LDHS names Beta Club officers for 2017-2018

Laurens District High School’s (LDHS) Senior Beta Club, a national service organization, recently chose its officers for the 2017-2018 school year.

Jones named to new post with SC Dept. of Commerce

The S.C. Department of Commerce announced that Clinton resident Cynthia Jones will serve as a senior program director for the agency’s Existing Industry program.

Laurens County Bookmobile schedule for June

Laurens County Bookmobile schedule for June, 2017:

Clinton High School senior receives Kevin’s Dream Scholarship

Clinton High School senior Mary Katherine Kelly recently received the Kevin’s Dream Scholarship.

ALDI to reopen Laurens store on June 15

ALDI announced on Thursday that it will reopen its store in Laurens, located at 401 Exchange Drive, on June 15.

Laurens County EMS receives American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline award

Laurens County EMS has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Silver Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks.

LDHS honors graduates at 45th commencement exercise

Laurens District High School celebrated their 45th commencement exercise on Wednesday night by conferring diplomas to 370 graduates in the LDHS gymnasium.

Clinton High School celebrates 192 graduates

Maureen Tiller bade farewell to the Clinton High School Class of 2017, the most honored and accomplished of her five-year tenure as principal, in graduation ceremonies Wednesday night.

Gambrell named District 55 Teacher of the Year

Laurens County School District 55 recently recognized 23 retirees, along with district teacher of the year and support staff member of the year, at the district’s 29th annual employee recognition dinner held last week at The Ridge at Laurens. 

Man wanted for naked home invasion, auto theft now in custody

Deputies from the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in the 5000 block of Highway 56 in Clinton around 1:00 a.m. on May 24 in reference to a burglary.