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Clemson partners with Duke to develop drone-deterring solutions for public spaces

Clemson partners with Duke to develop drone-deterring solutions for public spaces

CLEMSON — Technology to detect and deter drone activity has been developed in recent years in response to privacy and safety concerns, however, ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SC High School Writing Contest winners announced

COLUMBIA — The University of South Carolina Honors College and University of South Carolina Press have announced the winners of the fourth annua...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Come meet Abby the ‘Spoon Lady’

Come meet Abby the ‘Spoon Lady’

PICKENS — Hagood Mill is welcoming a local legend on Oct. 21 with the inclusion of Abby “the Spoon Lady” Roach into the lineup of ar...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Pickens County exceeds state on end of course testing

PICKENS COUNTY — Students in the School District of Pickens County outperformed state averages on SC Ready, SC PASS and End-of-Course assessment...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Comedian John Crist coming to Southern Wesleyan University

Comedian John Crist coming to Southern Wesleyan University

CENTRAL – With over 150 million video views, comedian and viral sensation John Crist is the next big thing in standup comedy, and he’ll be...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Online driver’s license renewal available for most South Carolinians

NEWBERRY – Most South Carolinians who have a regular (Class D, E, F, M, or any combination of the four) driver’s license, whose driving pr...

October 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Liberty, Daniel playing at home this week

Liberty, Daniel playing at home this week

LIBERTY — Fresh and rested, the Liberty Red Devils are coming off their bye week following a huge 44-0 win over West-Oak to host Crescent on Fri...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Easley High to induct 5 into Hall of Fame on Oct. 6

Easley High to induct 5 into Hall of Fame on Oct. 6

EASLEY — Easley High School will induct five new members to its Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 6 during half-time ceremonies of the Green Wave Fo...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Liberty tops West-Oak, Pickens faces tough match-up

Liberty tops West-Oak, Pickens faces tough match-up

PICKENS — The Pickens High School Blue Flame had a rough Homecoming game on Friday as they were completely shut down by Seneca 38-0 on Friday bu...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Easley Green Wave shut out by Greenville

Easley Green Wave shut out by Greenville

GREENVILLE — The Green Wave suffered their first shut-out loss on Friday, falling to the Red Raiders 32-0.Greenville dominated the play clock, c...

September 29th, 2017 |  


State’s boat manufacturing industry is booming

State’s boat manufacturing industry is booming

PICKENS COUNTY — The Ranger brand of boats is practically synonymous with big-time bass fishing, and with good reason.The premiere professional ...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Green Wave sends Wild Cats packing

Green Wave sends Wild Cats packing

EASLEY — The Green Wave had a Homecoming game worth celebrating on Friday when they sent the Wild Cats packing back to Seneca with a 27-7 loss, ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Clemson researchers charge the energy landscape with novel device

Clemson researchers charge the energy landscape with novel device

CLEMSON — It’s happened to all of us before. We drag our feet across the carpet and reach to open the door, only to be zapped by the doork...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Clemson, UNCG researchers test honey bee response to eclipse totality

Clemson, UNCG researchers test honey bee response to eclipse totality

CLEMSON — About two miles from the Clemson University campus, where 50,000 people gathered to gaze skyward during the Aug. 21 total solar eclips...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Newell, Hensley to wed

Newell, Hensley to wed

Jack and Michelle Newell of Pickens announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Marie L. Newell of Pickens, to Travis Hensley of Six Mile, son of ...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Freeman, Brock to wed

Freeman, Brock to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Barry and Sherry Freeman of Easley, S.C., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kendra Freeman, to Sorrell Vance Broc...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Citizen CATE eclipse experiment is clearly a success at Clemson University

Citizen CATE eclipse experiment is clearly a success at Clemson University

CLEMSON – While tens of thousands were experiencing the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse on the expansive grounds of Clemson University, professor Se...

September 12th, 2017 |  


State suspends some requirements for animal evacuation due to Hurricane Irma

State suspends some requirements for animal evacuation due to Hurricane Irma

COLUMBIA — Clemson Livestock-Poultry Health, the state agency that oversees animal health issues, has suspended some of the requirements for the...

September 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Bail not meant to enable holding political prisoners

Bail not meant to enable holding political prisoners

The US Constitution’s Eighth Amendment forbids “excessive bail” in criminal prosecutions. That prohibition seems somewhat vague. I g...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Come on fall — I am ready for you!

Come on fall — I am ready for you!

There is a saying out there that advises a person to dress for the job they want, not the job they have. It’s wise advice, but I have taken the ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


A Nobel prize for sanity?

A Nobel prize for sanity?

The Nobel Peace Prize for the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) is a wonderful tribute to the many millions of people around th...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Oh sister, where art thou?

Oh sister, where art thou?

I swore up and down I wasn’t going to write about this: It was too personal, it was too fresh and it impacted too many people. There was no way ...

October 9th, 2017 |  


The violence comes home again

The violence comes home again

In the wake of the Las Vegas massacre, as in the wake of all the high-profile mass shootings that preceded it, the big question looms: Why?John Whiteh...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Satan rises in Las Vegas but angels fly high

Doubters of Satan were furnished all the proof they should need as a living Satan arose to the top of Mandalay Bay hotel last Sunday night and unleash...

October 8th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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July 3rd, 2015 |  


CDL training center to open in Union

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June 14th, 2015 |  


Sun Solutions expanding operations

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