Pickens Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://pickenssentinel.com/section/NEWS http://pickenssentinel.com/section/NEWS Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:56:36 EST 1800 Focus on cow care, milk quality result in better milk http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50090538/Focus-on-cow-care-milk-quality-result-in-better-milk EASLEY – Marilyn Easter is similar in many ways to the members of the Easley Business & Professional Women she spoke with on July 16 – working hard and taking pride in providing a quality product to customers. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:55:06 EST Clemson assault subject in custody http://pickenssentinel.com/news/blotter-news/50351989/Clemson-assault-subject-in-custody CLEMSON – A man being sought by the Clemson Police Department for the assault of a woman was arrested by members of the Pickens County Sheriff's Office just after midnight Wednesday. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:18 EST Musical kicking off national tour at Clemson http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50008369/Musical-kicking-off-national-tour-at-Clemson CLEMSON — Last year, it was ABBA. This year, Gershwin. No matter the show or composer, Clemson University performing arts students always get a first-rate, hands-on education when Work Light Productions brings a musical to town. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:52:04 EST School of Nursing named national Center of Excellence in Nursing Education http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50122157/School-of-Nursing-named-national-Center-of-Excellence-in-Nursing-Education CLEMSON — The National League for Nursing has named Clemson University's School of Nursing a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, one of the highest honors in the nursing education field. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:51:03 EST Clemson’s Carolina Clear receives national award http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50050901/Clemsons-Carolina-Clear-receives-national-award CLEMSON — The Clemson University Extension Service's pollution prevention and watershed protection program has received a national award. The Universities Council on Water Resources honored the Carolina Clear program with council's... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:50:05 EST Veterinary technology team at Tri-County retires http://pickenssentinel.com/news/home_top-news/50196905/Veterinary-technology-team-at-Tri-County-retires PENDLETON — For more than 20 years, they've been best friends. For the last 10, they've been co-workers and teammates, working toward a common goal of making Tri-County Technical College's Veterinary Technology program the best... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:47:02 EST Clemson students head to Africa to help save lives http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50155657/Clemson-students-head-to-Africa-to-help-save-lives CLEMSON — A team of Clemson University students is traveling around the world to reach people in desperate need of medical equipment on the eastern coast of Africa. The group will spend two weeks in Tanzania as part of Clemson's unique... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:45:01 EST Three students to train for movie industry dream jobs http://pickenssentinel.com/news/features/50008356/Three-students-to-train-for-movie-industry-dream-jobs CLEMSON — Three Clemson University graduates will be on the fast-track to their dream jobs when they head to California next month for an intensive training program with the animation studio responsible for the hit film franchises... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:13 EST OCSO offers speakers bureau for community http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50087699/OCSO-offers-speakers-bureau-for-community WALHALLA — The Oconee County Sheriff's Office has announced the creation of a Speakers Bureau that is available to speak with church, civic, or business groups and organizations throughout Oconee County on a variety of... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:12 EST Sheriff: Exotic pet owners should post warning http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50014078/Sheriff:-Exotic-pet-owners-should-post-warning WALHALLA – Oconee County Sheriff Mike Crenshaw is asking residents who own dangerous exotic animals to voluntarily place a sign on their door to warn law enforcement and emergency personnel of their existence. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:10 EST Oconee residents urged to register with Alert Oconee http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50008442/Oconee-residents-urged-to-register-with-Alert-Oconee WALHALLA — The Oconee County Sheriff's Office wants to remind residents of Oconee County of a service they can register for to help keep them alert of emergency situations or disasters that may occur. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:09 EST Check Food2Market before selling your homemade jam http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50008348/Check-Food2Market-before-selling-your-homemade-jam CLEMSON — Your mama's jam. Grandma's chow-chow. Daddy's secret barbecue sauce. Can't you just savor the flavor? Don't you reckon others would pay for the privilege? Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:08 EST Class of 1964 presents $1 million for scholarships, Academic Success Center http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50008691/Class-of-1964-presents-$1-million-for-scholarships-Academic-Success-Center CLEMSON — The Clemson University Class of 1964 celebrated its 50th anniversary reunionby presenting $1.046 million to the university. This brings the total of gifts by the class members over the last 50 years to almost $16... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:06 EST Genetic research into autism, cancer funded by Self Regional Healthcare http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50008536/Genetic-research-into-autism-cancer-funded-by-Self-Regional-Healthcare GREENWOOD – Seven research projects from Greenwood Genetic Center and Clemson University faculty were selected to receive the first round of funding provided by Self Regional Healthcare (SRHC). Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:38:02 EST Miller named Teacher of the Year for SDPC http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50314548/Miller-named-Teacher-of-the-Year-for-SDPC PICKENS — Nikki Miller has been named the 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year for the School District of Pickens County and Jennifer Ohlrogge has been named the 2014-2015 Support Employee of the Year Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:06:03 EST Workforce Opportunity Summit set for Aug. 27 http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50314171/Workforce-Opportunity-Summit-set-for-Aug.-27 EASLEY — Tri-County Technical College, Alliance Pickens and Apprenticeship Carolina will host a Workforce Opportunity Summit from 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Aug. 27 at the College's Easley Campus. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:49:04 EST One in jail, one sought in June arson case http://pickenssentinel.com/news/blotter/50314528/One-in-jail-one-sought-in-June-arson-case WALHALLA — The Oconee County Sheriff's Office has charged a Toccoa, Ga., woman with third-degree arson in connection with an incident on June 20 in Wahalla and are looking for a Walhalla man on four separate counts related to the... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:37:01 EST Westminster man charged with sexual battery http://pickenssentinel.com/news/blotter/50314521/Westminster-man-charged-with-sexual-battery WALHALLA — A 59-year-old Westminster man was arrested last week on charges of sexual battery involving a 22-year-old woman. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:27:03 EST Westminster couple charged with burglary http://pickenssentinel.com/news/blotter-news/50314515/Westminster-couple-charged-with-burglary WALHALLA — The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested a Westminster couple last week after an investigation revealed that weapons and other items were taken from a Westminster home of a Walhalla City police officer. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:11:04 EST Let’s get ready to rumble! http://pickenssentinel.com/news/news/50313815/Lets-get-ready-to-rumble PICKENS — The seventh annual Meals on Wheels Sam Wyche Food Fight Bowl, presented by Save-A-Lot of Pickens, will take place at the Pickens High School stadium at 8 p.m. Aug. 22. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:09:01 EST