NEWS


9:20 am |    
A Prayer for Wednesday
Two nominated for national award

Two nominated for national award

UNION COUNTY — Two local educators have been nominated for an award that honors teachers and school personnel who make a difference in the lives...

February 18th, 2018 |  


Controlling mosquitoes in Union

Controlling mosquitoes in Union

UNION — Tuesday’s meeting of Union City Council was a busy one with council approving a contract to control mosquitoes in the city this ye...

February 18th, 2018 |  


County extends ESAB agreement

County extends ESAB agreement

UNION COUNTY — A lease agreement that was among the incentives that helped bring ESAB Welding and Cutting Products to Union County has been exte...

February 18th, 2018 |  


A treat for families to share

A treat for families to share

MONARCH — Two of the greatest influences on a child’s life are their families and their schools and so it is more than appropriate that th...

February 18th, 2018 |  


4K, 5K registration April 10 & 12

4K, 5K registration April 10 & 12

UNION COUNTY — The start of the 2018-2019 school year is still several months away but it’ll be here before you know it and that’s w...

February 18th, 2018 |  


UCHS Black History Program Feb. 23

UCHS Black History Program Feb. 23

UNION COUNTY — Union County High School will host its annual Black History Program on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at 9 a.m.The public is welcome to at...

February 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Big Buck returns to Union County

Big Buck returns to Union County

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — America’s largest off-road motorcycle and ATV racing series returns to Union County next weekend, February 24 and 25, ...

February 17th, 2018 |  


The UCHS Track Team Schedule

The UCHS Track Team Schedule

UNION COUNTY — 2018 Union County Track and Field Schedule• Saturday, Feb. 24 vs. Spartanburg (scrimmage) at Spartanburg High School at 10:...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Athletic events in Union County

Athletic events in Union County

UNION COUNTY — Next Week’s Athletic Events in Union County (Monday, February 19-Saturday, February 24).Monday, February 19— No Event...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Representing Union County well

Representing Union County well

UNION COUNTY — On February 8-11, the University of South Carolina hosted their 40th annual band clinic and three students from Union County High...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Boys basketball game rescheduled

Boys basketball game rescheduled

UNION COUNTY — The playoffs will start a day early for the Union County High School Boys Basketball team after a game originally scheduled for W...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Three sign for college sports

Three sign for college sports

UNION COUNTY — With the stroke of a pen Wednesday morning three Union County High School Yellow Jackets chose to continue their athletic and edu...

February 10th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


9:20 am |    
A Prayer for Wednesday
Genoble running for District 1 seat

Genoble running for District 1 seat

UNION COUNTY — The first candidate to announce for public office in Union County for the 2018 elections says she is running for the Union County...

February 21st, 2018 |  


MES Chorus performs at FOL meeting

MES Chorus performs at FOL meeting

Potters Storehouse Special DistributionThe Potters Storehouse in Jonesville will hold a Special Distribution this Saturday (Feb. 24) from 10 a.m.-4 p....

February 21st, 2018 |  


SE Treeing Walker Days Friday & Saturday

SE Treeing Walker Days Friday & Saturday

UNION COUNTY — When it comes to hunting the team of man and dog is a formidable one and this weekend a number of those teams will converge on Un...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Yellow Jackets defeat Laurens 3-1

Yellow Jackets defeat Laurens 3-1

UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School Boys Soccer Team scored a 3-1 victory over Laurens High School last Wednesday.Soccer Coach David McI...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Light‘em up now for best results

Light‘em up now for best results

It’s time to break out the seeds and potting mix to start your garden plants indoors. It’s a great way to keep your green thumb in shape o...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Newton named Teacher of the Year

Newton named Teacher of the Year

JONESVILLE — With her selection as the school’s 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year a Jonesville Elementary/Middle School teacher has now been n...

February 18th, 2018 updated: February 18th, 2018. |  


OPINION


Valid reasons for skepticism

Valid reasons for skepticism

Many people are actively worried about global warming. And it frustrates them that skeptics and “deniers” refuse to acknowledge the “...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Time to focus on school choice

Time to focus on school choice

Later this month, schools, homeschool groups, organizations, and individuals in South Carolina and across America will work together to raise awarenes...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Time to focus on school choice

Time to focus on school choice

Later this month, schools, homeschool groups, organizations, and individuals in South Carolina and across America will work together to raise awarenes...

January 12th, 2018 |  


You are in charge of you in 2018

You are in charge of you in 2018

In 2017 I attended a conference that I go to each year. I typically try to take three or four things away that sticks with me from three days of atten...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Frozen pipes and cold weather

Frozen pipes and cold weather

I don’t know if it’s this cold weather, but the internet has not worked in a couple of weeks. It’s on right now, but for how long I ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


A resolution for spiritual growth

A resolution for spiritual growth

Well, here we are in our first weekend of 2018, and before we get too bogged down in the same old routine, let me encourage you to make time for your ...

January 10th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Gestamp appoints new finance director

Gestamp appoints new finance director

MADRID, SPAIN — Gestamp, the multinational company specialized in the design, development and manufacture of highly engineered metal components ...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Making a living outside of crime

Making a living outside of crime

CLEMSON, South Carolina — A higher minimum wage and earned income tax credits (EITCs) can mean the difference between a return to prison for rec...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Wear Red Day live broadcast

Wear Red Day live broadcast

UNION — The effort to raise public awareness of the threat heart disease poses to women was the subject of a series of live broadcasts by WSPA C...

February 3rd, 2018 |  


Gestamp signs with Chinese firm

Gestamp signs with Chinese firm

BEIJING, CHINA — Gestamp, the multinational company specialized in the design, development and manufacture of highly engineered metal components...

January 29th, 2018 |  


‘GR8 Plates Cafe” at USC Union

‘GR8 Plates Cafe” at USC Union

UNION — If you’re a student or professor or other staff member at USC Union and it’s lunchtime, what do you do for lunch, especially...

January 28th, 2018 |  


A year’s worth of bond payments

A year’s worth of bond payments

UNION — When you borrow money you have to pay it back and usually the lender requires you to put up collateral so that if you are unable to pay ...

January 24th, 2018 |  


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