District 55 Facilities Projects Advisory Committee elects chair, vice-chair

Laurens School District 55 administration facilitated the first meeting of the Facilities Projects Advisory Committee (FPAC) on Thursday night at the district office.

Photos: Main Street Laurens hosts Casino Night

Main Street Laurens hosted a Casino Night for their annual celebration on Thursday night at the Laurens County Museum.

LDHS concert bands achieve superior ratings

After a successful season on the marching field where the Laurens District High School Raider Band won three grand championships and made a fourth consecutive appearance at the 4A State Marching Band Championships, the LDHS concert bands had an equally successful experience.

Kinard named PTC Innovator of the Year

Zeolean Frick Kinard, director of Institutional Reporting at Piedmont Technical College, has been named the 2017 PTC Innovator of the Year by the PTC Area Commission.

Laurens City Council swears in three members, elects mayor pro-tem

Laurens City Council held a swearing in ceremony for three council members and elected a new mayor pro-tem at their monthly meeting on Tuesday night at City Hall.

Satterfield named Clinton interim city manager

Clinton City Council agreed on Monday night to have Public Works Director Dale Satterfield serve as the interim city manager.

LCDC to launch new business and education partnership

The Laurens County Development Corporation unveiled plans on Tuesday for a business and education partnership at their monthly board of directors meeting.

Laurens County ranks No. 1 in S.C. traffic fatalities in 2017

Laurens County has more traffic fatalities than any other county in South Carolina so far in 2017, according to statistics released by the S.C. Dept. of Public Safety on Monday.

SC Empowerment Centre celebrates ceremonial ribbon cutting

The SC Empowerment Centre was joined by members of the community as well as elected officials to celebrate their ribbon cutting on Friday, March 17.

Main Street Laurens hosting Casino Night

Main Street Laurens will host a Casino Night for their annual celebration on Thursday, March 23 at the Laurens County Museum from 6:30pm-9pm.