Laurens County Newswire (Page 9)

Laurens County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Laurens County, SC. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 2,432 in Laurens County, SC

  1. Dispatch: One person shot in Spartanburg Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... girl has been found at a "deplorable" Illinois home she and her mother shared with squatters. Deputies in Laurens County said the sheriff's offices' SWAT team made three drug arrests Thursday after serving two warrants. Deputies in Laurens County ...

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  2. Deputies: 3 arrested in 2 SWAT operations in Laurens Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WMBF

    Deputies in Laurens County said the sheriff's offices' SWAT team made three drug arrests Thursday after serving two warrants. Deputies seized guns, Xanax, suboxone, marijuana, and a substance believed to be heroin.

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  3. Police Dept.: Laurens officer did not follow policy when sheriff was pulled over for speedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WMBF

    The Laurens Police Department said an officer did not follow policy during a traffic stop involving the Laurens County sheriff. According to a news release, the traffic stop happened around 8:30 p.m. on West Main Street on April 20. The news release states the officer pulled over a vehicle being driven by Sheriff Don Reynolds.

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  4. Mary Garrison - GreenwoodRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    Mary Turner Garrison, 87, widow of W.L. Garrison, Jr., died Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Hospice of Laurens County Hospice House in Clinton. Born in Pickens County, June 17, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Oscar Sloan Turner and Bessie Coleman Turner.

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  5. Police: Suspect who led Laurens officers on chase found dead in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | WMBF

    ... said. "The chase continued into Greenville County onto I-85 south bound. Laurens Police Department and Laurens County Sheriffs terminated the pursuit around mile marker 46 drawing near to Anderson County." Cofield said they were notified around 10 ...

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  6. Police: Laurens Co. deputy's phone stolen at Simpsonville WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | WMBF

    Simpsonville police are working to identify two suspects after a Laurens County deputy's cell phone was stolen from Walmart Supercenter. Police said a man and woman suspected in the crime were caught on surveillance footage and seen leaving in a dark colored sedan.

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  7. RAW: 2 medical helicopters, EMS on scene of apparent collision in Laurens Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    A FOX Carolina photographer captured the scene on SC 101 in Laurens County where two medical helicopters and EMS were on scene of an apparent collision Tuesday evening.

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  8. Laurens Co. DSS caring for 4-day-old 'Daniel's Law' babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | WMBF

    The Laurens County Department of Social Services said a newborn has been placed in DSS custody under "Daniel's Law." The law, also known as the Safe Haven for Babies Act, allows mothers in crisis to take infants up to 60 days old to hospitals, law enforcement agencies, fire stations, EMS stations or houses of worship during services.

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  9. The Winding Road Announces the Opening of a New Counseling ServiceRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    ... The owner, Abby Culbertson, believes The Winding Road will offer much needed services to the residents of Laurens County. "My mother has worked in the mental health field now for 24 years. I grew up understanding the importance of mental health and ...

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  10. Kindness to animals needs to be part of our cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    In South Carolina, if you starve or beat an animal to death, you are guilty of a misdemeanor and might be fined $100. For example, in 2013, WBTW reported that three women in Laurens County were charged with animal cruelty after police found more than 80 dead animals and several live ones in poor shape at their home.

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  11. Dating site relationship ends with violence & blackmailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    ... the victim. Townsend also used the victims debit card without permission. Townsend was finally located in Laurens County where he was arrested and charged with domestic violence 2nd degree and extortion/blackmail. Please feel free to submit your ...

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  12. Bennettsville police lieutenant on leave after being charged in Laurens CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WMBF

    BENNETTSVILLE, SC A Bennettsville police lieutenant was placed on administrative leave after being arrested for an incident in Laurens County, Bennettsville Police confirmed. Lt. Jimmy Horton was placed on leave without pay pending the outcome of the investigation of the charges, according to a news release from the Bennettsville Police Department.

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  13. SchoolRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    ... and Adult Apprenticeship program his organization has established in partnership with PTC, the SCTCS and Laurens County School Districts 55 and 56 Friday, March 31, 2017 Kim English, a Florida native and veteran of higher education advancement, ...

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  14. SchoolRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    ... and Adult Apprenticeship program his organization has established in partnership with PTC, the SCTCS and Laurens County School Districts 55 and 56 Friday, March 31, 2017 Kim English, a Florida native and veteran of higher education advancement, ...

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  15. Twin Ponds to open Friday after numerous delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Moultrie News

    The Belfast Shooting Range in Laurens County provides an idea of what Twin Ponds Shooting Range in Charleston County looks like.

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  16. Ethel Taylor - Ware ShoalsRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    Ethel Lena Pitts Taylor, 82, widow of Fred Lewis Taylor, of 615 Smith Street Extension, died Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Hospice of Laurens County. Born in Laurens County, she was a daughter of the late Willie Pickney and Mary Burgess Henderson Pitts.

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  17. Twin Ponds grand opening scheduled after numerous delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Moultrie News

    The Belfast Shooting Range in Laurens County provides an idea of what Twin Ponds Shooting Range in Charleston County looks like.

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  18. First Alert: Here's what to do during a tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... the day taking a look at the damage to determine if tornadoes are to blame like the EF-0 that hit in nearby Laurens County. For some, it was peeled back roofs. For others, structural damage. But they all say they're lucky compared to the home down ...

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  19. Gregory speaks on concealed weapon permit -Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | The Union Daily Times

    ... Light refreshments will be served at 6 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30 p.m. James Alverson from Laurens County Beekeepers will be speaking on Nucs and Splits. Everyone interested in bees is encouraged to attend. Clemson University Cooperative ...

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  20. this story a-oRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    Speakers from Piedmont Technical College , the Greenwood Partnership Alliance, the South Carolina Technical College System , Upper Savannah Council of Governments, SC Vocational Rehabilitation, Goodwill Industries and ZF Transmissions recently collaborated to present an overview of Youth and Adult Apprenticeship opportunities to a group that included representation from Greenwood County school districts and the business community. Jim Shelton, training manager at ZF Transmissions is pictured during a discussion of the Youth and Adult Apprenticeship program his organization has established in partnership with PTC, the SCTCS and Laurens County School Districts 55 and 56 to ensure a well-qualified workforce now and into the future.

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