Laurens County Newswire

Laurens County Newswire

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

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  1. Deer hunts for mobility impaired hunters to be held in UpstateRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    Mobility impaired hunters will again be treated to a unique opportunity to attend two special deer hunts this year on more than 60 well-managed and exclusive, private tracts of land in the Upstate. The hunts are scheduled for Oct. 23 and Oct. 24 in Union County, and on Oct. 30 and Oct. 31 in Laurens and Newberry counties.

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  2. Company Investing $17.6 Million to Establish a Facility in Laurens CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GwdToday.com

    ... products made from nonwovens and composites. "Mogul is excited to launch its new North American operations in Laurens County, South Carolina" states Mogul Tekstil, A.S. Founder and Chairman Ekrem Kayali. "Through our new facility in South Carolina, ...

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  3. Mogul Establishes First Overseas Operations in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nonwovens Industry

    ... its new facility to expand its product line. "Mogul is excited to launch its new North American operations in Laurens County, South Carolina. Through our new facility in South Carolina, we will be able to better serve our North American customers ...

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  4. Lawmakers take closer look at school bus routes in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... uld be the school districts' inability to pay competitive wages. For instance, the highest paid bus driver in Laurens County makes just under $13 an hour. In Greenville County, pay for bus drivers starts at $13.

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  5. Lawsuit: Thousands of state students spend hours on school bus dailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WMBF

    ... but an inability of school districts to pay competitive wages. An example that was brought up today was Laurens County whose highest paid bus driver makes just under $13 an hour. One county over, in Greenville, starting pay for bus drivers is $13 an ...

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  6. Cycling event helps Laurens Co. hospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | FOX Carolina

    ... problems for fourth graders with "inappropriate wording," Cincinnati Public Schools officials said Friday. Laurens County Sheriff Ricky Chastain said the deadly shooting of a man who was pumping gas at a Clinton gas station on Sunday may have ...

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  7. South Carolina school email addresses on Ashley Madison hack listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... Greenville County, Spartanburg District 2, Anderson District 1, Anderson District 2, Oconee County and Laurens County. Three of the email addresses were from the Greenville County School District. Officials said two belong to current employees. A ...

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  8. $22.5M investment to create 545 jobs in Lauren Co.Read the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Herald Independent

    ZF, a global supplier of driveline and chassis technology, as well as active and passive safety technology, is expanding its transmission manufacturing operations in Laurens County with the addition of new manufacturing and warehouse space. The company is investing $22.5 million in the expansion and creating 545 new jobs in Gray Court, S.C., over the next five years.

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  9. Sheriff: Mistaken identity may have led to deadly gas station shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | FOX Carolina

    Laurens County Sheriff Ricky Chastain said the deadly shooting of a man who was pumping gas at a Clinton gas station on Sunday may have happened because the couple accused in his death mistook him for someone else. 55-year-old David Anderson was shot and killed at the Corner Mart at the corner of US 76 and Torrington Road on Sunday afternoon.

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  10. Multiple departments responding to Laurens Co. landfill fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | FOX Carolina

    ... exchanged fire in a stand-off after the lone gunman opened fired outside a Waynesville church. Deputies in Laurens County said a pregnant woman faces numerous charges after a 2-year-old boy was found unresponsive and badly bruised in a filthy home ...

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  11. Coroner: Skeletal remains are connected to 2009 CVS robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Skeletal remains found last November have been identified through DNA testing to be those of a Belton man who was a person of interest in a 2009 robbery, according to Laurens County Coroner Nick Nichols. Nichols said the skeletal remains of Jeffrey Jones Harrison, of Belton, were found Nov. 8 by an off-duty deputy while he was hunting off Warrior Creek Church Road near the intersection with Bluff Road just east of Gray Court.

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  12. Police, deputies investigate several BB gun vandalism incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | FOX Carolina

    ... after a shooting in Greer. Greer dispatch said the shooting occurred at 3:24 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies in Laurens County said a pregnant woman faces numerous charges after a 2-year-old boy was found unresponsive and badly bruised in a filthy home ...

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  13. Apache Junction family finds python in home after monsoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | FOX Carolina

    ... after a shooting in Greer. Greer dispatch said the shooting occurred at 3:24 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies in Laurens County said a pregnant woman faces numerous charges after a 2-year-old boy was found unresponsive and badly bruised in a filthy home ...

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  14. Weekend cycling event to benefit Hospice of Laurens CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WMBF

    Hospice of Laurens County was established by a group of volunteers in 1987, becoming the first hospice service in the community.

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  15. Rural SC Homicide: Road Rage + Mistaken IdentityRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | FITSNews

    A brutal black-on-white murder in rural South Carolina involved a case of mistaken identity motivated by road rage, investigators at the Laurens County, S.C. sheriff's department have confirmed to FITS. On Sunday afternoon shortly after 4:50 p.m. EDT, 55-year-old David Roy Anderson was filling up his Ford F-150 at a convenience store located on the corner of Highway 76 and Torrington Road in Clinton, S.C. After he left the store and returned to his truck, a black male identified as 30-year-old Marvin Molquie Watson , of Laurens, S.C. approached him at the pump and shot him multiple times before fleeing the scene in a silver compact sedan driven by 20-year-old Zeryikia Copeland of Clinton.

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  16. Tractor trailer fire, other incidents snarl Upstate trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | FOX Carolina

    ... There also were two collisions reported in Cherokee County as of 4:35 p.m. and one collision with injuries in Laurens County.

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  17. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | GwdToday.com

    ... "train hopper" has been charged with arson following a fire that destroyed a small outbuilding on Friday. The Laurens County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in connection with the Sunday afternoon shooting death of a 55-year-old Clinton ...

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  18. Lakelands & beyondRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    The National Wild Turkey Federation welcomed more than 400 competitors and their guests to the new Palmetto Shooting Complex at the NWTF for the annual Turkey Shoot sporting clays competition. More than 25 percent of the competitors were under the age of 21. The Laurens County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in connection with the Sunday afternoon shooting death of a 55-year-old Clinton man.

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  19. Two charged in killing of Clinton manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | GwdToday.com

    The Laurens County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in connection with the Sunday afternoon shooting death of a 55-year-old Clinton man. Laurens County Coroner Nick Nichols identified the victim as 55-year-old David Roy Anderson of Clinton.

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  20. Deputies: Murder investigation underway after Laurens Co. shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | WMBF

    ... and shot him, before fleeing the scene. Chastain said the victim's death is being considered murder. The Laurens County Sheriff's Office released a photo on their official Facebook page of a vehicle they said is believed to be connected to the ...

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