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 |  


Beta Club collects for local families

Beta Club collects for local families

West Pelzer Elementary School’s Beta Club members collected hygiene products to donate to local families in need. The students packed over 175 B...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Glow run for PCMOW

Glow run for PCMOW

LIBERTY — Pickens County Meals on Wheels is hosting a unique event to spur on much needed funds: a “glow run” 5K race to be held the...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Foothills Humane Society to close

Foothills Humane Society to close

PICKENS COUNTY — For the past several months, the Pickens County Humane Society, also known as Foothills Humane Society, has been struggling to ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


West Pelzer holds inaugural Palomino Trot

West Pelzer holds inaugural Palomino Trot

PELZER — West Pelzer Elementary held its first Palomino Trot 5K recently and families competed in either a one-mile fun run or a 5K run.Winners ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


SWU’s Southern Sporting Clay Classic is Nov. 3

SWU’s Southern Sporting Clay Classic is Nov. 3

CENTRAL – Mark your calendars for Nov. 3 and join Southern Wesleyan University for an afternoon of clay shooting at beautiful McConnell Hall Pla...

October 13th, 2017 |