The Easley Progress- RSS Feed http://theeasleyprogress.com/ http://theeasleyprogress.com/ Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:03:08 EST 1800 Alumnus credits Tri-County Tech for job success http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152945564/Alumnus-credits-Tri-County-Tech-for-job-success ANDERSON — As a production supervisor at Advanced Labelworx, a custom label printing company in Anderson, Daniel Sanders wears many hats. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:55:52 EST Tri-County students inducted into AZB http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152892514/Tri-County-students-inducted-into-AZB PENDLETON — As they go along life's pathway, guest speaker Herm Allen urged Tri-County Technical College's honor society inductees to think about four important elements that will contribute to paving the road to their futures... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:05:51 EST Best Western Plus is Business of the Month http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152637590/Best-Western-Plus-is-Business-of-the-Month Members of the Greater Easley Chamber of Commerce awarded Best Western Plus General Manager Sheila Penton and staff with the Powdersville Business of the Month for February. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:35:52 EST Tri-County, partners offering online marketing seminars http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152891500/Tri-County-partners-offering-online-marketing-seminars ANDERSON — Tri-County Technical College's Anderson Campus, in partnership with the Clemson Small Business Development Center, Piedmont SCOR, and the Tri-County Entrepreneurial Development Center, will offer a Marketing Your Business Online... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:25:51 EST Clemson receives final approval for Littlejohn rebuild http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152635889/Clemson-receives-final-approval-for-Littlejohn-rebuild CLEMSON – Clemson Athletics received final approval from the S.C. Budget and Control Board to begin renovation of Littlejohn Coliseum. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:25:51 EST Pinwheels highlight need for preventing child abuse http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/152887753/Pinwheels-highlight-need-for-preventing-child-abuse PICKENS COUNTY — Blue pinwheels are popping up everywhere in Pickens County and for good reason. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:10:53 EST Open hearth cooking classes returns to Hagood Mill http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152633525/Open-hearth-cooking-classes-returns-to-Hagood-Mill PICKENS — History is not all about dates and battles but the day to day rituals that make up daily life. History is written in old cookbooks and journals and techniques that are kept alive by passing them onto the next generation. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:45:54 EST Sports Announcements http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/152947913/Sports-Announcements Position CampsEASLEY — The Easley Recreation Department are holding position camps for youth ages 8 to 13 who are interested in playing flag football and contact football. The camps continue through July. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 05:30:52 EST Ag Museum offers lots of activities for 2015 http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152895043/Ag-Museum-offers-lots-of-activities-for-2015 PENDLETON — The Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina offers Story Time and More, a monthly reading and activity program, and Kids Day, a monthly hands on activity program. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:40:51 EST Legislative delegation protests local GOP action, asks for nullification http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/152986218/Legislative-delegation-protests-local-GOP-action-asks-for-nullification PICKENS COUNTY — Members of the Pickens County Legislative Delegation have filed a formal protest with the state offices of the Republican party asking that local GOP Convention results be nullified. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:50:53 EST Anderson County 4-H summer camps now registering http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152766933/Anderson-County-4-H-summer-camps-now-registering ANDERSON — Anderson County 4-H has released its 4-H Summer Camp schedule. Space is limited. Contact Jessica Simpson at jdavis4@clemson.edu or call 864-226-1581 for more information. Here is a brief description of the programs: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:05:51 EST Pickens County teams win honors at regional robotics competition http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/152766413/Pickens-County-teams-win-honors-at-regional-robotics-competition PICKENS COUNTY — Two teams of elementary students from Pickens County took home trophies from the South Carolina FIRST LEGO League's West State Championship on March 21. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:50:53 EST Annual ACSO golf tourney is May 12 http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/152637461/Annual-ACSO-golf-tourney-is-May-12 ANDERSON – The sixth annual Anderson County Sheriff's Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament has been scheduled for May 12 at Brookstone Meadows Golf Club, 100 River Club Drive in Anderson. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:30:51 EST State’s roads leave little to the imagination … or shocks http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/opinion_columns/152887391/States-roads-leave-little-to-the-imagination--or-shocks I don't know if there are many of you who know this, but I spend a good deal of time on the stage participating in theater and recently I have been part of the cast for Treasure Island being performed at the Abbeville Opera House. Now, this... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:45:51 EST Oconee county, city law enforcement providing safe swap areas http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152635121/Oconee-county-city-law-enforcement-providing-safe-swap-areas WALHALLA — The Oconee County Sheriff's Office along with all five municipal police departments in Oconee County (Salem, Seneca, Walhalla, Westminster and West Union) will allow their parking lot facilities to be used as locations to finish... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:55:53 EST Church News http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/152894987/Church-News Revivals/Other Events Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:30:52 EST Out & About http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/152895100/Out--About April 16 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:30:51 EST Easley picks up two more region softball wins http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-sports/152893222/Easley-picks-up-two-more-region-softball-wins EASLEY — The Easley High School softball team took a week off for spring break, and the Green Wave came off the layoff with a pair of wins and one loss during the week. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:30:51 EST Clemson AFROTC named top SC unit in SC for fifth straight year http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/152687064/Clemson-AFROTC-named-top-SC-unit-in-SC-for-fifth-straight-year CLEMSON — The Air Force Association recently selected Clemson University's Air Force ROTC Detachment 770 the Outstanding Air Force ROTC Unit in South Carolina for the 2014-2015 school year. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:35:51 EST And in this corner … http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news-sports/152938446/And-in-this-corner EASLEY – After a nasty cut above his eye shortened his last fight, amateur MMA fighter and Easley native Jonny “Hammertime” Boyd is ready to get back in the cage and will be fighting at the TD Convention Center on Saturday... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:20:53 EST