Woman charged with taking LSD into detention center

A Greenville woman was arrested on multiple charges, including taking LSD into the Johnson Detention Center, on Wednesday morning by the Laurens Police Dept.

Families pay tribute to loved ones in Hospice of Laurens County meditation garden

Many families served by Hospice of Laurens County recently gathered to dedicate brick pavers in memory of loved ones.

LCSO offers secure spot for online purchase exchanges

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office has created a secure Meetup Spot to help keep citizens safe during online purchase exchanges.

Charges against James Hayes dropped by solicitor

Charges brought against James Hayes from an incident nearly a year ago have been dropped by the 8th Circuit Solicitor’s Office.

PTC students awarded automotive technology scholarship

Two Piedmont Technical College automotive technology students were recently awarded the Automotive Technology Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon.

Clinton, Fountain Inn request raises from Laurens County for fire and rescue services

Laurens County Council took no action on Tuesday night on contracts with the City of Clinton and the City of Fountain Inn for fire service in the unincorporated areas of Laurens County not served by Laurens County Fire Services.

Early morning traffic stop leads to three arrests on multiple drug charges

Three people were arrested on multiple drug charges after an early morning traffic stop in Laurens on Monday.

Kid’s Day coming to Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Musgrove Mill State Historic Site will be hosting a Kid’s Day on Saturday, July 15 from 9 AM until 12 PM.

New Adopt-A-Cop program kicks off in Laurens County

Laurens County's Adopt-A-Cop program kicked off Thursday, July 6. Adopt-A-Cop is intended to join the community with law enforcement. 

Laurens man charged with attempted murder

A Laurens man was arrested on Saturday and charged with attempted murder by car, stemming from an incident on Friday night.