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A Prayer for Saturday
A very rigorous year of study

A very rigorous year of study

BUFFALO — At Buffalo Elementary School the curriculum includes reading, writing, arithmetic, and STEM.STEM is the acronym for Science, Technolog...

February 15th, 2018 |  


‘Daddy and Daughter Dance’ at BES

‘Daddy and Daughter Dance’ at BES

BUFFALO — The young ladies of Buffalo Elementary School got to have a very special evening recently when they got to bring their fathers to scho...

February 15th, 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 |  


USC Upstate honors area students

USC Upstate honors area students

SPARTANBURG — The following area students have been named to the Dean’s List or Chancellor’s List at USC Upstate.Chancellor’s ...

February 15th, 2018 |  


A Prayer for Wednesday

A Prayer for Wednesday

Read Matthew 1:1-6, 16-17Salmon was the father of Boaz, whose mother was Rahab.— Matthew 1:5 (CEB)PRAYER: Dear God, thank you for the story of R...

February 14th, 2018 |  


Man arrested on meth charge

Man arrested on meth charge

UNION — Normally when someone loses their home to a fire they are provided with a place to stay by the American Red Cross, but a Union man who l...

February 14th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


UCHS begins playoffs Wednesday

UCHS begins playoffs Wednesday

UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School Boys Basketball Team ended the regular season this week and will start the class 4A playoffs next we...

February 10th, 2018 |  


Wildcats in championship game

Wildcats in championship game

JONESVILLE — Undefeated for the season the Jonesville Middle School Wildcats will play for the Foothills Athletic Conference Championship this S...

February 10th, 2018 |  


Bantams fall twice to Stingers

Bantams fall twice to Stingers

UNION — The USC Union Bantams Baseball Team dropped two this week against the defending Region 10 champions Florence-Darlington Tech Stingers.In...

February 10th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


4:00 am |    
A Prayer for Saturday
Book signing at McBeth Baptist

Book signing at McBeth Baptist

UNION — The author of a book about the identity crisis Christians face and how they can overcome it and be empowered to serve God will be signin...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Newcomb entertains at FOL meeting

Newcomb entertains at FOL meeting

Neighborhood Leadership CoalitionThe Neighborhood Leadership Coalition will host the following events on the following dates:• Saturday, Februar...

February 17th, 2018 |  


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 |  


Keeping their hearts healthy

Keeping their hearts healthy

BUFFALO — Students at Buffalo Elementary School joined several schools and local businesses on National Wear Red Day on February 2 and helped pa...

February 15th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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 |  


Christmas Parade a success

Christmas Parade a success

I tried to get on Facebook to thank everyone that participated in the Lockhart Christmas Parade, Sunday, but everything seemed to be frozen and a litt...

December 9th, 2017 |  


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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