Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:36:03 EST 1800 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 Uniquely Union Festival called a success http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50634464/Uniquely-Union-Festival-called-a-success UNION — Rain and the threat of thunderstorms failed to prevent large numbers of visitors from turning out for and enjoying the 2014 Uniquely Union Festival. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:01:04 EST Event raises $1,700 for injured firefighter http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50634485/Event-raises-$1700-for-injured-firefighter JONESVILLE — A fundraiser for a firefighter with the Jonesville Fire Department severely burned in an accident earlier this year raised approximately $1,700 on Saturday. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:57:03 EST Living Faith Ministries fundraiser http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50635331/Living-Faith-Ministries-fundraiser Tuesday, Sept. 16-Wednesday, Sept. 17 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:10:02 EST See how it grows at FPES http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50635630/See-how-it-grows-at-FPES Tuesday, Sept. 16• US Security Associates holds a recruitment event for security officers in the Jonesville area at the SCWorks Office in Union from 9-11:30 a.m. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:08:03 EST Library Notes http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50637736/Library-Notes Library HoursMonday-Friday — 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.Saturday — 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:06:05 EST (No heading) http://uniondailytimes.com/news/blotter-community_news-home_top-news/50636597/ The Union County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:04:03 EST Yellow Jackets look for win against Abbeville http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50643621/Yellow-Jackets-look-for-win-against-Abbeville UNION COUNTY — After suffering a heartbreaking loss to Greer on Friday, the Union County Yellow Jackets will look for redemption as they travel to Abbeville this week. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:02:04 EST Lady Wildcats defeat Blacksburg in volleyball http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50637536/Lady-Wildcats-defeat-Blacksburg-in-volleyball JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Middle School Lady Wildcats swept the Blacksburg Wildcats in volleyball competition last week. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:00:02 EST Build it and bikes will come http://uniondailytimes.com/news/opinion/50631003/Build-it-and-bikes-will-come Did you see the baseball movie Field of Dreams? Even if you didn't, you've probably heard the phrase “If you build it, they will come” — which it immortalized. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:10:05 EST Ten JROTC cadets promoted http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education/50616135/Ten-JROTC-cadets-promoted UNION COUNTY — Ten Union County High School JROTC cadets have received promotions. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:03:06 EST Duckett is Silver Medallion Scholar http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education/50622222/Duckett-is-Silver-Medallion-Scholar SUMTER — Preston Duckett of Union, South Carolina, is a Silver Medallion Scholar for the 2013-14 Academic Year. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:01:02 EST Three receive degrees from Clemson http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education/50622287/Three-receive-degrees-from-Clemson CLEMSON — Clemson University presented degrees to 965 graduates at the Aug. 8, 2014, summer ceremony. President James P. Clements congratulated each of the recipients at his first graduation ceremony at the helm of Clemson... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:59:03 EST Union author writes ‘Changing Faces’ http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50617310/Union-author-writes-Changing-Faces UNION — A woman's failure to come to terms with her past and the impact it has on her life is the subject of a Union resident's first published novel. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:37:05 EST UCHS cross country team does well in meet http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50619718/UCHS-cross-country-team-does-well-in-meet UNION COUNTY — The UCHS cross country team had a meet against South Pointe this past Tuesday. The team overall did well, as many of the runners PR'd over their times on the same course two weeks prior. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:35:02 EST Tigers win, lose against Dawkins http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50618322/Tigers-win-lose-against-Dawkins UNION — The Sims Tigers took on Dawkins Middle School to open the season this week, resulting in one victory and one loss.7th Grade Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:33:01 EST UCHS girls defeat Chester in tennis http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50619702/UCHS-girls-defeat-Chester-in-tennis UNION COUNTY — The UCHS girls tennis team defeated Chester in a final score of 7-0.Match results were as follows:SinglesDexlie Inman d. Ashley Russell 6-0, 6-1 Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:31:06 EST