NEWS


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Catch The Diary of Anne Frank

Catch The Diary of Anne Frank

EASLEY — The Foothills Playhouse in downtown Easley has branched away from their usual lighthearted performances to tackle one of the more serio...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Clemson legend Ben Skardon, 99, to walk in Bataan Memorial Death March for 10th time

Clemson legend Ben Skardon, 99, to walk in Bataan Memorial Death March for 10th time

WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M. — The start of the annual Bataan Memorial Death March is a raucous affair. The sound of cannon fire sends 7,000 ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Can you balance an egg?

Can you balance an egg?

PICKENS COUNTY — The promise of Spring’s arrival brings many traditions to people across the country. Some go on cleaning binges for their...

March 18th, 2017 |  


SWU Campus Safety to offer active shooter training

CENTRAL – Southern Wesleyan University Campus Safety and the ALICE Training Institute have teamed up to bring ALICE Instructor Training to the u...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Spring turkey season forecast fair; bag limits remain in place

Spring turkey season forecast fair; bag limits remain in place

An estimated 50,000 hunters will take to the woods during the upcoming turkey season, generating an estimated $30 million in direct expenditures for S...

March 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Area sports announcements
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Area sports announcements
Area sports announcements

Area sports announcements

Spring volleyballEASLEY — The Easley Parks and Recreation Department will take registrations for the 2017 volleyball program through Jan. 31. Th...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Pickens to host Travelers Rest

Pickens to host Travelers Rest

PICKENS — The Pickens Blue Flame had high hopes going into Friday’s match up at home against the Wren Hurricanes but the visiting team ...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Easley hosting Woodmont following bye week

Easley hosting Woodmont following bye week

EASLEY — The Easley Green Wave should be well rested following the bye week as they prepare to play host to visiting Woodmont.Woodmont (4-6, 2-2...

October 19th, 2016 |  


BHP shuts Pickens down on the road

BHP shuts Pickens down on the road

PICKENS — The Blue Flame lost their second conference game Friday on the road against Belton Honea-Path, 45-3. It was a disappointing loss that ...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Green Wave fight good battle but lose to Hanna

Green Wave fight good battle but lose to Hanna

EASLEY — After last week’s 30-28 Homecoming win against Greenville, expectations were high going into Friday’s match-up with TL Hann...

October 5th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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In the Honor Band
Crow Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee reopens March 4

Crow Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee reopens March 4

PICKENS COUNTY – Site recreation enhancements at the Crow Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee have been completed and all facilities and amenities ...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Jericho Project breaks ground on first phase

Jericho Project breaks ground on first phase

CENTRAL – Officials from Pickens County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs and Anderson County Disabilities and Special Needs Board, Southe...

March 5th, 2017 |  


YMCA launches annual campaign

YMCA launches annual campaign

PICKENS COUNTY – The YMCA of Easley, Pickens & Powdersville launched its annual campaign March 1 to ensure that everyone in Easley, Pickens ...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Clean-up effort grows

Clean-up effort grows

PICKENS COUNTY — Unable to stomach the accumulating amounts of trash on roadways and neighborhoods, Sen. Rex Rice and Sheriff Rick Clark decided...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Table Rock rebounding from wildfires

Table Rock rebounding from wildfires

PICKENS COUNTY — The wildfires that ravaged over 10,000 acres at Table Rock State park may be long out, but evidence of their destruction is sti...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Orchid Show attracts crowds to World of Energy

Orchid Show attracts crowds to World of Energy

SENECA – Duke Energy’s World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station recently hosted large crowds of orchid enthusiasts during the eighth annu...

February 24th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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What are we fighting for?

We are the real winners

We are the real winners

I will admit that deep down inside sometimes I feel a little pressure. That little voice inside my head pipes in every so often and says, “Are y...

March 17th, 2017 |  


The moment of the fool

The moment of the fool

Obama … Trump.Could there be a bigger contrast — in attitude, style, comportment, philosophy? What irony that the two names are now linked...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Perception management: Is it fact or fiction?

Perception management: Is it fact or fiction?

One of David Baldacci’s books, “The Whole Truth,” features an intelligence operative named A. Shaw who essentially saves the world f...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Journalism is not a hobby

Journalism is not a hobby

Alright you guys, forgive me if this whole thing comes across as bitchy, but there’s just something I have to get off my chest and I really can&...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Find the adults and get them in the room

Find the adults and get them in the room

Trump attacks others, from the Pope to Gold Star families, on a routine basis, often based on no evidence, exaggerated claims, and he claims trends ba...

March 11th, 2017 |  


What’s in a name? Plenty, to some

What’s in a name? Plenty, to some

Last week over lunch a friend of mine told me she was getting married. Now, the news of her engagement wasn’t exactly a surprise to me. After al...

March 10th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Area Business News
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Area Business News
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Area Business News
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Business News

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July 3rd, 2015 |  


CDL training center to open in Union

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June 14th, 2015 |  


Sun Solutions expanding operations

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June 12th, 2015 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA