Contact us:

Phone: 864-427-2411

Fax: 864-429-2975


Call 441-0066

Union County's Radio Station

Schedule for today:

6-8 a.m.--Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

8 a.m.--WBCU Radio Auction

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

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

10:45 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



William Garner is our Thursday Birthday winner!

Horace and Betty Lott are our Thursday 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!




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

Toddler Time- Friday February 24, 10:30-11:30, will be all about the little ones! Any child 4 years old or younger is invited to join us! $10.00

2017 Photography Exhibit Reception- Union is home to some very talented photographers! Come by UCAC to view the work of 5 different local photographers. The closing reception for this exhibit will be held on Thursday, February 23rd from 5:30 -7:00.  Refreshments will be served.

2017 Photography Exhibit- Our first exhibit of the year is here! We are honored to house the works of 5 local photographers. We invite you to join us on February 23rd from 6:00pm-7:00pm for a closing reception honoring our artists. Refreshments will be served.

Have you joined UCAC yet? NOW IS THE TIME! February is the annual membership drive for UCAC! Call, email, or stop in today to join! All members receive special pricing on camps, classes, and events.  For more information contact Amber @ 864-429-2817

Sims High School Class of 1969 will hold its monthly business meeting on Thursday, February 23, at the American Legion Post 22 building at Foster Park at 6 p.m. For details, contact Presidents Mamie Gore and Henry Johnson.

Relay for Life fundraiser--Chicken Stew sale on Feb. 25th at Fairforest Baptist Church starting at 11:00 cooked by Bobby DeHart. To preorder, call Tammy at 426-6000 or Dora at 426-5400.

A new group out of Spartanburg called 3DEEMED will be singing at Ottaray Baptist Church on February 26th at the 11:00am morning service. Everyone is welcome. Come out and support this new group singing for the Lord.

Grace UMC would like to extend a warm invitation for you to join us for our annual Lenten Services followed by lunch!  Services start at noon and are immediately followed by a $6 lunch.


Wed. MAR 1
Speaker - Rev. David Bauknight, Grace UMC
Menu- BBQ w/buns, baked beans, coleslaw, potato chips, dessert, tea & coffee


Wed. MAR 8
Speaker – Rev. Merritt Wentz from Bethel/Duncan Acres UMC 

Menu – Ham, potato salad, green beans, sliced cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, rolls, dessert, tea & coffee

Wed. MAR 15
Speaker – Father Mike McCafferty from Saint Augustine Catholic Church
Menu – Pork Loin, sweet potatoes, Asian slaw, rolls, dessert, tea & coffee


Wed. MAR 22
Speaker – Rev. Ron Davis from First Baptist Church  
Menu – Chicken casserole, green beans, fruit salad, rolls, dessert, tea & coffee


Wed. MAR 29  
Speaker –Rev. Jeff Farmer from Sardis UMC

Menu – Marinated chicken breast, potato casserole, broccoli salad, rolls, dessert, tea & coffee
Speaker – Rev. Richard Lewis from Buffalo UMC   
Menu – Turkey tetrazzini, tossed salad, garlic bread, dessert, tea & coffee
Speaker – Rev. Dr. A.L. Bracket from St. Paul Baptist Church
Menu –   Fried chicken, green beans, macaroni/cheese, biscuits, dessert, tea & coffee




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

Jam at Lunch- Do you have lunch plans? Join us Thursday, March 2nd from 11:00-1:00! Enjoy the musical talents of local members of our community. Do you sing? Play? Feel free to join in!

Writers Group- Local Writers will meet Tuesday, March 14th, @ 6:00. This is open to everyone!

Monday Night Music- Looking for something new to do? Join us March 20th, @ 6:30pm for a night full of local, musical talent!

Toddler Time- Friday March 24th, 10:30-11:30 & 12:30-1:30 will be all about the little ones! Any child 4 years old or younger is invited to join us! $10.00

Mini Monet- Join us on Saturday, March 18th for a morning full of secret creativity! We will be making secret book safes!  Kindergarten-5th Grade. $15 members/ $20 nonmembers

2017 Wine Tasting-Join us on Friday March 10th for the 2017  Wine Tasting. The Cat’s Paw Winery will be supplying our wine while Bob Love, this year’s Sommelier, will provide us with all the information. Tickets $10.00 each and can be purchased at UCAC or any board member. Tastings will be held at 5:30 and 7:30. NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR

2017 Elementary Youth Art Show Reception-UCAC will honor Union County’s talented elementary school students with a reception on March 23rd starting at 5:30 pm. The UCAC gallery will be filled with over 50 pieces of artwork created by students, kindergarten to 5th grade. We invite everyone to join us. Refreshments will be served.


