Contact us:

Phone: 864-427-2411

Fax: 864-429-2975


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

5-5:30 p.m.--Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Top 5 at 5

5:30-6 p.m.--5:30 News Report

6-8 p.m.--SC Sports Talk

8 p.m.-6 a.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday



Ja'Corrin Malik Bishop is our Tuesday Birthday winner!

Jeremy and Alissa Bridges are our Tuesday Anniversary winners!






Have you liked WBCU on Facebook yet?


Community Calendar

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

Santa’s Shoppe Announced for November 4-6 

Junior League Rings in the Holidays with Annual Fundraising Event 


SPARTANBURG, SC – October 18, 2016  – The Junior League of Spartanburg is thrilled to present Santa’s Shoppe from Friday, November 4 – Sunday, November 6, 2016. Santa’s Shoppe is an annual fundraising event to benefit local community projects. It is because of fundraisers like this that the League is celebrating 30 years of Mini-Grants for Teachers in our local community. Santa’s Shoppe features a series of special events over three days and will be held at the Spartanburg Expo & Event Center.

Santa’s Shoppe kicks off with Shop ‘til You Drop on Friday, November 4, and continues through Sunday, November 6. Featuring more than 60 specialty merchants and boutiques from across the Southeast and a café for a mid-shopping snack break, Shop ‘til You Drop is ideal for holiday gift buying. Tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door, and provide access to all three days of Shop ‘til You Drop. Doors are open from 9 am - 5 pm on Friday, 9 am - 6 pm on Saturday, and 12 noon - 5 pm on Sunday. 

The weekend’s events continue with Sip & Shoppe (formerly named Ladies’ Night) on Friday, November 4 from 5:30 pm - 8 pm. This special event is an exclusive girls’ night out that includes hors d’oeuvres, wine and stroller-free shopping. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door, and include another one-day access to Shop ‘til You Drop.  

On Saturday, November 5, join Santa Claus at Cookies with Santa for a fun afternoon of pictures, crafts, cookie decorating. There are 4 sessions starting with 11:30 am, followed by 1 pm, 2:30 pm, and 4 pm. Tickets are $10 per child; accompanying adult enters free. 

Tickets for Shop ‘til You Drop can be purchased from League members, at select retail locations, or at the JLS office on 615 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302. Sip and Shoppe tickets and Cookies with Santa tickets are available online and at the JLS office. Please call the office at 864-583-5842 with inquiries. 

About The Junior League of Spartanburg, Inc. 
The Junior League of Spartanburg, Inc. (JLS) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.  

JLS is a member of the Association of Junior Leagues International Inc. (AJLI), comprised of over 150,000 women worldwide all focused on one mission: Women Building Better Communities. For more information, visit  

Library Hours

Monday-Tuesday--9 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday--9 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Thursday--9 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Friday--9 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Saturday – 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.



Preschool Storytime

Tuesday Mornings

Ages – Birth – 5

Time: 10:00 am

864-427-7140 ext. 302

October 25th - Halloween

November 1st - Shapes

November 8th - Presidents

November 15th - Thanksgiving

November 29th - Things that Go!

December 6th - Winter Clothes

December 13th - Christmas


After school events (Ages 6-12)

Time is 3:30 – 4:30 for all events

846-427-7140, ext. 302

October 27th – Pumpkin Bowling

November 15th – Kids Iron Chef – Battle of the Cupcakes

November 30th – Makerspace with kids

December 8th – Christmas Cookie Decorating


Teen Events (Ages 13-17)

Time is 3:30 – 4:30 for all events

846-427-7140, ext. 302

October 26th – Zombie makeup contest with prize

November 9th – Iron Chef competition – the Battle of the Twinkies

November 16th – Makerspace fun

December 7th – tattoos and nails


Family Events

846-427-7140, ext. 302

November 7th – 5:00 – 6:00 – Pajama Family Fairy Day Storytime

November 14th – 4:30 – 6:00 International Games Day

December 12th – 5:00 – 6:30 –Wear tacky Christmas Clothes – a Family Winner will be selected


New Books (Available 10/26/16)


Adult Fiction

Wanting What's Hers : Derek's dilemma by Khara Campbell

Thug me like that by Mel G

You Never Had a Love Like This by Shelli Marie

She Fell for the Realest by Kendra Rainey

When Friends Become Enemies by Chyna Sallier

The Newsmakers by Lis W. Wiehl


Adult Non-Fiction

Between Breaths : a memoir of panic and addiction by Elizabeth Vargas

Freedmen's Bureau : Spartanburg and Union Districts, SC, 1865-1868 by Susan Thoms (Reference only)


Young Adult/Teen Fiction

The Last Star by Richard Yancey

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



Thursday Nite Delight

From The Inn at Merridun    427-7052

Here’s How it Works:


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


How this service might work for you!


  • 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.




October 2016 Menus


Oct 27-  Baked Steak & Gravy  - $12.75

It’s Autumn Comfort Food -  the lick-your-plate kind of good for some of our regulars!

October 2016 Soups


Oct 27 - Creamy Onion Soup

I’ve searched for years for a soup that is similar to an onion soup I first had in Japan in 1975.  This comes very close – it’s yummy!  Similar to French onion, only creamy (with chicken broth  not beef).

Quart $ 7.50      Pint $ 4.25            



CALL 427-7052



Union County Humane Society


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.

Union County Chamber of Commerce

135 West Main Street

Union, SC 29379

864.427.9039 · 877.202.8755 · Fax: 864.427.9030


       This is to let you know about a new Community Calendar where you can find out what is happening in Union and post your events free of charge.  Simply go to and click on Community Calendar or Upcoming Events.

       You will see a month at a glance on the Community Calendar page and a chronological listing on the Upcoming Events page.

       You can cross reference dates and make sure your event doesn’t conflict with others already scheduled.
  You can look at the previous months and year to see how events were scheduled in the past.
  This is a great tool for you to use when planning for the coming year.

       We are contacting you and hundreds of others in Union County who place their events on calendars at the Art Council, Clemson Extension, The Chamber, Union County Schools, WBCU, The Union Daily Times and other places.

       The Chamber Community Calendar is not to take the place of the others but to provide a central location where all events can merge.

       There are three ways for you and your organization to put an event on the Community Calendar.

1.       Go to and at the bottom of the home page you will see Community Calendar Submission
  Click Here .
   Once you click on it, it will take you to a window where you simply fill-in the blank.

2.       E-mail the chamber at Attach any flyers or photos you want added to your contact information.

3.       Come by the Chamber office at 135 West Main Street or Call 864-427-9039


Torance Inman

Torance Inman, Executive Director

Union County Chamber of Commerce


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