Union Daily Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:21:00 EST 1800 Give thanks every season http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news-opinion_columns/150623907/Give-thanks-every-season Sunday, Nov. 23 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:01:02 EST News Around Lockhart: Lockhart Christmas Parade Dec. 7 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150608599/News-Around-Lockhart:-Lockhart-Christmas-Parade-Dec.-7 I'm going to keep harping on this until the week of our Lockhart Christmas Parade on the first Sunday of December which is Dec. 7 at 3 p.m. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:21:02 EST News Around Lockhart: Veterans Day and Christmas parades http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150528648/News-Around-Lockhart:-Veterans-Day-and-Christmas-parades Right now it's Tuesday, Nov. 11, Veteran's Day. Happy Veteran's Day to all of our military, that have served and are serving now. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:05:02 EST New Cato store opens Thursday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/business-home_top-news-opinion_columns/150499263/New-Cato-store-opens-Thursday UNION — The new home of the Cato store in Union will have its formal opening Thursday morning. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 06:07:02 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: First cold snap and people in the news http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150483684/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-First-cold-snap-and-people-in-the-news Hello everyone, our first cold snap as the older folks say happened a few days ago. Were you and your plants and animals ready for the cold air? A surprising thing, 50 percent of our spring and summer flowers and plants survived. As like most folks,... Tue, 11 Nov 2014 06:09:03 EST News Around Lockhart: Christmas Parade, chicken stew, hot dogs http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150427149/News-Around-Lockhart:-Christmas-Parade-chicken-stew-hot-dogs I'M BACK!! Well I really never went anywhere, I just got a little (lot) tired and needed a break. I usually have an article on Friday, but if there are important things that need to be in the paper, this may be on another day, and it's... Fri, 7 Nov 2014 07:45:02 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Senior Recognition and People In The News http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150407625/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Senior-Recognition-and-People-In-The-News Hello everyone, we have had some great fall weather, with gorgeous leaves and décor. November is here. Local news on the way after Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy sends the wishes.Birthdays Wed, 5 Nov 2014 06:13:06 EST Secret Santa program under way http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150407810/Secret-Santa-program-under-way To the editor: Wed, 5 Nov 2014 06:13:03 EST Why we should be in church http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news-opinion_columns/150386662/Why-we-should-be-in-church Thursday, Nov. 6 Tue, 4 Nov 2014 06:14:01 EST A not so quiet summer http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150363707/A-not-so-quiet-summer It has been a busy couple of months in South Carolina. The state as well as the nation has seen its fair share of drama. From the Ebola outbreak in Dallas, to the House Speaker's indictment in the State House, it has obviously not been a quiet... Sun, 2 Nov 2014 07:08:01 EST Keep resident representation http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150358127/Keep-resident-representation To the editor:This election is very important for Union County, and I encourage everyone to vote on November 4. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:29:03 EST Vote for Union County on Nov. 4 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/150343589/Vote-for-Union-County-on-Nov.-4 To the editor:The coming Tuesday, Nov. 4, is election day. Be sure to vote, but remember to support Union County while doing so. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:41:03 EST Hope for the future of Latin America http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150346071/Hope-for-the-future-of-Latin-America We are all shocked at the exodus of unaccompanied children from Central America. We are dismayed at the $3.8 billion price tag the Obama administration proposed to handle this surge. Many children are now being held in the United States under penal... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:40:04 EST Should the commander of the SC National Guard be elected? http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150304508/Should-the-commander-of-the-SC-National-Guard-be-elected Question: Should the Chief of Staff of the US Army be selected by the public in a popular election? Obviously the answer is a resounding NO. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 05:22:07 EST Library Blog: Learn a new language with Mango http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-editorial-home_top-news-opinion/150313007/Library-Blog:-Learn-a-new-language-with-Mango Ever wanted to learn a new language? Thanks to the South Carolina State Library, that dream is now much more attainable. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 06:15:03 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: October has just flown by http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150310849/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-October-has-just-flown-by Hello everyone. Wow! Hasn't my favorite fall month October zoomed by really fast? Here we are close to Halloween weekend, halfway through high school fall sports, and the leaves are just turning various colors. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 06:13:04 EST News Around Lockhart: Little Miss/Master Lockhart Pageant Nov. 1 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150311170/News-Around-Lockhart:-Little-Miss/Master-Lockhart-Pageant-Nov.-1 Sara Jones wants me to announce that the Little Miss/Master Lockhart Pageant will be held Nov. 1 at 10 a.m., on Saturday. at Lockhart School Auditorium. For applications or further information contact Sara Jones at 426-7169. The 2014-2015 Miss LMS... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 06:11:02 EST News Around Lockhart: The Christmas Hospice Box http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-editorial-opinion/150191471/News-Around-Lockhart:-The-Christmas-Hospice-Box So last week most of my article was a repeat. I was told my story was not in the paper one week and so I reprinted most of it, because it had some important events that people wanted printed. But when I talked to Charles, he told me it was printed on... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:15:04 EST 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