Junior Leadership Pickens graduates 26

Junior Leadership Pickens graduates 26

EASLEY – Twenty-six high school juniors from Pickens County recently graduated from Junior Leadership Pickens County.The graduates of JLPC Class...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Gospel revue is Aug. 20

Gospel revue is Aug. 20

PICKENS — The wheel will be turning and the hills resounding in song at Hagood Mill on Aug. 20 when an old time camp style sing-along is held, j...

August 11th, 2016 updated: August 11th, 2016. |  


Lending a helping hand

Lending a helping hand

EASLEY — In preparation for the end of summer vacation, Tracy and Sunshine Gantt Ministries is holding a two-day Back-To-School Bash to help all...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Blue Ridge Fest gives to Cancer Association of Anderson

Blue Ridge Fest gives to Cancer Association of Anderson

Blue Ridge Security Solutions employees Dusty Reeves and Gabe Bolding recently presented the Cancer Association of Anderson a check for $17,000 from t...

July 30th, 2016 |  


Doodle adventure awaits

Doodle adventure awaits

PICKENS COUNTY — The Doodle Trail has made headway into the exercise regimens of many in Pickens County since its opening but it has also opened...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Eastern Equine Encephalitis spreading across state

Eastern Equine Encephalitis spreading across state

COLUMBIA — A serious horse disease carried by mosquitos has spread across South Carolina, making it essential that horse owners have their anima...

July 27th, 2016 |  


SWU is newest NCAA D2 member

SWU is newest NCAA D2 member

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

July 27th, 2016 |  


Wednesday, July 27• 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.: The Pickens Rotary Club meets at Pickens Presbyterian Church.Thursday, July 28• 1:30 p.m.: Volun...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Six Mile Koi breeder has unique business

Six Mile Koi breeder has unique business

SIX MILE — Koi fish, or Nishikigoi, have been kept and bred in Japan as far back as the mid-1800’s.Breeders have strict guidelines they fo...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Bee farmer tops in SC

Bee farmer tops in SC

PICKENS — A Pickens beekeeper has been named the 2016 South Carolina Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Farmer of the Year, something a Clemson Coopera...

July 15th, 2016 |