Dear editor.A year ago, not long after being elected commander of the local American Legion Post 52, Jimmy “Bones” Wilson came up with the...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Dear editor,If a grocery store clerk accidentally scanned a product twice, costing you double, you would be right to politely complain. Have you ever ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Christmas comes early for Pickens residents

PICKENS COUNTY — On Thursday, Dec. 14, Christmas came for Pickens County residents. A conservation easement was filed with Pickens County.After ...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Dear editor,I would like to apologize to the motorists that I may have gotten a little testy with prior to the Easley Christmas parade.My job was to m...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Tiny Town on Lathem Roan in Easley is celebrating 40 years of lights, coffee and fellowship.Come and help us celebrate this Thanksgiving. Because of y...

November 11th, 2017 |  


A thank you from Post 52

I just finished our busy week of sales and am exhausted, but look forward to another just like it in the Spring.My organization is the American Legion...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Protesting? Here’s why you can

Ever since these supposed football and other pro players have decided to take a knee and protest this country’s society, I have had to take a lo...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


We don’t need hatred in US

To our xenophobic President. Who are you to only allow immigrants who can speak English into the USA? My grandmother who migrated from Poland spoke on...

August 15th, 2017 |  


We can do great things in Pickens County

My parents told me before I left for home for college to find my passion for what I love and then spend my time and talents on those things. First ...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Thank every teacher this week

Teachers are role models who invest their time in our children; whether it’s a lively GOOD MORNING when kids arrive, fervent instruction or time...

May 3rd, 2017 |