NEWS


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Running for a cause
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Are you ready to Venture Outdoors?

Are you ready to Venture Outdoors?

PICKENS — What does a half-marathon, fly fishing, bee keeping and a 4x4 cruise in have in common? They’re just a few of the activities sho...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Paramedics, doctor join OCSO as sworn deputies

WALHALLA — Four paramedics and a doctor recently completed training at the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy to become certified deputies and will s...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Tiger Band traditions continue with Kidz Klub, pre-game concerts

Tiger Band traditions continue with Kidz Klub, pre-game concerts

CLEMSON — The Clemson University Tiger Band helps add to the excitement of football weekends with the Tiger Band Kidz Klub and 90 Minutes Before...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Pumpkin Festival a labor of love

Pumpkin Festival a labor of love

PUMPKINTOWN — When it first began 39 years ago, the Pumpkin Festival hosted a handful of vendors and around two thousand people. Nowadays, it...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Lesley honored by city

Lesley honored by city

EASLEY — Ask anyone who knew and loved him, the late Joe Lesley was never likely to be forgotten. His friendships and influence helped to shape ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Daniel seniors are Merit Scholar semifinalists

Daniel seniors are Merit Scholar semifinalists

CENTRAL — Three Daniel High School seniors — Ian Ruohoniemi, Benjamin Buck and Manav Jain — have been selected as National Merit sem...

September 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Wren tops Easley Green Wave in nail biter

Wren tops Easley Green Wave in nail biter

PIEDMONT — Irma wasn’t the only hurricane in town: After a close game on Friday, it was Wren that walked away with the 26-29 win over the ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Liberty takes home the win over Pickens, 21-7

Liberty takes home the win over Pickens, 21-7

PICKENS — Despite a promising summer camp and high expectations from a proven coach, the Pickens Blue Flame are still on the hunt for their firs...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Powdersville gets 38-24 rivalry win over Wren

Powdersville gets 38-24 rivalry win over Wren

POWDERSVILLE — The Powdersville Patriots were all smiles on Friday as they beat their school rivals Wren for the second time in as many years.Po...

September 6th, 2017 |  


State quarantine being prepared for movement of ash wood and wood products

State quarantine being prepared for movement of ash wood and wood products

CLEMSON — The Department of Plant Industry (DPI) at Clemson University will hold a public hearing Friday, Sept. 29, regarding an emergency state...

September 4th, 2017 |  


SWU basketball court named for Wimphrie

SWU basketball court named for Wimphrie

CENTRAL – At the end of the 2017-’18 season, Southern Wesleyan University Head Men’s Basketball Coach Charles Wimphrie will retire a...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Clemson professor’s research tackles contaminated dietary supplements’ impact on athletes

Clemson professor’s research tackles contaminated dietary supplements’ impact on athletes

CLEMSON — Contaminated dietary supplements may cause health problems in users and render athletes ineligible to play, according to a Clemson Uni...

August 27th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Newell, Hensley to wed
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Freeman, Brock to wed
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 |  


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 6th, 2017 |  


When, where and how to watch the total solar eclipse at Clemson University

When, where and how to watch the total solar eclipse at Clemson University

CLEMSON — Here’s what you need to know to see the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse at Clemson University’s “Eclipse Over Clemson...

August 21st, 2017 |  


South Carolina 4-H’ers excited about new honey bee project

South Carolina 4-H’ers excited about new honey bee project

CLEMSON — South Carolina 4-H has a new project that’s sure to get a lot of buzz for a long time.Raising honey bees as part of the South Ca...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Southern Wesleyan University graduates ‘class of 2017’

Southern Wesleyan University graduates ‘class of 2017’

CENTRAL – The Rev. Christopher Shinn, lead pastor of Faith Community Church in Charleston, W.Va. and a graduate of Southern Wesleyan, was the gu...

July 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Childhood is overrated … time to ‘adult’

Childhood is overrated … time to ‘adult’

Everybody knows what it means to be an “adult.” Linguistically speaking, it’s the period of life that follows “juvenile”...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Florida Keys: Would you have evacuated?

Multitudes of people are suffering through the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Florida. The Keys and the Caribbean Islands are devastated. Other parts ...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Sign me up, Weather Channel!

Sign me up, Weather Channel!

On Monday afternoon I was doing the same thing as pretty much every other journalist in the state — driving around, taking photos and interviewi...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Harvey, Irma and 911: We can replace the stuff

Hurricane Harvey and Irma have been bad news to all in their paths. Lives have sadly been lost, houses demolished and personal items blown or washed a...

September 13th, 2017 |  


United Way of Pickens County offers hope, help for hurricane relief

United Way of Pickens County offers hope, help for hurricane relief

Unfortunately, I have way too much experience working through national disasters. Hurricane season always coincides with United Way’s campaign p...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Even more establishment than the establishment

Even more establishment than the establishment

The Washington Post reports that US president Donald Trump and Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) “have agreed to pursue a deal that wo...

September 11th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Area Business News
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Business News

Business News

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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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June 12th, 2015 |