Pickens County Newswire (Page 7)

Pickens County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pickens County, SC. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 3,212 in Pickens County, SC

  1. Campgrounds, RV parks along eclipse route say they're booked fullRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | WMBF

    It's nothing short of beautiful and peaceful in one spot off Highway 183 in Pickens County. And apparently, that same spot has been attracting visitors like moths to a flame, for months now.

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  2. Eclipse watchers may not feel instant eclipse blindness.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    It's nothing short of beautiful and peaceful in one spot off Highway 183 in Pickens County. And apparently, that same spot has been attracting visitors like moths to a flame, for months now.

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  3. SDPC names Teacher, Support Employee of the Year for the 2017-2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    Barrett Rampey, a technology assistant at Liberty Elementary School, is the new Support Employee of the Year. At left is Danny Merck, superintendent of the School District of Pickens County.

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  4. rPCSO asks SLED to look into man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... of an Easley man while in police custody has been turned over to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley said 42-year-old Randall Dale Scruggs of Easley died from "asphyxia from aspiration of hemorrhagic ...

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  5. Scott Smith, the Director of Pickens Co. Emergency Services.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    Pickens County emergency managers are planning for crowds of people at Table Rock State Park to view Monday's total solar eclipse, and safety is a big concern. Emergency managers say this historic event could be dangerous for those unfamiliar with the area, so first responders are preparing in case of emergency.

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  6. County lands new industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    Thirty new jobs are headed to the Upstate following the announcement that Safeplast NA, a manufacturer and provider of hose protectors and hose binding products, is launching a new facility to be constructed in the Pickens County Commerce Park. Previously referred to only as "Project Sod" by Pickens County Council, the company was finally revealed at an event on Tuesday along with the news of the upcoming construction of a new 30,000-square-foot facility that will function as the company's North American headquarters.

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  7. State police investigate man's death in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KRON 4

    State police in South Carolina are investigating the death of a man who was struggling with sheriff's deputies during an arrest earlier this year. Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark said in a news release that he's asked the State Law Enforcement Division to investigate the May 28 death of 42-year-old Randall Dale Scruggs of Easley.

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  8. Canada-based company to build US headquarters in Pickens CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | WMBF

    Pickens County Council said a Canada-based company is launching its new US manufacturing headquarters in Pickens County as part of a $4.3 million. Officials said SafeplastNA's investment, which had previously been referred to as "Project Sod," will be used to build a new 30,000-square-foot facility and create 30 jobs.

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  9. Oops? Trump retweets critic saying 'he's a fascist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... Upstate man was sentenced to prison time on Monday in connection with a child pornography investigation. The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  10. Department of Justice pursuing information on Trump opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... Upstate man was sentenced to prison time on Monday in connection with a child pornography investigation. The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  11. Coach carries student with new shoes to bus in the rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... State House Monday evening. Organizers will have a rally called "Columbia stands with Charlottesville." The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  12. Girl, 13, killed as car plows into French pizzeria, brother injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... calling for the Nature Boy's fans to pray for him after he was admitted to the hospital over the weekend. The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  13. Charlottesville driver was accused of beating his motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... calling for the Nature Boy's fans to pray for him after he was admitted to the hospital over the weekend. The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  14. Watch what happens during a total solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... calling for the Nature Boy's fans to pray for him after he was admitted to the hospital over the weekend. The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  15. Coroner: Investigation underway after Upstate man's homicide in law enforcement custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The coroner said 42-year-old Randall Dale Scruggs was pronounced dead at Cannon Memorial Hospital just after 4 p.m. on May 28. Scruggs suffered asphyxia from aspiration of gastric contents from thoracic/abdominal compression while in custody, the coroner said.

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  16. Police: Girl, 8, killed as car plows into French pizzeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... calling for the Nature Boy's fans to pray for him after he was admitted to the hospital over the weekend. The Pickens County Coroner's Office said the death of an Easley man in law enforcement custody in May has been ruled a homicide. The Pickens ...

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  17. Pickens County students graduate from the SCGSAHRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    Six students from Pickens County were among the 102 who graduated from the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities in Greenville. Graduates include Hagen Curtis Bell, Olivia Kathleen Feltus, Olivia Grace St. Peter and Ying Lauren Xu, who all attended D.W. Daniel High School prior to being selected for the Governor's School; Caroline Leslie Ann Campion, who previously attended Easley High School; and Sydnie Hunter Krebs, who previously attended South Carolina Connections Academy.

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  18. NARCAN training for PCSORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    Deputies with the Pickens County Sheriffs Office underwent a specialized training class on Friday on the opioid overdose reversal medication, commonly referred to as NARCAN. The two-hour class is part of "Project LEON," which stands for Law Enforcement Officers Naloxone.

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  19. Camp iRock about much more than readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Easley Progress

    ... iRock, he or she is engaged in activities that are thoughtfully created to build him or her up. The folks at Pickens County YMCA are summer camp experts. From camp songs and chants, to crazy names like "The Tarantulas" and "Ninja Warriors," our Camp ...

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  20. A tree limb fell and injured a child in Palmetto Dunes Resort. His family has filed a lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The Palmetto Dunes Property Owners Association should have known a tree in its resort posed a danger before a limb broke off and fell on a 10-year-old boy, resulting in over $285,000 in medical expenses, a lawsuit alleges. The suit, filed July 28 in Beaufort County Circuit Court, said the son of Christopher and Heather LeCroy, who are residents of Pickens County, was walking with a friend along a leisure path in Palmetto Dunes Resort in April 2014 when a loblolly pine tree limb fell about 50 feet, landing on the child's buttocks, back and lower portion of the right leg.

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