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Laurens County Library offering new program after school for students
The Laurens County Library invites teens, ages 12-18, to join the Afternooners for “Game On!” on Wednesday, September 13 at…
Laurens native keeps the Navy’s newest, most advanced helicopters flying
A 2008 Laurens District 55 High School graduate and Laurens native is serving with a U.S. Navy helicopter squadron that…
$109 million referendum goes to voters in District 55
After one of the most controversial campaigns in recent memory, it's now time to vote yes or no for the…
Letter to the Editor: A truly wonderful place to live
In Dr. Ed Taylor’s recent statement on GoLaurens.com, he talked about how, during his tenure, the community referred to the…
Frequently Asked Questions: $109 million referendum
Q: If students from the current middle schools were combined on a single campus, would any of the current schools…
Letter to the Editor: Someone and not something
Well, we are almost to the finish line and both sides are claiming they are the ones with the best…
Opinion: Seeing the fruits of your labor
Every kid that comes out of high school is not going to be able to go to college. With the…
Letter to the Editor: Seize the moment
Great opportunities are afforded at different intervals, and at those times one should seize the moment.  An excellent barometer for…
Opinion: Teachers must have the tools to teach
The world is changing rapidly and schools have to keep up. Some of the problems we are having now in…