United Way collecting cards, money for Townville

Crying elementary students. Shaken parents clutching their children. Police tape strung across the schoolyard. These images appeared in newspapers and on screens across the nation after a shooting at ...

PUBLIC MEETING: Sept. 29

FRIDAYMcCORMICK COUNTY COUNCILTIME: 10 a.m.LOCATION: county administration center, 610 S. Mine St., McCormick.AGENDA: called closed meeting to receive legal advice on Forfeited Land Commission SLV Pro ...

PUBLIC MEETINGS: Sept. 28

WEDNESDAYGREENWOOD COUNTY COUNCIL TIME: noon.LOCATION: Park Plaza, Room 104. AGENDA: Closed meeting: 1) discuss economic development matter pertaining to Project Cafe; 2) discuss contractual ...

County GOP to sponsor candidate celebration

Greenwood County GOP will sponsor a Candidate Celebration 6 p.m. Oct. 3 at American Legion Post 20.The event features free barbecue plates, a meet-and-greet with Republican candidates and a mock Clint ...

Miller's Art Exhibition on display

Franklin Miller's Fifty-Something, a retrospective illustrating 50 years of making art in the Wessels Library gallery, covers a variety of media. A drop-in wine and cheese reception for the artis ...

PUBLIC MEETINGS: Sept. 27

Public MeetingTUESDAYNINETY SIX TOWN COUNCILTIME: 5 p.m.LOCATION: Visitors Center.AGENDA: Begin with public hearing -- mayor and council will discuss 2016-17 budget. Called meeting begins 5:30 p.m. Se ...

PETS OF THE WEEK: Sept. 26

pHOTOS SUBMITTEDABOVE:When you find a guy who is easygoing and playful, GQ handsome with a boyish grin, and strong and sensitive, you just can't let him slip away. Hooch is the whole package, wit ...

State Fire Academy graduates Bixler

Neil Bixler with the Western Laurens Fire Department was among 20 recruits who graduated from the S.C. Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation's Fire Academy on Sept. 23 at the end of an eight-w ...

BOOKMOBILE: Sept. 25

MONDAY -- 9:30-10:30 a.m., ECC; 11-11:30, Northside Middle School.TUESDAY -- 9:45-10:15 a.m., Ashley Place; 10:30-11, Bayberry Retirement; 3:45-4:15 p.m., Community Initiatives.WEDNESDAY -- 9:30-10 a. ...

PUBLIC MEETINGS: Sept. 25

MONDAYCALHOUN FALLS TOWN COUNCILTIME:6 p.m.LOCATION: Calhoun Falls Civic Center, 401 N. Washington St. LAURENS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 55 TRUSTEESTIME: 6 p.m.LOCATION: Hickory Tavern School.AGENDA ...

Abbeville First Bank named Centennial Business

S.C. Secretary of State Mark Hammond will name Abbeville First Bank, SSB, as a South Carolina Centennial Business, having been in business for more than 109 years at 5 p.m. Monday in the lobby of ...

Ninety Six School Lunch Menus

Ninety Six Primaryand Elementary Schools*All breakfast menus come with juice and fruit.*All lunch menus come with milk.MONDAY:Breakfast -- Yogurt, grahamsLunch -- Hot dog with chili, French fries, col ...

Connie Maxwell schedules HarvestFest

Lakelands Baptist Association and Connie Maxwell Children's Home will host the 10-year HarvestFest "Take 2" celebration, beginning 5 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Connie Maxwell Farm, 401 Cooper Road. Last ...

PTC graduates students

ABBEVILLE COUNTYABBEVILLE –Carmen Erin Burnett, associate in applied science, major in radiologic technology; *Marva Pleshette Burnside, associate in arts; Jennifer Michelle Blackwell, diploma i ...