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 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

5-4:30 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


HAPPY BIRTHDAY

TO YOU!!!

Mariah Porter is our Wednesday Birthday winner!

Ricky and Stacy Hood are our Tuesday 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

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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




The Union Church of God Mercy Ministry will host an event on Wednesday, Feb. 22,  from 5:30-6:30pm. They will be giving away everyday essentials, child/baby items, home decor, vitamins, and otc meds. Everything is FREE. To qualify, you MUST be a Union County resident, and you MUST provide proof of low income OR temporary hardship. Only 1 person per household can shop. Everyone HAS to fill out a short form before entering. We will be set up in the family life center beside church.


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
                  
APRIL 5
Speaker – Rev. Richard Lewis from Buffalo UMC   
Menu – Turkey tetrazzini, tossed salad, garlic bread, dessert, tea & coffee
                  
APRIL 12
Speaker – Rev. Dr. A.L. Bracket from St. Paul Baptist Church
Menu –   Fried chicken, green beans, macaroni/cheese, biscuits, dessert, tea & coffee


                  

864-429-2817

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MARCH SCHEDULE

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 newberryoperahouse.com or https://squareup.com/store/ 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

URL: http://repticon.com/north-carolina/charlotte/

Contact: RepticonEvents@repticon.com

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.

www.unionlibrary.org

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The library will be closed February 20th for President’s Day.  Reopening at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21st.

 

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 21st -  Emotions 

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

Tuesday February 21st - Puppet

Presenting Part Two

Wednesday March 1st - Dr. Seuss

READ ACROSS AMERICA EVENT -

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

Burn by Helen Hardt

My Besties 2 : The take over by Asia Hill

My Besties 3 : The Downfall by Asia Hill

My Besties 4 : Revenge is mine by Asia Hill

Bloody Mayhem Down South II War Zone by Trayvon D. Jackson

Bloody Mayhem Down South Treasure Coast Mayhem by Trayvon D. Jackson

Heartbreak Hotel by Jonathan Kellerman

Homesick for Another World  by Ottessa Moshfegh

Revenge of the Mistress  by Cydney Rax

My Married Boyfriend by Cydney Rax

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Carolina Belle  by Rose Senehi

The Score by Kiki Swinson

The Mark by Kiki Swinson

 

Adult Non- Fiction

Belichick and Brady : two men, the Patriots, and how they revolutionized football by Michael Holley

Testosterone Rex : myths of sex, science, and society by Cordelia Fine

Jump : take the leap of faith to achieve your life of abundance by Steve Harvey

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Thank you for Being Late : an optimist's guide to thriving in the age of accelerations by Thomas L. Friedman

Unprecedented : the election that changed everything by Thomas Lake

The Undoing Project : a friendship that changed our minds by Michael Lewis

Atlas Obscura : an explorer's guide to the world's hidden wonders by Joshua Foer

The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas J. Preston

In the Great Green Room : the brilliant and bold life of Margaret Wise Brown by Amy Gary

The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

Scrappy Little Nobody  by Anna Kendrick

Shoe Dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike by Philip H. Knight

Our Revolution : a future to believe in by Bernard Sanders



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

 

 

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

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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Last modified: 02/22/2017