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Unions, community advocates urge governor to veto budget

Labor union members and community advocates rallied Thursday outside the state Capitol to urge Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to uphold his promise to veto a Republican budget approved by the legislature. Democratic lawmakers, state workers, teachers, students and pastors were among the more than

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-22 01:43:00

SC senators propose monument to Union African-American captain on State House grounds

A bipartisan pair of South Carolina State Senators are proposing a new monument for the State House grounds that would honor a Union African-American Navy officer from the Palmetto State. Senator Greg Gregory (R-Lancaster) and Senator Darrell Jackson (D-Richland) say the violence in Charlottesville

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 21:54:00

Woodruff, Other Schools, Challenging Union County's Move Down To 3A

Woodruff High School is leading several other area schools in a protest of the process that has Union County High School moving from 4A to 3A in the South Carolina High School League's reclassification plan that takes effect in the fall of 2018. The Yellow Jackets won on a second appeal last month t

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-21 17:30:59

Union High School Sting Machine marching band going 'Ninja'

Union High School's Sting Machine Marching Band is going "Ninja" for its upcoming season. Union High School's Sting Machine Marching Band is going "Ninja" for its upcoming season. "I chose this show because the music is great and I felt that the kids in the Sting Machine would really have a lot of

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 05:01:00

After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

BERLIN (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote Sunday after a humdrum campaign produced few divisive issues but saw smaller parties gain support - including the nationalist, anti-migration Alternative for Germany, which is set to become the most

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 07:17:51

'BBQ Social' for Ruthie this Saturday

Image courtesy of the Miracle League of Union County The Putman Baptist Church Men's Sunday School Class will host a BBQ Social at Putman Baptist Church, 3692 Buffalo-West Springs Highway, Buffalo, this Saturday (Sept. 23) from 5-7 p.m. The event, which is also being promoted by the Miracle League o

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-21 16:45:35

South Carolina has 11 West Nile virus cases

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - State health officials say there have been 11 cases of people infected with the West Nile virus in South Carolina this year. The Department of Health and Environmental Control said in a news release Wednesday that one person died in Anderson County last month. Human cases were

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 16:31:34

Roof receives Korean War Medal

Photo by Torance Inman Tommy Sinclair (right) presents James Roof (left) with the Korean War Medal honoring Roof for his service during the Korean War. Roof served two tours of duty in Korea during the war. The presentation was made during the Union County Shrine Club Fish Fry. Photo by Torance Inm

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-21 05:00:20

Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision

From clockwise left, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, British Director General Political, Foreign & Commonwealth Office Karen Pierce, second seated, British Minister of State for the Department for International Development Alistair Burt, third seated, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, f

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 07:30:09

Partnership renewed to advance diversity

The Riley Institute at Furman University has received a $75,000 grant from Duke Energy to expand ConnectionsSC, a program that advances diversity leadership among education and law enforcement professionals across the state. The grant marks Duke Energy's second investment in ConnectionsSC. The Riley

GSABUSINESS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

11 cases of West Nile confirmed in SC

FILE COLUMBIA, SC (WSPA) - The SC Dept. of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) says they have confirmed 11 human cases of West Nile in SC in 2017. Human cases have been confirmed in Anderson, Beaufort, Greenville, Horry, Richland, Union, and York counties, according to DHEC. One person died in

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-20 16:41:29

EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

VIENNA (AP) - A survey of Muslims in 15 European Union countries finds most are willing to embrace non-Muslims, but they often feel rebuffed by the majority populations of the places they live. The findings released Thursday by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights reflect the views of 10

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-21 04:18:29

SC health officials confirm 11 West Nile cases in people, some in York County

State health officials have confirmed 11 cases of West Nile virus in people so far this year, including some cases in York County. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said it confirmed that one of the 11 cases, a person from Anderson County, died last month. The virus has also

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-20 17:57:00

Malware that steals personal data targets popular Android apps like Instagram, Chase Bank

Updated: 2:14 PM EDT Sep 20, 2017 Red Alert 2.0, a Trojan that steals Android owners' personal data and contacts, can lift information from more than 60 banking and social media media apps, including Instagram, Union Bank and Wells Fargo. The malicious software can also block and record incoming p

WYFF4.COM - 2017-09-20 18:14:00

Through faith there is understanding

Charles Warner | The Union Times 1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. 2 For by it the elders obtained a good report. 3 Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-20 07:00:24

Pieces of Panthers QB Cam Newton's game are coming back, but when will all of it?

The Carolina Panthers are two games into the 2017 season, and so far quarterback Cam Newton has thrown 57 passes (and completed 34). Newton threw two passes in one game in the preseason. So he has thrown 59 live-action passes in about nine months, after spending the larger portion of training camp

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-09-21 00:46:00

Museum has a visitor from New York

Photo courtesy of the Union County Museum The economy of Union County has been compared to a three-legged stool with each leg representing one of the three major sectors of the economy. Those sectors are industry, retail, and tourism. A big draw for tourism in Union County is the Union County Museum

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-20 06:30:23

Conserving Carolina's first hike heads to Caesar's Head State Park Friday

Join Conserving Carolina, formerly the Pacolet Area Conservancy (PAC) and Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy (CMLC), on Friday, September 22, for an approximately 6.7-mile, easy, out and back hike at Caesar's Head State Park, part of the Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area. Conserving Carolina's Southea

TRYON DAILY BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 18:36:05

Another arrest in connection to McGill shooting in Gaffney

Matthew Archie Jr. GAFFNEY, SC (WSPA) - Another man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that killed Jasmine McGill.Jasmin McGill McGill was shot and killed on August 7 on Lincoln Drive. Matthew Archie Jr. 20, of Buckson St., Gaffney was arrested Sept. 20 around 11 a.m. He is charged with

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-20 19:11:13

Friends mourn loss of Gaffney man killed in hit-and-run

Friends are mourning the loss of a Gaffney man killed in a hit-and-run on Interstate 85 early Monday. Damion Kintavis Franklin, 26, was trying to cross I-85 near the 92 mile marker when a vehicle struck him and kept driving south. Franklin died on scene, according to Cherokee County Coroner Dennis

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 13:06:25