Doctor SWU? Ed.D. now offered on campus

Doctor SWU? Ed.D. now offered on campus

CENTRAL — Southern Wesleyan University received approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to...

February 14th, 2018 |  


County to consider new tethering ordinance

County to consider new tethering ordinance

PICKENS COUNTY — It was standing room only in the council chambers at Monday’s Pickens County Council meeting where residents across the U...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Second chances all around

Second chances all around

PICKENS — A new program is being implemented at the Pickens County Detention Center giving both inmates and some lucky pups a new “leash&#...

February 3rd, 2018 |  


Got junk? The ‘Pickers’ are coming!

Got junk? The ‘Pickers’ are coming!

PICKENS COUNTY — The popular reality TV show American Pickers will be returning to South Carolina to film episodes throughout the region this Wi...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


PCSO partners with BHS on meth issue

PCSO partners with BHS on meth issue

PICKENS COUNTY — Following multiple arrests in a months-long drug sting, the Pickens County Sheriffs’s Office has announced they’re ...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


You are not alone

You are not alone

PICKENS COUNTY — According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), a person dies by ...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Structure fire on Scotland Road

Structure fire on Scotland Road

EASLEY — On Jan. 23, 2018 at 3:48 a.m., the Easley Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located at 329 Scotland Road in t...

January 27th, 2018 |  


DHEC: Upstate hardest hit by the flu

DHEC: Upstate hardest hit by the flu

PICKENS COUNTY — Flu activity is continuing to increase in the Palmetto state and while it’s unknown when the flu season activity will pea...

January 27th, 2018 |  


Helping those who help others

Helping those who help others

EASLEY — The recent cold weather has been brutal to us all but perhaps most affected was a local non-profit, the domestic violence shelter MARYS...

January 24th, 2018 |  


Easley schools rezoned

Easley schools rezoned

EASLEY — Some Easley kids will be headed to a different elementary school for the 2018-2019 school year following the School District of Pickens...

January 24th, 2018 |