Union Daily Times- RSS NEWS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/NEWS http://uniondailytimes.com/section/NEWS Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:41:19 EST 1800 More than $3 million raised for events center http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50684169/More-than-$3-million-raised-for-events-center UNION — The Union Events Center Board of Directors has raised over $3 million in cash and pledges for the construction of the proposed events center the board's chairman told Union City Council Thursday morning. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:16:05 EST Still teaching life skills http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50684736/Still-teaching-life-skills UNION — A martial arts studio has revamped itself and moved to downtown Union. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:14:04 EST ‘I am for the child™’ this Saturday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50684287/I-am-for-the-child-this-Saturday UNION — Bella the Bloodhound from the Union County Sheriff's Office and some of the wrestlers of Trans-South Wrestling will take part in the “I am for the child™” kickoff this Saturday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:12:03 EST JROTC holds commissioning ceremony http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50686532/JROTC-holds-commissioning-ceremony UNION COUNTY — On Sept. 15, the Union County High School JROTC Yellow Jacket Battalion conducted its annual fall commissioning ceremony. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:10:03 EST All about God instead of all about us http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50681943/All-about-God-instead-of-all-about-us Friday, Sept. 19-Sunday Sept. 21 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:08:03 EST ‘Engineers in training’ at BES http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50681919/Engineers-in-training-at-BES Saturday, Sept. 20 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:06:04 EST Lady Wildcats defeat E.P. Todd Tigers http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50690540/Lady-Wildcats-defeat-E.P.-Todd-Tigers JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Middle School Lady Wildcats volleyball team defeated the E.P. Todd Tigers Wednesday night 3-1. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:04:05 EST UCHS cross country team runs in two meets http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50694041/UCHS-cross-country-team-runs-in-two-meets UNION COUNTY — The UCHS Cross Country team had two meets this week. They ran Saturday at the Coaches Classic in Columbia, and on Tuesday, they ran at Lancaster, along with three other teams. Their next meet will be Tuesday, Sept. 23 at... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:02:05 EST Sims falls to Florence Chapel in volleyball http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50694154/Sims-falls-to-Florence-Chapel-in-volleyball UNION — The Sims Middle School volleyball team suffered a 3-1 loss to Florence Chapel on Tuesday.Sims suffered losses in games with scores of 25-7; 25-25-5; and 25-6, and the team won one of the games 25-23. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:00:03 EST 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. 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