Union Daily Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:25:40 EST 1800 Bulldogs, Yellow Jackets trade points http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-opinion_columns-sports/50461633/Bulldogs-Yellow-Jackets-trade-points NEWBERRY — Going into the half, the Newberry Bulldogs led the Union County Yellow Jackets 21-14. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:51:04 EST News Around Lockhart: Thank you for helping our Cancer Friend http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50449160/News-Around-Lockhart:-Thank-you-for-helping-our-Cancer-Friend I really want to continue to thank you for your help in furnishing Boost and Ensure for our Cancer Friend. He has tried to eat and the radiation and the mouth cancer surgery has still made it impossible for him to swallow food, therefore without an... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:49:04 EST USC Union in the Spotlight http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-opinion_columns-sports/50456052/USC-Union-in-the-Spotlight UNION — After having winning seasons, the University of South Carolina Union is eager for the Bantams baseball team to get on the field in the spring. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:17:02 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Local news and upcoming events http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50399636/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Local-news-and-upcoming-events Hello everyone, lots of early fall events and local news to talk about. Lets send our Happy Birthday Wishes from Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:05:02 EST 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 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 Library Blog: Library provides communication services http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns/50239889/Library-Blog:-Library-provides-communication-services In this day of instant communication, there are many ways to send information from one place to another. The Carnegie Library can help in providing access to some of these methods. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:11:05 EST News Around Lockhart: Invading bees and shower problems http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-Op-Ed-opinion_columns/50218496/News-Around-Lockhart:-Invading-bees-and-shower-problems Well, here I am in the second week of being home and do you think there is anything going on in Lockhart that people want to talk about? NO!! So you might have to hear about me again. Ho Hum. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:03:06 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Upcoming events, birthdays, and anniversaries http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns/50236162/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Upcoming-events-birthdays-and-anniversaries Hello everyone, local news and comments on the way after we send our birthday and anniversary wishes. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:01:01 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: A reunion, summer golf, and back to school http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns/50159731/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-A-reunion-summer-golf-and-back-to-school Hello everyone — It worked! We did a rain dance in The Whitty and sure enough we had a few great days of rain and cooler weather. Plants, lawns and flowers still smiling. So with that good cheer, lets do our birthday wishes then onto local... Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:35:02 EST News Around Lockhart: A high school reunion in Michigan http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns/50137482/News-Around-Lockhart:-A-high-school-reunion-in-Michigan Again I will apologize for not writing last week. I really thought I'd have the time on Tuesday night but I decided Monday to take my first vacation since moving here. We were having a class reunion and since I'd never been to one and all... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:31:03 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Veterans celebrated, Summer Lunch program, ‘Fizz Boom Read’ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community_news-editorial-Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns-othercommentary/50087980/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Veterans-celebrated-Summer-Lunch-program-Fizz-Boom-Read Hello everyone, local news on the way after we do our birthday wishes, texted in from Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:27:09 EST Water balloon battle at USC Union http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-lifestyle-news-opinion_columns/50035216/Water-balloon-battle-at-USC-Union Saturday, July 26 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:31:03 EST Library Blog: More opportunities to read about science, math http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/310926/Library-Blog:-More-opportunities-to-read-about-science-math The themes for this year's Summer Reading program have focused on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) related topics. While Summer Reading is winding down, there are still plenty of opportunities to learn more about these subjects. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:10:01 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Lots of places for outdoor activities near Whitmire http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/311908/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Lots-of-places-for-outdoor-activities-near-Whitmire Hello everyone, local news on the way, after we send out our birthday wishes.Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy had an interesting week. Said he had flown to Alaska to get away from southeastern heat. Can you blame him? Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:09:03 EST News Around Lockhart: The heat, a strange noise, and a new cell phone http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/5309628/News-Around-Lockhart:-The-heat-a-strange-noise-and-a-new-cell-phone 105 degrees was on my barometer, on my porch, last Sunday. Now what the actually temp was I don't know. But D.A. McCloud wanted to give me a dollar if I let him sit in my shop all day, oh he was just joking. But I tried to keep it 72 in there... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:20:01 EST News Around Lockhart: Back with a new column http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/5245249/News-Around-Lockhart:-Back-with-a-new-column Thank you all for calling and sharing your concerns about not seeing my article in the paper. I have not been sick or on a vacation. My articles just got lost in the atmosphere and are floating in outer space somewhere. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:19:02 EST Library Blog: 2013-2014 Year in Review http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/5223164/Library-Blog:-2013-2014-Year-in-Review Early July is an interesting time at the Carnegie Library. It marks the mid-point of our Summer Reading program, as well as the end of our fiscal year. It is one of our busiest times of year as students and parents flock to the library for books and... Wed, 9 Jul 2014 07:23:01 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Upcoming Events and People In The News http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/5215308/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Upcoming-Events-and-People-In-The-News Hello everybody, hope you all had a nice Fourth of July celebration. I have news of another veterans oriented celebration coming up after we do our birthday wishes. Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy has been busy with his flights and adding much needed... Wed, 9 Jul 2014 07:22:02 EST