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 |  


Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative presents beneficiaries with Blue Ridge Fest funds

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative presents beneficiaries with Blue Ridge Fest funds

PICKENS — Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative employees Michelle Watson, Terry Ballenger and Mark McCall presented a check totaling $17,000 from the...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Professorships support research to help newborns, patients with implants, Parkinson’s

Professorships support research to help newborns, patients with implants, Parkinson’s

CLEMSON — Patients at risk of infections from surgical devices, newborns experiencing opioid withdrawal and people with Parkinson’s diseas...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Statewide 4-H participation continues to grow

Statewide 4-H participation continues to grow

CLEMSON — More South Carolina youth are turning to 4-H to stoke their interests in science, new data show.Participation increased 12 percent las...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Communication classes in prison are rewarding for Clemson lecturer, students

Communication classes in prison are rewarding for Clemson lecturer, students

PELZER — A lecturer and team of students have taken a communication theory class to a maximum-security prison in the Upstate over the last year ...

May 29th, 2017 |  


“On My Farm” added to Upstate Heritage Quilt Trail in Long Creek

“On My Farm” added to Upstate Heritage Quilt Trail in Long Creek

WESTMINSTER — The 181st addition to the Upstate Heritage Quilt Trail is entitled “On My Farm,” purchased by Sandra Powell at the Wes...

March 30th, 2017 |  


In the Honor Band

In the Honor Band

Students from Westside represented Wyoming County in the Southern West Virginia Honor Band. Band members from twenty-one schools in Southern West Virg...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Exposing peach tree roots shields them from deadly fungus

Exposing peach tree roots shields them from deadly fungus

CLEMSON — Matt Forrest, a fourth-generation peach grower in South Carolina, is a formidable force in the peach industry. His family farm, Dixie ...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Crow Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee reopens March 4

Crow Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee reopens March 4

PICKENS COUNTY – Site recreation enhancements at the Crow Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee have been completed and all facilities and amenities ...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Jericho Project breaks ground on first phase

Jericho Project breaks ground on first phase

CENTRAL – Officials from Pickens County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs and Anderson County Disabilities and Special Needs Board, Southe...

March 5th, 2017 |