NEWS


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Daniel High’s McCallum named YoungArts finalist

Daniel High’s McCallum named YoungArts finalist

CENTRAL — Daniel High School student Delaney McCallum has been named a 2017 National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) finalist in Cinematic Arts...

February 17th, 2017 |  


EHS band honored by council

EHS band honored by council

EASLEY — The Easley High School Marching band and director Rick Langdale were honored by Easley City Council on Monday for their continued succe...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Wren Middle School Second Quarter Honor Roll

A Honor RollGrade 6: Joshua Alexander, Micah Alexander, Cassidy Bleitz, Nicholas Boseman, Avery Brock, Jaeden Bryant, Jamison Burgess, Triston Burns, ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


EPD welcomes two new K-9 officers

EPD welcomes two new K-9 officers

EASLEY — In a series of surprise announcements at Easley’s City Council meeting, Chief Tim Tollison introduced and welcomed four new offic...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Train show off the rails

Train show off the rails

EASLEY — Hundreds cried “All aboard!” for the annual Central Railway Model and Historical Association train show held last weekend a...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Wren High School Principal’s List and Honor Roll

Principal’s List — second nine weeksGrade 9: Hayden Andrew Adams, Kaitlynn Ann Bailey, Madison Laine Barnes, Caroline Abbigail Barthelmes,...

February 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Area sports announcements
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Area sports announcements
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Area sports announcements
Area sports announcements

Area sports announcements

Spring volleyballEASLEY — The Easley Parks and Recreation Department will take registrations for the 2017 volleyball program through Jan. 31. Th...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Pickens to host Travelers Rest

Pickens to host Travelers Rest

PICKENS — The Pickens Blue Flame had high hopes going into Friday’s match up at home against the Wren Hurricanes but the visiting team ...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Easley hosting Woodmont following bye week

Easley hosting Woodmont following bye week

EASLEY — The Easley Green Wave should be well rested following the bye week as they prepare to play host to visiting Woodmont.Woodmont (4-6, 2-2...

October 19th, 2016 |  


BHP shuts Pickens down on the road

BHP shuts Pickens down on the road

PICKENS — The Blue Flame lost their second conference game Friday on the road against Belton Honea-Path, 45-3. It was a disappointing loss that ...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Green Wave fight good battle but lose to Hanna

Green Wave fight good battle but lose to Hanna

EASLEY — After last week’s 30-28 Homecoming win against Greenville, expectations were high going into Friday’s match-up with TL Hann...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Boggs out, Seaborn back as Pickens continues to struggle

Boggs out, Seaborn back as Pickens continues to struggle

PICKENS — The Blue Flame’s 2016 season continues to decline as Pickens suffered yet another loss on the road — and their first in-re...

October 5th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

PICKENS — Did you know Upcountry South Carolina was a historical mecca for the Blues?Throughout the 1920’s and 1930’s the streets of...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Grass fungus could cause $1 billion in annual livestock production losses

Grass fungus could cause $1 billion in annual livestock production losses

CLEMSON – Tall fescue is a popular grass used for grazing, hay and erosion control in the eastern United States, but one Clemson University expe...

February 5th, 2017 updated: February 5th, 2017. |  


Clemson students get up-close look at the science behind restoring American chestnut

Clemson students get up-close look at the science behind restoring American chestnut

SENECA — Clemson University graduate instructor Adam Coates and a boisterous class of forestry students recently visited a sprawling Upstate far...

January 29th, 2017 |  


The Called Summer Camp explores facets to serving

The Called Summer Camp explores facets to serving

CENTRAL — A group of high school-age youth from as far away as South Dakota spent 10 days exploring what it means to be called by God into minis...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Richardson presented flag

Richardson presented flag

EASLEY — Two U.S. Senators in two weeks? What in the world is going on at McKissick?Just days after Sen. Tim Scott delivered a motivational spee...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Life as a WWI soldier on display at state museum

Life as a WWI soldier on display at state museum

COLUMBIA – In the new exhibit, South Carolina and the Great War, opening Saturday, August 13 at the State Museum, guests will get an in-depth lo...

October 7th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Give Trump a chance

Pentagon to unveil body fat policy

The Pentagon in 2017 is expected to unveil a new force-wide policy governing body-fat standards, rules likely to change how the military defines and e...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Air Force modifies tattoo rules

Beginning Feb. 1, the Air Force no longer enforce its 25 percent tattoo rule, the service announced 10 JAN.Airmen were previously not allowed to have ...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


More EPA rule delays in Camp LeJeune case

The federal government has been in no hurry to assess the health impacts of two harmful chemicals found in a water supply that Marine veterans from Ca...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Troops have one year to decide about retirement

The year ahead will prompt many of today’s 1.3 million active-duty service members to make a big decision about their retirement benefits: wheth...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Obstacles prevent Agent Orange links

Pegi Scarlett had just returned from her husband’s grave this past Memorial Day — the first since his death — when, on a whim, she d...

February 13th, 2017 |  


What hiring freeze means for VA healthcare

President Donald Trump on Jan. 23 imposed a federal hiring freeze affecting the short-staffed Department of Veterans Affairs. According to Becker̵...

February 13th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Area Business News
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Area Business News
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Area Business News
Business News

Business News

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July 3rd, 2015 |  


CDL training center to open in Union

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June 14th, 2015 |  


Sun Solutions expanding operations

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June 12th, 2015 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA