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Anderson Democrat announces bid to run against U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan
Democrat Mary Geren announced on Wednesday that she will run against Republican incumbent Jeff Duncan in the next election for…
District 55 Facilities Projects Advisory Committee moving forward with referendum preparation
The Laurens County School District 55 Facilities Project Advisory Committee (FPAC) met as a full committee for the second time…
Laurens County Airport getting a $1 million facelift
The Laurens County Airport broke ground on March 1 on a $1,020,060 project to rehabilitate its taxiways.
Letter to the Editor: Laurens County School District 55 Board of Trustees
Dear Editor: In light of recent information being presented to the public, we felt we must speak out and share…
Scottish Highlander Battalion performs opening ceremony for Charlotte Knights
On Thursday, April 6, the Scottish Highlander Battalion, made up of ROTC students from Presbyterian College, Lander University, and Newberry…
Forest Hills sewer replacement project coming closer to reality
After receiving a grant in 2014, it looks like the Laurens CPW's sewer replacement project in Forest Hills will commence…
Chamber celebrates ribbon cutting with new business in downtown Laurens
The Laurens County Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new business to the historic square in downtown Laurens on Monday afternoon.
LMS recognizes Score Big/Win Big monthly winner
Students at Laurens Middle School who score big in the classroom, may win a big prize as an added incentive.
New grant outfits entire Laurens Police Dept. with body cameras
All certified officers with the Lauren Police Dept. (LPD) will now wear a body camera after a grant was issued…