NEWS


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Crime in Union County
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BREC donates to 17 local charities
Board divided over new schedule

Board divided over new schedule

UNION COUNTY — After years of meeting twice a month the Union County Baord of School Trust will now meet once a month, a decision that left the ...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Union Times teaming with WBCU

Union Times teaming with WBCU

UNION COUNTY — This year, The Union Times will partner with WBCU Radio for its 20-year tradition of bringing smiles to the faces of local childr...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Fire guts house in Jonesville

Fire guts house in Jonesville

JONESVILLE — Even though the investigation into a fire that destroyed a house in Jonesville earlier this week has been completed the exact cause...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Community Christmas Parades

Community Christmas Parades

UNION COUNTY — The Christmas season is under way and in Union County that means Christmas parades in the following communities:• Jonesvill...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


‘Wounded for our transgressions’

‘Wounded for our transgressions’

Sunday, Dec. 411 a.m.: The Grace Chancel Choir of Grace United Methodist Church will present “The Christmas Light,” arrangement by Patrick...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Board recognizes student-athletes

Board recognizes student-athletes

UNION COUNTY — Some very talented student-athletes were recognized this week by the Union County School District for their achievements on the f...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


SPORTS


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Board recognizes student-athletes
Winning catches at Lake Murray

Winning catches at Lake Murray

UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School Bass Anglers performed well in their 4th fishing tournament with some new names finishing on top.In ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Touchdown Club honors James

Touchdown Club honors James

SPARTANBURG — Union County’s Jack James was honored by the Spartanburg Touchdown Club as Scholar of the Week.James — a junior at Uni...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Season ends for Yellow Jackets

Season ends for Yellow Jackets

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Yellow Jackets’ playoff run ended after a hard-fought battle with Ridge View on Friday.Union County suffer...

November 30th, 2016 |  


‘Living Wax Museum’ at MES

‘Living Wax Museum’ at MES

MONARCH — For the third year in a row history came to life at Monarch Elementary School this past week thanks to the hard work, research and pre...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Union County Bowl Monday

Union County Bowl Monday

UNION COUNTY — The first-ever youth football “Union County Bowl” will be held on Monday.The first Union County Bowl will be held thi...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Christmas tree farmers have reasons to feel festive

Christmas tree farmers have reasons to feel festive

CLEMSON — Despite being too dry, too wet or damaged by winds, South Carolina’s Christmas tree farms have weathered the storm and are expec...

November 25th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Crime in Union County
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BREC donates to 17 local charities
‘Lunch with Santa and Marshall’

‘Lunch with Santa and Marshall’

UNION COUNTY — A larger than expected turnout enabled Union County Fire & Rescue — with a little help from Santa Claus and “Mars...

December 4th, 2016 |  


SRHS joins GRAIL genome study

SRHS joins GRAIL genome study

SPARTANBURG — Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System and Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute, founding members of Guardian Research Net...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Orchestra performs for Music Club

Orchestra performs for Music Club

UNION — The November meeting of the Union Music Club was held at First Presbyterian Church on Nov. 8 at 7 p.m.Crusade For StringsFirst, the gues...

December 4th, 2016 |  


The ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’

The ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’

UNION COUNTY — Christmas is a time for giving and thanks to UCARE the people of Union County not only have the opportunity to give to those less...

December 4th, 2016 |  


‘Storytime With Santa’ Thursday

‘Storytime With Santa’ Thursday

UNION — Even though he is very busy getting ready for his trip around the world delivering presents on Christmas Eve, Santa Claus will make time...

December 4th, 2016 |  


‘The Nativity Set’ Tuesday, Dec. 6

‘The Nativity Set’ Tuesday, Dec. 6

UNION — An evening Christmas celebration that includes a play about a nativity set and children singing, dancing, and ringing bells will be pres...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


OPINION


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Little things, big impact
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Sowing into yourself

Pray for Jeryle and Brandie

Please pray for the recovery of Jeryle Smallwood, and to keep Brandie safe on her journey every day to the hospital. He had two blood clots in the bas...

November 5th, 2016 |  


Little things, big impact

Little things, big impact

Most of us have probably heard the saying “It’s the little things that matter,” and it’s usually in regard to a relationship, ...

October 30th, 2016 |  


‘Down By The River’ Festival today

By the time you read this, you have missed putting your kayak or canoe in the river for the race. Or maybe you are racing at this time.The first place...

October 29th, 2016 |  


5 ways to live healthy in October

5 ways to live healthy in October

Here are five ways to live healthy in October.1. Start Popping!Popcorn’s a whole grain, after all. Even better, regular popcorn eaters get 2 ...

October 27th, 2016 |  


Arrest was made in haste

To the editor:A favorite saying of Arthur Godfrey was, “We grow too soon old and too late smart.”I believe that is what went wrong in T.J....

October 24th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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BREC donates to 17 local charities
Tire & Auto now full-service shop

Tire & Auto now full-service shop

UNION — The new owner of a local business has expanded what the business offers and added several free services in the process.Sean Pantin purch...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Christmas tree farmers have reasons to feel festive

Christmas tree farmers have reasons to feel festive

CLEMSON — Despite being too dry, too wet or damaged by winds, South Carolina’s Christmas tree farms have weathered the storm and are expec...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Closed in honor of Thanksgiving

Closed in honor of Thanksgiving

UNION COUNTY — Thursday is Thanksgiving Day and in celebration of the holiday the schools, government offices, and banks of Union County will be...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Christmas Open House a success

Christmas Open House a success

UNION — Christmas is a time for traditions and that was certainly true of this year’s Christmas Open House which Thursday evening continue...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Carolina Christmas Shop today

Carolina Christmas Shop today

UNION — Everyone is invited to “shop til you drop” at the Carolina Christmas Shop.The 7th annual Carolina Christmas Shop from 10 a.m...

November 12th, 2016 |  


Conservation and economic growth

Conservation and economic growth

CAMDEN — Clemson Professor Rob Baldwin is working to turn a piece of Kershaw County in to a nucleus for discussion and collaboration in a quest ...

November 11th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA