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Dixie Girls honor Civitan Club

Dixie Girls honor Civitan Club

Sims Class Of 1968“The Sims High School Class of 1968 will meet on Saturday, March 25 at 5 p.m. at 1101 Union Boulevard. Business of importance....

March 25th, 2017 |  


Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14

Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14

LOCKHART — The Lockhart Elementary/Middle School Softball Team scored their first victory of the season with a win over Chesnee Thursday night.I...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Jonesville beats Chesnee 19-9

Jonesville beats Chesnee 19-9

JONESVILLE — The game was delayed two days because of the weather but the wait was worth it for the Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball...

March 25th, 2017 |  


MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams

MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams

UNION COUNTY — The Miracle League of Union County has signed up a total of 65 players for seven teams for its 2017 season but still needs buddie...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.Baseball ClinicWest Springs Baptist Church (www.westspringsbaptis...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Wildcats fall to Bulldogs 6-4

Wildcats fall to Bulldogs 6-4

JONESVILLE — A tight game that saw both teams scoreless for the first three innings ended with the Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Lockhart beats Chesnee 16-14
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MLUC has 65 players on 7 teams
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Local Sports Briefs
Wildcats fall to Bulldogs 6-4

Wildcats fall to Bulldogs 6-4

JONESVILLE — A tight game that saw both teams scoreless for the first three innings ended with the Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Girls Relay Team finishes 2nd

Girls Relay Team finishes 2nd

UNION COUNTY — It was a busy weekend for the Union County High School Track Team which competed in the Foothills Classic at Byrnes High School o...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Bantams beat A&T Aggies 2-1

Bantams beat A&T Aggies 2-1

UNION COUNTY — The USC Union Bantams won one then lost one and then came back to win another one against the NC A&T Aggies this past weekend...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.UCHS Track TeamThe Union County High School Track Team is away fr...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Tonight’s game moved to Greer

Tonight’s game moved to Greer

UNION COUNTY — The location for the Varsity baseball game between Union County High School and Greer High School has been changed.In a statement...

March 20th, 2017 |  


JEMS get 1st win of the season

JEMS get 1st win of the season

JONESVILLE — The Jonesville Elementary/Middle School Softball Team scored their first win of the season during a a doubleheader at the Timken Sp...

March 18th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Lenten Services continue

Lenten Services continue

UNION — Grace United Methodist Church would like to extend a warm invitation for you to join us for our annual Lenten Services followed by lunch...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Explore Rose Hill by night

Explore Rose Hill by night

UNION — Visit us for one of Rose Hill Plantation’s most popular programs on Saturday, April 8, from 7-9 p.m. Participate in a rare opportu...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


PPG hosting ‘Growing Healthy Kids’

PPG hosting ‘Growing Healthy Kids’

UNION — Do you struggle to get your child to eat vegetables? Are you interested in seeing your child become more active? Do you want to learn mo...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Library Notes

Library Notes

Library HoursMonday, Tuesday & Thursday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.864-427-7140www.unionlibrary.org̶...

March 26th, 2017 |  


There is a time of refreshing

There is a time of refreshing

Do you get frustrated? Do you wonder how you will ever get caught up on your ever growing to-do list? Do you feel depressed or question why you’...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Farmers’ Market receives $500

Farmers’ Market receives $500

UNION — The Farmers’ Market has been selected to receive a $500 grant for advertising and promotion from AgSouth Farm Credit.In a joint st...

March 25th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Don’t ditch the tin-foil hat just yet

Maybe your microwave isn’t spying on you. Perhaps your toaster isn’t plotting nefarious acts.But don’t take off the tin-foil hat jus...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Crazy weather and winter memories

Crazy weather and winter memories

Isn’t this weather crazy? Now we’re having winter. And for the month before we had a taste of summer. I loved it! What we’re getting...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Veterans should vote for Mullikin

Veterans should vote for Mullikin

Washington is in a dismal state of disrepair, and this disrepair is now bleeding over into our military’s ability to defend this nation. No long...

March 15th, 2017 |  


McJimpsey to speak at seminar

McJimpsey to speak at seminar

Wyatt’s Chapel plans to conduct a seminar on substance abuse and mental health. The purpose of the conference is to educate the dangers and cons...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Pyles to address church seminar

Pyles to address church seminar

Wyatt’s Chapel plans to conduct a seminar on substance abuse and mental health. The purpose of the conference is to educate the dangers and cons...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Why I’m voting for Chad Connelly

To the editor:In the race to replace Mick Mulvaney in the U.S. House of Representatives, I am proud to put my support behind Chad Connelly. Chad is a ...

March 4th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Trammell named Chamber Executive Director
Supporting an $8 million investment

Supporting an $8 million investment

UNION COUNTY — Economic development was a big part of Tuesday’s Union County Council meeting council approving the extension of a tax brea...

March 18th, 2017 updated: March 18th, 2017. |  


Students see ‘Accidents Disappear’

Students see ‘Accidents Disappear’

GAFFNEY — Over 800 students at three local elementary schools got an interesting lesson in electrical safety on Wednesday, March 8.Using magic t...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Gestamp revenues top €7.5 billion

Gestamp revenues top €7.5 billion

MADRID, SPAIN — Just days after it announced plans to expand its operations in Union County Gestamp reported revenue totaling more than €7...

March 15th, 2017 |  


$129 million and 130 new jobs

$129 million and 130 new jobs

BONHAM — Gestamp is expanding and will invest $129 million in that expansion and create 130 new jobs as a result.In a statement released Tuesday...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Academic Outreach Camp in June

Academic Outreach Camp in June

SPARTANBURG — From exploring manufacturing production processes and healthcare quality outcomes, to driving high-performance BMWs, 30 rising hig...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Gestamp expanding Union County operations

Gestamp expanding Union County operations

COLUMBIA — Gestamp, an international manufacturer of metal automotive components, is expanding its existing facility in Union County in an effor...

March 8th, 2017 updated: March 8th, 2017. |  


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