Plumbley arrested in Greenville after allegedly cutting ankle monitor

PICKENS COUNTY — The Pickens County Sheriff’s Office said Monday a former prisoner charged with sexual assault whose whereabouts were More »

City awards bid for Doodle Park

By Jason Evans Staff Reporter EASLEY — The city of Easley’s newest park is moving forward. City council members More »

Friend, father of Howard’s Rock vandal plead guilty

By Eric Sprott Courtesy The Journal CLEMSON — In a news release Monday, 13th Circuit Solicitor Walt Wilkins said More »

A life well lived

Bob Stanford was born June 23, 1937, in New Haven, Conn. He graduated from West Haven High School in 1954. More »

An unexpected companion makes a lifelong memory

By Dr. Thomas Cloer Jr. Special to The Courier I absolutely love our Jocassee Gorges, a national treasure of More »

Deer season has arrived

By John Garner Special to The Courier Finally! Nine months has passed us by and once again, deer season More »


Duke Energy grant to help Meals on Wheels

LIBERTY — Pickens County Meals on Wheels (PCMOW) will provide 2,000 emergency/holiday meals to 200 homebound seniors in Pickens County thanks to a grant from Duke Energy.

The meals will be used to supplement the traditional home-delivered meal service which consists of a hot nutritious meal, a

Cherokee Foothills Organic Farmers Market celebrates local

Photos by Jason Evans/Courier
Cherokee Foothills Organic Farmers Market founder Wendy Owens poses by the market’s sign. The sign incorporates Cherokee imagery, including the turtle, an animal important to the Cherokee people. “It tells

Banjo Extravaganza set for Saturday at the Hagood Mill

PICKENS — Appalachian music lovers are invited to gather at Hagood Mill this Saturday for a “Banjo Extravaganza” featuring Nitrograss with Charles Wood.

The sonically unique Asheville-based band creates a carefree and exciting atmosphere of pure acoustic pleasure. The percussion rhythms of Wood, a two-time national

Soapstone set to host fundraiser

PICKENS — Soapstone Church invites everyone to a special fundraiser at the church, located at 296 Liberia Road in Pickens, this Saturday, July 16.

The event will feature fine cooking and will be held from noon-8 p.m.

Visitors will enjoy true

Courier Community Calendar 7-13-16

• Pickens Lions plan meetings each month

The Pickens Lions Club is in need of new members. The club meets the first and third Thursday of every month at Pizza Inn in Pickens. Dinner begins at 6:40 p.m., and the meeting starts at 7 p.

Giving her time and talent

Know your neighbor

Debbie Galloway is thankful to be able to give her time and use her talent to cook and manage the kitchen at the Pickens Senior Center. Although she does not receive a salary, she says she enjoys working there. She has served on the board of directors at

Grace United Methodist Church plans mission trip to Bahamas

PICKENS — A mission team from Grace United Methodist Church in Pickens will be serving in Eleuthera, Bahamas, again this summer.

This will be the fourth year helping to build a Methodist church in the settlement of Deep Creek on the south end of the island,

Courier Legals 7-13-16






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Courier Notice to Creditors 7-13-16

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All persons having claims against the following estates MUST file their claims on Form #371ES with the Probate Court of PICKENS COUNTY, the address of which is 222 MCDANIEL AVE., B-16 PICKENS, SC 29671, within eight (8) months after the date of the first publication of this Notice to Creditors or within one (1) year from date of death, whichever is earlier (SCPC 62-3-801, et seq.), or such persons shall be forever barred as to their claims. All claims are required to be presented in written statements on the prescribed form (FORM #371ES) indicating the name and address of the claimant, the basis of the claim, the amount claimed, the date when the claim will become due, the nature of any uncertainty as to the claim, and a description of any security as to the claim.

Courier Trespass Notices 7-13-16

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:

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