Union Daily Times- RSS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/ http://uniondailytimes.com/ Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:23:51 EST 1800 Event raises $6,000 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news/152125999/Event-raises-$6000 UNION — Over $6,000 was raised during a fundraiser for two local groups on Saturday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:20:56 EST Able to soar above the rest http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152125978/Able-to-soar-above-the-rest UNION — Sims Middle School held its semi-annual Black History program on Friday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:20:54 EST Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Dodging the snow bullet http://uniondailytimes.com/news/editorial-Op-Ed-opinion-opinion_columns/152121112/Who-What-When--Where-Of-Whitmire:-Dodging-the-snow-bullet Hello everybody, I'm ready for spring now. Two winter storms, basically teasers,with no pretty accumulation. Left some of us ready to move on to spring, plant those flowers and veggie gardens. The great thing about dodging the snow bullet, was... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:20:53 EST Leadership Team going to National Finals http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-highschool-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152125987/Leadership-Team-going-to-National-Finals UNION COUNTY — For the eighth year in a row the Union County High School JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leadership Team is competing for the JROTC's Leadership and Academic Boards national championship. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:20:51 EST FPES holds registration Thursday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152122198/FPES-holds-registration-Thursday UNION — Parents of kindergarten age children who will be attending Foster Park Elementary School this fall will have the opportunity to register them for school on Thursday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:15:55 EST Lunch with Mayor Thompson at Foster Park Elementary http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152122716/Lunch-with-Mayor-Thompson-at-Foster-Park-Elementary UNION Students at Foster Park Elementary School were honored to have lunch with Mayor Thompson. Winners of the essay contest honoring Black History Month won lunch with the mayor. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:15:52 EST The importance of rainbows http://uniondailytimes.com/news/church-community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news/152121072/The-importance-of-rainbows Friday, March 13 Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:10:53 EST Some special guests at JEMS http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news/152121086/Some-special-guests-at-JEMS Tuesday, March 3• The Union County Beekeepers Association meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Clemson Extension Meeting Room at the fairgrounds. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:10:52 EST Crime Report http://uniondailytimes.com/news/blotter-community-community-news-home_top-news/152134915/Crime-Report The Union County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests: Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:10:51 EST My Mother — My Hero http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-local_features-news/152022069/My-Mother--My-Hero I grew up with a mother who loved me and she showed that love in so many ways. It is love that I carry with me at all times; a bond that will never cease. I am the youngest of three siblings. She raised us and she raised us well. She was everything to... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 16:00:51 EST How God led me to Hospice http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-local_features-news/150946355/How-God-led-me-to-Hospice While looking for a job eight years ago I came across an ad for a marketing position, which was what I was looking for, and immediately responded. After a phone conversation with the human resources director, I discovered that it was more of a... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:55:52 EST ‘Love Story’ competition http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152088020/Love-Story-competition UNION COUNTY — Some students in the Union County Career and Technology Center's Cosmetology Class had their creativity tested in a “Love Story” hairdressing competition this week. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 09:05:54 EST Giles graduates from Institute of Government http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-news/152092622/Giles-graduates-from-Institute-of-Government COLUMBIA — Councilman N. Yates Giles from the City of Union graduated from the Municipal Elected Officials Institute of Government on Feb. 4. Graduates received their certificates during the Municipal Association of South Carolina's... Sun, 1 Mar 2015 09:05:52 EST Pullet Project registration under way http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-news-news_agricultural/152072353/Pullet-Project-registration-under-way UNION — Representatives from the Clemson Extension Office say the time for local youth to register for the 2014 4-H Pullet Project is now. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 09:05:51 EST Golden anniversary http://uniondailytimes.com/news/anniversaries/152091532/Golden-anniversary Roy T. Parkins and Brenda Gentry Parkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, with family and friends at Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church in Chester, SC, at a party given by their children. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:50:53 EST Smith is DSN executive director http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-news/152094332/Smith-is-DSN-executive-director UNION COUNTY — The Union County Disabilities and Special Needs has a new executive director. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:50:51 EST The greatest wealth of all http://uniondailytimes.com/news/church-community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-lifestyle-religion-news/152092539/The-greatest-wealth-of-all Saturday, Feb. 28 Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:45:53 EST Interpretive movement performance http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news/152092460/Interpretive-movement-performance Tuesday, March 3• The Union County Beekeepers Association meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Clemson Extension Meeting Room at the fairgrounds. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:45:51 EST Man charged with firing into house http://uniondailytimes.com/news/blotter-community-community-news-home_top-news/152092317/Man-charged-with-firing-into-house UNION — A police investigation of shots fired into a residence Wednesday night led to the arrest of a Jonesville man. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:40:51 EST ‘Quality of life’ golf course http://uniondailytimes.com/news/letters/152072740/Quality-of-life-golf-course To the editor:There is a Kenny Rogers song that contains the line “You have to know when to fold 'em.” Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:53 EST