Pickens squads win Western District

Two Pickens Recreation Department volleyball squads advanced to play in the SCAP State Volleyball Tournament at Myrtle Beach over the More »

Courier Letters to the editor 12-7-16

The Pickens County Courier gladly accepts letters to the Editor. Letters must be no longer than 500 words. All letters More »

After ACC title, Tigers advance to playoff again

By Alex Maminakis Courtesy The Journal ORLANDO, Fla. — The Clemson Tigers are ACC Champions for the second straight More »

Red Devils fall in third round

By Jimmy Kirby Courier Sports SALUDA — What a difference a week made in the life of Liberty High More »

County events kick off this week

By Jason Evans Staff Reporter PICKENS COUNTY — Blue Ridge Electric Co-op held its annual tree lighting ceremony last More »

Tigers make quick work of Gamecocks

Kerry Gilstrap/Courier Clemson receiver Artavis Scott celebrates after a touchdown against South Carolina on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. By Scott More »


Pickens traveling to take on Bobcats

By Eugene Jolley
Courier Sports

PICKENS — Pickens will return to play Friday night at Seneca, a team that defeated the Blue Flame twice last season.

The Bobcats won in

Tigers strike early, often against SCSU

By Scott Adamson
Courtesy The Journal

CLEMSON — No. 5 Clemson got a big win, South Carolina State got a big check, and the football world (as seen through eyes of Tiger faithful) returned to

SWU professor ‘hatches’ a plan to make learning more experiential

CENTRAL — In the two years that professor Staci Johnson has taught animal science at Southern Wesleyan University, her students have visited a lot of farms, but there are limits to what they can do with someone else’s animals; at the same time, veterinary schools are big on animal handling experience.

Cannon Auxiliary Football Frenzy fundraiser underway

PICKENS — Cannon Memorial Auxiliary is holding a Fall Football Frenzy fundraiser Sept. 1-30.

“Clemson, USC, Wofford, Presbyterian College and Furman have all given the auxiliary an autographed ball for the event,” 2016-2017 auxiliary president Frances Wannamaker said. “The auxiliary also has a signed ball from

Courier Community Calendar 9-21-16

• 68th Gillespie reunion set for Oct. 2

The 68th annual Gillespie reunion will be held at the Balsam Grove, N.C., community center beginning at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2. Please come and encourage your family as well. Bring a well-filled basket and drink

Courier Legals 9-21-16





CASE NUMBER: 2016-ES-39-00-532

Courier Notice to Creditors 9-21-16

The publisher shall only be liable for an amount less than or equal to the charge for the space of the item in error in the case of errors in or omissions from any advertisement, and only for the first incorrect insertion.

Courier Trespass Notices 9-21-16

In the state of South Carolina, trespass after notice is a misdemeanor criminal offense prohibited by section 16-11-620 for the South Carolina Code.

Those who enter upon the lands of others without the permission of the owner or manager shall be deemed guilty of misdemeanor trespassing. All persons are hereby notified and warned not to hunt, fish, cut timber or trespass in any manner whatsoever upon the lands of the undersigned:

Courier Classifieds 9-21-16

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Courier Obituaries 9-14-16

Debra W. Archer

Central — Debra Ann Walker Archer, 59, formerly of Jamaica Plains, Mass., died Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, at her home following a lengthy illness surrounded by family.

Born in Boston, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Stanley Walker and Juanita Wiggins Cleaves. She was a deli clerk with Publix in Clemson.

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