Contact us:

Phone: 864-427-2411

Fax: 864-429-2975

e-mail: chris@wbcuradio.com, mike@wbcuradio.com daniel@wbcuradio.com, linda@wbcuradio.com, ashley@wbcuradio.com  matt@wbcuradio.com


Call 441-0066


Union County's Radio Station

Schedule for today:

6-9 a.m.--Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

9-10 a.m.—Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Hour

10-10:45 a.m.—Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

10:45-11 a.m.--Swap N Shop

11-noon—The Gospel Show with Daniel Prince

Noon-1 p.m.--Noon Report with Mike Stevens

1-3 p.m.--The Clark Howard Show--Call 1-877-872-5275

3-5 p.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday

5-5:35 p.m.--Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Top 5 at 5

5:35-5:50 p.m.--5:00 News Report

5:50 p.m.--Atlanta at Philadelphia Phillies

8:30 p.m.--USC Gamecocks SEC Tournament baseball--South Carolina vs. Arkansas

After the games-6 a.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday


HAPPY BIRTHDAY

TO YOU!!!

Kayla Whitehead is our Wednesday birthday winner!

Willie Mack and Marcie Eison Hunter are our Wednesday anniversary winners!

 

 

 

 

      

 

Have you liked WBCU on Facebook yet?

 

Community Calendar

Call us, send an email to daniel@wbcuradio.com, fax at 864-429-2975, or bring your announcement by our East Main Street studios to have your event on our calendar.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

864-429-2817

www.Facebook.com/UnionArts

www.ucacarts.com

 

Will Barnes Abstract Photography Exhibit- Mr. Barnes was born in Autsria and spent most of his childhood in Europe. After college Will worked as a commercial photographer until realizing his passion in photography was Fine Arts. His photography has been shown in over a hundred exhibitions both locally and nationally. They have received numerous awards and are in many pucblic and commercial collections. His newest exhibition is based on colorful abstract visions. I invite you to visit his exhibit and study the detail that is in each photograph.

Painting with Coffee- Whether you are a beginner, or a lifelong artists join us every Tuesday morning at 10:00!

Monday Night Music- Are you looking for something new to do? Join us May 21st, @ 6:30pm for a night full of local, musical talent!

Toddler Time- Time to get messy!!! This class is just for the little ones! 4 years and younger, with an adult, are invited to enjoy art in a messy and creative way! Friday, May 25th 10:30-11:30 & 12:30-1:30

$5 members/ $10 non members







Observance by American Legion and Vietnam Veterans of America to be held Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, at Veterans Memorial Park Lodge from 11a-1p. There will not be a guest speaker, but any citizen in attendance can remember their  veteran loved ones with brief information. Refreshments will be available, and each guest is asked to donate snacks of their choice. Contact Coordinator Charles E. Lott, Sr. for details and if you would like to help plan the event and volunteer. May we in our county never forget.

Charles E. Lott Sr. 864-429-5560

American Legion,Vietnam Veterans of America,Veterans of Foreign  and Civil Wars,Confederate Veterans and Veterans Groups of all Wars;this is All-Inclusive for our Annual Program:

 
Place:Veterans Memorial Park Lodge
Time:1100-1300
Date:Monday,May,28,2018

 
Theme: Observance of all Veterans Union County who Gave All

 
Program:
0900: By Order of the Commander n Chief,the USA Flag will be lowered and raised to half-staff

 
1030:Mr. Daniel Prince,WBCU Radio will be in charge of the Pre-Observance and program music

 
1100:Opening Observance by Leader Arthur Jordan

 
Posting of the Flag by SAI Doug Gilliam and UCHS JROTC Cadets
  1. Prayer by: John A. Gist
     
  2. American Legion PreAmble led by Coordinator
  3. Pledge of Allegiance by:
  4. Musical Selection
  5. History of Memorial Day by:
  6. Musical Selection
  7. Community Awareness by all veterans groups to include Auxiliaries,Legions,Foreign and Civil Wars and supporters such as Woodmen of the World
  8. Musical Selection
  9. Call to Remembrance of any family member or representative in attendance of their love one who Gave All.
  10. Musical Selection
  11. Vietnam/KIA Memorial Names
  12. Closing remarks and thanks by the program Director
  13. Thanks to the volunteers and snack providers
  14. Blessing of and for the snacks and Closing Prayer.
  15. Post Music CD played by Lodge Caretaker
  16. Post Theme:May we Never Forget to HONOR the Military SACRIFICIAL LAMBS in our County.


