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PTC massage therapy grad brings personal touch to restorative care

Melissa Raugh knows that just because you put your dreams on hold doesn’t mean you can’t achieve them.

Clinton churches offering community Lenten luncheons

Broad Street United Methodist, First Baptist-Clinton and First Presbyterian-Clinton are coming together to offer Community Lenten Luncheons during the 2017 Lenten season.

Laurens man enters guilty plea in federal court on marriage fraud charges

A Laurens man pled guilty on Monday in federal court in Florence to conspiracy to commit marriage fraud, according to United States Attorney Beth Drake. 

Laurens man pleads guilty to armed robbery of Drug-Lo

United States Attorney Beth Drake stated yesterday that Iquill Wayne Morrison, age 22, of Laurens, pled guilty in federal court in Greenville to obstruction of commerce by robbery and to use of a firearm during a crime of violence.

Montessori celebrates its 20th year in District 55

Laurens District 55 is celebrating 20 years of offering a Montessori-based curriculum to students.

LCMH hosting free 'lunch and learn' on colorectal cancer

In recognition of National Colorectal Cancer Month, Laurens County Memorial Hospital will be hosting a FREE lunch and learn, “Wipe Out Colorectal Cancer”, on Tuesday, March 7 at the Laurens YMCA from noon until 1p.m.

Laurens City Council approves $100 per month pay raise

Laurens City Council approved an amended ordinance to increase their pay and the mayor’s pay by $100 per month in a special called meeting on Wednesday.

Fierce storm rips through Laurens

A storm ripped through portions of Laurens County on Wednesday night leaving trees and power lines down and many without power.

County Council gives more power to animal control officers

Animal Control officers in Laurens County will have county commissions – not law enforcement commissions – and will write court summons for animal ordinance violations under a new policy adopted Tuesday by the Laurens County Council.

Fukoku America expanding its Laurens County operations

Fukoku America, a manufacturer of rubber and plastic automotive products is growing its operations in Laurens County. The expansion is expected to bring $13.9 million in new investment and lead to the creation of 65 jobs.