Daily Archives: 03/21/2023

Daniel girls drop Razors

By Bru Nimmons
Staff Reporter

CENTRAL — After needing a second-half comeback to take down Walhalla a little more than a week ago, the Daniel High School girls’ soccer team entered Monday’s game against the Razorbacks with a renewed sense of focus.

That focus showed throughout the night as they dominated Walhalla (2-3-1, 0-2 Western 3A) from start to finish in a 6-0 home win.

“We’ve talked a lot about possessing the ball and playing together,” Daniel head coach Chad Perry said. “We did it well tonight by taking the ball down the wings and getting some crosses in. I think it’s all starting to click for the team.”

The Lions’ cohesion was on full display in the play of sophomore Gibson Yoder and junior Addison

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Green Wave lose heartbreaker to Berea on 80th-minute goal

By Bru Nimmons
Staff Reporter

EASLEY — For the first 65 minutes of its match with Berea last Tuesday, the Easley Green Wave boys’ soccer team seemed likely to keep its hold atop Region I-4A.

That is until a controversial penalty kick tied things at 1-1 and swung the momentum in favor of the Bulldogs.

Easley did its best to hold out and make chances over the final 14 minutes, but struggled to regain control, and the game looked destined for overtime as Berea prepared for a corner kick a little more than three

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Courier Obituaries 3-22-23


PICKENS — Chloe “Fay” Chastain Holliday, 91, died on Sunday, March 19, 2023, at home.

Mrs. Holliday was born on Jan. 23, 1932, in Pickens County, a daughter of the late Arthur “Milton” and Chloe Annie Townes Chastain. She was a 1949 graduate of Easley High School and worked over 13 years in the office of Stone’s Manufacturing Company in the Cherrydale area of Greenville. Mrs. Holliday was a member of Holly Springs Baptist Church for 78 years.

Mrs. Holliday is survived by a daughter, Vonda Fay Holliday of the home; and a brother, Harold Chastain (Frances) of Easley.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Holliday was predeceased by her husband of 51 years (July 6, 1963), Kenneth Cecil Holliday.

Vonda would like to express many special thanks to the members of Holly Springs Baptist Church, family, friends and neighbors for the unselfish way they gave of themselves in the many acts of kindness toward her Mama. May God richly bless each of you for the Christian love you have so greatly shown.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, March 24, at Holly Springs Baptist Church, with Rev. Barry Dilworth and Rev.

PHS JROTC hold flag burning at Legion post

PICKENS — On the morning of March 15, cadets from the Pickens High School Blue Flame Battalion conducted a flag retirement ceremony at American Legion Post 11.

In the ceremony, more than 50 worn, faded and tattered American and South Carolina flags were committed to the pyre.

Battalion Commander cadet Lt. Col. Caydin Tucker, executive officer cadet Maj. Landon Galloway and cadet

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Harden Scholarship application deadline approaching April 14

PICKENS — The Cannon Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior or other member of the community entering or furthering their career in a medical field.

Recipients will have their scholarship money paid directly to the school of their choice.

To be eligible to apply for the John Harden Scholarship,

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Soapstone Baptist Church fish fry fundraiser set to return on April 1

PICKENS — A popular fish fry fundraiser that benefits a historic church is returning at least one more time.

Soapstone Baptist Church will hold a fish fry fundraiser from 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 1, according to a news release from John Boyanoski with Complete

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Community Calendar 3-22-23

• Pickens canning workshop planned

Canning is a practical, safe and enjoyable method of food preservation when done properly. Participants in an upcoming workshop in Pickens will be able to engage in the full canning process from preparation to processing using current USDA recommended techniques.
The workshop will highlight pressure canning, and participants will take home a jar of the product they produced. Anyone with or without previous canning

Courier Comics, Puzzles and Games 3-22-23

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Courier Trespass Notices 3-22-23

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:

Dollie G. Morris Mar. 2023