District 56 announces a few changes for the 2017-2018 school year

The time for the start of the 2017-2018 school year is approaching fast and District 56 will have a few changes for the coming year.

High-speed chase, manhunt ends with an arrest in downtown Clinton

A high-speed chase that weaved through Laurens County on Wednesday afternoon ended in downtown Clinton and the arrest of a Piedmont man.

Letter to the Editor: County Council continues to show lack of vision and leadership

When you think of wasteful government spending, what comes to mind? Plenty would respond with Washington, DC but you don’t have to travel that far to find examples of wasteful, actually unimaginable spending of taxpayer dollars. Yep, it’s happening right here in Laurens County, and you have County Council to thank for it.

Workforce Pathways Scholarship recipients complete CNC class at Piedmont Tech

The Workforce Pathways Scholarship is still available to any student in the Piedmont Technical College seven-county service area who is seeking training in information technology, advanced manufacturing and health care.

Laurens County Bookmobile schedule for August

Laurens County Bookmobile schedule for August

District building plan rolled out for $109 million referendum

Over 300 people packed into the meeting room at The Ridge at Laurens on Tuesday night to hear first-hand the building plan laid out for the $109 million referendum on Sept. 5.

Clinton man charged with taking cash, cigarettes from residence

A Clinton man was arrested on Monday on charges that he allegedly broke into a Clinton home last month.

LCSO searching for missing Joanna man

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is looking for a Joanna man that was reported missing by his family on July 29.

GHS Kids Splash & Dash comes to the Laurens YMCA on Friday

GHS and the Family YMCA of Greater Laurens have partnered to host the GHS Kids Splash & Dash event from 10-111am on Friday, August 4 at the YMCA.

Schedule pickups begin this week for LDHS students

Laurens District 55 High School has announced several important dates with regard to the upcoming 2017-2018 school year.