Collaboration from the Gateway Counseling Center, Laurens County Prevention Coalition and Carolina Center for Behavioral Health will soon make way for dozens of county caregivers to participate in a free, lifesaving training.
The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office is working alongside officials from the Department of Health and Environmental Control to ensure the health of Johnson Detention Center inmates and staff after a potential case of tuberculosis was discovered.
Laurens County saw a positive start to the year in regards to its rate of unemployed workers. However, the last two months of data show the trend has reversed for now.
A Clinton resident has been booked on numerous weapons charges in addition to burglary.
South Carolina schools and school districts received letter grades yesterday for the 2012-2013 school year based on student achievement and improvement.
Everything from keeping neighborhoods clean to safer roadways to alcohol at Laurens events was discussed in an informal get together of local ministers and law enforcement officers on Thursday morning.
Giving just a half hour of their time, more than 100 local citizens saved lives on Thursday. They also were a part of helping the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office and The Blood Connection reach the 81-unit goal for the 2013 Deputy Roger Rice Jr. Memorial Blood Drive.
The latest masterpieces created by Laurens County painters and photographers are now featured at the 4th annual Bailey Manor Local Artists' Display.