NEWS


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Big dreams, tiny houses
Displaced elk returned to South Carolina mountains

Displaced elk returned to South Carolina mountains

PICKENS COUNTY — With the help of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources tranquilized the Upstate̵...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Liberty headed to second round of playoffs

Liberty headed to second round of playoffs

LIBERTY — The Liberty Red Devils are moving on in the playoffs following their 10-7 win against the Central Eagles on Friday.Tensions were runni...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Loss at Greenwood ends Easley’s season

EASLEY — The 2016 football season has come to a close for the Easley Green Wave following a 31-7 loss in the first round of the playoffs at Gree...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Wildfires still burning

Wildfires still burning

PICKENS COUNTY — After more than a week, hundreds of man hours and resources from local, state and neighboring communities, wildfires continue t...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Fire on the mountain

Fire on the mountain

PICKENS COUNTY — It’s not just the Autumn colors that are ablaze in upstate South Carolina as wildfires have burned through more than a th...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Help feed the homeless

Help feed the homeless

PICKENS COUNTY — Miracle Hill Ministries, Upstate South Carolina’s largest and most comprehensive provider of services to the homeless, ha...

November 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Green Wave fight good battle but lose to Hanna

Green Wave fight good battle but lose to Hanna

EASLEY — After last week’s 30-28 Homecoming win against Greenville, expectations were high going into Friday’s match-up with TL Hann...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Boggs out, Seaborn back as Pickens continues to struggle

Boggs out, Seaborn back as Pickens continues to struggle

PICKENS — The Blue Flame’s 2016 season continues to decline as Pickens suffered yet another loss on the road — and their first in-re...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Pickens continues to struggle, loses to Seneca

Pickens continues to struggle, loses to Seneca

SENECA — In yet another disappointing loss, the Pickens Blue Flame fell to Seneca 38-20 on Friday, sinking their record to 1-4 for the 2016 seas...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Patriots roll for first win over Pendleton

POWDERSVILLE — The Powdersville Patriots (4-1) did two things against the Pendleton Bulldogs (2-3) Sept. 23 and that was win the first ever over...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Red Devils rebound in big way

WESTMINSTER — The Liberty Red Devils (5-1) bounced back in a big way following their first loss of the season, going on the road to face the Wes...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Easley tops Greenville for third time in a row

Easley tops Greenville for third time in a row

EASLEY — It was a rough and tumble game with flip-flopping scores much of the night but in the end, it was the Green Wave on top 30-28 in this y...

September 28th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Richardson presented flag

State fiddling winners announced

PICKENS – Winners of the 2016 S.C. State Fiddling Championship held recently at Hagood Mill were:Adult Old Time Fiddle CategoryFirst: Senior Old...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Reclaimed history

Reclaimed history

EASLEY — The Easley Family Cemetery is getting a much-needed face-lift, thanks to a group of dedicated volunteers determined to claim a piece of...

October 5th, 2016 |  


CATbus holding stakeholder meeting

CLEMSON — CATbus and City transportation planners will hold a public workshop on Oct. 4 to give patrons an opportunity to “re-imagine̶...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Rotarians work together to build a park

Rotarians work together to build a park

EASLEY/PICKENS — The Rotarians of Easley and Pickens recently joined forces to create a resting point for travelers on the Doodle Trail.The new ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Record Ride to the Rock

Record Ride to the Rock

PICKENS — Riders — and a lot of them — came from all over to participate in this year’s Ride to the Rock.The ride, put on by t...

September 28th, 2016 |  


A Death Valley connection

A Death Valley connection

CLEMSON — Mike Reynolds, superintendent of California’s and Nevada’s Death Valley National Park, will visit Clemson University to ce...

September 28th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Living in a post-truth age
Failure to divorce sets off tantrums

Failure to divorce sets off tantrums

America is like a couple who want a divorce for all the wrong reasons. The judge has ruled the couple must stay together and learn to communicate civi...

November 21st, 2016 |  


End the taboo of domestic violence

Domestic violence thrives in silence.The taboo of “not airing dirty laundry” too often results in women (and men) not reporting abuse. The...

November 21st, 2016 |  


I have an attitude of gratitude — don’t you?

I have an attitude of gratitude — don’t you?

By the time this article is published, Thanksgiving will only be three weeks away. I love Thanksgiving. It’s my favorite time of year. I think b...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Get in the picture!

Get in the picture!

A couple of weeks ago I posted to my personal Facebook page a series of photos of my son, Ben, that were taken at a dinosaur expo in Greenville. My da...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Coincidence or fate?

Call it fate, call it destiny, but throughout history, a series of remarkable events have unfolded at just the right time as to shape the world to how...

November 9th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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