UNION — A local man has been taken into custody and charged with murder after an investigation which began on Wednesday.In a statement released Wednesday evening, the Union Public Safety Department reported that the body of Raymond Davis, 61, of 902 Union Blvd., Union, had been located in a wooded area that consisted of dense underbrush near his residence. The press release stated that foul play appeared to be a factor.
UNION — A classic stage play will be brought to life by students and members of the community next weekend in Union.The USC Union Players will hold a stage production of Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize winning play “Our Town,” at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 26, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, in the USC Union Auditorium. The play is sponsored by the university’s Student Government Association.“We’ve had an amazing turnout this year,&...
UNION COUNTY — The Union County Probate Judge’s Office needs three clerks to handle an already heavy and often complex workload that will likely get heavier in the years to come according to Probate Judge Donna Cudd.
UNION COUNTY — The sponsors of a program that serves meals to children while school is out are looking to increase the number of children being served this summer.The Mon-Aetna Baptist Church Child Enrichment Center is participating in the Summer Food Service Program which provides free meals to children ages 18 and younger.Mon-Aetna CEC Director Susan Adams said Tuesday that the program is looking to grow this year and serve a larger number of children in Union Co...
UNION COUNTY — During this week’s meeting of the Union County Board of School Trustees, Jeff Stribble, Director of Personnel and Student Services, presented a copy of revised procedures to follow any district bus accidents.In March, a local school bus driver had an accident while driving a bus full of students to school, striking a tree. The driver was charged with driving too fast for conditions. All of the students were offered medical treatment at Wallace Thomson Hos...
MONARCH — The Easter Bunny recently paid a special visit to Monarch Elementary School to help raise money for Relay for Life.
MONARCH — Students at Monarch Elementary School received Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) books before Spring Break and were encouraged to keep reading even through their week long break.
The Union County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:— Glenn Scott Hibbard, 33, of 226 Meansville Road, Union, was charged with trespassing around 2 p.m. April 15. According to the incident report, Hibbard followed an exterminator into a woman’s driveway and asked to come inside her house. The exterminator informed the woman that Hibbard was not an employee, and she asked him to leave. He left and returned twice, asking to come inside ...
WHITMIRE — The newest business in Whitmire gives...
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