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  1. Brother, nephew of stockade escapee charged in case3:44 pmRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Pickens Sentinel

    The brother and nephew of a man who escaped from the Pickens County Stockade were arrested July 16 and charged with harboring an escaped convict, according to the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. Liberty man sentenced for sex crime in church parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | FOX Carolina

    A Liberty man was sentenced on Wednesday after a Pickens County jury convicted him of sexually assaulting a 3-year-old child.

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  3. Pickens County hires new county administrator2:30 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    Pickens County Council unanimously approved hiring Matthew Delk as the new Pickens County administrator during a called meeting on July 24. Delk will join the staff on Aug. 25. Pickens County Council unanimously approved hiring Matthew Delk as the new Pickens County administrator during a called meeting on July 24. Delk will join the staff on Aug.

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  4. Pickens County educator joins team to shape SC math standards2:06 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    Janice Ward, the Coordinator of Secondary Education for the School District of Pickens County, was one of 19 educators selected by the South Carolina Department of Education to help write the new state math standards.

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  5. Easley home to two-time gold medal winner10:22 amRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Pickens Sentinel

    Only a handful of Pickens County residents might know there is a two-time gold medal winner living in their midst.

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  6. Clemson Police: Missing man found dead in Lake HartwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... at the border of Pickens and Oconee counties along Highway 23 later in the day by family, according to Dixon. Pickens County Coroner Deputy Coroner Gary Duncan identified the man as James Davis, 50, of Clemson. Davis' body was taken to the hospital ...

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  7. Blue Ridge Fest raises $172,000 for...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    ... Co-op employees David Collins, Tony Kelley and Ann Garren present a Blue Ridge Fest check for $13,000 to Pickens County Meals on Wheels. Accepting the check are Executive Director Meta Bowers and Sam Wyche, board member. Also on hand for the ...

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  8. Clemson police investigate after missing man found dead in Lake HartwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | FOX Carolina

    Clemson Police Chief Jimmy Dixon said they are investigating after a man reported missing was found dead in Lake Hartwell. His body was found in Lake Hartwell at the border of Pickens and Oconee counties along Highway 23 later in the day by family, according to Dixon.

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  9. US court: Va. gay marriage ban unconstitutionalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Free Republic

    ... presentative, South Carolina, 1972-1978 Private practice, Pickens, South Carolina, 1973-1992 County attorney, Pickens County, South Carolina, 1986-1992 Judge, South Carolina Circuit Court, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, 1992-2003

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  10. SDPC grads awarded scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Pickens Sentinel

    Seven graduates of the class of 2014 have earned the School District of Pickens County Teacher Forum Educational Scholarship.

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  11. Brother, nephew of stockade escapee charged in case9:12 amRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Easley Progress

    The brother and nephew of a man who escaped from the Pickens County Stockade were arrested July 16 and charged with harboring an escaped convict, according to the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. SDPC grads awarded scholarships9:07 amRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Pickens Sentinel

    Seven graduates of the class of 2014 have earned the School District of Pickens County Teacher Forum Educational Scholarship.

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  13. Easley home to two-time gold medal winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Easley Progress

    Only a handful of Pickens County residents might know there is a two-time gold medal winner living in their midst.

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  14. Greenville Co. homeowners pay state's lowest insurance rates, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | FOX Carolina

    ... nine of the top 10 are Upstate counties, with Spartanburg County at number 3, Oconee County at number 4 and Pickens County rounding out the top 5. This comes as no surprise as the area is far away from the large storms that come in off the Atlantic. ...

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  15. Easley home to two-time gold medal winner10:35 amRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Easley Progress

    Only a handful of Pickens County residents might know there is a two-time gold medal winner living in their midst.

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  16. Pickens Resident Arrested for Allegedly Harboring Internet Porn of Minors Commits SuicideRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Fetch Your News

    ... of Child Pornography). The arrest was made after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and the Pickens County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at Rodriguez's residence where evidence of child pornography was located. At that location, ...

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  17. SDPC, county, Clemson settle TIF lawsuit7:31 am | 0Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Pickens Sentinel

    The School District of Pickens County has reached a settlement with the City of Clemson and Pickens County regarding the Tax Increment Financing lawsuit.

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  18. Escaped stockade inmate back in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Pickens Sentinel

    The Pickens County Sheriff's Office arrested James Christopher Townsend on Wednesday afternoon following an anonymous tip that he was at a residence in the Easley community.

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  19. 18th annual Ride for the Child a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... Reese of The Parenting Place. "We raised $10,080 which is going to help some needy families and children in Pickens County. Some of the winners of the hands in the poker run actually turned around and donated part of their winnings back. It was just ...

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  20. Out & AboutRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... 864-878-6421, visit www.cityofpickens.com or www.historicpickens.com for more information. Arts Council of Pickens County meets at 7:30 p.m. the third Monday of each month at Starving Artist Cafe, 114 NW Main St. in Easley. The group is open to ...

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