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Absentee voting now open for upcoming municipal elections
Walk-in absentee voting will begin at 9am on Tuesday, Feb. 21 for the upcoming municipal elections on Mar. 7.
LDHS archery team qualifies for state championships
The Laurens District High School archery team competed in the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) Region 1 qualifier…
District 55 makes their case for $109 million bond referendum at Sanders community forum
Laurens District 55 held the third community forum on the $109 million bond referendum on Monday night at Sanders Middle…
Two children, 1 adult killed in Laurens County crash
A man and two children were killed in a single vehicle accident near Hickory Tavern on Monday afternoon.
Photographer to present historic civil rights movement collection at Laurens County Library
Orangeburg photographer Cecil Williams will be at the Laurens County Library on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 7pm to present his…
GEAR UP hosting family night at LDHS, giving away free iPad
The GEAR UP program at Laurens District 55 High School will host a Family Night on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at…
Record number of “Bags of Love” collected for local senior citizens
A record count of 922 bags were collected from local businesses, organizations and community members through the United Way of…
New ministry to work with homeless families with children
Homelessness is an issue within our country that can no longer be ignored. Recent estimates show that 2 to 3…
Junior Leadership Laurens County gets a lesson on public safety
If you saw the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office helicopter flying low over Laurens on Friday morning, he was not involved…