Union Daily Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:35:28 EST 1800 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 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