Trains coming to Main

Trains coming to Main

EASLEY — Bob Fedder of the Easley Downtown Business Association unveiled the organization’s latest venture to encourage more people to wal...

February 19th, 2017 |  


City of Easley’s surplus rating drops

City of Easley’s surplus rating drops

EASLEY — Sink holes and a floundering state retirement fund are two things that don’t appear to be related but when one city has to deal w...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Third gathering on Appalachian Life is a festival for Pickens

Third gathering on Appalachian Life is a festival for Pickens

PICKENS — The Third Gathering on Appalachian Life will be held March 4 at the Pickens Community Center, with registration at 8:15 a.m. and the f...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

PICKENS — Did you know Upcountry South Carolina was a historical mecca for the Blues?Throughout the 1920’s and 1930’s the streets of...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Grass fungus could cause $1 billion in annual livestock production losses

Grass fungus could cause $1 billion in annual livestock production losses

CLEMSON – Tall fescue is a popular grass used for grazing, hay and erosion control in the eastern United States, but one Clemson University expe...

February 5th, 2017 updated: February 5th, 2017. |  


Clemson students get up-close look at the science behind restoring American chestnut

Clemson students get up-close look at the science behind restoring American chestnut

SENECA — Clemson University graduate instructor Adam Coates and a boisterous class of forestry students recently visited a sprawling Upstate far...

January 29th, 2017 |  


The Called Summer Camp explores facets to serving

The Called Summer Camp explores facets to serving

CENTRAL — A group of high school-age youth from as far away as South Dakota spent 10 days exploring what it means to be called by God into minis...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Richardson presented flag

Richardson presented flag

EASLEY — Two U.S. Senators in two weeks? What in the world is going on at McKissick?Just days after Sen. Tim Scott delivered a motivational spee...

October 18th, 2016 |  


Life as a WWI soldier on display at state museum

Life as a WWI soldier on display at state museum

COLUMBIA – In the new exhibit, South Carolina and the Great War, opening Saturday, August 13 at the State Museum, guests will get an in-depth lo...

October 7th, 2016 |  


State fiddling winners announced

PICKENS – Winners of the 2016 S.C. State Fiddling Championship held recently at Hagood Mill were:Adult Old Time Fiddle CategoryFirst: Senior Old...

October 5th, 2016 |