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The Laurens County Water and Sewer Commission is going to spend $198,620 to relocate its water lines around a roundabout that is being installed on a state road in the county.

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Employees of School District 56, Clinton-Joanna-Cross Hill, will see $500 in their pay between Thanksgiving and Christmas, as a thank you for their loyalty.

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The City of Laurens Parks and Recreation Department will host Boo in the Park on Friday, October 30 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Laurens City Park on Brownlee Avenue. 

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A family tragedy set Piedmont Technical College (PTC) summer graduate Victoria Robbins on a course toward her degree in human services. The Laurens woman is now an AmeriCorps phenomenon working at the South Carolina Empowerment Center (SCEC). She fills her calendar to the max with personal, …

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The Piedmont Technical College (PTC) Human Services Program recently established a new student internship opportunity with Clear Skye Treatment Centers in Clinton. The internship is designed to afford students a broader experience in the Human Services field. The first three PTC interns bega…

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Following a thorough business review, South State Bank has made the decision to close the branch located at 198 Jacobs Highway in Clinton, effective Nov. 4.

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Laurens County School District #55 (LCSD 55) Superintendent, Dr. Ameca Thomas, announced that, beginning next Monday, October 26, 2020, LCSD 55 would expand the number of students in face-to-face learning environments.

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Do you live in an area in School District 55 where a trustee’s school board term has ended?  If so, you will be voting for someone to fill that seat. Four of the seven seats in District 55 will be decided on November 3, and the people who are elected will make big decisions for our schools o…

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From what I've been reading in the letters to the editor over several weeks capped off by Sharon Brownlee, Committee Chair LCCC-past Chairmen's Council, it seems clear to me that the Chamber of Commerce and some like minded  others are expecting a early visit from Santa Clause.

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A new 7-Eleven convenience store celebrated their grand opening on Friday morning. Store #41219 is located at 21420 Highway 221 N. in Laurens.

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