Holly Springs fills the fence with love

Holly Springs fills the fence with love

PICKENS — As a tribute to Holly Springs Elementary school students, parents, faculty and staff have spent the past week covering the chainlink f...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Gettys celebrates field day

Gettys celebrates field day

EASLEY — Gettys Middle School, along with all of the schools in the School District of Pickens County, are in the downhill stretch of the 2015-2...

June 9th, 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 |  


Meet the new keeper of the (blue) flame

Meet the new keeper of the (blue) flame

PICKENS — Corey Willimon has been named the new principal for Pickens High School effective June 1.Willimon will be replacing Marion Lawson as t...

May 20th, 2016 |  


A visit with the mayor

A visit with the mayor

Mayor Blake Sanders of West Pelzer, second from the left, visited the GoalPOST afterschool program at West Pelzer Elementary School recently for a spe...

May 14th, 2016 |  


Delvin Choice makes one last stop at McKissick

Delvin Choice makes one last stop at McKissick

EASLEY — Singer, artist and McKissick mentor Delvin Choice managed to squeeze in one more visit to the local elementary school before summer vac...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Engineered for reading at West Pelzer

Engineered for reading at West Pelzer

Matthew Broderick, a civil engineer and project manager at Hulsey McCormick & Wallace in Powdersville, read to students at West Pelzer Elementary ...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Collecting on her win

Collecting on her win

EASLEY — To the victor go the spoils! Emily Hawkins of Newberry defeated 11 other first, second and third place winners to claim a brand-spankin...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Clay Night at Concrete Elementary

Clay Night at Concrete Elementary

Kindergarten student Nigel Anderson, kindergarten student at Concrete Primary School, works with a family member to create pottery during Clay Night h...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


SDPC’s Roach heads to Union

SDPC’s Roach heads to Union

PICKENS COUNTY — Dr. Bill Roach, assistant superintendent of the School District of Pickens County, has been named the District Superintendent o...

May 2nd, 2016 |