A THANKSGIVING OUTREACH.
Some of the officers from Clinton Police Department came up with an idea that they wanted to help this Thanksgiving by making sure some of our local residents whom have limited family ties would get a Thanksgiving meal and a goodie basket full of various household items,...
Attempted murder suspect is arrested in Laurens County.
An attempted murder suspect described as a “thug” by the Laurens County sheriff and an “Ernest T. Bass” survivalist by the Newberry County sheriff has been arrested, according to the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office.
INDUSTRY RECRUITERS AT WORK.
LCDC board adopts a budget, investment now over last year
By Vic MacDonald
Budgeted at just over a half million dollars, the Laurens County Development Corporation for 2021 will continue efforts that so far in 2020 have brought in $56.97 million in new...
SCDPS ANNOUNCES THANKSGIVING SAFETY BREAKS, URGES CAUTION AND PATIENCE DURING HOLIDAY TRAVEL.
COLUMBIA — The S.C. Department of Public Safety is urging motorists who plan to travel for Thanksgiving to avoid distractions behind the wheel. Troopers and officers will increase their presence on the...
EDITORIAL: A Museum? A Way Forward?
Historic-tourism in Laurens County will take a giant step forward this summer when The Witherspoon Building new home of the Laurens County Museum opens for business. A “soft opening” was staged this past Sunday, and there are concrete plans for having the...
A Salute: those who serve, have served the nation during wars and peacetime.
On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month - the date that ended the first world war - Clinton paused, interrupted by just one short train, for an observance of the nation’s military veterans.
A crowd gathered...
Clinton Family YMCA Chief Executive Officer Gene Simmons always knew he wanted to work with youth in some capacity.
After graduating Georgia Southern University with a degree in Physical Education, Simmons began a journey with the Clinton YMCA that would span 43 years. Three of those years,...
Saying Farewell - 4 photos.
Hundreds of yard signs are on the front lawn of the President’s House, South Broad Street, Clinton at Presbyterian College wishing Retiring President Bob Staton and First Lady Phyllis Staton success in their retirement. The Statons will retire Dec. 31, 2020 and the new...
5 KILLED IN LAURENS COUNTY WRECK - victims identified.
Troopers: 5 killed in fatal collision in Laurens County early Sunday morning
Updated 42 min ago | Posted on Nov 15, 2020
(file photo | Associated Press)
LAURENS, SC (...
Area Commission Selects Dr. Hope Rivers as Piedmont Technical College’s Third President.
The Piedmont Technical College (PTC) Area Commission has selected Dr. Hope Rivers to serve as the college’s third president, effective January 4, 2021.
The decision was made after a nationwide search to fill...