmire-Wolverines-fall-to-Newberry-Bulldogs-11-1 NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School Bulldogs exploded for seven runs in the third inning to pull away from the Whitmire Wolverines Monday night in non-conference action at Bill Harvey Field. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Drug Take Back April 26 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4517783/Drug-Take-Back-April-26 UNION — The Union Public Safety Department will take part in the DEA Drug Take Back Initiative between 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 26. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Church Calendar http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/4517627/Church-Calendar 2-4 p.m.: Augsburg Lutheran Church, 151 Connector Road (Next to Brian's Body Shop) holds an Easter Egg Hunt for the children. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt followed by light refreshments and an Easter Story. Please bring your... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Calendar http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-news/4517598/Community-Calendar Sunday, April 20 Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lois Gillian http://uniondailytimes.com/news/obits/4511182/Lois-Gillian BUFFALO — Mrs. Lois Marie Brewington Gillian, 71, wife of Alvin T. Gillian, 313 Drugstore Street, Buffalo, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Wallace Thomson Hospital. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST News Around Lockhart: A computer virus, a thank you, and free books http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-news-editorial/4506558/News-Around-Lockhart:-A-computer-virus-a-thank-you-and-free-books Well, somewhere I've picked up a virus on my computer, it's acting frozen. Gina's doing her best to fix it, so right now I'm borrowing her laptop. So lucky you, this may be short and sweet. I just didn't want any of you... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Rotary Club sponsoring dinner show of ‘Hairspray’ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4494629/Rotary-Club-sponsoring-dinner-show-of-Hairspray UNION — The Broadway musical about an overweight teenage girl whose dream of appearing on TV dance show in early 1960s Baltimore becomes a struggle against racial injustice will be brought to the local stage by the Union County High School... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST USC Union offering continuing education events http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4506705/USC-Union-offering-continuing-education-events UNION COUNTY — USC Union will hold a series of continuing education events at its Union and Laurens campuses through June. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Local business collects more than 150 food items http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4507455/Local-business-collects-more-than-150-food-items UNION — To help the local community, Jackson Hewitt Tax Service in Union collected more than 150 food items to benefit The Potters Storehouse in Jonesville. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Volunteers needed for Easter Egg Hunt http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/4508032/Volunteers-needed-for-Easter-Egg-Hunt CARLISLE — The Town of Carlisle is looking for volunteers to help the Easter Bunny Sunday afternoon at the Carlisle Playground. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Whitehead to be honored for academic achievement http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education/4506452/Whitehead-to-be-honored-for-academic-achievement GREENWOOD — On May 3, 2014, Seth Daniel Whitehead, a senior at Lander University, will graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education with a certification in grades K-12. He will receive the Golden L Award, presented to graduating... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter basket presented to raffle winner http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education/4502560/Easter-basket-presented-to-raffle-winner MONARCH — Monarch Elementary School's Relay for Life Team sponsored an Easter basket raffle and recently presented the winner with her basket. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dixie Youth baseball results, upcoming games http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/4509089/Dixie-Youth-baseball-results-upcoming-games UNION COUNTY — Tuesday night's rained-out Dixie Youth baseball games were played on Wednesday. Results were as follows:Machine Pitch Seniors League — 7&8 yr olds Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST UCHS defeats Laurens in tennis http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/4501211/UCHS-defeats-Laurens-in-tennis UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School tennis team improved to 9-3, 2-2 with a 7-0 win over Laurens on Wednesday. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Crime Report http://uniondailytimes.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/4506965/Crime-Report The Union Public Safety Department reported the following arrests: Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST