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 |  


Road changes could be funded

February 27 (was) an exciting day for Pickens County. For the first time since the State Infrastructure Bank was created in 1997, our county is applyi...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Simple solutions needed

I’ve read a lot lately about altering the make-up of the school board again. The Generally Assembly is Constitutionally responsible for educatio...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Future will be uphill battle

I am a native of South Carolina and a 1957 graduate of Pickens High School. I appreciate your consideration of this transmission. I miss Pickens, the ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Former trustee comments on schools

I read the story about the reopening of AR Lewis School as the new location for the 6th to 12th grade alternative school for the School District of Pi...

February 5th, 2017 |