Title: Repticon Greenville Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Description: Repticon Greenville is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone!

Hours: Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm (VIP Entry at 9:00am) / Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm (No VIP Early Entry)

Admission: Adults - $10, Children (5-12) - $5, Under 5 - Free / Visit our website for special offers on 2-day and VIP tickets

URL: http://repticon.com/south-carolina/greenville/

Contact: RepticonEvents@repticon.com

Phone: 863-268-4273

Host: Repticon Reptile & Exotic Animal Expos

Location: Greenville Shrine Club, 119 Beverly Rd
Greenville, SC 29609

Dates: June 9 & 10, 2018 


 



$800 scholarship available--Union County Family & Community leaders
(FCL) are offering an $800.00 scholarship to a Union County adult
resident who has been, or is in the workforce, and is raising a family.
This scholarship is also open to a Union County High School or Union
Christian Day School senior.  The purpose of this scholarship is
intended to honor and assist students in attaining a higher education in
a certified technical school, college, or university.  This scholarship
does not apply to online students.

This award will be paid out in two installments of $400.00.  The first
payment will be made in time for your first semester, and the second in
time for your second semester.  Award will be made directly to the
qualified institution  (technical school/community college, 4-year
college or university) of your choice.

Applications and instructions are available at:

The Clemson Extension Office

120 Kirby Street, Union, SC 29379

Tel: (864) 427-6295, Ext. 114

Office Hours:  Monday--Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (closed 12:00--1:00)

Completed applications are due on or before June 4, 2018. Applications
received after this date will be disqualified.

FCL is a non-profit organization, and we support this scholarship fund
and many smaller service projects through fund raising events during the
year.


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NEIGHBORHOOD LEADERSHIP COALITION

SAVE THE DATES

 

Saturday, May 19, 12:00 NOON, County-wide Noon Day Prayer, Stadium, 1000 Kirby Street, Union, S.C.

Thursday, June 7-Friday, June 8, 12:00 Noon-8:00 P.M., Youth Summit, Fairgrounds, 106 Fair Lane, Union, S.C.

Mission:  "To build a strong coalition that will bring growth and change so leaders and citizens can mature and be responsible and accountable.

 

For more information, visit our website www.neighborhoodleadershipcoalition.info, email jeromebrown181@gmail.com, or call/text 864-427-5222.

 

Rev. Jerome Brown, CEO                           Ann Stevens-Brown, Administrative Director




Union County Chapter #644 Vietnam Veterans of America will hold a Picnic/Fundraiser/Fun Day on Saturday, June 23, from noon-5 p.m. at American Legion property located in the Foster Park Recreation area. Members will have tickets for a donation of $2 each to fund the event.



We're Searching for Volunteers

Can you spare an hour or two a week to help enrich the life of a hospice patient? If so, please consider becoming a volunteer. Medical Services of America of Union is seeking volunteers to visit with patients both at home and in the facilities in our county. Training and mileage reimbursement are available. Must be 18 years of age or older. Contact Tiffany Edwards for more information at 427-8322.



Clemson Extension FCL (Family and Community Leaders) announce the establishment of a crochet club that will meet on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 10:00 a.m.--noon.  This club is open to anyone from beginner to very experienced.  There will be an instructor on site at least once a month.  Other experienced crochet workers will be available to help/assist at other times.
For further information, call the Clemson Extension Office from 9-2, Monday-Thursday, at 427-6259.



Union County Library System

Connect. Discover. Thrive.

