Union Daily Times- RSS NEWS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/NEWS http://uniondailytimes.com/section/NEWS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:45:40 EST 1800 Four students awarded scholarships http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50421330/Four-students-awarded-scholarships UNION COUNTY — Four Union County High School seniors are among 21 students statewide to be awarded scholarships for a pharmacy technology program. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:31:02 EST Fulfilling God’s call for his life http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-religion-news/50436401/Fulfilling-Gods-call-for-his-life UNION — A local college student is on the path to becoming a pastor — a profession to which he feels he has been led since he was in 9th grade. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:29:02 EST YMCA registering for Aftershool Program http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50398752/YMCA-registering-for-Aftershool-Program UNION — The school year is under way and parents who need someplace for their children to go after school until they can pick them up can register them in the Union County YMCA's Afterschool Program. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:27:04 EST Whitmire fighting a war on drugs http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50432623/Whitmire-fighting-a-war-on-drugs WHITMIRE — Residents voiced their concerns about what some called a war on drugs during a recent Whitmire Town Council meeting, prompting officials to consider restarting a Neighborhood Watch program and adding another police... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:25:04 EST The strongest man who ever lived http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50430876/The-strongest-man-who-ever-lived Sunday, Aug. 31 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:23:05 EST On the first days of school http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50430834/On-the-first-days-of-school Thursday, Sept. 4 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:23:02 EST Hall of Fame nominations sought http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50415879/Hall-of-Fame-nominations-sought UNION COUNTY — The Union County Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is currently seeking nominations of individuals to be considered for the Hall of Fame. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:21:04 EST BREC donates 950 book bags for local students http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50412307/BREC-donates-950-book-bags-for-local-students UNION COUNTY — Families needing some extra help to prepare their children for school got it earlier this month when Broad River Electric Cooperative donated 950 book bags filled with school supplies to the county's five elementary schools... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:25:02 EST ‘Art & Soul’ called a success http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50414769/Art--Soul-called-a-success UNION — The people who attended Saturday's “Art & Soul” event at USC Union enjoyed an evening of interactive art, dance, and music while contributing toward the construction of new helipad next to Wallace Thomson... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:23:02 EST ‘Labors’ at Rose Hill Plantation Sept. 6 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50412082/Labors-at-Rose-Hill-Plantation-Sept.-6 UNION — Join us Saturday, September 6, for our second annual “Labors” program. Through interactive exhibits, visitors will focus on the daily work of the enslaved African-Americans at Rose Hill, a large Upstate plantation in the... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:21:04 EST Forgiven but not perfect http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50413696/Forgiven-but-not-perfect Wednesday, Aug. 27• The Union County Disabilities and Special Needs Board of Directors holds their monthly meeting at noon. The meeting will be held at 226 Gadberry St. Lunch will be provided. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:19:05 EST Car wash fundraiser http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education/50383174/Car-wash-fundraiser Wednesday, Aug. 27• The Union County Disabilities and Special Needs Board of Directors holds their monthly meeting at noon. The meeting will be held at 226 Gadberry St. Lunch will be provided. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:17:04 EST Clemson Dean Emeritus Scott, Sen. Peeler honored for agriculture support http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news/50415881/Clemson-Dean-Emeritus-Scott-Sen.-Peeler-honored-for-agriculture-support CLEMSON — Clemson University College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences Dean Emeritus Tom Scott and South Carolina Senate Majority Leader Harvey Peeler were named 2014 Advocates of the Year at the annual meeting of the South Carolina... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:15:02 EST (No heading) http://uniondailytimes.com/news/blotter-community_news-home_top-news/50396129/ The Union County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests:— Donnie Bisco Todd, 58, of 116 3rd Street, Union, was charged with assault and battery 2nd around 4:20 a.m. Aug. 25. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:13:05 EST Gospel Truth Trio to perform Sunday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-religion-news/50396098/Gospel-Truth-Trio-to-perform-Sunday JONESVILLE — A locally-based gospel trio looks forward to a night of music, fun and fellowship in the name of the Lord.The Gospel Truth Trio will perform at 6 p.m. this Sunday, Aug. 31, at Jonesville Baptist Church. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:13:04 EST Potters Storehouse needs new truck http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50398140/Potters-Storehouse-needs-new-truck JONESVILLE — Even as it continues to help provide needy families in Union County with food and other necessities The Potters Storehouse has a need of its own. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:11:04 EST (No heading) http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50399484/ Library HoursMonday-Friday — 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.Saturday — 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.Labor... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:09:02 EST Sept. 22 is 2012 disaster assistance deadline http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-food-news/50398864/Sept.-22-is-2012-disaster-assistance-deadline SPARTANBURG — Spartanburg, Union and Cherokee counties producers who experienced losses to bush or tree fruit crops due to frost or freeze during the 2012 crop year may be eligible for assistance through the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:07:03 EST The first and best Top Ten List http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/50396311/The-first-and-best-Top-Ten-List Tuesday, Aug. 26 Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:05:04 EST Learning about engineering http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-news/50396308/Learning-about-engineering Tuesday, Aug. 26 Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:03:02 EST