Identity of fire victim still unknown

EASLEY — Over a week later, a woman’s identity who was killed in a house fire on Pope Field Road has yet to be released.On July 2, the Eas...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Tri-County to break ground on new Oconee Campus

OCONEE COUNTY — Tri-County Technical College will join Oconee County partners from government, education and economic development to break groun...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Piranhas win home meet

Piranhas win home meet

PICKENS COUNTY — Competing against five other YMCAs, the Pickens County YMCA Piranhas Swim Team won a home swim meet recently at the Pickens YMC...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Mary Geren receives Tri-County Presidential Medallion for Instructional Excellence

Mary Geren receives Tri-County Presidential Medallion for Instructional Excellence

PENDLETON — Mary Geren, an instructor in Tri-County Technical College’s English department, was honored May 9 with the highest award prese...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Bikini’s debut was anything but welcomed

Bikini’s debut was anything but welcomed

Every now and then, it’s fun to take a look back in time and find out just what happened on a particular date in history.Now, had this publicati...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Getting things done

Getting things done

PICKENS COUNTY — Every year, AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service at more than 21,500 sites including nonprofits, ...

July 11th, 2017 |  


ERA Contact up and running

ERA Contact up and running

PICKENS COUNTY — ERA Contact held a ribbon cutting last Wednesday, officially opening the company’s North American headquarters at the Pic...

July 11th, 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 |  


Duke Energy outdoor movie night features Star Wars’ ‘Rogue One’

SENECA – Duke Energy’s World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station is hosting a free outdoor movie night on July 15 at its point on Lake Keo...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Boater education class set July 22 at Holly Springs Center near Pickens

PICKENS — A boater education class taught by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 22 at the Holly Sp...

July 11th, 2017 |