The Easley Progress- RSS Feed http://theeasleyprogress.com/ http://theeasleyprogress.com/ Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:12:41 EST 1800 College and Campus News http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150969789/College-and-Campus-News Bob Jones University Sun, 28 Dec 2014 05:34:04 EST 13&14 tournament runners-up http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/150913625/1314-tournament-runners-up The 13&14 runners-up in Volleyball Palmetto Tournament were coached by Rebecca Hendricks (not pictured). Standing are, from the left, Chloe Holliday, Ainsley Avant, Bailey Keasler and Breanna Santillo. Sitting are, from the left, Nikki Smith and... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 22:38:05 EST Breakfast break for finals at SWU http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150894899/Breakfast-break-for-finals-at-SWU Ethan Cashwell, right, coordinator for alumni relations and special events, and Susan Finley, professor of education, serve breakfast to students during the late night breakfast Dec. 8 on Southern Wesleyan University's Central campus. At the end... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 20:49:01 EST Martin was keynote speaker for AZB induction http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150910869/Martin-was-keynote-speaker-for-AZB-induction Sen. Larry Martin, (R-Pickens), third from left, was the keynote speaker at Tri-County Technical College's ceremony for students inducted into Alpha Zeta Beta (AZB), a chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society. Pictured with him are, from... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 19:01:04 EST Clemson University academic news http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news_education/150971946/Clemson-University-academic-news CLEMSON — The following Clemson University students recently were initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 05:40:03 EST Alpha Zeta Beta inducts members at Tri-County http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/150912633/Alpha-Zeta-Beta-inducts-members-at-Tri-County PICKENS COUNTY — Several Pickens County residents were among 27 Tri-County Technical College students who were inducted recently into Alpha Zeta Beta (AZB), a chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 21:36:02 EST SCMC credential complements degree http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/150910298/SCMC-credential-complements-degree PENDLETON — Lauren McGarry had no idea what an associate degree or SCMC certification could do for her in terms of earning potential when she entered the Industrial Electronics Technology (IET) program. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 18:19:00 EST Stamp Creek Access Area boat ramp reopens http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150972485/Stamp-Creek-Access-Area-boat-ramp-reopens PICKENS – Stamp Creek Access Area on Lake Keowee recently reopened following the replacement of the north boat ramp and repaving of the vehicle turn-around area. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:21:03 EST Southern Wesleyan University’s community service recognized http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/150917939/Southern-Wesleyan-Universitys-community-service-recognized CENTRAL – For the first time in its history, Southern Wesleyan University was awarded a place on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, an honor recognizing the role colleges and universities play in solving... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:15:04 EST Legos more than toys http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/150882811/Legos-more-than-toys EASLEY — Students from across Pickens County gathered to compete as well as encourage one another with toys, not to mention science, technology and mathematics. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 10:49:04 EST Woman’s Club of Easley meets http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150968786/Womans-Club-of-Easley-meets EASLEY — The Woman's Club of Easley met Dec. 3 at Easley High School. President Eleanor Swillen welcomed the guests and conducted the meeting. Phalba Jeanes and Wanda Hagood were co-hostesses. The Easley High School Strings Ensemble... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 10:30:02 EST Military News http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150973283/Military-News U.S. Air National GuardU.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Robert E. Campbell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 05:36:06 EST Out & About http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/150972686/Out--About Dec. 30 Fri, 26 Dec 2014 05:22:09 EST 13 & 14 volleyball champs http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/150913517/13--14-volleyball-champs The 13 & 14 Volleyball Palmetto Tournament Champions were, kneeling from the left, Ashlyn Raby, Shannon Slattery, Blake Breton and Maddie Daves. Standing are, from the left, Coach Wayne Breton, Emily Gilstrap, Sierra Lollis, Coach Kelly Breton,... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 22:32:04 EST Pink Panthers win volleyball tourney http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/150913192/Pink-Panthers-win-volleyball-tourney The Pickens Recreation Department hosted the Palmetto Volleyball Tournament on Oct. 11. The 7-9 Pink Panthers were the named the champions. Team members include, kneeling from the left, Adley Ellenburg, Jenna Lyda and Jacie Dennis. Standing are, from... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 22:12:03 EST (No heading) http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150980557/ Community service laudedCOMMUNITY — 3From a Knob's perspectiveLOCAL — 2Boat ramp reopensOUTDOORS — 2 Wed, 24 Dec 2014 21:12:02 EST 2015 Crime Stoppers golf tourney date set http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150894966/2015-Crime-Stoppers-golf-tourney-date-set WALHALLA — Registration is now open for players and hole sponsors to sign up for the 2015 Crime Stoppers of Oconee County golf tournament which will be held April 30 at Oconee Country Club in Seneca. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 20:56:02 EST Dear Santa … http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/opinion_columns/150920434/Dear-Santa Dear Santa, Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:43:03 EST Holiday closings http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/150970284/Holiday-closings PICKENS COUNTY — Schools, city and county offices all have various schedules and hours they keep during the holiday season. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:33:04 EST Jolly Old Elf ready to begin yearly journey http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/150970139/Jolly-Old-Elf-ready-to-begin-yearly-journey NORTH POLE — The reindeer are in shape and the last minute push is on as Santa Claus and his elves finish their last minute preparations for their wondrous one night trip around the world, and according to the Jolly Old Elf, there were a record... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:27:05 EST