NEWS


PIEDMONT — Wren High School recently released its Principal’s List and Honor Roll for the third nine weeks. Any student who has a GPA of 4...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Going on a ‘fishing trip’

Going on a ‘fishing trip’

CASTRIES, St. Lucia – A team that included representatives of the South Carolina and South Coastal districts of The Wesleyan Church went on a &#...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Wren Middle School honor roll

Wren Middle School honor roll

PIEDMONT — Wren Middle School recently released its A Honor Roll and AB Honor Roll for the second quarter.A Honor RollGrade 6: Hayden Adams, Ryl...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


3 charged in robbery, 1 being sought

3 charged in robbery, 1 being sought

ANDERSON — Sheriff’s investigators have identified four subjects involved in the February armed robbery and shooting at a convenience stor...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Donation to Greenville Shriners

Donation to Greenville Shriners

R.A. Gibson presented the Greenville Shriners Hospital with a $1,000 donation on Dec. 15, 2015, on behalf of the Fraternal Order of Police Foothills L...

March 6th, 2016 |  


Sealevel Systems hosts Leadership Pickens County

Sealevel Systems hosts Leadership Pickens County

LIBERTY — Sealevel Systems hosted the Leadership Pickens County class of 2016 on Feb. 2.The afternoon kicked off with a presentation from John L...

March 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Area sports announcements
Lake City becomes the 15th Bee City USA in the nation, first in South Carolina

Lake City becomes the 15th Bee City USA in the nation, first in South Carolina

LAKE CITY — Lake City officially became the first city in South Carolina, and the 15th city in the nation, to become a certified Bee City USA on...

November 29th, 2015 |  


Vet Tech Adoption Day is Nov. 19

PENDLETON — Tri-County Technical College’s Veterinary Technology Department will hold a Pet Adoption Day from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 19 at ...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Area sports announcements

Area sports announcements

PLAY registrationPOWDERSVILLE – Powdersville League of Athletic Youth (PLAY) basketball registration is open now at www.playsportsinc.com throug...

November 7th, 2015 |  


Clemson to take GameDay Recycling Challenge at FSU game

CLEMSON — Clemson University will be participating in the National GameDay Recycling Challenge Saturday at the Florida State football game.Recyc...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Warm up for the Clemson-Syracuse game with a 3.1-mile run

Warm up for the Clemson-Syracuse game with a 3.1-mile run

CLEMSON — Lace up your running shoes and put on your Clemson orange.The Tigers play in Syracuse on Nov. 14, but fans back home can show their su...

November 5th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


Pickens controls own playoff destiny, hosts BHP

PICKENS — The Pickens Blue Flame control their own destiny as they host the Belton-Honea Path Bears on Oct. 30, needing a win and some help to r...

October 29th, 2015 updated: October 29th, 2015. |  


LIFE


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Church News
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Church News
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Church News
Church News

Church News

Oct. 31• 4 p.m.-7 p.m.: Lawrence Chapel UMC, 2101 Six Mile Highway in Central, holds a Harvest Festival featuring Trunk or Treat, inflatables, g...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Church News

Church News

Oct. 31• 4 p.m.-7 p.m.: Lawrence Chapel UMC, 2101 Six Mile Highway in Central, holds a Harvest Festival featuring Trunk or Treat, inflatables, g...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Clemson research: Bad sleep habits linked to higher self-control risks

Clemson research: Bad sleep habits linked to higher self-control risks

CLEMSON — Poor sleep habits can have a negative effect on self-control, which presents risks to individuals’ personal and professional liv...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Wildflowers and waterfalls guide leads to both

Wildflowers and waterfalls guide leads to both

CLEMSON — Why carry two field guides on a hike when you can carry one? Clemson University naturalist Timothy P. Spira’s “Waterfalls ...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Area Reunions

Breazeale Family ReunionThe 26th Breazeale Family Reunion is held at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8 at Dorchester Baptist Church, 134 Dorchester Road in Belton. Th...

August 2nd, 2015 |  


Area Reunions

Breazeale Family ReunionThe 26th Breazeale Family Reunion is held at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8 at Dorchester Baptist Church, 134 Dorchester Road in Belton. Th...

July 26th, 2015 |  


OPINION


I’m a thankful kind of guy … really

I’m a thankful kind of guy … really

Thanksgiving has to be one of the top three holidays for me, and I won’t even begin to lie, it’s all about the food.Don’t get me wro...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Do you know your superstitions?

Do you know your superstitions?

Today I was taking a walk around downtown Easley, window shopping. A repair man was fixing an awning and as I passed under his ladder, I noticed this ...

November 15th, 2015 |  


We need to stop being the problem

We need to stop being the problem

There are many times when I compose these columns I am able to take an everyday life situation and create something humorous. The majority of those ar...

November 13th, 2015 |  


As the Flywheel Turns …. or not

As the Flywheel Turns …. or not

Have you ever reached a point in life where you feel as if you are banging your head against a wall and the only progress you are making is giving you...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Online legal ads? Not so fast.

Recently the S.C. Attorney General’s Office released an opinion that confirmed legal notices must be “published in a printed newspaper of ...

November 5th, 2015 |  


A disposable society is unhealthy for the soul

A disposable society is unhealthy for the soul

Recently I had a conversation with my writing partner, D.C. Moody, about the prevalence of divorce in today’s American society. While it used to...

November 1st, 2015 |  


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