Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:47:26 EST 1800 Carlisle Christmas Parade http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150879949/Carlisle-Christmas-Parade CARLISLE — The large crowd that turned out for the Carlisle Christmas Parade Saturday afternoon stayed afterwards to enjoy the reception in the town hall that is one of the tradition of the celebration of Christmas in the Town of... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:09:01 EST Creative Christmas House Lighting winners http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150901549/Creative-Christmas-House-Lighting-winners UNION COUNTY — Two Union homeowners and one Lockhart area homeowner are the winners in the Creative category of the Union County Recreation Department's Christmas House Lighting Contest. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:07:00 EST ‘Jingle Jog’ attracts 56 runners http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150879970/Jingle-Jog-attracts-56-runners UNION COUNTY — More than 50 of Santa's helpers put on their running shoes Saturday to help ensure that there are toys under the Christmas tree for the neediest of children in Union County. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:05:02 EST Christmas in our hearts http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/150897765/Christmas-in-our-hearts Saturday, Dec. 13 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:03:01 EST Lions Club visits Foster Park Elementary http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/150897550/Lions-Club-visits-Foster-Park-Elementary Monday, Dec. 22-Tuesday, Dec. 23 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:01:03 EST Lockhart boys beat Whitmire http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/150908677/Lockhart-boys-beat-Whitmire LOCKHART — A win over Whitmire put the Lockhart Middle School boys basketball team at 3-1 on the season. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:57:03 EST Birth Notices http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/150867494/Birth-Notices Curtis Lee BrandonTiffany Eison and Rodney Brandon announce the birth of their son, Curtis Lee Brandon, born Nov. 18, 2014 at Wallace Thomson Hospital. He was 5 pounds, 12... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:59:02 EST It’s in the signs: time to reform funding for education http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150874407/Its-in-the-signs:-time-to-reform-funding-for-education In the noisy political post-gaming usual for an election year, focusing as always on partisan differences, the pundits have missed one quiet fact that speaks instead to the things that unite us: November was a very good month for South Carolina... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:44:02 EST Union Christmas Parade http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150879961/Union-Christmas-Parade UNION — Beautiful weather, a large crowd of onlookers lining the sidewalks, and more than 100 floats rolling down Main Street were among the defining features of the Union Christmas Parade Sunday afternoon. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:42:03 EST America’s black eye http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150865134/Americas-black-eye Nothing says you want justice like the looting of beauty supplies and merchandise from a dollar store. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:42:01 EST ‘Truck Full of Toys’ a success http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150885309/Truck-Full-of-Toys-a-success UNION COUNTY — The generosity of the people and institutions of Union County helped make WBCU's annual drive to collect toys for the children of needy families a success. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:40:02 EST NAACP donates $1,000 to schools http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150886043/NAACP-donates-$1000-to-schools UNION COUNTY — The local chapter of the NAACP gave Union County students a special Christmas gift. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:38:02 EST Is there room in your heart for Jesus? http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/150881773/Is-there-room-in-your-heart-for-Jesus Sunday, Dec. 21 Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:36:04 EST Mighty Milers at BES http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education/150848821/Mighty-Milers-at-BES Tuesday, Dec. 16• The SCWorks Union office hosts a Comfort Keepers recruitment event from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:34:02 EST Crime Report http://uniondailytimes.com/news/blotter-community_news-home_top-news/150884840/Crime-Report The Union County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests: Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:32:03 EST Who, What, When & Where of Whitmire: Sissy’s Boutique now open http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/150865791/Who-What-When--Where-of-Whitmire:-Sissys-Boutique-now-open Hello everyone, local news on the way after we send out our birthday wishes from Gottrocks the birthday fairy, who texted them in of course. He is busy in flight making holiday deliveries. Lots of tablets and mobile devices on his list, including my... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:29:02 EST Teacher of the Year http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150868026/Teacher-of-the-Year UNION — Foster Park Elementary School teachers and staff Chose Kim Davis as their 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:15:03 EST Whitmire discussing alcohol sales on Sunday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150864561/Whitmire-discussing-alcohol-sales-on-Sunday WHITMIRE — Veronica Southerland spoke to Whitmire Town Council on Monday night with the hope of changing a city ordinance to allow the sales of alcohol on Sundays in the Lil' Cricket, where she works. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:13:02 EST SC Cubs prospect remains grounded in family, baseball http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/150864970/SC-Cubs-prospect-remains-grounded-in-family-baseball PROSPERITY — While he won't come out and say it, 2014 has been a long year for Prosperity's favorite son, C.J. Edwards. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:11:03 EST Letters to Santa due Monday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/150864596/Letters-to-Santa-due-Monday UNION COUNTY — Christmas is getting closer every day and that means time is running out to make sure Santa Claus gets to read the letters of the children of Union County. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:52:02 EST