The Easley Progress- RSS Feed http://theeasleyprogress.com/ http://theeasleyprogress.com/ Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:49:45 EST 1800 Area Reunions http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/50355232/Area-Reunions All-Alumni BHS Reunion Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:15:05 EST LCM-Clemson will use grant funds to continue mission http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/50354053/LCM-Clemson-will-use-grant-funds-to-continue-mission CLEMSON — The Lutheran Campus Ministry-Clemson program of University Lutheran Church in Clemson was awarded a Theological Exploration of Vocation (CMTEV) grant from the Lily Endowment Inc. in December 2013. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:15:04 EST WorkLink offering Incumbent Worker Training grants http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/50353216/WorkLink-offering-Incumbent-Worker-Training-grants CLEMSON — WorkLink Workforce Investment Board is accepting applications for the Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) program. IWT grants are available for businesses in Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:15:03 EST Tickets available for five USC home tilts http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50317225/Tickets-available-for-five-USC-home-tilts COLUMBIA – Single game football tickets for five University of South Carolina home football games are on sale now to the general public. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:15:02 EST Clemson assault subject in custody http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/blotter-news/50351989/Clemson-assault-subject-in-custody CLEMSON – A man being sought by the Clemson Police Department for the assault of a woman was arrested by members of the Pickens County Sheriff's Office just after midnight Wednesday. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:18 EST Woman sought in chase incident arrested http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/blotter-news/50351942/Woman-sought-in-chase-incident-arrested PICKENS COUNTY — An anonymous tip led sheriff's deputies to a residence on Carolina Court in Taylors where they arrested a woman wanted in connection with a car chase on Aug. 7. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:14 EST Sauter delivers NASCAR Truck Series win at Michigan http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50314353/Sauter-delivers-NASCAR-Truck-Series-win-at-Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich. — Johnny Sauter's new crew chief started work eight days before Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Careers for Veterans 200.So much for a getting-to-know-you period. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:13 EST Ride to the Rock cycling event is Sept. 13 http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/50313890/Ride-to-the-Rock-cycling-event-is-Sept.-13 PICKENS – The second annual Ride to the Rock cycling event, held by the Pickens Rotary Club, will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 13 in the Pickens Presbyterian Church parking lot. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:12 EST Forgettable day at Michigan for Larson http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50314368/Forgettable-day-at-Michigan-for-Larson BROOKLYN, Mich. — Sunday was a rough day on the track for rookie Kyle Larson.It got worse when he looked at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings after the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:11 EST Firefighters honored for helping save deputy http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/50350350/Firefighters-honored-for-helping-save-deputy DACUSVILLE — Two Dacusville volunteer firefighters were presented with a plaque for Valor Above and Beyond the Call of Duty on Aug 19 at the Dacusville Fire Department for their part in the rescue of Pickens County Deputy Thomas... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:08 EST Chris Buescher claims first career Nationwide win At Mid-Ohio http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50314363/Chris-Buescher-claims-first-career-Nationwide-win-At-Mid-Ohio LEXINGTON, Ohio — The math didn't add up. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:06 EST Late restart catapults Gordon to Michigan victory http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/50314375/Late-restart-catapults-Gordon-to-Michigan-victory BROOKLYN, Mich. — So much for restarts being a problem for Jeff Gordon. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:14:02 EST (No heading) http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/50334132/ PICKENS COUNTY- County Councilman Jeff Martin introduced his likely successor, Ensley Feemster, at the Pickens County Council meeting on Mon. Aug. 18. Feemster is currently running unopposed for the councilman's 1st district seat, and is... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:22 EST Clemson City Council receives reports http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/50349590/Clemson-City-Council-receives-reports CLEMSON — Clemson City Council met Aug. 18 with a full agenda of business ranging from a full slate of reports to the consideration of a second reading on a zoning ordinance. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:20 EST (No heading) http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news-news_education/50353620/ PICKENS — ACT scores improved for the School District of Pickens County last year. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:19 EST Duncan remains committed to serving constituents http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/50349605/Duncan-remains-committed-to-serving-constituents PICKENS — Congressman Jeff Duncan addressed a wide variety of issues during a town hall meeting hosted by the Pickens County Taxpayers Association. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:17 EST Is a brokered peace possible? http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/opinion/50349654/Is-a-brokered-peace-possible For well over 2,000 years, there has been a continuing struggle in the Middle East and to presume the United States can broker any lasting peace in this situation is to expect the impossible. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:17 EST Knitting yields more than just sweaters http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/opinion_columns/50341878/Knitting-yields-more-than-just-sweaters School letting out for the summer meant one thing to me growing up — spending two weeks at my grandmother's house in Pennsylvania. It was easily the highlight of my year. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:15 EST Sam Wyche has a vision we all need to share http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/opinion_columns/50349691/Sam-Wyche-has-a-vision-we-all-need-to-share I met Sam Wyche at the most recent Rotary meeting in Easley and it was a true pleasure as a football fan and former player. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:12 EST Sports Announcements http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/50355259/Sports-Announcements ESC registrationEASLEY — The Easley Soccer Club holds registration for the 2014 recreational soccer season from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 23 at Academy Sports & Outdoors, 201 Rolling Hills Circle in Easley. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:13:10 EST