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A prayer for Wednesday

A prayer for Wednesday

Read Luke 10:38-42Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and appr...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Give thanks to Jesus

Give thanks to Jesus

Sunday, Nov. 2610 a.m.: The Corinth Baptist Church Family Celebrates Family Day.Rev. Katina Posey of Cowpens and Associate Minister of Grace Community...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Civitans donate $1,100 for Ruthie

Civitans donate $1,100 for Ruthie

Democrats To MeetThe Union County Democratic Party will meet, Monday, November 27 at 6 p.m. in the City of Union Municipal Building, 101 Sharpe Avenue...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Protecting Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church

Protecting Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church

UNION COUNTY — The Fairforest Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution met on Tuesday, October 3 at 3:30 p.m....

November 20th, 2017 |  


Library closed Dec. 4-Jan. 1

Library closed Dec. 4-Jan. 1

Library HoursMonday, Tuesday & Thursday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.864-427-7140www.unionlibrary.orgClose...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Crime in Union County

Crime in Union County

UNION COUNTY — Arrests for possession with intent to distribute marijuana, assault and battery second-degree, filing a false police report of a ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


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 |  


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LIFE


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Gifted/Talented nominations open

Gifted/Talented nominations open

UNION COUNTY — The nomination period for Gifted/Talented Arts Classes for next year at Union County High School is now open. Gifted and Talented...

November 23rd, 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 |  


From Meansville Road to Harlem

From Meansville Road to Harlem

UNION COUNTY — Like many young African-American men of their generation DJ “Motown” Bobby Robinson’s father and namesake uncle...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Sharing in the spirit of love

Sharing in the spirit of love

UNION — This Thanksgiving Day churches, businesses, and community groups in Union County are coming together to help feed and clothe the needy.I...

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 |  


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 |  


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


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 |  


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. |  


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