NEWS


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A prayer for Saturday
How to help your backyard birds

How to help your backyard birds

Americans in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico suffered through devastating hurricanes this year, and they weren’t alone in their desolation —...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Bear population in SC rising

Bear population in SC rising

CLEMSON — The second most-prolific mountain bear-hunting season in South Carolina history and more frequent encounters with the animals along th...

December 7th, 2017 |  


A prayer for Wednesday

A prayer for Wednesday

Read John 17:15-19 Grow in grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. — 2 Peter 3:18 (NIV)PRAYER: Dear Jesus, come into our lives ...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Bookstore now in resource center

Bookstore now in resource center

UNION — The “Friends on Main … Books & More” bookstore is now at its new location and looking for volunteers to help staff...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Christmas Parade Season continues

Christmas Parade Season continues

UNION COUNTY — One of the signs that the Christmas season is upon us and that Christmas Day is rapidly approaching are the Christmas Parades hel...

December 6th, 2017 |  


The ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’

The ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’

UNION COUNTY — Christmas is a time for giving and that includes giving to help the less fortunate throughout the year and that’s where UCA...

December 6th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


12:30 am |    
Bear population in SC rising
Yellow Jackets to become Bantams

Yellow Jackets to become Bantams

UNION COUNTY — When they graduate from Union County High School in spring of 2018 four members of the Yellow Jackets Soccer Team will again play...

November 22nd, 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 |  


21 sign to play for USC Union

21 sign to play for USC Union

UNION — Eight young women and 13 young men are the latest student-athletes to join the rosters of the USC Union softball and soccer teams.In a s...

November 12th, 2017 |  


Three sign to play softball

Three sign to play softball

UNION COUNTY — They play softball for Union County High School and soon they will be playing softball for two colleges.In a signing ceremony Fri...

November 12th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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LIFE


A prayer for Saturday

A prayer for Saturday

Read Matthew 6:25-34We know tht in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.— Roma...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Union receives A2 bond ratings

Union receives A2 bond ratings

UNION — A policy of carefully monitoring their finances combined with the promotion of economic development is being credited with the City of U...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Timken looking to hire 30 workers

Timken looking to hire 30 workers

UNION COUNTY — After more that 50 years in business the Timken Tyger River Plant is not only still going strong but is in the process of going e...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Second link for transit survey

Second link for transit survey

UNION COUNTY — Residents of Union County interested in weighing in on the feasibility of a transit of a local transit system now have a new onli...

December 9th, 2017 |  


The hope that is Jesus Christ

The hope that is Jesus Christ

Saturday, Dec. 99:30 a.m.: Pacolet River Baptist Association Missionaries will meet at Corinth Baptist Church for quarterly meeting.Bring a $5 gift an...

December 9th, 2017 |  


SGA sells ‘Spirit Links’ for student

SGA sells ‘Spirit Links’ for student

Carlisle Finishing Group BreakfastThe Carlisle Finishing Group, formerly Cone Mills, will meet Saturday, December 9 at 9 a.m. for breakfast at Midway ...

December 9th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Christmas Parade a success
Enter His Gates with Thanksgiving

Enter His Gates with Thanksgiving

What does it mean to worship the Lord with gladness? Do we ever stop to consider what this is? How can we know if we are doing this if we don’t ...

November 26th, 2017 |  


Floats for the Christmas Parade

Floats for the Christmas Parade

I hope you’ve given some thought about making a float for the Lockhart Christmas Parade. Maybe, just maybe some of you will keep your floats tog...

November 26th, 2017 |  


‘Seek ye first the kingdom of God’

‘Seek ye first the kingdom of God’

Distraction is something we all struggle with in many areas of life. Our focus gets diverted from chores at home, errands we need to run, relationship...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Funnel Cakes by Pam at the parade

Funnel Cakes by Pam at the parade

I was very happy that I heard from one of our vendors for the Lockhart Christmas Parade, today. Funnel Cakes by Pam will be setting up in the middle o...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Vendors welcome to sell at parade

Vendors welcome to sell at parade

Vendors, are welcome to sell your wares at our Lockhart Christmas Parade, on Sunday, Dec. 3. If you are interested please give me a call at 1-864-545-...

November 11th, 2017 |  


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 |  


BUSINESS


Gestamp opens R&D center in Shanghai

Gestamp opens R&D center in Shanghai

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

November 26th, 2017 |  


Milliken donates $420 to MSA

Milliken donates $420 to MSA

JONESVILLE — Families struggling to balance daily living expenses with the cost of caring for a terminally ill family member will be getting som...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Closed in honor of Thanksgiving

Closed in honor of Thanksgiving

UNION COUNTY — Thursday is Thanksgiving Day which means it will be a day of tradition including families gathered around the table to enjoy a de...

November 22nd, 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 |  


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 |  


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