Laurens County trooper graduates from prestigious Staff and Command program

The South Carolina Highway Patrol recently announced the graduation of First Sergeant J.T. Morf from the School of Police Staff and Command (SPSC) at Northwestern University.

Joanna man dies after hit-and-run accident on Hwy. 76

One man is dead after a hit and run accident on Highway 76 in Joanna on Tuesday night, according to Laurens County Coroner Nick Nichols.

Thornwell’s 4K program now enrolling for 2017-2018 school year

Thornwell is now enrolling for four-year-old kindergarten for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Niberts to receive SC Great Friend to Kids Award

EdVenture will honor Presbyterian College head men's basketball coach Gregg Nibert and his wife Peggy as recipients of the South Carolina Great Friend to Kids Award at the non-profit’s FROST Gala, sponsored by Aflac and held on Thursday, January 26, at 6 p.m., in Columbia, S.C.

Local 12U travel baseball team looking for players

The 12U Dirt Devils is a majors level baseball team out of Clinton, SC. Since 2014, they have a combined 93-19 record while competing against the best teams in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

Presbyterian College to host concert celebrating the Chinese New Year

On Thursday, Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m., in Edmunds Hall, Presbyterian College and the Confucius Institute will host a piano and guzheng music concert celebrating the Chinese New Year. The concert is free and open to the public.

Blue Hose rally falls short at Gardner-Webb

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – The Presbyterian College men’s basketball team used a 14-1 run, which included three three-pointers from Darius Moore, to erase a 27-point GWU lead and make it just 12, but Gardner-Webb used clutch defense and free throws to hang on and take the 78-61 win Saturday afternoon in Big South action in Boiling Springs, N.C.   Reggie Dillard led the team with 18 points, but Moore finished with 13, just three shy of his career-best.

Pitts one of three finalists to lead Greenwood Co. School District 52

Laurens County School District 56 assistant superintendent David Pitts is one of three finalists for the superintendent’s post in Greenwood County School District 52.

Charleston Southern hands PC 73-52 loss

Charleston Southern led wire-to-wire as the Bucs handed the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team a 73-52 loss Thursday night at the Templeton Center. The Blue Hose fall to 4-14 on the season and 0-7 in the Big South, while CSU improves to 6-12 and picks up its first conference win at 1-5.

Presbyterian College to host lecture on business ethics

On Thursday, Jan. 26, Presbyterian College will host William Barnet, III to provide the College’s Vance Lecture in Business Ethics. The lecture will begin at 11 a.m. and be held in Edmunds Hall. The lecture is free and open to the public.