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New initiative at Piedmont Tech helps make veterans’ tuition affordable
College is going to be more affordable for veterans in the area thanks to a new initiative at Piedmont Technical…
Water Well Trust expands water well projects to 16 counties in South Carolina
The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping low income Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply,…
Laurens and Clinton announce change in garbage collection schedule for week of July 4th
The City of Clinton and the City of Laurens will revise their garbage collection schedule for the week of July…
City of Clinton to reduce electric rates, raise water and sewer rates
The City of Clinton has released new utility rates for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017. 
LCSO adds location to dispose of unused or unwanted prescription medication
The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office has recently installed a medicine disposal bin in the lobby of the Sheriff’s Office for…
United Way of Laurens County names new executive director
The United Way of Laurens County (UWLC) Board of Directors has named Whitney Robertson as Executive Director. In May, current…
Laurens City Council approves budget for 2017-2018
Laurens City Council unanimously approved second and final reading of their 2017-2018 budget on Tuesday night at City Hall.
Clemson physicists treat Laurens County teachers to the wonders of science and math
CLEMSON – On June 7 in a lab in Clemson University’s Kinard Hall, approximately 30 K-12 teachers from Laurens County…
Letter to the Editor: To Laurens County School District 55 community members
To Laurens County School District 55 Community Members: