Laurens County Newswire

Laurens County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Laurens County, SC.

Results 1 - 20 of 185 in Laurens County, SC

  1. Jane King - Fletcher NCRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | GwdToday.com

    Victoria Jane Todd King, 81, widow of the late J.C. King, of 15 Lance Lane, died Sunday, February 7, 2016 at her home. Born in Laurens County, she was a daughter of the late Raymond Willis and Mary Iris Tumblin Todd.

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  2. Martha Elmore GriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... in Edgefield, SC. The family will receive friends after the service at the grave. Mrs. Grice was born in Laurens County SC. She was a member of Philippi Baptist Church and Providence Baptist Church. She was a Retired English Teacher of 35 years. ...

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  3. Frances Smith - Ware ShoalsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | GwdToday.com

    Frances Parkie Pitts Smith, 91, wife of Robert W. Smith, of 17 Woodlawn Drive, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Self Regional Hospital. Born in Laurens County, she was a daughter of the late John Acey and Brucie Helen Kellett Pitts.

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  4. Myrtle Beach woman puts people firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Back in 2001, South Carolina welcomed back this native daughter from New York. Moore came into the world via Laurens County, S.C. The youngest of nine children created by Rebecca and Progress Little, she was reared by her grandmother after her mom ...

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  5. Earle Davenport - GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | GwdToday.com

    William Earle Davenport, 70, resident of 406 E. Northside Drive, husband of Janice Moore Davenport, died January 27, 2016, at Hospice House. Born November 20, 1945, in Laurens County, he was a son of the late William Otis Davenport and Blanche Mattison Davenport.

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  6. Cobb-Vantress establishing operations in LaurensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Newberry Observer

    Cobb-Vantress Inc., a leading poultry research and development firm and subsidiary of Tyson Foods Inc., will begin construction on a new feed mill in Laurens County with completion planned toward the middle of 2017. "Always good to have a new business locate in Laurens County.

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  7. Mike Pitts: A Constitutional ExperimentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | FITSNews

    ... right-wing conservative outlets took the bait, some acted responsibly - as did this website and WLBG Radio in Laurens County, S.C.. This bill simply requires journalists to register with the state of South Carolina and adhere to their own ...

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  8. The storm in SC: Facts and figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Island Packet

    ... northern section of I-85 in Anderson County from US 29 to the Greenville County line, and on I385 and I-26 in Laurens County. They continue to monitor conditions closely and apply anti-icing and deicing materials as necessary. Engineering District 3 ...

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  9. Cobb-Vantress to invest in feed millRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | World-Grain

    JOANNA, SOUTH CAROLINA, U.S. Poultry research firm Cobb-Vantress, a subsidiary of Tyson Foods Inc., announced plans to invest $22 million in a new feed mill in Laurens County, South Carolina, U.S. Construction of the feed mill is scheduled to begin this year in the town of Joanna with completion by mid-year in 2017, the company said in a news release. The mill is expected to produce 1,200 tonnes of feed per week.

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  10. Berkeley County EMS director resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Post and Courier

    ... f EMS at Piedmont Hospital in Rock Hill. He also directed EMS operations for Sedgwick County in Kansas and in Laurens County, and he was a shift commander in Greenville County.

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  11. Cobb-Vantress, Inc. Establishing Operations In The UpstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | GwdToday.com

    Cobb-Vantress, Inc., a leading poultry research and development firm and subsidiary of Tyson Foods, Inc., will begin construction on a new feed mill in Laurens County, South Carolina early in 2016, with completion planned towards the middle of 2017. The $22 million investment is expected to create about 12 new jobs in Joanna, S.C. "We want to ensure that we have a long-term internal feed supply that will give us complete control over the consistency and quality of the end product" states Dr. Steve Bolden - Cobb-Vantress, Inc. Director of World Technical Services.

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  12. If Gun Owners Can Be Licensed, Why Not Journalists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Yesterday a South Carolina legislator tweaked anti-gun news outlets by proposing a bill that would require journalists operating in that state to register and be approved by the government. The scheme is, of course, blatantly unconstitutional, which is the point.

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  13. Business news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Arkansas Online

    Tyson division to build $22M feed mill Cobb-Vantress, a poultry research company based in Siloam Springs and a subsidiary of Tyson Foods, is spending $22 million to build a new feed mill in Laurens County, S.C..

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  14. SchoolRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    ... on North Emerald Road. Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College's practical nursing program at the Laurens County Higher Education Center were recognized in a pinning ceremony in December. The students and their hometowns are, front from left, ...

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  15. Lakelands & beyondRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    The sweet sounds of turkey clucks and purrs will fill the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville from February 11-14, 2016, as the National Wild Turkey Federation hosts its 40th annual Convention and Sport Show, sponsored by RAM. COLUMBIA, S.C. - D&W Fine Pack , a Mid Oaks Investment portfolio company, is expanding its manufacturing operations in Laurens County.

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  16. D&W Fine Pack expanding in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Plastics News

    ... the announcement regarding the expansion. "D&W Fine Pack's investment and the 60 new jobs it will bring to Laurens County is a big win and will have a real impact on the people of this state," Commerce Secretary Bobby Hitt said in the announcement. ...

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  17. D&W Fine Pack Expanding Upstate OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | GwdToday.com

    D&W Fine Pack , a Mid Oaks Investment portfolio company, is expanding its manufacturing operations in Laurens County. The company's $20 million investment is expected to create 60 new jobs in Fountain Inn, S.C. over the next five years.

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  18. Company investing $20M to expand Laurens Co. operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    Headquartered in Illinois, D&W manufactures various food service and packaging products, according to a statement issued by Gov. Nikki Haley's office. To meet increased customer demand, D&W is investing in equipment and machinery upgrades at its 650,000-square-foot Laurens County facility at 1372 N. Old Laurens Road in Fountain Inn.

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  19. SchoolRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    ... on North Emerald Road. Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College's practical nursing program at the Laurens County Higher Education Center were recognized in a pinning ceremony in December. The students and their hometowns are, front from left, ...

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  20. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    ... operation in Greenwood. Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College's practical nursing program at the Laurens County Higher Education Center were recognized in a pinning ceremony in December. The students and their hometowns are, front from ...

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