NEWS


4:40 pm |    
School Board to meet Monday
The natural and the spiritual

The natural and the spiritual

Wednesday, July 19-Thursday, July 205:30-8 p.m.: Morningside Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School.Wednesday, July 19-Thursday, July 206-9 p....

July 19th, 2017 |  


Searching for their ancestors

Searching for their ancestors

Open House At The PPGThe Piedmont Physic Garden will host an Open House July 21 through July 23.We will be offering tours of the garden so guests can ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Crime in Union County

Crime in Union County

UNION COUNTY — The past week was a busy one for law enforcement in Union County with officers and deputies making arrests for crimes including d...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Ain’t nothing like the real thing…

Ain’t nothing like the real thing…

UNION — Ah, summer in the South — hot days, cold drinks and citronella candles, spread across porches in futile attempts to fend off the t...

July 16th, 2017 |  


PPG to host first Open House

PPG to host first Open House

UNION — Since 2014, the Piedmont Physic Garden (PPG), located a block off Main Street, has been open to visitors by appointment only. For the fi...

July 16th, 2017 |  


New Board of Directors announced

New Board of Directors announced

UNION — Tuesday’s meeting of the Union Rotary Club was an informative one with the introduction the club’s new Board of Directors an...

July 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


2:00 am |    
Allstars win one, lose one
Team Aruba at Lucas Oil Raceway

Team Aruba at Lucas Oil Raceway

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Professional Drag Racers Association has reached the halfway point in its fourth season. For the Extreme Pro Stock team...

July 16th, 2017 |  


SweeTees, Angels win Sportsmanship Award

SweeTees, Angels win Sportsmanship Award

UNION COUNTY — They didn’t win the State Tournament but the Union County Dixie Girls SweeTees team were still winners receiving recognitio...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Juniors make strong showing

Juniors make strong showing

UNION COUNTY — Even though it is a relatively new team the Union Americas Legion Post 22’s Junior team not only made it into the playoff b...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Petty gets 4th win of the year

Petty gets 4th win of the year

UNION COUNTY — Local racer Earl Petty made yet another appearance in victory lane in the Renegade Division at the Cherokee Motor Speedway on Sun...

July 9th, 2017 |  


Dixie Girls in state tournament

Dixie Girls in state tournament

UNION COUNTY —Here’s some of what’s happening in sports in Union County.Dixie Girls Teams In TournamentThree Dixie Girls teams from ...

July 8th, 2017 |  


A busy week for the Rotary Club

A busy week for the Rotary Club

UNION — Things were pretty busy this week for the Union Rotary Club which gained a new president, awarded a $500 scholarship, and heard about ch...

July 1st, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


4:40 pm |    
School Board to meet Monday
Support and pray for the police

Support and pray for the police

UNION COUNTY — A program that has helped bridge the gap between the public and law enforcement in one Upstate county is now being implemented in...

July 19th, 2017 |  


‘Black and White Abstract & Landscape’

‘Black and White Abstract & Landscape’

UNION — Most of the time when we think of art being exhibited in a museum we think of colorful images produced with paint and a brush or a color...

July 19th, 2017 |  


When they can administer oxygen

When they can administer oxygen

UNION COUNTY — An EMT or paramedic with the Union County EMS who is also a volunteer fireman can give a victim of smoke inhalation oxygen if he&...

July 19th, 2017 |  


‘Donate For a Plate’ this Friday

‘Donate For a Plate’ this Friday

UNION — The public is being invited to “Donate For a Plate” and help sponsor children for cheer and football season.In a statement r...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Allstars win one, lose one

Allstars win one, lose one

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Dixie Youth Allstars Baseball Team won one game and a lost a second one on Monday during the Dixie Youth State T...

July 19th, 2017 |  


SweeTees to play in fundraiser

SweeTees to play in fundraiser

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Dixie Girls SweeTees won the Sportsmanship Award at the Dixie Girls SweeTees State Tournament last week and are ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Strengthen the body of Christ

Strengthen the body of Christ

As Christians, sometimes we tend to get caught up in ourselves and focus solely on our needs. We feel if we are pleased with our personal walk, then i...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Raising funds for cancer patient

Raising funds for cancer patient

There was a terrible storm last Thursday, and my computer would not cooperate, therefore I couldn’t get this letter out to you nor could I finis...

July 1st, 2017 |  


A key issue for energy study

A key issue for energy study

Americans have been exceptionally fortunate in recent decades to enjoy robust power generation to heat their homes, refrigerate their food, and delive...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Love, it’s what we do!

Love, it’s what we do!

What is love? Most often it is defined by feelings we have. Now we know there are different kinds of love like, divine love, brotherly love, family lo...

June 25th, 2017 |  


Joshua 24:15 — Father’s Day

Joshua 24:15 — Father’s Day

In the book of Numbers, we read that the Lord spoke to Moses and asked him to send spies to search the land of Canaan. Joshua and Caleb were the only ...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Sharing happiness with others

Sharing happiness with others

Remember my friend, Carolyn Edwards, aka Nikki Rose? Carolyn has stage 4 cancer, and gave a wonderful concert about a month ago. She used to sing with...

June 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


5:52 pm |    
Newberry welcomes Samsung
‘A full service family salon’

‘A full service family salon’

UNION — Customers who avail themselves of the services provided by Ashley Rainwater’s new upscale salon and spa will leave “Primped ...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Samsung could have ripple effect

Samsung could have ripple effect

NEWBERRY COUNTY — The announcement that Samsung will bring a manufacturing plant to Newberry could have higher benefits for the community than t...

July 1st, 2017 |  


DHEC continuing TB investigation

DHEC continuing TB investigation

JONESVILLE — The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control is continuing its investigation at the Belk Distribution Center after an empl...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Potential and possibilities

Potential and possibilities

UNION COUNTY — A lesson as old as humanity itself is at the heart of a pilot program now under way at Sims Middle School.The Union County School...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Union Times under new ownership

Union Times under new ownership

UNION – Champion Media announced Thursday that it has acquired the South Carolina and North Carolina print, digital and local assets of Heartlan...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Groups receive $11,000 from BREC

Groups receive $11,000 from BREC

GAFFNEY — Two ministries that provide home repairs for the needy and a local law enforcement agency have received a total of $11,000 in donation...

June 11th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA