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Sheriff’s office Explorers take top honors at competition
August 5, 2016 – 9:50 pm | No Comment
Sheriff’s office Explorers take top honors at competition | Test

The Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Explorers Post 138 recently won the 2016 Explorer Post of the Year and first place overall at the South Carolina Association of Law Enforcement Explorers competition.

Financial adviser focuses on personal service
August 5, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Financial adviser focuses on personal service | Test

What causes a father of four to give up a stable job at a pharmaceutical company after eight years? In Mark Akridge’s case, a desire to help people through financial planning.

Going out!
August 4, 2016 – 6:51 pm | No Comment

Check out what’s going on in the Upstate.

‘Using your senses to explore the natural world’
August 4, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
‘Using your senses to explore the natural world’ | Test

This week at the South Carolina Botanical Garden, children tuned in to the natural world through the use of their five senses at Super Senses Mini-Camp, a half-day program for ages 5-10.

Program offers a break for caregivers
August 3, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Program offers a break for caregivers | Test

What began as a practicum for a Clemson University professor has grown into a respite program for caregivers.

OCT play puts new spin on classics
August 2, 2016 – 12:30 am | No Comment
OCT play puts new spin on classics | Test

Oconee Community Theatre will put a spin on a classic children’s story this week.

Clemson grad earns prestigious fellowship
August 2, 2016 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Clemson grad earns prestigious fellowship | Test

The three pillars of Kirin Khan’s identity today — her diverse immigrant background, her personal Islamic faith and her pride in her gender — were what she most wanted to mask as a child.

Bryson celebrates 58 years at Blue Ridge Bank
July 29, 2016 – 11:53 pm | No Comment
Bryson celebrates 58 years at Blue Ridge Bank | Test

A few blocks down the street, a young woman by the name of JoAnn Robins, now known as JoAnn Bryson, worked as the bookkeeper and secretary for a local department store.

Rebuilding … one brick at a time
July 29, 2016 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Rebuilding … one brick at a time | Test

David Goff returned to Central a few weeks ago, but his heart is still in Nepal.

Rockets ready for takeoff at World of Energy
July 28, 2016 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Rockets ready for takeoff at World of Energy | Test

More than 100 rockets launched from the lawn at Duke Energy’s World of Energy Wednesday.

Being entertained the old-fashioned way
July 21, 2016 – 12:31 am | No Comment
Being entertained the old-fashioned way | Test

Kids are stepping back in time at the South Carolina Botanical Garden this week.

Xtreme Fitness hosts benefit for Safe Harbor
July 20, 2016 – 12:31 am | No Comment
Xtreme Fitness hosts benefit for Safe Harbor | Test

Safe Harbor program director Julie Meredith said national statistics show that a victim of domestic violence leaves seven to nine times before they leave a violent relationship for good.

Her house is her canvas
July 16, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Her house is her canvas | Test

Among most of the kids in the neighborhood, Patsy Johnson’s place is known as the Art House.

Hagood Mill holds Banjo Extravaganza
July 15, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Hagood Mill holds Banjo Extravaganza | Test

Saturday’s Banjo Extravaganza features Nitrograss with Charles Wood.