Roper elected to Pickens County Family Court

Roper elected to Pickens County Family Court

PICKENS — Karen Sanchez Roper, attorney and founding partner of Roper Law Firm in Pickens, has been elected to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit F...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Going on a ‘fishing trip’

Going on a ‘fishing trip’

CASTRIES, St. Lucia – A team that included representatives of the South Carolina and South Coastal districts of The Wesleyan Church went on a &#...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Clemson University to honor the fallen at Sunday Memorial Day service

Clemson University to honor the fallen at Sunday Memorial Day service

CLEMSON — Clemson University will honor fallen soldiers at a Memorial Day service at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Scroll of Honor Memorial.The service w...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Event breaks record

Event breaks record

PICKENS – The 19th annual Blue Ridge Fest raised a record-breaking $201,000 to benefit local non-profit organizations in Pickens County and Ocon...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Canada Geese are here to stay

Canada Geese are here to stay

PICKENS COUNTY — It’s hard to believe that at one time, the Canada Goose — branta canadensis — was nearly driven extinct.Stric...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Vicki Ciplickas, owner of The Starving Artist Cafe in downtown Easley, welcomed fellow business professionals and community leaders of the Greater Eas...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Life jackets can save lives, but only if you wear them

Life jackets can save lives, but only if you wear them

The upcoming Memorial Day holiday kicks off the boating season in South Carolina. Many people will take to our lakes and rivers for a weekend of fun a...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Materialistic should avoid purchases during major life transitions

CLEMSON — Consumers with materialistic tendencies struggle with major life transitions and should refrain from online shopping and steer clear o...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Assignment for the day: Service

Assignment for the day: Service

CENTRAL – On March 15, Southern Wesleyan University students took time out from their class routines to reach out into the surrounding community...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Author stops by West Pelzer Elementary

Author stops by West Pelzer Elementary

Author JE Thompson spoke with third-graders and fifth-graders at West Pelzer Elementary about how an author comes up with ideas and enjoyed learning m...

May 25th, 2016 |