The Easley Progress- RSS Feed http://theeasleyprogress.com/ http://theeasleyprogress.com/ Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:52:38 EST 1800 Ag Museum activities focusing on environment, ecology http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/153021076/Ag-Museum-activities-focusing-on-environment-ecology PENDLETON — The Bart Garrison Agricultural Museum of South Carolina offers Story Time and More, a monthly reading and activity program, and Kids Day, a monthly hands on activity program. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:40:54 EST Easley Pride Day was a success http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/153012369/Easley-Pride-Day-was-a-success EASLEY — Residents from all across Easley turned up with old mattresses, tires and bags of paperwork to take advantage of Easley Pride Day and get rid of the clutter that can accumulate over the winter months in homes and yards. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:00:58 EST Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/152969809/Celebrate-the-25th-anniversary-of-the-Hubble-Space-Telescope COLUMBIA — Join the South Carolina State Museum at Happy Hubble 25, a family-friendly event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. April 24. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:45:51 EST It’s a dirty job being a kid these days http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/opinion_columns/153012389/Its-a-dirty-job-being-a-kid-these-days I have heard via friends, television and well, pretty much all of society, that it can be a difficult thing to get a kid to take a bath. For my 3-year-old son, Ben, this is not the case. The problem I am having with him is quite the opposite: I... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:21:01 EST Area Reunions http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/153025780/Area-Reunions Davis Family Fri, 24 Apr 2015 05:30:55 EST Out & About http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/153025496/Out--About April 25 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 05:30:54 EST Church News http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/announcements/153025602/Church-News April 25 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 05:30:54 EST County considers legal action against reporter http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/153084100/County-considers-legal-action-against-reporter Staff Report Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:20:52 EST SWU concerts planned in the coming months http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/151634290/SWU-concerts-planned-in-the-coming-months CENTRAL – The Southern Wesleyan University Concert Choir will combine with the Chorale of the Greater Anderson Musical Arts Consortium to present a concert of Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, Brahms' Liebeslieder Waltzes, and the final... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:50:52 EST Meals on Wheels soars http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/153012403/Meals-on-Wheels-soars PICKENS COUNTY — Residents from across Pickens County flocked to the Pickens County Airport last weekend to support the Pickens County Meals on Wheels, see some classic cars or even take a flight in a helicopter or plane for a unique... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:10:53 EST Azalea Festival blooms in full http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/153012363/Azalea-Festival-blooms-in-full PICKENS — Despite threats of cancellation due to bad weather, and a dreary start with the cruise-in on Friday, this year's Azalea Festival triumphed over Mother Nature as sunny skies and cool breezes welcomed festival goers on Saturday... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:00:55 EST Will a rift become a chasm in Pickens County? http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/editorial/153029100/Will-a-rift-become-a-chasm-in-Pickens-County A rift within the Pickens County Republican Party has become an issue to be decided by the state's party offices. The result has become a heated debate within the community and on social media. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:00:53 EST Youth Leadership Academy Robotics Club takes overall prize http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152944934/Youth-Leadership-Academy-Robotics-Club-takes-overall-prize The Youth Leadership Academy Robotics Club took the Overall Most Environmental Invention Award at the 2015 Duke Energy Invention Convention held this week at the TD Convention Center in Greenville. The eight-member team entered their invention named... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:35:53 EST PCLA book sale celebrates 10 years http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/153024770/PCLA-book-sale-celebrates-10-years PICKENS — The Pickens County Literacy Association will hold its 10th annual Spring Used Book Sale on May 1 and May 2 at the Pickens Presbyterian Church, 311 W. Main St. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:45:52 EST Grafting research increases fruit, vegetable harvests http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news-news_agricultural/152635779/Grafting-research-increases-fruit-vegetable-harvests CHARLESTON — Plant scientists at the Clemson University Coastal Research and Education Center in Charleston have developed a technique for producing more fruits and vegetables. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:20:53 EST It’s Fried Apple Pies at Foothills Playhouse http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/home_top-news/153067067/Its-Fried-Apple-Pies-at-Foothills-Playhouse By D. C. Moodydmoody@civitasmedia.comEASLEY — Locally written, locally produced, and locally performed for theater goers is Fried Apple Pies which opens April 24 at Easley's Foothills Playhouse. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:25:51 EST Easley expects to be sued by county http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152937208/Easley-expects-to-be-sued-by-county PICKENS COUNTY — It appears as if a lawsuit against the City of Easley by Pickens County will move forward, with the city having no indication as to what county council is asking for over disputed tax funds. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:25:54 EST City working to fill open spots http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/news/152937193/City-working-to-fill-open-spots EASLEY — The city of Easley is in the midst of filling two vital positions and according to Mayor Larry Bagwell things are looking up. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:25:51 EST Sports Announcements http://theeasleyprogress.com/news/sports/153026076/Sports-Announcements Position campsEASLEY — The Easley Recreation Department are holding position camps for youth ages 8 to 13 who are interested in playing flag football and contact football. The camps continue through July. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 05:30:53 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://theeasleyprogress.com/quizzes/puppy1EAS Find out with the Easley Progress's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:42:57 EST