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Ten charged with manufacturing meth

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BUFFALO — A search by Union County deputies led to the arrest of 10 people who were each charged with manufacturing methamphetamine.


More results from the Agricultural Fair

UNION COUNTY — The 2014 Union County Agricultural Fair concluded Saturday night, but not before there were more agricultural and related competitions. Here are those competitions and the persons who won them.Union County Fair Rabbit Show WinnersJames Howard — Junior Buck Double First, Grand ChampionDavid Garner — Junior Buck 3rd Place, Senior Buck 3rd Place, Junior Doe 3rd Place, Junior Doe 3rd Place, Senior ...

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Rogers receives national award

COLUMBIA —A former Union resident who serves as Communications Director of the South Carolina State Library has received national recognition for his service in the library and information science fieldDr. Curtis R. Rogers, a former Union Academy student and Union High School graduate, recently received the 2014 Founders Award at the 4th Annual Library Communications Conference held in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey.Rogers is the son of Mary Jo Rogers and the late Richard ...

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UCATC to offer EMT program

UNION COUNTY — A goal four years in the making will be achieved in the spring of 2015 when the Union County Advanced Technology offers an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course.Site Coordinator Kathy Jo Lancaster announced Monday that the UCATC is currently enrolling students for the EMT classes which will be held on the weekends beginning in January.

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Remembering what’s important

Tuesday, Oct. 21-Wednesday, Oct. 2210 a.m., 6 p.m. & 7 p.m.: Mt. Lebanon Baptist in Buffalo holds Revival. Oct. 19 will be at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Monday-Wednesday will be 7 p.m.6 p.m. & 7 p.m.: Putman Baptist Church, 3692 Buffalo-West Springs Highway (SC 215), Buffalo holds Revival Sunday at 6 p.m. and Monday-Wednesday at 7 p.m. Guest evangelist will be Rev. Jeremiah Henderson. There will be special music each night....

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SC Regions Projects at Monarch Elementary School

Tuesday, Oct. 21-Friday, Oct. 24• UCAC’s 2014 Juried Art Show will be on display at the USC-Union Main Building. The 80 works come from across the Southeast and as far away as Michigan. The show will be available for viewing during regular USC-Union hours. For more information call UCAC at 864-429-2817 or email ucac@bellsouth.net.Tuesday, Oct. 21-Friday, Oct. 31

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News Around Lockhart: The Christmas Hospice Box

So last week most of my article was a repeat. I was told my story was not in the paper one week and so I reprinted most of it, because it had some important events that people wanted printed. But when I talked to Charles, he told me it was printed on Saturday instead of Friday. So I will apologize for my stupid mistake.PageantLittle Miss/Master Lockhart Pageant will be held Nov. 1 at 10 a.m. at Lockhart School Auditorium. For applications or further information c...

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Buffalo Elementary School Honor Roll

BUFFALO — This is Buffalo Elementary School Honor Roll for the first nine weeks of the 2014-2015 school year.3rd GradePrincipal’s Honor RollJamel Burnett, John Bogan, Warren Childers, Eli Rector, Luke RectorTeacher’s Honor RollElizabeth Allen, Samantha Chasteen, Catie Deputy, Brooklyn Ferguson, Wyatt Greer, Cayden Kingsmore, Destiny Lee, Jacob Lee, Caroline Sanders, Cass...

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Union Music Club holds October meeting

UNION — The Union Music Club met Oct. 14, 2014 at the Union County Museum with 11 members and two guests present. Ms. Sally Summers and Mrs. Kathy Stepp hosted the meeting.Ms. Sally Summers, President, welcomed the members to the meeting. The Club members recited the invocation, collect, and sang the Federation Hymn accompanied by Mr. Tommy Bishop, pianist.Mr. Bishop gave the history and accompanied the singing of the song of the month, “Home Sweet Home.̶...