Have you joined UCAC yet? NOW IS THE TIME! March is the annual membership drive for UCAC! Call, email, or stop in today to join! All members receive special pricing on camps, classes, and events.  For more information contact Amber @ 864-429-2817

The Newberry Opera House Guild's 2nd Annual A-Fair to Remember will be held on Saturday March 4, 2017, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. This year’s theme is an Old Tyme Ice Cream Social, so in addition to a wide selection of vendors and interesting presenters, those who attend will be able to feast on ice cream sundaes of all kinds and other treats. There will also be an old-fashioned cake and pie auction. The A-Fair will be held at Newberry Academy on 2055 Smith Road in Newberry.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students of all ages and are now on sale at the Newberry Opera House box office, or online at or newberry-opera-house-guild- online/.  So come on out and shop, get informed and scream, scream for ice cream.

Click here for the player registration form.


Title: Repticon Charlotte Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Description: Repticon Charlotte 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



Phone: 863-268-4273

Host: Repticon Reptile & Exotic Animal Expos

Location: Cabarrus Arena & Events Center, 4751 Highway 49 North

Concord, NC 28025
Dates: March 11 & 12, 2017

Save the Dates! Upcoming Spring Events!
March 18th - Marian St. Claire 
"Growing Good Gardens: Finding Ideas and Inspiration in all the Right Places"

April 15th - Rusty Wilson "Birds of the Carolinas" 

April 29th - Our Second Annual Spring Garden Party, "Fireflies in the Garden"

Stay Tuned for More Details and More Events!


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.


Restoration Brick Project: The Friends of the Union County Library are pleased to offer the Union County residents an opportunity to participate in a unique engraved brick project.  The proceeds of this project will go to the library renovation.   Engraved bricks may be purchased as a way to honor family members, friends, organizations, and special groups.  These beautiful memorials will be placed in a walkway of honor on the library grounds.  Please stop by or contact the library for additional information.


Preschool  Storytime Winter/Spring

Tuesday Mornings

Ages – Birth – 5

Time: 10:00 am

864-427-7140 ext. 302

February 28th - Colors

March 7th - Senses 

March 14th - St. Patrick’s Day

March 21st - Spring Flowers

March 28th - Counting

April 4th - Music

April 11th - Easter 

April 18th - Art

April 25th - Wild Things


After School Events

Ages 6 – 12

Time: 3:30 – 4:30

Children under 12 need adult supervision

Wednesday March 1st - Dr. Seuss


Activities and snacks

Wednesday March 22nd - with Technology

Wednesday April 5th - Games

Technology Games

Wednesday April 12th - Easter Egg Hunt


New Books – Available Now


Adult Fiction

The One I Gave My Heart to 2 by Mercedes G

Stackin' Paper III: Born Sinners by Joy Deja King

Tied to a Boss by J. L. Rose

Tied to a Boss 2 by J. L. Rose

Tied to a Boss 3 by J. L. Rose

A Conjuring of Light by Victoria Schwab

Childhood Sweethearts V by Jacob Spears

Wifey's Next Come Up by Kiki Swinson

Star wars, Aftermath: empire's end by Chuck Wendig

Vengeance by Zane


Adult Non- Fiction

100 Plants to Feed the Bees : provide a healthy habitat to help pollinators thrive by Society Xerces


Adult Large Print Non-Fiction

Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's final mission by Bret Baier

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.




February 2017 Menus


FEB 23 – Grilled Asian Chicken - $12.50

New Item:  Chicken breast marinated ion a teriyaki-like sauce then  grilled.  Served with noodles in spicy Peanut Sauce.


February 2017 – Soups


FEB 23 -  Curried Carrot Tomato

 A great vegetarian soup made of onions, carrots, tomato, spices and just a bit of curry.  We serve it at the Inn with a dollop of sour cream or crumbled goat cheese.

Quart - $7.25    Pint - $3.75


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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Last modified: 02/24/2017