Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:57:38 EST 1800 Fall Festival fun http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-religion-news/150364739/Fall-Festival-fun MONARCH — A large crowd of children in costume and their parents and grandparents, some of whom were also in costume, enjoyed games, prizes, candy, hot dogs, a fire truck, hay rides and a devotional at Mon Aetna Baptist Church Wednesday... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:35:02 EST Class sponsoring fashion show http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150365545/Class-sponsoring-fashion-show UNION COUNTY — The students of the Cosmetology class at the CATE Center will hold a fashion show in November to raise funds to purchase the kits they need for their studies this year and when they go before the state licensing board next... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:33:03 EST Candidates debate http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150368235/Candidates-debate WHITMIRE — The Whitmire Jaycees hosted an event at the Whitmire Community Center Tuesday evening to give local residents an opportunity to become acquainted with local candidates. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:29:05 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 Union Fair Pageant Winners http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150354887/Union-Fair-Pageant-Winners UNION COUNTY — These are the Union County Fair Pageant Winners:Miss Union County Fair (Overall) — Kayden WagesLittle Miss Union County Fair (Overall) — Maggie Grace Lancaster Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:27:03 EST Erwin, Sloss seeking District 5 city council seat http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150319946/Erwin-Sloss-seeking-District-5-city-council-seat UNION — Two political newcomers are running for the District 5 Union City Council seat.Brandy Erwin and Pamela Garner Sloss are both making their first bids for public office. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:25:01 EST Mulvaney visits Midway BBQ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150364016/Mulvaney-visits-Midway-BBQ BUFFALO — US House of Representatives Fifth District Rep. Mick Mulvaney visited Midway BBQ in Buffalo earlier this week.Mulvaney, a Republican, is running for reelection in the Nov. 4 general election. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:23:11 EST Holcombe, Lewis running for Union County Coroner http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150319727/Holcombe-Lewis-running-for-Union-County-Coroner UNION COUNTY — The first contested race for Union County Coroner in more than 20 years pits a six-term incumbent against a political newcomer making his bid for public office. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:23:09 EST No life is good enough http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/150367464/No-life-is-good-enough Saturday, Nov. 110 a.m.: The 144th Annual Session of the Tyger River Baptist Association will be held at Cedar Grove Baptist Church in Enoree, SC. The Rev. Dr. Michael A. Glenn, Moderator. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:21:01 EST Learning about fire safety at BES http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/150367751/Learning-about-fire-safety-at-BES Tuesday, Nov. 4• The Union County Beekeepers Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Clemson Extension Meeting Room at the fairgrounds. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:51:02 EST Sims 7th grade falls to Granard http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/150359882/Sims-7th-grade-falls-to-Granard GAFFNEY — The Sims Tigers 7th grade football team fell short of a Peachtree Conference Championship on Wednesday.Granard Middle School defeated the 7th grade Tigers 46-20. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:49:02 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 A Heartland Halloween http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150345942/A-Heartland-Halloween UNION — A local assisted living center/nursing home is getting into the spirit of the season with Halloween decorations ranging from the ghoulish and the macabre to the innocent and playful. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:15:02 EST Breaking down barriers, opening doors http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150330003/Breaking-down-barriers-opening-doors SPARTANBURG — An annual Buddy Walk — which included numerous Union County residents — was held over the weekend in observance of National Down Syndrome Awareness Month. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:13:04 EST A ‘glowing skull’ and ‘erupting pumpkin’ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150348246/A-glowing-skull-and-erupting-pumpkin UNION — Local first and second graders — from public, private and home schools — are invited to a free chemistry event with fun experiments and sweet treats. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:11:01 EST Three seeking District 1 City Council seat http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150319924/Three-seeking-District-1-City-Council-seat UNION — An incumbent and two challengers are seeking the Union City Council District 1 seat in the Nov. 4 general election. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:09:03 EST Wilkes, Sherbert seek District 9 school board seat http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150319856/Wilkes-Sherbert-seek-District-9-school-board-seat UNION — An incumbent running for reelection and a political newcomer making her first bid for public office are running for the District 9 Union County School Board seat in the Nov. 4 general election. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:07:02 EST Dealing with the impossible http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/150343587/Dealing-with-the-impossible Saturday, Nov. 110 a.m.: The 144th Annual Session of the Tyger River Baptist Association will be held at Cedar Grove Baptist Church in Enoree, SC. The Rev. Dr. Michael A. Glenn, Moderator. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:05:02 EST Plametto Pride Litter Awareness Show at MES http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/150343585/Plametto-Pride-Litter-Awareness-Show-at-MES Tuesday, Nov. 4• The Union County Beekeepers Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Clemson Extension Meeting Room at the fairgrounds. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:03:04 EST