Pickens Sentinel- RSS Feed http://pickenssentinel.com/ http://pickenssentinel.com/ Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:54:50 EST 1800 Area Reunions http://pickenssentinel.com/news/announcements/50808433/Area-Reunions EHS Class of 1984 Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:29:02 EST Out & About http://pickenssentinel.com/news/announcements/50808396/Out--About Oct. 3 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:34:16 EST (No heading) http://pickenssentinel.com/news/announcements/50808282/ Central-Clemson Regional Branch Library Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:33:08 EST Church News http://pickenssentinel.com/news/announcements/50808329/Church-News Ongoing events• Emmanuel Lutheran Church of Easley, 101 E. 1st Ave. in Easley, holds Bible Study from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. each Monday. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:33:05 EST Hang up the phone, America — and drive http://pickenssentinel.com/news/opinion_columns/50808615/Hang-up-the-phone-America--and-drive Last month, Americans sent 171.3 billion text messages and anywhere from 19 to 28 percent of those texts were sent or read from behind the wheel of a moving vehicle. The average amount of time your eyes are off the road when reading and responding to... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:33:02 EST Fall is upon us in Pickens County http://pickenssentinel.com/news/community_news/50807514/Fall-is-upon-us-in-Pickens-County PICKENS COUNTY — The Autumnal Equinox on Sept. 23 was officially the end of summer and temperatures have already started to drop across the Upstate. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:33:07 EST Clemson University academic news http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news_education/50723053/Clemson-University-academic-news CLEMSON — Clemson University presented degrees to 965 graduates at the Aug. 8, 2014, summer ceremony. President James P. Clements congratulated each of the recipients at his first graduation ceremony at the helm of Clemson University. Local... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:34:18 EST (No heading) http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news_education/50714639/ Bob Jones University Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:34:15 EST Clemson, UGA work together to isolate cancer cells http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50434140/Clemson-UGA-work-together-to-isolate-cancer-cells CLEMSON — Clemson University and the University of Georgia may compete on the football field, but researchers from the two institutions continue working together to develop low-cost technology that can detect and isolate cancer... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:34:09 EST First responders honored for saving deputy http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news/50724273/First-responders-honored-for-saving-deputy EASLEY — Pickens County EMS workers Terry “T.J.” Galloway Jr. and Derek Day were presented with plaques of honor during a banquet dinner at Silver Bay Restaurant for their role in helping save the life of Pickens County Deputy Thomas... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:34:05 EST Area Reunions http://pickenssentinel.com/news/announcements/50723491/Area-Reunions Chappell Reunion Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:28:16 EST Should the drinking age be 18? http://pickenssentinel.com/news/editorial/50724031/Should-the-drinking-age-be-18 The age of 18 carries a lot of responsibility. You can help determine our nation's leaders by voting, you can make a vow for a life-long commitment and get married, you are mature enough to join the military and fight and or kill and or die for... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:28:11 EST Powdersville, Daniel remain unbeaten with identical 35-7 scores http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50725860/Powdersville-Daniel-remain-unbeaten-with-identical-35-7-scores PICKENS — Powdersville and Daniel high schools continued their winning ways in 2014, coming away with wins Sept. 19 by identical scores of 35-7. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:28:10 EST Pickens dominates ball time in 67-28 loss to Wren http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50725623/Pickens-dominates-ball-time-in-67-28-loss-to-Wren PICKENS — The Wren Golden Hurricanes seem unstoppable Friday night, beating Pickens 67-28 and extending their winning streak to 4-0, 1-0 in conference. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:28:07 EST Daniel taking undefeated record on road http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50725931/Daniel-taking-undefeated-record-on-road WILLIAMSTON — Highly touted, highly ranked and highly respected Daniel goes on the road Sept. 26 to face the Palmetto Mustangs and it looks to be a very difficult task of Lion-taming ahead for the home team. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:28:03 EST Liberty headed to Landrum on Friday http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50725759/Liberty-headed-to-Landrum-on-Friday LIBERTY — The Liberty Red Devils (2-2-1, 0-1) will travel to Landrum (1-3, 0-1) for their second in-conference game on Friday. Kick off is at 7:30 p.m. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:28:02 EST Hagood Mill hosts record crowd for fiddling event http://pickenssentinel.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50723942/Hagood-Mill-hosts-record-crowd-for-fiddling-event PICKENS — Hagood Mill had a record crowd for the State Fiddling Championship this past weekend, with more than 2,200 people in attendance. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:27:21 EST (No heading) http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news_education/50714594/ Bob Jones University Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:27:20 EST Easley High to induct 4 into Hall of Fame http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news_education-sports/50721825/Easley-High-to-induct-4-into-Hall-of-Fame EASLEY – The Easley High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct four new members on Oct. 3 during halftime of the game against Hanna. This year's inductees are Keith Godfrey, Ron C. Hicks, Sammy Owen and Stanley “Beetle”... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:27:17 EST SDPC votes for millage increase http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50677470/SDPC-votes-for-millage-increase PICKENS — As a result of lower than expected assessment property values in Pickens County, the School District of Pickens County has voted to increase the millage rate for taxes by 4.7 mills. The new rate will be reflected on tax notices in the... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:27:16 EST