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Wilder Stadium renovations to begin this summer

By this summer, work will start to upgrade concession/restroom areas of Wilder Stadium, District 56’s football home for many generations.

District 55 reschedules new student registration

With inclement weather resulting in school closings last week, Laurens County School District 55 (LCSD55) has issued revised dates for new student registration. 

LCWSC reports multiple water leaks due to freezing temperatures

Ten days of temperatures at freezing, and in some cases single digits, caused water leaks in the Laurens County Water and Sewer Commission’s far-flung, rural water system.

County Council hears encouraging financial news for Laurens County

Laurens County’s fund balance – money the government would use to run the county in case a man-made or natural disaster stopped tax revenues from coming in – is up to $6.453 million, the county council was told at its Tuesday meeting.

School Board receives upbeat numbers on District 55 finances

Waterloo Elementary School was a pleasant and painstakingly prepared host for Laurens School District 55’s board meeting on Monday night.

With Facebook showing less local news, here's how to keep seeing GoLaurens

Facebook recently made changes that makes it harder to keep up with news in Laurens County by showing you fewer local news stories in your News Feed.

County Council to present Henry Laurens Award on Tuesday night

An economic development report and the annual audit will be on the Laurens County Council agenda for this Tuesday.

More jobs, more investment key successful 2017 for economic development

Laurens County’s jobs-availability grew by 122 and industrial investment by $128.6 million in 2017, government and business leaders learned last week at the Laurens County Development Corporation’s annual meeting.

Suspect shot by off-duty LCSO deputy after chase

An off-duty Laurens County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) deputy shot a man in Woodruff on Sunday morning after a chase involving an alleged stolen vehicle.

Laurens County Museum Association showcases Witherspoon Building

The Laurens County Museum Association hosted a Membership Appreciation Drop-in on Sunday afternoon at the Witherspoon Building in downtown Laurens.