NEWS


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Crime in Union County
Dollar General gives JEMS $10,000

Dollar General gives JEMS $10,000

JONESVILLE — The faculty, staff, and student body of Jonesville Elementary/Middle School got some early holiday cheer this week when Dollar Gene...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Man charged with child neglect

Man charged with child neglect

UNION — The father of a 4-year-old girl has been charged with child neglect one week after it was discovered that they and the child’s mot...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Give thanks for all blessings

Give thanks for all blessings

Potters Storehouse Seeks Donations The Potters Storehouse Food Ministry in Jonesville is seeking the public’s help to provide turkeys for the ne...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Gold Star Mothers recognized

Gold Star Mothers recognized

Storybook BreakfastDelta Kappa Gamma, Sigma chapter (an educational sorority) is sponsoring a Storybook Breakfast on Saturday, November 18 at Monarch ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Library renovations begin Nov. 30

Library renovations begin Nov. 30

UNION COUNTY — The long anticipated renovation, restoration, modernization, and upgrade of the Union County Carnegie Library will finally get un...

November 16th, 2017 |  


4-H Livestock Show Competition winners

4-H Livestock Show Competition winners

UNION COUNTY — These are the winners of the 2017 Livestock Show Competition at the Union County Agricultural Fair.Goats• Toddler Showmansh...

November 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Gamecock Club to host Tiger Burn

Gamecock Club to host Tiger Burn

UNION — The Union County Gamecock Club will host their annual Tiger Burn on Monday, November 20 at 6 p.m. in the Truluck Activity Center on the ...

November 11th, 2017 |  


Clemson Club to host Chicken Roast

Clemson Club to host Chicken Roast

UNION — While the month of November typically brings thoughts of Thanksgiving and the start of the holiday season, South Carolinians know it als...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Rippy donates $4,000 to Bantams

Rippy donates $4,000 to Bantams

UNION — USC Union is ready for spring and their athletes to compete in their first official Division I season in the National Junior College Ath...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Jackets headed for playoffs

Jackets headed for playoffs

UNION COUNTY — Despite their 2-8 season record the Union County High School Yellow Jackets are playoff bound. Last Friday night’s 58-21 wi...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Eagle Scout completes kiosk

Eagle Scout completes kiosk

LOCKHART — David Helm, a 16-year-old student at Spartanburg High School, recently completed a kiosk at the Thurmond Dove Field in Union County a...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Sacrifice and brotherhood

Sacrifice and brotherhood

JONESVILLE — For Wildcats fans Thursday was indeed a “Night To Remember” as the Jonesville Middle School Football Team emerged victo...

October 28th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Crime in Union County
Guilty pleas heard this week

Guilty pleas heard this week

UNION COUNTY — The following persons pleaded guilty before Judge John C. Hayes III of York in General Sessions Court in the Main Courtroom of th...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Scenes from ‘Walk Into The Holidays’

Scenes from ‘Walk Into The Holidays’

UNION — The holiday season in Union got its traditional kick off Thursday evening with “Walk Into The Holidays.”As in previous years...

November 19th, 2017 |  


County approved for $300,000 grant

County approved for $300,000 grant

UNION COUNTY — The ongoing effort to promote economic growth in Union County got a boost this week with the announcement that the county has bee...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Bars, taverns, and nightclubs

Bars, taverns, and nightclubs

UNION — A divided Union City Council took a step this week toward allowing businesses that serve alcohol such as bars and nightclubs to open and...

November 19th, 2017 |  


City awards $8,700 for projects

City awards $8,700 for projects

UNION — The improvements being made to City Park by a local educational institution, a local service organization’s plans to repair its bu...

November 19th, 2017 |  


A Prayer for Saturday

A Prayer for Saturday

Read Matthew 8:23-27[Jesus] replied [to his listeners], “What is impossible for mortals is possible for God.”— Luke 18:27 (NRSV)PRAY...

November 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Are you weary and need rest?

Are you weary and need rest?

Do you, like most of us, have too many things going on? Is it difficult to find rest because you feel you just don’t have “time” for...

November 5th, 2017 |  


A new creature through Christ

A new creature through Christ

What do others see in you? Let’s really think about this… I know what I hope they see, but one needs to honestly reflect on their actions,...

October 29th, 2017 |  


First Christmas Parade meeting

First Christmas Parade meeting

We had our first meeting for the Christmas Parade, this was just to get an idea of all that needs to be done. Patti and Dale Inman (assistant fire chi...

October 29th, 2017 |  


We are more than conquerors

We are more than conquerors

Do you feel as if you spend most of your days in a defensive mode? Have you reached the point that you count your day a success if you can just “...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


Fire department helping with parade

Fire department helping with parade

The Lockhart Fire Dept and I will be putting on the Lockhart Christmas Parade, the first Sunday in December. The date is December 3, so please start t...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


What can we change?

What can we change?

Do you spend some of your days wishing you could change things? Do you wake up some mornings and wish you could just lay back down and start over? Doe...

October 15th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Dollar General gives JEMS $10,000

Dollar General gives JEMS $10,000

JONESVILLE — The faculty, staff, and student body of Jonesville Elementary/Middle School got some early holiday cheer this week when Dollar Gene...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Belk looking to hire 800 workers

Belk looking to hire 800 workers

JONESVILLE — A growing company is always a busy one but even more so during its peak season and that’s why the Belk Fulfillment Center hir...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Internet banking and a merger

Internet banking and a merger

JONESVILLE — Technology-driven changes in the way people do their banking coupled with a corporate merger designed to provide its customers with...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Creating jobs and opportunities

Creating jobs and opportunities

UNION COUNTY — The story of the success of Standard Textile is the story of the company’s commitment to creating jobs for those who want t...

October 28th, 2017 updated: October 30th, 2017. |  


Standard Textile opens distribution center

Standard Textile opens distribution center

BUFFALO — Standard Textile’s presence and impact on Union County is continuing to grow with the opening of its new distribution center on ...

October 26th, 2017 |  


25 years reclaiming old lumber

25 years reclaiming old lumber

UNION — It has customers and business contacts throughout the United States of America and around the world but most people in Union County stil...

October 25th, 2017 |  


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