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 hannah@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

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

5:30-5:55 p.m.--5:30 News Report

5:55 p.m.--UCHS Softball--Union County at Greer

After the game--Atlanta Braves baseball--Washington Nationals at Atlanta

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


HAPPY BIRTHDAY

TO YOU!!!

Brittany Petty is our Thursday Birthday winner!

Rev. Carroll and Audrey Caldwell 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

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

Toddler Time- Friday April 28th, 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

2017 Middle/High School Youth Art Show Reception-UCAC will honor Union County’s talented middle and high school school students with a reception on April 20th starting at 5:30 pm. The UCAC gallery will be filled with over 50 pieces of artwork created by students, 6th-12th grade. We invite everyone to join us. Refreshments will be served.

Mommy & Me Tea- Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual Mommy & Me Tea! This year we will be painting canvases! We are excited to announce that Kirby's Cake Shoppe will cater our event! Sign up early, space is limited!

May 6, 2017 3:00-5:00

$25 for members/ $30 nonmembers for Mother & Daughter

$10.00 for each additional guest

 

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


Relay for Life fundraisers

4/21- Bake Sale
Union Medical Center Lobby
7am-1pm

4/29- Cow Patty Festival 10am
Monarch Elementary School
PreSale $5 for 1 block/square at Monarch School
(Do not have to be present to win)

Also, PreOrders for  $6 BBQ sandwich plates. They Can be picked up at the festival. 

We are going to make a large grid on the field at Monarch. The squares of the grids are $5 donations made to Relay for Life. Charlie Kelly is bringing his cow to walk around on the grid until it makes a patty. Whoever owns the square that the cow pooped in will receive $500. If it poops on the line, the money will be split. They don't have to be present to win. It starts at 10 am. We are also selling preorders of BBQ sandwich plates for $6 that can be picked up at the Cow Patty Festival. Different people will be helping me sell squares, but if they would like to make any donations for squares or food, contact Brooke Johnson at Monarch Elementary, 429-1733.


Union County School District

Office of Instruction and Accountability

864-429-1740

 

 

Subject:        Four and Five Year Old Kindergarten Registration

                        Union County School District

 

TIME TO REGISTER FOR 4 & 5 YEAR OLD KINDERGARTEN

 

To register for 4 year old kindergarten, children will need to be 4 years of age on or before September 1, 2017

To register for 5 year old kindergarten, children will need to be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2017

 

Wednesday, April 19         Buffalo and Monarch Elementary

(Lockhart 4K may register at any location)

 

Registration will be held from 8:30 to 11:30 A.M. and from 1:30 to 6:00 P.M. at each school.

 

Please note:  PLEASE BRING YOUR CHILD TO THE REGISTRATION FOR SCREENING          

(Screening will take about 15 minutes)

 

Bring:

1. YOUR CHILD’S OFFICIAL CERTIFICATE OF IMMUNIZATION (WHITE CARD)

2.  YOUR CHILD’S SOCIAL SECURITY CARD

3.  YOUR CHILD’S BIRTH CERTIFICATE WITH STATE SEAL

4.  PROOF OF RESIDENCE (tax receipt, power bill, etc.)

 

Immunizations are given by appointment only at the Union County Health Department.  You may call 864-424-8004 to schedule an appointment.  Copies of birth certificates may be obtained from the Spartanburg County Health Department in the Office of Vital Records for $12, Monday-Friday, from 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.



The Buffalo Volunteer Fire Department's James H. Hampton Scholarship will be awarded to a recipient that lives in the BVFD Service Area. This scholarship is available to a high school senior or an adult who is seeking an advanced degree. The degree may be pursued at a technical school, college, or university.  Applications are available at UCHS, Andy's, or by calling 427-5739. The deadline for applying for this scholarship is May 5, 2017.


Sims High School Class of 1969 will be meeting April 27 at 6p at the American Legion Post 22 building. On April 29, the class will have a cookout at the same location at 4 p.m.


ENCAMPMENT WEEKEND AT MUSGROVE MILL STATE HISTORIC SITE 

 

Clinton-     Musgrove Mill State Historic Site will be presenting their annual Encampment Weekend on April 29 and 30, 2017. Come experience what life was like on the South Carolina frontier during the American Revolution! Activities will highlight the battle fought at Musgrove Mill and will feature interpretive talks, demonstrations, and exhibits presented by reenactors. The demonstrations include: historic weapons demonstrations, tactical military demonstrations, period children’s games, colonial art, colonial medicine, blacksmithing, and more.  

The event will begin at 10:00 AM and end at 4:00 PM each day.  

Admission for the event is: 

Adults - $4.00, Children (age 6 to 16) - $2.00, and Children (age 5 and under) – free. 

Admission is free with a Park Passport Plus 

Who:  This event is designed for everyone. Wheelchair and stroller accessible. 

