Pickens Sentinel- RSS Feed http://pickenssentinel.com/ http://pickenssentinel.com/ Wed, 3 Sep 2014 03:50:54 EST 1800 You don’t have to be a jerk to support your team http://pickenssentinel.com/news/opinion_columns/50478017/You-dont-have-to-be-a-jerk-to-support-your-team I'm going to preface this column with a statement, a disclosure, if you will, so that all of you know where I stand and know where I'm coming from before you read any further: I am a Tiger fan. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:43:04 EST (No heading) http://pickenssentinel.com/news/announcements/50478177/ Sept. 3• The Women's Club of Easley meets at 3:15 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Easley First United Methodist Church. Ann Istare, outpatient therapist for the... Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:06 EST Patriots corral Mustangs on turnovers, offensive assault http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50477606/Patriots-corral-Mustangs-on-turnovers-offensive-assault POWDERSVILLE — The 2014 season kicked off in high fashion for the high-flying Patriots of Powdersville High School as they opened the 2014 season with a 41-20 win over the visiting Mustangs of Palmetto. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:12 EST Wren offense blows Woodmont away, 62-0 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50477757/Wren-offense-blows-Woodmont-away-62-0 PIEDMONT — From the opening kickoff until the final horn, it was a Hurricane warning over Anderson County as Wren blasted visiting Woodmont in a 62-0 blowout. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:10 EST Pendleton outlasts Pickens in tight contest http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50477496/Pendleton-outlasts-Pickens-in-tight-contest PENDLETON — The Blue Flame of Pickens was on a short road trip to Pendleton to face the Bulldogs and in the end came up short in its bid to even their record to 1-1, instead falling to 0-2 after a tight ballgame where momentum seemed to be... Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:08 EST Third quarter burst gives Daniel big win at Easley http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-sports/50477456/Third-quarter-burst-gives-Daniel-big-win-at-Easley EASLEY — Hosting its first ever Community Tailgate in the home-opener for the Green Wave, Easley returned home after a road win over cross-county rival Pickens to face state powerhouse Daniel, only to come up short 35-6. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:02 EST Stout restart gives Blaney Nationwide Series win at Bristol http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50437518/Stout-restart-gives-Blaney-Nationwide-Series-win-at-Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. – Ryan Blaney swept past Kyle Busch on a restart with seven laps to go and held on to win Friday night's rain-delayed Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:32:07 EST Logano nabs third win of season in Bristol night race http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50437485/Logano-nabs-third-win-of-season-in-Bristol-night-race BRISTOL, Tenn. – Joey Logano believes he has the car and Team Penske believes they have the team to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:32:05 EST Keselowski earns first NASCAR Truck Series win at Bristol http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50437442/Keselowski-earns-first-NASCAR-Truck-Series-win-at-Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. — After 62 races — the last 20 of which were in his own equipment — Brad Keselowski is finally a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series winner. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:32:03 EST Ride to the Rock cycling event is Sept. 13 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50313900/Ride-to-the-Rock-cycling-event-is-Sept.-13 PICKENS – The second annual Ride to the Rock cycling event, held by the Pickens Rotary Club, will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 13 in the Pickens Presbyterian Church parking lot. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:35:09 EST Liberty digs out of hole to win season opener http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50406193/Liberty-digs-out-of-hole-to-win-season-opener ANDERSON — The Red Devils pulled off an impressive win for their varsity football season opener at Crescent on Friday. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:35:06 EST Pickens takes a beating, 52-7, in annual rivalry game http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50406372/Pickens-takes-a-beating-52-7-in-annual-rivalry-game PICKENS — From the opening possession until the final horn, the Easley Green Wave dominated the Blue Flame of Pickens on the road for its fourth consecutive win in the county rivalry by a final score of 52-7. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:35:02 EST Horton awarded scholarship http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50313976/Horton-awarded-scholarship EASLEY — Lindsey C. Horton of Easley has been awarded a $500 scholarship by the A&V Tulloss Educational Foundation, a nonprofit organization named in honor of the late Alvas and Valerie Tulloss. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:21 EST New additions to State Documents Depository http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50196483/New-additions-to-State-Documents-Depository COLUMBIA – The South Carolina State Library is dedicated to providing online access to several digital collections. The South Carolina State Documents Depository provides access to publications produced by state agencies and state-supported... Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:20 EST Meals on Wheels wins in annual Food Fight Bowl http://pickenssentinel.com/news/sports/50407263/Meals-on-Wheels-wins-in-annual-Food-Fight-Bowl PICKENS — The seventh annual Food Fight Bowl might be over, but the fundraising efforts between local area high schools won't be over until mid-September. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:18 EST The passage of time — when perception meets reality http://pickenssentinel.com/news/opinion_columns/50407009/The-passage-of-time--when-perception-meets-reality My little brother is getting married this weekend, and I can't seem to wrap my head around the fact that he's all grown up. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:16 EST Stewart awarded $2,500 P.E.O. STAR scholarship http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/50317894/Stewart-awarded-$2500-P.E.O.-STAR-scholarship EASLEY – Madison Stewart, a 2014 graduate of Easley High School, was presented the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship for the 2013-14 academic year. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:14 EST WorkLink offering Incumbent Worker Training grants http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50353251/WorkLink-offering-Incumbent-Worker-Training-grants CLEMSON — WorkLink Workforce Investment Board is accepting applications for the Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) program. IWT grants are available for businesses in Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:13 EST LCM-Clemson will use grant funds to continue mission http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50354105/LCM-Clemson-will-use-grant-funds-to-continue-mission CLEMSON — The Lutheran Campus Ministry-Clemson program of University Lutheran Church in Clemson was awarded a Theological Exploration of Vocation (CMTEV) grant from the Lily Endowment Inc. in December 2013. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:10 EST Firefighters honored for helping save deputy http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news/50357683/Firefighters-honored-for-helping-save-deputy DACUSVILLE — Two Dacusville volunteer firefighters were presented with a plaque for Valor Above and Beyond the Call of Duty on Aug 19 at the Dacusville Fire Department for their part in the rescue of Pickens County Deputy Thomas... Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:34:06 EST