Trains coming to Main

Trains coming to Main

EASLEY — Bob Fedder of the Easley Downtown Business Association unveiled the organization’s latest venture to encourage more people to wal...

February 19th, 2017 |  


City of Easley’s surplus rating drops

City of Easley’s surplus rating drops

EASLEY — Sink holes and a floundering state retirement fund are two things that don’t appear to be related but when one city has to deal w...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Third gathering on Appalachian Life is a festival for Pickens

Third gathering on Appalachian Life is a festival for Pickens

PICKENS — The Third Gathering on Appalachian Life will be held March 4 at the Pickens Community Center, with registration at 8:15 a.m. and the f...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

PICKENS — Did you know Upcountry South Carolina was a historical mecca for the Blues?Throughout the 1920’s and 1930’s the streets of...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Life as a WWI soldier on display at state museum

Life as a WWI soldier on display at state museum

COLUMBIA – In the new exhibit, South Carolina and the Great War, opening Saturday, August 13 at the State Museum, guests will get an in-depth lo...

October 7th, 2016 |  


Reclaimed history

Reclaimed history

EASLEY — The Easley Family Cemetery is getting a much-needed face-lift, thanks to a group of dedicated volunteers determined to claim a piece of...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Rotarians work together to build a park

Rotarians work together to build a park

EASLEY/PICKENS — The Rotarians of Easley and Pickens recently joined forces to create a resting point for travelers on the Doodle Trail.The new ...

September 30th, 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 |  


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 |  


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 |