Farmers’ Market receives $500

Farmers’ Market receives $500

UNION — The Farmers’ Market has been selected to receive a $500 grant for advertising and promotion from AgSouth Farm Credit.In a joint st...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Host fee generates $1.9 million

Host fee generates $1.9 million

UNION COUNTY — It’s nice to get nearly $1.6 million, especially if you’re expecting it, but it’s even nicer if you get nearly ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Trammell named Chamber Executive Director

Trammell named Chamber Executive Director

UNION — The new Executive Director of the Union County Chamber of Commerce brings to the position years of experience in economic development an...

March 18th, 2017 updated: March 18th, 2017. |  


Supporting an $8 million investment

Supporting an $8 million investment

UNION COUNTY — Economic development was a big part of Tuesday’s Union County Council meeting council approving the extension of a tax brea...

March 18th, 2017 updated: March 18th, 2017. |  


Students see ‘Accidents Disappear’

Students see ‘Accidents Disappear’

GAFFNEY — Over 800 students at three local elementary schools got an interesting lesson in electrical safety on Wednesday, March 8.Using magic t...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Gestamp revenues top €7.5 billion

Gestamp revenues top €7.5 billion

MADRID, SPAIN — Just days after it announced plans to expand its operations in Union County Gestamp reported revenue totaling more than €7...

March 15th, 2017 |  


$129 million and 130 new jobs

$129 million and 130 new jobs

BONHAM — Gestamp is expanding and will invest $129 million in that expansion and create 130 new jobs as a result.In a statement released Tuesday...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Academic Outreach Camp in June

Academic Outreach Camp in June

SPARTANBURG — From exploring manufacturing production processes and healthcare quality outcomes, to driving high-performance BMWs, 30 rising hig...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Gestamp expanding Union County operations

Gestamp expanding Union County operations

COLUMBIA — Gestamp, an international manufacturer of metal automotive components, is expanding its existing facility in Union County in an effor...

March 8th, 2017 updated: March 8th, 2017. |  


BREC to hold Community Shred Day

BREC to hold Community Shred Day

GAFFNEY — It is the time of year for spring-cleaning and there is no better, or safer, place to start than those unnecessary and unwanted docume...

March 6th, 2017 |