The International Day of Peace was established in 1981 as September 21 by the United Nations General Assembly. The Peace Day Theme for 2017 was "Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All".
Representatives of the Laurens County NAACP, school districts and community organizations joined together Thursday for the NAACP’s annual donation to agencies that benefit youths of the community.
A Georgia woman was arrested on Wednesday on multiple charges stemming from an automobile break-in and theft in the parking lot of the Laurens Family YMCA in December.
The Rotary Club of Laurens recently kicked off their backpack ministry program and they are also making plans for the 15th annual Little River Duck Race.
William Long, DPM, and Katherine Heugel, DPM, have joined the multidisciplinary physician practice at Greenville Health System’s (GHS) Upstate Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine Center, a service of GHS Laurens County Memorial Hospital.
The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office is looking for help in identifying an individual wanted in multiple crimes last month.
The deceased infant found by the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office while serving an eviction notice in Fountain Inn on Monday had been dead for nearly a year, according to Laurens County Coroner Nick Nichols.
Laurens CPW General Manager John Young explained the procedures for testing the CPW’s water quality to the board of commissioners on Monday night.
Laurens City Council gave unanimous approval to a new ordinance on Tuesday night capping the annual fee for a business license in the City of Laurens at $75,000.
The Laurens County Master Gardeners Association will host their next program on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 6:30pm at the Joe R. Adair Outdoor Education Center in Laurens.