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Pickens GOP opens office in Easley

EASLEY — The Pickens County Republican Party has established a 2016 election office at 121 S. Pendleton St. in Easley.Voters in Pickens County a...

September 27th, 2016 |  


SC Botanical Garden fall plant sale set for Oct. 7-8

SC Botanical Garden fall plant sale set for Oct. 7-8

CLEMSON — The South Carolina Botanical Garden Fall Plant Sale will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 7 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 8.The Friday sale w...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Watershed stakeholder meeting is Thursday

CLEMSON – Clemson Cooperative Extension and 11 partners have scheduled a stakeholder meeting to discuss the “Twelve Mile, Eighteen Mile an...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Couple creates beautiful art

Couple creates beautiful art

PICKENS — Local artists Shantelle and Douglas Knight have led fascinating lives: Traveling the world visiting museums, studying art, living in a...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Pickens County Youth Board holds annual training in NC

Pickens County Youth Board holds annual training in NC

PICKENS COUNTY — The Behavioral Health Services of Pickens County Youth Board recently participated in its annual Leadership Training at Bonclar...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Church News

Church News

Sept. 25• 4 p.m.: The Canaanaires celebrate their anniversary at Sweet Canaan Baptist Church, 316 Mountain Springs Road in Piedmont. The Gospel ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Woodmont edges Wren, 33-27
Easley tops Greenville for third time in a row

Easley tops Greenville for third time in a row

EASLEY — It was a rough and tumble game with flip-flopping scores much of the night but in the end, it was the Green Wave on top 30-28 in this y...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Liberty Red Devils suffer first loss of season

Liberty Red Devils suffer first loss of season

LIBERTY — The Powdersville Patriots (3-1) accomplished what others couldn’t against the Liberty Red Devils (4-1) and its defense: They sco...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Seneca squeaks by Easley Green Wave

Seneca squeaks by Easley Green Wave

SENECA — The Seneca Bobcats (2-3) had struggled as of late and the Easley Green Wave (2-3) had been the victim of lost leads but Seneca came awa...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Daniel Lions hit brick wall versus Westside

Daniel Lions hit brick wall versus Westside

CENTRAL — Ranked No. 2 in the AAAAA rankings in South Carolina, the Westside Rams (5-0) lived up to their billing as they traveled to Central to...

September 21st, 2016 |  


State deer antler records up substantially this year

State deer antler records up substantially this year

COLUMBIA — The most recent round of white-tailed deer antler measuring conducted by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources revealed 217 new re...

September 19th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Forestry summer camp prepares students to become master foresters

Forestry summer camp prepares students to become master foresters

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Deep in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Clemson University forestry students are hard at work. As they trek up...

September 22nd, 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 scientists helping U.S. National Whitewater Center manage water resources

Clemson scientists helping U.S. National Whitewater Center manage water resources

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A team of Clemson University scientists recently conducted an on-site visit with representatives of the U.S. National Whitewat...

September 20th, 2016 |  


South Carolina dodges bullet with Africanized bees

South Carolina dodges bullet with Africanized bees

PENDLETON – More extensive genetic testing has concluded that a hive of suspected Africanized bees were predominately the less volatile European...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Class pays it forward

Class pays it forward

LIBERTY — When Jean O’Toole’s theater honors class at Liberty High School heard about the devastating flooding throughout Louisiana,...

September 16th, 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 |  


OPINION


Saitta fixes district issues

I’ve served on the school board 16 years (four terms). Board members usually fall into two broad categories: those who follow the district admin...

September 20th, 2016 |  


More housing needed

There were 12 candidates in the three county council races in June. On the issues, we were all about the same touting the need for a new/bigger/renova...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Marijuana legalization — give peace a chance

Marijuana legalization — give peace a chance

On November 8, voters in eight states will decide whether or not to legalize, to one degree or another, the possession, use and sale of marijuana.If a...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Larger causes: God, family and country

Larger causes: God, family and country

“Never forget!” Those of us who lived it will never forget! But, it’s just another Zinnian history lesson to the next generation, to...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Freedom of the press under fire with reporter’s charge

The North Dakota Access Pipeline has become a source of major contention in the United States. Its construction (or perhaps more accurately, the prote...

September 16th, 2016 |  


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