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

6-6:20 p.m.--SC Sports Talk

6:20 p.m.--Atlanta Braves baseball--Seattle Mariners at Atlanta

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



David Wilson is our Monday Birthday winner!

Mr. and Mrs. James Gory are our Friday Anniversary winners!







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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!

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

Toddler Time- Friday August 25, 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! $5.00 for members/ $10,.00 for non members

A Painting is Worth 1000 Words-This is a unique and fun exhibit that you will not want to miss! Our Tuesday Morning Painting with Coffee group has filled our gallery with “Paintings that are worth a 1000 words!” Each artist has incorporated a word, quote, or number into every painting that is on display. Some have deep meaning, while others are full of humor.  Pieces are available for sale.

 A reception will be held Tuesday, August 29th, from 10:30-12:00. Refreshments will be served


For more information contact Amber @ 864-429-2817

Commemoration of Anniversary of the Battle at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

CLINTON – Musgrove Mill State Historic Site protects, preserves and interprets the American Revolutionary War battle that occurred on August 19, 1780 near the home of Edward Musgrove, a colonial settler to the backcountry of South Carolina.  Musgrove Mill State Historic Site will offer a guided hike early on the morning of the battle anniversary.  The guided hike of the Battlefield Trail will begin at 8 AM.  Please meet at the visitor center by 7:45 AM, to drive to the trailhead on Horseshoe Falls Road. Admission to the hike will be $2 and registration is required.  The hike is a moderate hike and will last 2 hours.  Please be prepared for the weather, wear close toe shoes and bring water.

A formal Revolutionary War Battle Commemoration Ceremony will take place at the Visitor Center location at 10 AM. Lead by local chapters of the Sons of the American Revolution, Daughters of the American Revolution, and Children of the American Revolution the ceremony will honor the participants of the Battle at Musgrove’s Mill. South Carolina Senator Daniel B. Verdin, III, will be the guest speaker.  Following the ceremony, there will be an ice cream social at the Visitor Center. This event is free to the public. Seating is limited, so please bring lawn chairs for the event.

For more information, or to register for the guided hike, please contact Musgrove Mill State Historic Site at (864) 938-0100, e-mail or go to

Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

398 State Park Drive

Clinton, South Carolina    29325

Office phone:  864-938-0100

The Union Church of God is hosting a county-wide youth rally on Wednesday, August 30, at 6:30pm. We will have guest singers, speakers, and a performance by the UCOG Drama Team! Immediately following the service, everyone is invited to our Family Life Center for an After Glow party with pizza and refreshments and music provided by DJ "JTizzle". This event is free!
We invite all churches and youth groups. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors.

American Legion Post 22 monthly business meeting September 11, at 6 p.m. at 120 Scenic Drive, second road behind Foster Park Elementary School. All veterans and family members and auxiliary are welcome.

Trail Life Troop SC-0332, a Christian Outdoor Scouting Program sponsored by Buffalo Baptist Church, will hold a Join The Trail on Monday, September 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the social hall of Buffalo Baptist Church.

This outdoor program is for boys in 5-K through age 18.  There are different activities for various age groups.

For further information, call Marvin or Juanita McCullough at 864-427-5739.

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: September 23 & 24, 2017

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 Carnegie Library

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9 am – 7 pm

Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 6 pm

Saturday 9 am – 3 pm




The library will be closed from 9 AM – Noon on Friday, August 18th for Staff Day.


Upcoming Events

The Board of Trustees of the library will have a meeting August 21 at 5:30 PM at the library.


Saturday Storytime will be at 10 AM on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month. Upcoming dates are August 26 and September 9. Listen to music, read stories, and have fun! For ages 0-4.


Eclipse Events

Join the library for an Eclipse Watch Party on August 21 from 1-4 PM on the library lawn. Bring chairs, blankets, or even have a picnic as we watch the eclipse. Eclipse safety glasses will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Supplies are limited.


New Materials (Available for checkout now!)


Adult Fiction

An Echo of Things to Come by James Islington
Charlatans by Robin Cook

Deadfall by Linda A. Fairstein

Flight Patterns by Karen White

Girl in Snow by Danya Kukafka

Mrs. Saint and the Defectives by Julie Lawson Timmer

Rizzoli & Isles by Tess Gerritsen

Secrets of the Tulip Sisters by Susan Mallery

See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt

The Cat Who Tailed a Thief by Lilian Jackson Braun

The Force by Don Winslow

The Forever Summer by Jamie Brenner

The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand

The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White

The Other Girl by Erica Spindler

The Wilding Sisters by Eve Chase

Wired by Julie Garwood

Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton


Adult Non-Fiction

I Can’t Make This Up by Kevin Hart

I Need a Lifeguard Everywhere But the Pool by Lisa Scottoline

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat by Samin Nosrat

The Food Lab by J Kenji Lopez-Alt

The History Book

The Literature Book by Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

The Men’s Health Big Book of Exercises by Adam Campbell

The Movie Book

The New Camp Cookbook by Linda Ly

The Politics Book by Sam Atkinson

The Psychology Book by Sam Atkinson

The Sky Below by Scott Parazynski

The Sociology Book

The Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises by Adam Campbell

Understanding Trump by Newt Gingrich


Juvenile Easy

Flowers for Sarajevo by John McCutcheon

Lexie, the Word Wrangler by Rebecca Van Slyke

The Thing Lou Couldn’t Do by Ashley Spires

The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles by Michelle Cuevas


Juvenile Fiction

Designs by Isabelle by Laurence Yep

Life by Cynthia Rylant

Point Guard by Mike Lupica

Saige Paints the Sky by Jessie Haas

Soaring High by Megan McDonald


Juvenile Non-Fiction

A Beetle is Shy by Dianna Hutts Aston

About Habitats by Cathryn P. Sill

Noah Webster’s Fighting Words by Tracy Maurer

Tree of Wonder by Kate Messner


Young Adult Fiction

Generation One by Pittacus Lore

Reunited by Colleen Houck

Roar by Cora Carmack

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

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.




Aug 2017 Menus


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


31 Aug – No Service Available


Sept  2017 Menus


07 Sept – No Service Available


14 Sept – Buena Vista Chicken - $13.00

This favorite has become our number 2 take-out menu item---it has caramelized mushrooms, onions, bacon, provolone cheese and ”sweetened” with a little Marsala Wine sauce.


21 Sept – Apple Meatloaf - $12.75

Back by request and Fall must be just around the corner...  This moist meatloaf and spiced apple topping is a favorite of many of Merridun's TND regulars.


28 – Tomato-Coconut Chicken w/ Shrimp

$13.00   This Brazilian-inspired dish has chicken and shrimp simmering in a tomato-coconut milk flavored sauce with peppers, onions, garlic and more.  Served with minted Coconut Basmati rice.



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.


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Last modified: 08/21/2017