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Laurens County School District 55 (LCSD 55) participated in National Look Up at the Sky Day on April 14. Look Up at the Sky Day was created to motivate people to see the world from a different perspective and appreciate the beauty of nature. 

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Warmer temperatures are on the horizon, but so are spring allergies. After months spent indoors due to the cold weather and the global health pandemic, area residents are eager to venture outdoors. Unfortunately, with the increase in pollen, ragweed and other allergens in the air, many will …

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The Laurens County Coroner's Office released a statement on Friday saying that a man is dead after an incident on Leesville Church Road in Clinton at approximately 7:25 PM on Thursday night.

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Barbara Lesslie, her husband Dr. Robert D. Lesslie, Sr., their two grandchildren, Adah and Noah, along with an HVAC technicians, were killed in Rock Hill on Wednesday, April 7.

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Five years ago, seven County Council members hired me to help transform Laurens County.  I truly believe it was a gift from God that I was brought to serve Laurens County and implement new ideas for progress.  Change is difficult for anyone and as a catalyst for change, I knew I would run in…

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On Monday, April 12, Laurens County School District #55 (LCSD 55) joined the national celebration of reading known as D.E.A.R. Day. D.E.A.R. stands for “Drop Everything and Read.”

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The Laurens County Sheriff's Office is hosting their third annual Jail and Bail fundraiser on May 21 from 10AM to 4PM on the grounds of the historic courthouse in downtown Laurens.

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Madalyn Harris, a student at Piedmont Technical College, has been selected as a 2021 Coca-Cola Academic Team Bronze Scholar. Harris will receive a $1,000 scholarship for the fall 2021 semester. She is a Dual Enrollment student participating in PTC’s Quick Start Program, concentrating on heal…

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A Donalds man will spend the next two decades behind bars after pleading guilty Friday morning to a massive rash of burglaries that spanned three counties over nearly three months, 8th Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo announced Friday.

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A Clinton man was sentenced in court this week to 15 years in prison on a slew of criminal charges mostly relating to a 2019 home invasion in Laurens County, 8th Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo announced Friday morning.

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Piedmont Technical College (PTC) is the lead organization in a multi-agency partnership to place local school teachers and counselors on the archetypal “factory floor” of participating technology-driven businesses in the region to the empower participating educators to fully inform students,…

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