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District 55 school board trustees recognized
Three members of the Laurens County School District 55 Board of Trustees have earned recognition in the South Carolina School…
Straight Street Laurens celebrates 20 years of youth ministry
A ministry that evolved from concern about what was suspected as teenagers trashing the Square in downtown Laurens passed a…
Laurens Electric's 75 Acts of Kindness initiative hits half-way point
In recognition of its 75th anniversary in 2014, Laurens Electric Cooperative announced a community initiative called 75 Acts of Kindness.
LCPW makes changes to billing, collection policies
The Laurens Commission of Public Works (LCPW) Board of Commissioners unanimously approved numerous changes to their policy manual on Monday…
Letter to the Editor: Relay For Life celebrating 30 years of life, memories and caring
September 1st marks the start of our new year for Relay For Life in the Lakelands area. As we enter…
Local educator working on English Language Arts standards writing team
Dr. Mick Zais, State Superintendent of Education, has announced the appointment of a team of educators charged with writing new…
New local business celebrates ribbon cutting
John and Lisa Chapman of 3tailer celebrated a Laurens County Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting on Friday, August 8. 
The Courtney Express wins first Laurens County Mud Run
The first Battlemud: Laurens County Mud Run is in the books and The Courtney Express brought home the first place…
Local law enforcement announces Sober or Slammer! campaign
Just before the start of Labor Day weekend, the SC Highway Patrol, law enforcement and first responders stood shoulder-to-shoulder throughout…