Laurens City Council unanimously approved a new 5-year contract with Waste Industries last week for residential garbage collection in the City of Laurens.
Bernard “Bernie” A. Schardt, 87, of 284 Country Lane, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at his home.
Kathryn Hill Campbell, age 87, a resident of Langston Place and formerly of Gray Court, and widow of Thomas William Campbell, Sr., passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at the Hospice House of Laurens County.
Clara Mae Driggers, 84, of 313 Pinehurst Drive passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at her home.
Laurens District 55 High School held its first Senior Signing Day in front of the entire student body in the gymnasium on Tuesday afternoon.
The Laurens Raiders opened the 5A district baseball playoffs with a 4-2 win over the T.L. Hanna Yellow Jackets on Tuesday night at Ed Prescott Field.