Union Daily Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION http://uniondailytimes.com/section/OPINION Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:16:54 EST 1800 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 Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Birthdays and best feel good wishes http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50477251/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Birthdays-and-best-feel-good-wishes Hello everyone, local news and events coming up after we do our birthday greetings. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:03:07 EST 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