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Dacusville cheer leaders

Dacusville cheer leaders

DACUSVILLE — The Dacusville Middle School cheer squad might have fewer numbers this year, but that has not stopped the girls from racking up awa...

September 21st, 2016 |  


SWU responds to need

SWU responds to need

CENTRAL – Enrollment in education degree programs at Southern Wesleyan University continues to grow – something that the university’...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Out & About

Out & About

Sept. 22• The Coloring Club for adults meets at 10 a.m. at the Village Branch Library in Pickens. Bring your own supplies or use the libraryR...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Clemson scientists helping U.S. National Whitewater Center manage water resources

Clemson scientists helping U.S. National Whitewater Center manage water resources

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A team of Clemson University scientists recently conducted an on-site visit with representatives of the U.S. National Whitewat...

September 20th, 2016 |  


UFO Welcome Center a unique S.C. attraction

UFO Welcome Center a unique S.C. attraction

BOWMAN — In an out of the way small town in Bowman is a unique welcome to visitors from out of state — or out of this world — in the...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Helping those in need

Helping those in need

DACUSVILLE — Happy Hooves at Eden Farms is holding its annual Wines and Equines fundraiser this Saturday to benefit the organization’s the...

September 20th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Woodmont edges Wren, 33-27
Daniel Lions hit brick wall versus Westside

Daniel Lions hit brick wall versus Westside

CENTRAL — Ranked No. 2 in the AAAAA rankings in South Carolina, the Westside Rams (5-0) lived up to their billing as they traveled to Central to...

September 21st, 2016 |  


State deer antler records up substantially this year

State deer antler records up substantially this year

COLUMBIA — The most recent round of white-tailed deer antler measuring conducted by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources revealed 217 new re...

September 19th, 2016 |  


South Carolina dodges bullet with Africanized bees

South Carolina dodges bullet with Africanized bees

PENDLETON – More extensive genetic testing has concluded that a hive of suspected Africanized bees were predominately the less volatile European...

September 17th, 2016 |  


SWU adds 27 to cross country, track & field teams

CENTRAL — Southern Wesleyan University has added 27 athletes for the 2016-17 season — 16 for the men’s team and 11 for the womenR...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Daniel handles Seneca, extends win streak to 3

Daniel handles Seneca, extends win streak to 3

SENECA — The D. W. Daniel Lions (3-0) took their unbeaten record on the road against rival Seneca High School (1-2) and other than the competiti...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Easley falls to Belton-Honea Path in fourth

Easley falls to Belton-Honea Path in fourth

EASLEY — The fourth quarter again proved to be the downfall of the Easley Green Wave (1-2) as they were unable to hold a late lead, this time as...

September 7th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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SWU responds to need
South Carolina dodges bullet with Africanized bees

South Carolina dodges bullet with Africanized bees

PENDLETON – More extensive genetic testing has concluded that a hive of suspected Africanized bees were predominately the less volatile European...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Class pays it forward

Class pays it forward

LIBERTY — When Jean O’Toole’s theater honors class at Liberty High School heard about the devastating flooding throughout Louisiana,...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Clemson to honor alumnus

Clemson to honor alumnus

CLEMSON — By all accounts, James Patrick White brought joy into any room he entered — whether that room was in his childhood home in Hight...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Jewell, Izard to wed

Jewell, Izard to wed

EASLEY — Dr. and Mrs. Russell P. Jewell of Easley announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Mackenzie Jewell of Easley, to Casey Richard I...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Southern corn rust found in South Carolina

Southern corn rust found in South Carolina

BLACKVILLE — Southern corn rust has been found in South Carolina and growers are advised to spray fungicides to protect yields.David Gunter, a C...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Clemson goats say goodbye – with full bellies — after a job well done

Clemson goats say goodbye – with full bellies — after a job well done

CLEMSON — Clemson University bade farewell to 40 of its hardest workers Monday, but there was no sorrow. Negotiations are already under way to b...

August 31st, 2016 |  


OPINION


More housing needed

There were 12 candidates in the three county council races in June. On the issues, we were all about the same touting the need for a new/bigger/renova...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Larger causes: God, family and country

Larger causes: God, family and country

“Never forget!” Those of us who lived it will never forget! But, it’s just another Zinnian history lesson to the next generation, to...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Freedom of the press under fire with reporter’s charge

The North Dakota Access Pipeline has become a source of major contention in the United States. Its construction (or perhaps more accurately, the prote...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Dear Diary, Camp iRock rocked

Dear Diary, Camp iRock rocked

When The Pickens Sentinel offered me a monthly column, I wasn’t sure if people would actually read it. When someone I hardly know came up to me ...

September 8th, 2016 |  


The American dream has been hijacked

The American dream has been hijacked

Is there a better time than during a Labor Day weekend to take a look at the American Dream? I don’t think so, especially since, at least in my ...

September 8th, 2016 |  


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