864-427-7140

info@unionlibrary.org

www.unionlibrary.org

 

 

 


 

@unionsclibrary

 

Upcoming Events

Tuesday Storytime is at 10 AM on Tuesdays. Upcoming dates are May 15, 22, and 29. Listen to music, read stories, and have fun! For ages 0-4. Storytime will be held at Truluck Activity Center, located at 103 N. Church St., in partnership with USC Union.

 

The library, along with the Friends of the Library is hosting an Artist Showcase & Open House on May 24th from 3 PM – 7 PM in the Friends’ bookstore (located in the old community hospital on 213 W. Main Street). Drop by to meet library artist-in-residence Andy Finkle and tour the new Friends building. Books are available for purchase: bring a box or use one of theirs, fill it up with books, and pay only $5 for the whole box!

 

Free Adult Computer Classes will be held at 7pm at USC Union beginning May 15th. Join us on May 15 and 17 for Computer Basics; May 22 and 24 for Email Basics; May 29 and 31 for Intro to Microsoft; and June 5 and June 7 for Internet Basics. Call 427-7140 to register. Limited spaces available. Classes held at USC Union on the corner of Church and Main, room 205.

 

Summer Reading

Sign up for Summer Reading beginning May 31st at http://unionlibsc.readsquared.com/. Log library programs attended and hours read to earn points and win prizes.

 

Stay tuned for more news about our exciting upcoming Summer events!

 

Library Satellite Locations Now Open

 

Union, SC – The Union County Carnegie Library is excited to announce our satellite locations are now open throughout the county! We are happy to be operating out of the Carlisle Town Hall, Jacob's Well in Lockhart, Jonesville Town Hall, and the USC Union library. Library staff are located in each satellite during the following days and times, and will be happy to answer any questions you may have, or assist you with placing items on hold:

 

Carlisle Town Hall | 3911 Fishdam Ave. Carlisle, SC 29031
Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Jacob’s Well Mission Home | 102 Hope Dr. Lockhart, SC 29364
Tuesday – Friday, 12 PM – 5 PM

Jonesville Town Hall Senior Center | 131 N. Main St. Jonesville, SC 29353
Monday – Friday, 1 PM – 5 PM

USC Union Library | 309 E. Academy St. Union, SC 29379
(Please note: the University library is open Monday – Thursday 7:30 AM – 5 PM, Friday 7:30 AM – 12 PM)

Carnegie Library staff will be assisting University staff during the following hours:

Monday & Wednesday, 9 AM – 2 PM
Tuesday & Thursday, 9 AM – 12 PM, 3 PM – 5 PM
Friday, 9 AM – 12 PM

 

Patrons can now check out books, movies, audio books and other items by placing them on hold using SCLENDS. To search the catalog and place items on hold, visit https://sclends.lib.sc.us. Once you have found an item to place on hold, simply select either Carlisle, Jonesville, Lockhart, or USC Union as your desired pickup location.  


Computers are located in each satellite site, and black/white printing and copying is available for $.10 per page. Our phone is once again working so please feel free to also contact us at 427-7140 or email
info@unionlibrary.org. Follow our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/unionsclibrary for updates on upcoming Spring and Summer events and programs.

 

We are still collecting donations to offset costs incurred from the flood. Donate at: https://www.gofundme.com/devastating-flood-damage-to-library.

Service to the community is our number one priority and concern, and we have been disheartened by the number of setbacks we've had the past few months. We are honored and proud to serve Union County, and thank you all for your patience and support during this process.
 





Wanted- Volunteer Drivers

 Union County Meals on Wheels

Consider delivering lunch one day each week to homebound neighbors

Meals are picked up at Wallace Thomson Hospital

Delivery usually takes 30 minutes

Call Mickey Cranford at 427-2127 or 466-2248 for more information


Thursday Nite Delight

From The Inn at Merridun    427-7052


Note:  Prices include 6% sales tax and a 1% Union County Hospitality tax.

CALL 427-7052

TO PLACE YOUR ORDERS

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Thursday Nite Delight

From The Inn at Merridun    427-7052

Here’s How it Works:

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1.  We plan the menus and send them to you.

2.  You call to place your order by Noon on the Tuesday before you want "Merridun to Go".

3.  We cook the food and box it to go for you.  The meal will include: Main Entree, Appropriate Starch(es) & Vegetable(s), Bread and a Dessert from the kitchens of Merridun!  We will also provide warming instructions.

4.  You pick it up the meal(s) at The Inn at Merridun on the date wanted, between the hours of 5-6:30 PM.

5.  Orders not picked up as ordered will be billed.

Payment is by check or cash.

Prices vary per menu;

Sales & Hospitality taxes are included.

The Inn at Merridun

Union, SC 29379

info@merridun.com

www.merridun.com

864-427-7052

How this service might work for you!

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  • Feed the kids early and set the table for a late romantic dinner for just 2.
  • Invite friends in for an evening of Scrabble, Monopoly or cards or movie -- Dutch Treat.
  • Invite friends/family for dinner - your treat -  very few dishes to wash.
  • After work or volunteer meetings - pick up meals and no one has to cook or do dishes.
  • Give a gift certificate to new parents, new neighbors, new bride/groom, as a Get Well gift, for Mother's Day, etc.
  • An opportunity to try new foods and also enjoy old favorites.

Thursday Nite Delight

From The Inn at Merridun    427-7052

Note:  Prices include SC sales tax and  Union County & City of Union Hospitality taxes.

 CALL 427-7052 TO PLACE YOUR ORDERS

 

 

May 2018 Menus

 

17 May - Seriously Good Shrimp Cakes  - $13.00  This recipe ( from one of my chef friends) combines lots of shrimp with a few binding ingredients (like eggs, mayonnaise and bread crumbs).  This is served with a jalapeno tartar sauce.

 

24 May –  Stuffed Chicken w/Walnut Sauce - $13.00  Chicken breasts with our great spinach, ricotta and mozzarella stuffing.  Topped with that creamy walnut- basil sauce.  Yumm!

 

31 May  Sweet N’ Sour Chicken

- $12.75  Chunks of chicken lightly battered, fried and simmered in a homemade sweet ‘n sour sauce.  Served with Steamed White and Forbidden Black Rice.   One of my niece’s favorites

 

May 2018 Extras

 

17 May – Olive Cheese Spread  - A tasty spread of olives, green onions, butter, mayo, a hint of cutty and cheese.  Spread on your favorite  bread and eat cold --or broil to cheeesy delightfulness.  An old recipe updated…  Comes with a Hoagie roll.          Pint - $10.00

ALSO:

Potato Leek Soup – (Back by request.) This traditional Irish Soup is creamy and satisfying..

Quart $8.00  Pint $4.25

 

24 May – Creamy Loaded Potato Salad – Yukon Gold Potatoes mixed with loads of vegetablesand dill pickles in a creamy, flavorful mayonnaise /Dijon mixture.

Quart - $8.50

 

31 May   - Waldorf Rice Salad –   My version of this retro recipe combines rice in a sightly sweet, creamy sauce with apples, walnuts, pineapple, dried cranberries, and Celery.  Yumm!!

Quart $12.50.

 

 

CALL 427-7052

TO PLACE YOUR ORDERS

PLEASE PLACE ORDERS BY TUESDAY  6 PM!  THANKS


Union County Humane Society

PET OVERPOPULATION

Our Focus - Supply Side

Love your pets by spaying (female) or neutering (male) to make them:

1. Healthier

2. Less distracted

3. Easier to train and

4. A lot better pet

Low-cost surgeries in Union at Triangle Vet Clinic every Tuesday through Union County Humane Society.

Call us first to pre-register at (864) 427-6423 or (864) 427-1594 and reserve your appointment on the phone before you arrive to sign the release form and prepay.

Everyone can make a difference!

Cruelty to animals begins when you allow unwanted litters of dogs and cats to be born with very little hope of a permanent home. Please don’t continue to make pet overpopulation a major tragic problem in Union and our State.


 

Mail to daniel@wbcuradio.com with questions or comments about this web site.
Last modified: 05/23/2018