The GEAR UP program at Laurens District 55 High School will host a Family Night on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 6:00pm in the Lecture Theater at LDHS. The theme for this event is “A Night with College Board”.
A record count of 922 bags were collected from local businesses, organizations and community members through the United Way of Laurens County’s (UWLC) Bags of Love program.
Homelessness is an issue within our country that can no longer be ignored. Recent estimates show that 2 to 3 million people are homeless within the United States.
If you saw the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office helicopter flying low over Laurens on Friday morning, he was not involved in a high-speed chase or looking for illegal drugs. The helicopter was in town as a part of public safety day for Junior Leadership Laurens County (JLLC).
Piedmont Technical College is joining high schools and colleges across the state to help provide free information and assistance to students and families who are applying for financial aid for postsecondary education.
“It’s hard to believe that this is the same gym that was on the news last week,” District 55 Superintendent Dr. Stephen Peters said, addressing LDHS students on Wednesday morning before a Black History Month program.
The Laurens County Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ceremonial ribbon cutting at Bush River Realty on Thursday.
Musgrove Mill will offer a ranger-led hike in conjunction with the Great Backyard Bird Count on Monday, Feb. 20. This event is sponsored by Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society.
A fifth grade student at E.B. Morse was reported as having a knife in her backpack today at school, according to District 55 Director of Administrative Services Ed Murray.
ZF Transmissions apprenticeship program is hosting an open house on Thursday, February 23 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm at their facility in Gray Court.