Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board honors Duane Dennie

Presenting an award for community service was not a difficult choice for board members of the Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs agency this year. They merely went to one of their own.

Gray Court losing county magistrate

Gray Court will no longer have a county magistrate, based on action Tuesday night by the Laurens County Council.

Laurens CPW listens to complaints about high utility bills

A near-record cold snap that lasted for much of January took a toll on many working-class families, as the Laurens Commission of Public Works heard in no uncertain terms at its monthly meeting on Monday.

District 55 still accepting preschool registrations

Laurens County School District 55 is still accepting preschool registrants for the 2018-2019 school year.

LCSO investigating after multiple dogs found dead in Gray Court

The Laurens County Sheriff's Office has launched an investigation after multiple dogs were found shot to death in the Gray Court area.

Local CPA firm continues to expand

Love Bailey & Associates, a certified public accounting firm located in downtown Laurens, continues to grow in 2018 with the addition of Will Walls, CPA. 

Laurens County Animal Control Pet of the Week - Lindsey

Lindsey is the Laurens County Animal Control Pet of the Week for February 12. He is a mixed breed, 44 lb. dog, who is looking for a new home.

New Miss Laurens County, Miss Laurens County Teen crowned

The annual Miss Laurens County and Laurens County Teen pageant took place on Saturday evening alongside the Miss Simpsonville and Miss Simpsonville Teen pageant in Simpsonville.

PTC patient care program helps student be better prepared, more confident

Ultimately, Megan Deason is interested in becoming a nurse. But in the meantime, she sees the Patient Care Technician program at Piedmont Technical College as a way to get to work in a hospital environment more quickly—and to start developing some of the knowledge she’ll need when she decides to go on.