When:  April 29 and 30, 2017 

Where:  Musgrove Mill State Historic Site 

For more information regarding this event you can contact Musgrove Mill State Historic Site at (864) 938-0100, e-mail mgmillsp@scprt.com  

For more information on the site, please go to www.SouthCarolinaParks.com

Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

398 State Park Drive

Clinton, South Carolina    29325

Office phone:  864-938-0100

mgmillsp@scprt.com


Please notify us by April 17th if you would like to have a team in the tournament.  The tournament cost is $320 per team and includes all green and cart fees. We would like to have all money turned in by May 8th.  You can pay by cash or checks made out to Relay for Life. All payments are tax deductible, receipts will be provided.

 Registration will open at 8:30AM. Putting contest will begin at 9AM (3 puts for $5). The tournament will be Captain’s Choice and will shotgun start at 10AM.

In addition we will be selling a Mulligan Package for $10 that will allow 2 mulligans and 2 red tees anywhere on the course (limit 4 per team). 100% of this will go to Relay for Life.

Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, longest drive and closest to the pin.

We will draw for door prizes and announce tournament winners after the conclusion of the tournament.

Light refreshments will be offered.

Please make sure proper golf attire is worn. No denim is allowed at the club.

Please contact Misty or Kelly if you have any questions 864-674-2605/864-674-2615 or mwhitloc@dollargeneral.com or kduckett@dollargeneral.com.

The address to the course is below:

Heddles Hideaway, 5451 S. Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302

Dollar General Corporation

Dear Sponsor:

Our company is participating in the 2017 Relay for Life fund raising campaign.  We are encouraging our customers and suppliers to join us in raising money for this worthy cause.

One event we have planned is our 1st annual 2017 Dollar General/Relay for Life Golf Outing to be held at Heddles Hideaway on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  A financial contribution from your company guarantees advertisement at a hole during this event.  The cost to sponsor a hole is $150. 

We look forward to advertising your company at our event.  All contributions are tax deductible for this fund raising event for a non-profit organization.  Please send all contributions to Dollar General Distribution Center in care of Misty Whitlock Minick & Kelly Duckett/Relay for Life Team Captain, by April 14th. Also, please make checks payable to Relay for Life.

Thanks so much for your help.

Sincerely,

Misty Whitlock Minick/Kelly Duckett AUTOTEXTLIST

Dollar General Distribution Center

1451 Spartanburg Highway

Jonesville, SC 29353

(864) 674-2605 or (864) 674-2615



 
Save the Dates! Upcoming Spring Events!
 
 
April 29th - Our Second Annual Spring Garden Party, "Fireflies in the Garden"

 
Stay Tuned for More Details and More Events!

 




Fundraiser for Donna Pendleton, Sat., May 13, from 8 am - 2 pm at First Baptist Church Union in the Christian Family Life Center. There will be a silent auction, a bake sale, and a yard sale. All proceeds go to help with costs in Donna's fight against cancer.





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.

www.unionlibrary.org

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“To build up a library is to create a life. It’s never just a random collection of books.”–Carlos María Domínguez

 

The Board of Trustees of the library will have a Board Training session on 5/2/17 from 5 – 7 p.m. at the library.

 

College day is 4/25 from 11 - 1 at the library (co-sponsored by Adult Education).  Vendors include the SC National Guard, Alliance, SC Vocational Rehab, Union County Adult Ed, Kenneth Shuler, Limestone College, USC – Union, and Spartanburg Community College – Union. 

 

Resume help will be held at the library (sponsored by SC Works) monthly on the 3rd Friday from 4-5 p.m.  Current dates are 5/19/17 and 6/16/17.

 

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.

 

New Preschool Storytimes on Saturday!

Time:  10-11 a.m.

May 6th

May 20th

 

Preschool  Storytime Winter/Spring

Tuesday Mornings

Ages – Birth – 5

Time: 10:00 am

864-427-7140 ext. 302

April 25th - Wild Things

Call 864-427-7140, ext. 302 for more information

 

Family Events

Wednesday afternoons

3:30 – 4:30 pm

April 26th – Macaroni Artwork

Call 864-427-7140, ext. 302 for more information

 

New PS4 games available for check out from the library, made possible from a grant through Best Buy.

 

New Books – Available Now

 

Adult Non-Fiction

Unshakeable : your financial freedom playbook by Anthony Robbins

The Not-quite States of America by Doug Mack

Bad girls throughout history : 100 remarkable women who changed the world by Ann Shen

 

Juvenile Fiction

The Titanic Mission by Dan Gutman



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:

                  ***

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!

                              ***

  • 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

 

 

April 2017 Menus

 

 

April 20 – Roasted Pork Loin w/ Peach Glaze 

 $12.50   Tender Pork Loin doused with a peach glaze – garlic, ginger, soy, sweet chili sauce , a hint of heat, and peach, of course….

 

April 27 - Moroccan Salmon Cakes - $12.75 Flaked grilled salmon mixed with spinach, North African seasonings and couscous to make tender, mouth watering "cakes" - with a garlic-cilantro mayonnaise on the side.

 

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.


Union County Chamber of Commerce

135 West Main Street

Union, SC 29379

864.427.9039 · 877.202.8755 · Fax: 864.427.9030

Website: www.unionsc.com

       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 www.unionsc.com 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 www.unionsc.com 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 chamber@unionsc.com 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

Sincerely,

Torance Inman

Torance Inman, Executive Director

Union County Chamber of Commerce


 

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