Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:34:54 EST 1800 UCAC’s ‘Acoustic Café’ a hit at Uniquely Union http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50670826/UCACs-Acoustic-Caf-a-hit-at-Uniquely-Union UNION — The Union County Arts Council's contribution to this year's Uniquely Union Festival featured cold soft drinks, free peanuts and live music all day long for the two days of the festival. The “Acoustic Café”... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:32:06 EST City to help sponsor Vietnam KIA memorial http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50674632/City-to-help-sponsor-Vietnam-KIA-memorial UNION — A Vietnam KIA Memorial and firefighter compensation were among several topics discussed during Tuesday's meeting of the Union City Council.Vietnam Killed in Action Memorial Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:30:05 EST Jonesville Town Festival this Saturday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50669961/Jonesville-Town-Festival-this-Saturday JONESVILLE — Camel and pony rides, a petting zoo featuring a kangaroo, a car show, a day full of music, and lots of food will be part of the 2014 Jonesville Town Festival this Saturday. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:26:04 EST College ‘Boot Camp’ at UCATC http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50672178/College-Boot-Camp-at-UCATC UNION COUNTY — High school students with questions about going to college will have the opportunity to get them answered during a “Boot Camp” at the Union County Advanced Technology Center Saturday morning. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:24:05 EST The original wireless connection http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50667599/The-original-wireless-connection Thursday, Sept. 18 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:22:04 EST Donating blood at USC Union http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50667532/Donating-blood-at-USC-Union Thursday, Sept. 18• Union City Council holds at workshop at 9 a.m. to discuss the Union Events Center. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:20:02 EST Whitmire inductees three into the Hall of Fame http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50659919/Whitmire-inductees-three-into-the-Hall-of-Fame WHITMIRE — At Whitmire Community School's home game last Friday, three alumni were inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame: Amber Plemmons Epps, Bradley Epps and Michael Ruff.Amber Plemmons Epps Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:18:02 EST ‘Setting the Pace’ at Whitten Center http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50659600/Setting-the-Pace-at-Whitten-Center CLINTON — Setting the Pace at Whitten Center 5K and 10K Run/Walk was held Sept. 6. Over 80 people from three states took to the two certified courses to try to either post their fastest time or simply finish. Race Management Systems certified... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:16:05 EST Volleyball season off to good start for LMS girls http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50677909/Volleyball-season-off-to-good-start-for-LMS-girls LOCKHART — Coach Tracie Campbell said the Lockhart Middle School volleyball team has played well so far this season. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:14:05 EST UCHS girls defeat Lancaster in tennis http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50678109/UCHS-girls-defeat-Lancaster-in-tennis UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School girls tennis team defeated Lancaster in a final score of 6-0.Results were as follows:Alexa Nance (UC) d. LeLe Blackmon 6-2, 6-1 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:11:04 EST Antique Farm Show this Saturday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50651549/Antique-Farm-Show-this-Saturday UNION — For the 12th straight year, a free event at Union County Fairgrounds will offer a look at farms, farm equipment, and manual skills of the past. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:08:02 EST Democrats hosting seven stump meetings http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/50657241/Democrats-hosting-seven-stump-meetings UNION COUNTY — The people of Union County will have the opportunity to meet and speak with candidates running for local, federal and possibly statewide office on the Democratic ticket during a series of “stump meetings” sponsored by... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:06:05 EST USC Union donates 35 units of blood http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50652536/USC-Union-donates-35-units-of-blood UNION — A total of 35 students and faculty members rolled up their sleeves for a good cause recently during this semester's blood drive at USC Union. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:04:04 EST Championship BBQ at Uniquely Union http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50650760/Championship-BBQ-at-Uniquely-Union UNION — Atmosphere is an important part of any event and the atmosphere at the 2014 Uniquely Union Festival was especially popular with visitors who got to enjoy the aroma of chicken, pork, and ribs being grilled by the teams competing in the... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:02 EST God stands ready to step in http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50649781/God-stands-ready-to-step-in Wednesday, Sept. 17 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:58:02 EST Fundraiser for Capt. DJ Long http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50649602/Fundraiser-for-Capt.-DJ-Long Wednesday, Sept. 17 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:56:05 EST Library Blog: Access WorkKeys test prep through DISCUS http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50637866/Library-Blog:-Access-WorkKeys-test-prep-through-DISCUS I have mentioned DISCUS in this blog several times, but today I want to highlight a resource that has been given additional value by new legislation. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:06:03 EST Childers is new First Steps executive director http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50634329/Childers-is-new-First-Steps-executive-director UNION — Union County First Steps has a new executive director. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:05:04 EST Youth minister killed in car crash http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50645446/Youth-minister-killed-in-car-crash SPARTANBURG — The youth minister for a local church was killed early Monday morning when he was struck by a car after being thrown from a pickup truck. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:03:03 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Everybody invited to Community Pep Rally http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/50634582/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Everybody-invited-to-Community-Pep-Rally Hello everyone, local news on the way, after we send our birthday an anniversary wishes from Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy. He loves this cooler nights weather, so do I. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:02:03 EST