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CHS trends up, LDHS trends down on annual ACT Readiness Report
ACT released its annual Condition of College and Career Readiness Report for the Class of 2017 on Thursday. South Carolina’s…
Local government officials preparing for Hurricane Irma
City of Clinton, City of Laurens and Laurens County personnel, along with the American Red Cross, are actively monitoring Hurricane…
Piedmont Tech, Lander build new bridge to help students succeed
Te’yanna Mathis had an idea – go to Piedmont Technical College for two years, then transfer to a four-year school.…
Gov. McMaster, state officials announce preparations for Hurricane Irma
Governor Henry McMaster held a media briefing on Thursday with state emergency response officials to provide an update on the…
District 55 teacher a finalist for FSIoffice/Carolina Panthers Teacher of the Week
Laurens Elementary third grade teacher Krystal McGrew was notified on Tuesday that she is one of this week’s finalists for…
Appreciation events for local firefighters postponed due to Hurricane Irma
An event to honor and recognize local firefighters in Laurens and Clinton, planned for Sept. 11, has been postponed due…
By the numbers: Observations of the failed $109 million referendum
Voters in Laurens District 55 overwhelmingly defeated a $109 million school bond referendum 6559-1961 on Tuesday.
Gov. McMaster asks South Carolinians to prepare for Hurricane Irma
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Governor Henry McMaster today issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency and, along with the…
District 55 voters say NO to $109 million referendum
Laurens County residents against the $109 million referendum for Laurens District 55 schools spoke loudly on Tuesday.