Union Daily Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:18:40 EST 1800 Library Blog: DISCUS offers ‘Highlights and Notes’ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150147662/Library-Blog:-DISCUS-offers-Highlights-and-Notes One of the great services of the South Carolina State Library that benefits everyone is the collection of resources and databases accessible through DISCUS (a link is available on the homepage of the Carnegie Library's website,... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:58:03 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: A successful day in The Whitty http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150143140/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-A-successful-day-in-The-Whitty Hello everyone, we have some news from the Whitty to share with you. Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy has no data left on his plan so lets hope he will text in the birthday list next edition.News From The Whitty Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:56:04 EST Event Center will never be self-sustaining http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150126570/Event-Center-will-never-be-self-sustaining To the editor:I would like to start by thanking Vivian Bradburn, Louis Jordan, Jr., Joan Parris, Brook Carwile James C. Barrett and Paul Davis for their letters to the Editor concerning the Event Center. Sat, 11 Oct 2014 06:51:04 EST Majority opposes event center http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150126397/Majority-opposes-event-center To the editor: Sat, 11 Oct 2014 06:49:02 EST The more you stir it, the more it stinks http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150126464/The-more-you-stir-it-the-more-it-stinks To the editor:I am not speaking of the toilet bowl; I am speaking of the Event Center, (EC). Sat, 11 Oct 2014 06:47:03 EST News Around Lockhart: A happy ending http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150111804/News-Around-Lockhart:-A-happy-ending I left the shop for a second to come home to pick up something I had for Myrtis, the other day, and left the big door open, with the screen shut, (but there's a small crack under it). This is just to give you a picture of things. Sat, 11 Oct 2014 06:44:11 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: The Annual Halloween Carnival is Oct. 25 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150066663/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-The-Annual-Halloween-Carnival-is-Oct.-25 Hello everyone, local news on the way after we send our birthday wishes from Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy.Birthdays Mon, 6 Oct 2014 23:34:02 EST Rep. Anthony is top quality http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150044676/Rep.-Anthony-is-top-quality To the editor, Sat, 4 Oct 2014 18:42:01 EST Thank you Arts Council http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150045000/Thank-you-Arts-Council To the editor:I am writing this letter to commend the Union County Arts Council for all its hard work over the last few years, promoting the arts in our town, our county, and the surrounding counties. Sat, 4 Oct 2014 18:40:03 EST News Around Lockhart: GED Prep Class offered http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150047362/News-Around-Lockhart:-GED-Prep-Class-offered Have you been out in the field looking for a job lately? It seems you can't get hired at any job without a high school diploma or a GED, anymore. Well if you don't have either, I have some real good news for you. Sat, 4 Oct 2014 18:39:03 EST Boogaloo still very active http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150044801/Boogaloo-still-very-active To the editor: Sat, 4 Oct 2014 18:38:03 EST Lockhart sets a good example http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150045875/Lockhart-sets-a-good-example To the editor:The Lockhart City Council met last night (Sept. 23) and make a decision that conservatives should love and that should be an example of how conservative policy should be made. Sat, 4 Oct 2014 18:36:05 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: The Booster Club Halloween Carnival http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50802734/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-The-Booster-Club-Halloween-Carnival Hello everyone, local news on the way after we do our greetings and birthday wishes. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:22:04 EST Library Blog: A unique ‘reading’ experience http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50799903/Library-Blog:-A-unique-reading-experience When people think of reading a book, they usually think of actually holding a book in their hands, reading the words in front of them, and turning pages. Unfortunately, not everyone has time to sit down and read while others would like to maximize the... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:24:02 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Booster Club Halloween Carnival on Oct. 25 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50722494/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Booster-Club-Halloween-Carnival-on-Oct.-25 Hello everyone, local news on the way after birthdays and weather commentary. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:01:04 EST News Around Lockhart: An act of animal cruelty http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50683871/News-Around-Lockhart:-An-act-of-animal-cruelty To start with, I do not appreciate whoever dropped two kittens off at my beauty shop. If you wanted a death sentence for them why didn't you call animal control. The dogs in my neighborhood love kittens for lunch. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:08:02 EST Library Blog: Access WorkKeys test prep through DISCUS http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50637866/Library-Blog:-Access-WorkKeys-test-prep-through-DISCUS I have mentioned DISCUS in this blog several times, but today I want to highlight a resource that has been given additional value by new legislation. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:06:03 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Everybody invited to Community Pep Rally http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50634582/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Everybody-invited-to-Community-Pep-Rally Hello everyone, local news on the way, after we send our birthday an anniversary wishes from Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy. He loves this cooler nights weather, so do I. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:02:03 EST Build it and bikes will come http://uniondailytimes.com/news/opinion/50631003/Build-it-and-bikes-will-come Did you see the baseball movie Field of Dreams? Even if you didn't, you've probably heard the phrase “If you build it, they will come” — which it immortalized. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:10:05 EST Library Blog: Thanking the Summer Reading Program sponsors http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50498416/Library-Blog:-Thanking-the-Summer-Reading-Program-sponsors As the summer comes to a close and children return to school, the Carnegie Library finds itself wrapping up the Summer Reading program and reflecting on the successes of the event and how improvements could be made going forward. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:41:03 EST