County to outsource food for prison, jail

County to outsource food for prison, jail

PICKENS COUNTY — Pickens County Council recently voted to proceed with a proposal from Trinity Services Group to take over meal preparations at ...

February 13th, 2017 |  


‘Festival of Eggs’ decoration contest at World of Energy

‘Festival of Eggs’ decoration contest at World of Energy

SENECA – Duke Energy’s The World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station is hosting the 2017 “Festival of Eggs,” a spin off from t...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Easley businessman arrested on multiple tax charges

EASLEY — Sonny Ninan of Easley was arrested on multiple tax charges in Greenville and Pickens counties after an investigation by the S.C. Depart...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Appointed or elected? Education superintendent office could change

COLUMBIA — Introduced legislation in the S.C. General Assembly seeks to amend the state constitution to make the office of Superintendent of Edu...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Seatbelts on buses? Maybe

Seatbelts on buses? Maybe

PICKENS COUNTY — An Upstate legislator currently has a bill in the House that would require seat belts on school buses throughout the state begi...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Political aspirations

Political aspirations

PICKENS COUNTY — Traditionally, America’s youth have never had much to do with politics. In 2016, of the estimated 46 million 18- to 29-ye...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Animal control changes

Animal control changes

PICKENS COUNTY — Dogs and cats in the custody of Pickens County Animal Control are one step closer to finding homes thanks to a proposed amendme...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

PICKENS — Did you know Upcountry South Carolina was a historical mecca for the Blues?Throughout the 1920’s and 1930’s the streets of...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Clemson collaborates to build interactive 3D campus database

Clemson collaborates to build interactive 3D campus database

CLEMSON — Jonathan O’Brien knows there are more than 27,000 trees on the Clemson University campus because he counted them during the summ...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Art professor saves National Park glaciers as woodcut prints, work acquired by national galleries

Art professor saves National Park glaciers as woodcut prints, work acquired by national galleries

CLEMSON — With a heavy mug of coffee in one hand, Todd Anderson moves through his personal studio like a chef moving through a four-star kitchen...

February 10th, 2017 updated: February 10th, 2017. |