By Ben Robinson Staff Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org COUNTY — Local businesswoman Pree Hamilton spoke to Pickens County Council Monday night about More »
EASLEY-A 51-year-old Easley man was arrested Thursday evening and charged with attempted murder in connection with a stabbing that stemmed More »
By Carlos Galarza-Veve
Courtesy The Journal
PICKENS — A 20-year-old North Carolina man dodged a bullet and serious jail time when he was found guilty of a misdemeanor last week in the vandalism of Clemson University’s famous icon, Howard’s Rock.
COUNTY — The annual Book and Author Fair sponsored by the Birchwood Center for Arts and Folklife in Pickens County has been scheduled for Sunday afternoon, Aug. 9, from 2-5 p.m., in All Saints Hall at the Pickens Presbyterian Church at 311 W. Main St.
Cousins Preston Scott and Landon Howell watch the fireworks display after the home run derby during the kickoff of the Big League World Series at the J.B. “Red” Owens Complex in Easley on Monday night. Scott and Howell play for the Carolina Crocs 9U team in Easley.
The tournament, in its 15th year in Easley, kicked off Monday with a Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau workout session open to the public at the J.B. “Red” Owens Complex, followed by a home run derby.
The tournament, which features international teams from Mexico, Puerto Rico, the
Police identified Derek Bennett Williams, right, as the man they believe crashed this motorcycle stolen from Greenville County at the Easley Town Center last week before displaying a gun and fleeing into the woods.
EASLEY — Police are asking for the public’s help to find a man they say got away on foot after crashing a stolen motorcycle and pointing a gun in Easley last week.
PICKENS — The home of Sen. Larry Martin was among several targeted during a string of break-ins in Pickens last week.
From left, Robert Thomas with the McKissick Foundation, Meals on Wheels director Meta Bowers, Lt. Gov. Henry McMasters, Pickens County Councilman Neil Smith and Sen. Larry Martin help cut the ribbon for the new McKissick Center for Senior Wellness on Friday in Liberty.
LIBERTY — Dignitaries from across the county joined together Friday to dedicate the new McKissick Center for Senior Health in Liberty.
The building, most recently part of Liberty Middle School, has served the Liberty community for many years, once being home to Liberty High School. When the most[/cointent_lockedcontent]
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COLUMBIA — The South Carolina House of Representatives passed a resolution this month recognizing Pickens’ Betty McDaniel for her lifetime of work preserving native Appalachian music.
The resolution, presented by Rep. Davey Hiott, tells of McDaniel’s work with children through the Young Appalachian Music program