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Jackets fall to Red Devils

CLINTON — The Union County Yellow Jackets suffered another loss in the final seconds of the game, giving Clinton Red Devils their first win of the season.With 17 seconds to go in the game, Clinton scored a touchdown and two-point conversion, defeating Union County in a final score of 22-19.Aside from the final seconds, the Yellow Jackets dominated most of the second half. Coach Steve Taneyhill said this has been a continuing problem each week, with the team playing...

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Sims falls to Granard in volleyball

UNION — The Sims Middle School volleyball team lost to Granard Middle School 2-0 at the Peachtree Conference Tournament on Saturday.“We played well in the first game leading them, but could not come back after they went ahead,” said Coach Tracy Duncan. “In the second game, we could not receive serve well. I had four players that did not attend the tournament, and sometimes that hurts you, too.”Duncan said the team served well overall and had...

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USC Union honors Charles, Comer

UNION COUNTY — The commitment of two men to USC Union and its mission of providing quality higher education was celebrated Friday morning at USC Union.The Union/Laurens Commission on Higher Education held the 19th Annual Founder’s Day Celebration in the Main Building Auditorium at USC Union Friday morning. During the ceremony, the commission honored Dr. Allan D. Charles and William Comer for their many years of service to and support of USC Union. Both men were presente...

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Homecoming Spirit Week at UCHS

UNION COUNTY — Next week is Homecoming Spirit Week at Union County High School.Spirit Week at Union County High School will culminate with Friday night’s Homecoming football game as well as the halftime ceremony crowning the Homecoming King, Homecoming Queen, and princesses for 9th, 10th and 11th grades.Homecoming Queen candidates are Dee Thomas, Paige Wilbanks, Courtney Berry, Chelise Morman, Tia Gilliam, Lucy Goode, Hannah Morris and Shreya Sha.H...

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Farr charged with murder

UNION — A Union man originally charged with attempted murder in the September death of another man is now charged with murder.In a statement released Friday afternoon, the Union Public Safety Department announced that the attempted murder charge against Herman Phillip “Bubba” Farr, 19, of 308 Aetna Street, Union, had been upgraded to murder.The press release also stated that a 15-year-old juvenile has also been charged with murder in the incident....

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Agricultural Fair continues today

UNION COUNTY — Today is the last day of the Union County Agricultural Fair but there’s still plenty of fun to be had throughout the day and into this evening.The fair, which got under way Tuesday, has offered the public a number of attractions, several of which will also be presented today including:• The “Big Cats” show featuring a lion and several tigers;• The first Union Idol competition which is now down to the final thr...

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Teachers of the Week at FPES

Saturday, Oct. 18-Friday, Oct. 24• UCAC’s 2014 Juried Art Show will be on display at the USC-Union Main Building. The 80 works come from across the Southeast and as far away as Michigan. The show will be available for viewing during regular USC-Union hours. For more information call UCAC at 864-429-2817 or email ucac@bellsouth.net.Saturday, Oct. 18-Friday, Oct. 31

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JV volleyball falls to Chester

UNION COUNTY — The Union County JV volleyball team lost its final game of the season to Chester.Union County lost the first set 25-13. The Jackets fought hard to come from behind to win the second set 27-25. They then fell in the third set 15-7.“Even though we did not win many games, I feel like the girls have learned a lot of basic skills this season to help them out as they continue their volleyball playing at UCHS,” said Coach Sherry Jackson. “...

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Sims 8th grade loses to DR Hill

UNION — The Sims Middle School 8th grade football team fell to DR Hill 28-6 on Thursday.The Tigers were down 8-0 late in the second half, and Tykevius Kershaw ran in a six-yard touchdown cutting DR Hill’s lead to 8-6. With 13 seconds remaining in the half, DR Hill ran the kickoff back for a touchdown, taking a 14-6 lead. The Tigers were unable to score in the second half.“Our defense played really well — good enough for us to win,” said Coac...

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