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  1. Donaldson Golf Course set to close in August.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | FOX Carolina

    The 92-year-old lives in Pickens, but started playing golf at the Donaldson Golf Course in Greenville County several years ago. Because he's a senior golfer, he can play all day for $7, but soon the golf course will close.


  2. Dive teams search river for evidence in killing of Asheville mother, unborn babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | FOX Carolina

    Asheville police and fire dive teams were searching the French Broad River for evidence in connection with the death of Candace Pickens Tuesday. Police found Pickens shot to death in Jones Park on May 13. Her three-year-old son Zachaeus Waters was found shot in the head nearby.


  3. Officials respond to the standoff in Travelers Rest.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | FOX Carolina

    There have been three police standoffs in the last three days in the Upstate of South Carolina. They include Spartanburg, Pickens, and Greenville counties.


  4. Pickens County officials claim waste company lied, held secret meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | FOX Carolina

    Pickens County officials claim that a waste company that planned to dump coal ash held secret meetings with state officials and "lied" about plans for a proposed landfill, while the company maintains county officials are trying to "defame" it. On Thursday, Pickens County officials said in a news release that they and MRR Pickens discussed a plan in 2007 and 2008 for MRR to construct and operate a construction and demolition and land clearing landfill.


  5. Pickens police find child, searching for parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    The Pickens Police Department is searching for the parents of a young boy officers found walking in the Fox Squirrel Ridge off Pumpkintown Highway Friday morning.


  6. Several varieties and pills and supplements picturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Several area law enforcement agencies will be collecting unused, expired, and no-longer needed medications on Saturday during National Pill Take Back Day. Several drop off locations will be open throughout the area to allow residents to safely dispose of the medications.


  7. Troopers investigate deadly Pickens Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Troopers with the SC Highway Patrol are investigating a deadly wreck on Gladiola Lane in Pickens County early Monday morning.


  8. The Azalea Festival returns to PickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    The azaleas are in bloom and organizers said it's time to celebrate with the largest gathering of crafters, artisans, and entertainers in Pickens County.


  9. Registered sex offender cited for allegedly following USC student on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    A man that is a registered sex offender was caught following a female student on the University of South Carolina campus Thursday. University Police say 40-year-old Edwin Davis was arrested near the intersection of Pickens and Senate Streets Thursday afternoon.


  10. Police searching for Pickens Co. teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Mykayla Rae Edwards left Liberty High School on Thursday. Police said in a Facebook post that the teen was last seen getting into a vehicle that met her at CVS in Liberty.


  11. Water in a pothole on a SC roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Gov. Nikki Haley says the leader of the South Carolina Senate is holding a bill to get more money to state roads hostage. Haley said Wednesday that fellow Republican Senate President Pro Tem Hugh Leatherman is stalling because he wants lawmakers to keep control of the board that runs the Department of Transportation because the system allows the Legislature to trade favors for road money.


  12. Firefighters responding to brush fire in Pickens Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    An Elmore County judge has set bond for a man arrested in a crime involving a home break in and forced sexual encounter stunned even veteran members of law enforcement. An Elmore County judge has set bond for a man arrested in a crime involving a home break in and forced sexual encounter stunned even veteran members of law enforcement.


  13. Anderson Co. sheriff to formally announce re-election bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Skipper said he has worked diligently with his staff and community leaders to develop more than 90 community groups that give residents with opportunities to voice concerns and be part of the change the community needs. Skipper said he is also actively working with schools, businesses and places of worship to create security programs and help address domestic violence.


  14. Rep. Duncan, Clemson athletes to present awards to Pickens Co. third gradersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan and two Clemson University Athletes will present Congressional Certificates of Achievement to third grade students from A.R. Lewis and Hagood elementary school in Pickens counties who participated in Inspiring the American Dream Foundation's recent Opportunity to Succeed Read-A-Thon Competition. According to a news release, the Inspiring the American Dream Foundation is a 501 3 organization established "to help inspire children and young adults to achieve the American Dream, a set of ideals in which freedom, ability and virtue provide the opportunity for prosperity, happiness and upward mobility, regardless of race, ethnicity or social class."


  15. Crews prepare to pretreat roads.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    The South Carolina Department of Transportation is taking steps to prepare Upstate roads for sleet and ice which may affect travel on Monday. SCDOT crews in District 3 began pretreating roads in Greenville, Spartanburg, Pickens, Oconee and Union counties at 8 a.m. on Saturday and said they will continue until they are complete.


  16. Bill passes House to change coal ash dump requirement in Pickens Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Community members gathered Thursday night to voice their opposition to the disposal of coal ash in a Pickens County landfill. The site in question is a property near SC-93 in Liberty where a private company, MRR Pickens, LLC, was approved for a level 2 permit to build a landfill.


  17. Families in Pickens County speak out about 3 potential school closingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    A.R. Lewis, Holly Springs and Ambler Elementary are on the chopping block to save the district millions of dollars, but it's not sitting well with the families, who don't understand why this is suddenly happening. "I'm not asking you to vote no, cause I really feel like your minds made up, I'm asking you to wait," said Shannon Haskett and parent and member of the PTA at Ambler Elementary School.


  18. URGENT - South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott to back Sen. Marco RubioRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    A Mississippi woman's Bible illustrations helped her get through a difficult time in her life, and the powerful story behind the pages is what brought her to share them on social media. A Mississippi woman's Bible illustrations helped her get through a difficult time in her life, and the powerful story behind the pages is what brought her to share them on social media.


  19. Pickens Fire Department battled a house fire Tuesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    The American Red Cross, local fire departments, and community partners will visit homes in two Anderson County neighborhoods to teach people how to prepare for house fires, as well as install free smoke alarms. Smoke alarm blitzes in the Abney Mill area of Anderson and in the Homeland Park community will take place Saturday.


  20. Pickens Co. Schools will be open on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    The post came after a site claimed Pickens County Schools would be closed due to weather. The site was correct, but it was Pickens County Schools in Georgia, not South Carolina.


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