Garrison to run for BOE

Garrison to run for BOE

PICKENS COUNTY — A retired educator has thrown her hat into the ring as a candidate for the District 5 seat of the School District of Pickens Co...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Tri-County Tech hands out annual student awards

Tri-County Tech hands out annual student awards

PENDLETON — Tri-County Technical College recently handed out awards to students for the 2015-2016 academic year. Among the award winners were th...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Library project done

Library project done

LIBERTY — Liberty Elementary School used Title One funds to purchase six “Little Free Library” kits to display around the town of Li...

July 9th, 2016 |  


Clemson announces Dean’s, President’s lists

President’s ListCLEMSON — Local students who achieved a 4.0 (all As) grade-point average and were named to the President’s List at C...

July 9th, 2016 |  


Camp iRock gets donation

Camp iRock gets donation

EASLEY — The night of June 14 was the Republican primary in South Carolina and Rep. Neal Collins hosted the community and candidates to follow t...

July 7th, 2016 |  


Statewide deer harvest decreases in 2015

Results of the 2015 Deer Hunter Survey conducted by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources indicate that the statewide harvest of deer decreased abo...

June 11th, 2016 |  


A visit with the mayor

A visit with the mayor

Mayor Blake Sanders of West Pelzer, second from the left, visited the GoalPOST afterschool program at West Pelzer Elementary School recently for a spe...

June 9th, 2016 |  


DHS math teams places first in challenge

CENTRAL — Daniel High School participated in the 13th annual Clemson Calculus Challenge on April 15. Schools were placed into three divisions ac...

June 8th, 2016 |  


New keeper of the (blue) flame

New keeper of the (blue) flame

PICKENS — Corey Willimon has been named the new principal for Pickens High School effective June 1.Willimon will be replacing Marion Lawson as t...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Kelly feted by Chastain for award

Kelly feted by Chastain for award

Tina Kelly, school counselor at Chastain Road Elementary, received the surprise of a lifetime at the 52nd annual South Carolina Counselors Association...

May 15th, 2016 |