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District 56 board votes against administrator, principal recommendations for 2017-2018
Four of the seven members of the District 56 Board of Trustees took the unusual step of voting against administrator…
Laurens Electric Cooperative announces second community solar offering
Laurens Electric Cooperative will add 150 kilowatts (kW) of capacity to its community solar program this summer, by adding 60…
District 55 school board delays $109 million bond referendum
In response to community concerns, the Laurens County School District 55 (LCSD 55) Board of Trustees voted on Monday night…
LDHS student selected for all-state orchestra
Christopher Koscher, a student at LDHS, was recently selected as an all-state violist for the South Carolina All-State Orchestra.
Billy's Blog: City Council to vote this week on 60 percent pay raise
Laurens City Council will vote on Wednesday on whether to increase their pay for serving on council.
Laurens NJROTC freshman orienteering team places fourth at Navy Nationals
Three Laurens District High School NJROTC orienteering teams participated in the Navy JROTC National Orienteering Championship Invitational on Feb. 18-19.
Whitten Center hosts No Snow Snowman contest
The Whitten Center Parents’ Club recently sponsored a No Snow Snowman contest for residents and staff.
Laurens County students named to Region 2 Honor Band
Eight Laurens County students were recently selected for the Region 2 Honor Band.
Thornwell children feed the homeless
Thirty-five children from Thornwell spent their President’s Day volunteering to feed the homeless in Columbia, SC.