NEWS


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$400 and 660 cans of food
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Library Notes
Rice honored on Jackie Robinson Day

Rice honored on Jackie Robinson Day

RALEIGH, NC — A Union native is wearing the number of one baseball’s greatest and most historic players this season.In a statement release...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.Dixie Girls Season ScheduleThis is the Dixie Girls Softball Seaso...

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


Seekwell celebrates Pastor, First Lady

Seekwell celebrates Pastor, First Lady

Saturday, April 22Various Times: Union area residents can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


An afternoon of Easter fun

An afternoon of Easter fun

Sims Classes Of 1960, 1961, And 1962The Sims High School Classes of 1960, 1961, and 1962 will be meet and eat Saturday, April 22 at 3 p.m. at Virginia...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Wood’s body found in Spartanburg

Wood’s body found in Spartanburg

UNION COUNTY — A search for a man reported missing by his family Wednesday morning came to an end this afternoon when his body was found in Spar...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Wood last seen in Spartanburg

Wood last seen in Spartanburg

UNION COUNTY — Authorities have learned that a missing Buffalo man was last seen in a convenience store in Spartanburg Wednesday morning.In a st...

April 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Track team back in competition

Track team back in competition

UNION COUNTY — After a two-week absence the Union County High School Track Team was back in action on April 13 taking on a number of teams it ha...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Dixie Girls Softball results

Dixie Girls Softball results

UNION COUNTY — Week One of the Dixie Girls Softball Season saw teams in all of it leagues take to the field four nights of the week for some gam...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Dixie Youth Baseball results

Dixie Youth Baseball results

UNION COUNTY — The Dixie Youth Baseball Season was delayed somewhat this month when weather prevented teams from taking to the field in Week 1 b...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Local Sports Briefs

Local Sports Briefs

UNION COUNTY — Here is some of what’s going on in sports in Union County.Dixie Girls Season ScheduleThis is the Dixie Girls Softball Seaso...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Building their own online brand

Building their own online brand

UINON COUNTY — The most important challenge a high school student will face is what to do after graduation and how they will be prepared for and...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Valentine signs with Newberry

Valentine signs with Newberry

UNION COUNTY — The captain of the Union County High School Wrestling Team will soon be wrestling for Newberry College.In a Wednesday morning cer...

April 15th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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BREC to open Community Solar Array

BREC to open Community Solar Array

GAFFNEY — The power of the sun is now available to the customers of Broad River Electric Cooperative.In a statement released Thursday, the BREC ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


20 participate in CPR class

20 participate in CPR class

KELTON — Approximately 20 people spent last Saturday pressing down on the chests and blowing into the mouths of some very special mannequins.The...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 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...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Brackett, Jolly endorse Pope

Brackett, Jolly endorse Pope

UNION COUNTY — The Sixteen Circuit Solicitor and a former sheriff of Union County are among the latest current and former public officials and p...

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


Foul play not suspected in death

Foul play not suspected in death

UNION COUNTY — Fou play is not suspected in the death of a Buffalo man whose body was found in Spartanburg a day after his family reported him m...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Over $500,000 in bids awarded

Over $500,000 in bids awarded

UNION — In its April meeting Tuesday evening Union City Council awarded more than $500,000 in bids for financial services for the city and a Str...

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


OPINION


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One last public performance

Norman not a career politician

To the editor:There is a special election primary May 2 to replace Mick Mulvaney who left the Fifth District Congressional seat to join President Trum...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Focus on protecting Medicare

Focus on protecting Medicare

With more than a baker’s dozen of candidates in the race, things are heating up in South Carolina’s Fifth Congressional District Special E...

April 19th, 2017 |  


The significance of the Resurrection

The significance of the Resurrection

Mathew 28:5 And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. 6 He is not here: for he ...

April 15th, 2017 |  


The importance of Palm Sunday

The importance of Palm Sunday

Tomorrow is Palm Sunday. Why is that important? It’s the Sunday before Easter, and they waved branches as He entered Jerusalem, yes… but w...

April 8th, 2017 |  


Dwell in the secret place of God

Dwell in the secret place of God

Psalm 91 is a familiar passage to many, and I must admit it has been a very dear passage to me over the years. I have quoted it many times and receive...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


Mullikin the best candidate for Congress

Mullikin the best candidate for Congress

America needs an infusion of real leadership and Congress needs selfless servant-leaders. South Carolina’s Tom Mullikin embodies both. He is a d...

April 1st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Team Aruba flies to Number One

Team Aruba flies to Number One

BENSON, N.C. — Trevor Eman and the Extreme Pro Stock team from Aruba showed they mean business this season at the recent PDRA East Coast Nationa...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Honored as ‘Economic Visionaries’

Honored as ‘Economic Visionaries’

SPARTANBURG — Timken and Broad River Electric Cooperative were among four companies honored by Spartanburg Community College as “Economic ...

April 6th, 2017 |  


April health care events at SRHS

April health care events at SRHS

SPARTANBURG — Don’t miss Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s April events. This month, learn more about organ donation, how to ...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Free clothes give-a-way a success

Free clothes give-a-way a success

UNION — They were mostly women, they began arriving 45 minutes early, and they left the SCWorks Union Office with armloads full of dresses, suit...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


How to not dress for success

How to not dress for success

UNION — It has been said that you never get a second chance to make a first impression and so that’s why you should never wear pajama pant...

March 29th, 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 |  


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