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...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Queen for a Day

Queen for a Day

Thelma “Granny” Mitchell celebrated her 96th birthday on July 15 at That’s Karma consignment shop with 26 family members and friends...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Is it a senior moment or dementia?

Is it a senior moment or dementia?

PICKENS COUNTY — Has this ever happened to you? The car keys go missing, you can’t retrieve a once-familiar name, you’ve forgotten a...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Five-year-old Rowyn Scott of Easley was named Civitas Media’s 2016 Summertime Coloring Contest Grand Champion. After winning her local division,...

July 24th, 2016 |  


SWU gets its NCAA swagger

SWU gets its NCAA swagger

Dr. Todd Voss, left, president of Southern Wesleyan University, left, joins athletic director Chris Williams, second right, and Conference Carolinas c...

July 24th, 2016 |  


SWU officially joins NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas

SWU officially joins NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas

CENTRAL — It’s been a tumultuous road, but they’re in.After more than three years of rejections, appeals and provisional statuses, S...

July 24th, 2016 |  


County names Wilson

County names Wilson

PICKENS COUNTY – Gerald Wilson has been named the new county administrator following a 6-0 vote by Pickens County Council on July 18.Wilson, who...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Do you remember 1945?

GREENVILLE — Persons who remember the events of 1945, especially veterans of World War II, are invited to be interviewed to record their memorie...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Book club to discuss Grisham novel

POWDERSVILLE — The Powdersville Branch Library Book Club will meet at 6 p.m. at the library, 4 Civic Court and S.C. 81, Aug. 4 to discuss “...

July 24th, 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...

July 24th, 2016 |