Pickens County Newswire (Page 8)

Pickens County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pickens County, SC. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,372 in Pickens County, SC

  1. Standoff ends in arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... said Riggs. "They then shot two chemical rounds in the bedroom." Duckett was arrested and taken to the Pickens County Law Enforcement Center where he is facing charges of Assault and Battery 1st degree, Resisting Arrest, Kidnapping, Possession of a ...

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  2. Election filing to begin July 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    A number of elected officials' seats will be up for grabs throughout the area this November as six of the seven Pickens County municipalities will see terms come to an end. Twenty positions will be on the various ballots including two mayoral races, two combined utility commissioner races and 16 city and town council seats.

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  3. Pickens Co. Emergency Management plans practice drills for shootings involving mass casualtiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    School shootings, night club shootings, even inside church walls Pickens County Emergency Management said it seems like we've seen it all with mass casualties. Now, emergency management is working with the Upstate Health Coalition, Upstate coroners, DHEC, doctors, nurses, and mental health professionals, all to prepare for what would happen if disasters or shootings hit the Upstate.

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  4. SWAT team on scene in PickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | WMBF

    Pickens County dispatchers did confirm that they were the assisting the Pickens City Police Department and SWAT team on Pineview Drive.

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  5. Fire districts discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... wide fire millage? People panic when they hear 'millage' but really, it's going to save over 85 percent in Pickens County money," he said. "There are a lot of families that come to talk to county council and they'll say something like 'I live in a ...

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  6. Pickens man sentenced in pipe bomb caseRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    U.S. Attorney Beth Drake stated that Matthew Joseph Kelly, 29, of Pickens, has been sentenced to 46 months in federal prison by U.S. District Judge Timothy M. Cain. Evidence presented at the change of plea hearing established that on Aug. 19, 2016, agents with the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force along with deputies from the Pickens County Sheriff's Office had an arrest warrant for an individual believed to be at a residence in Easley.

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  7. Councilmen eye the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    Sweeping changes have already come to Pickens County in the past year, from the consolidation of the Liberty Fire Department and the revamping of the county's animal control, to groundbreaking on the new new jail facility. "I'm in sales and marketing so I'm all about branding," said Costner.

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  8. Palmetto Basics offer great start for kidsRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... grasp and promote to the children and families they serve. As we have dialogued with Greenville County and Pickens County school districts, SHARE Head Start, United Way of Greenville and Pickens Counties, childcare centers, healthcare providers, ...

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  9. Numerous events, watch parties being planned for total eclipse in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | WMBF

    ... minutes. Students in Greenville County will begin school on August 22 after the eclipse, but students in Pickens County will start the school year early in order to take advantage of the learning experience. Clemson University is planning a huge ...

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  10. Matthew Joseph KelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    A 28-year-old Upstate man was sentenced on Wednesday after pleaded guilty in federal court to possession of a pipe bomb in January. Matthew Joseph Kelley was arrested after the Pickens County Sheriff's Office was called to a residence in Easley on Aug. 19. Deputies said while trying to serve an arrest warrant, they came into contact with Kelley.

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  11. Pickens Co. man sentenced to prison time for pipe bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WMBF

    A 28-year-old Upstate man was sentenced on Wednesday after pleaded guilty in federal court to possession of a pipe bomb in January. Matthew Joseph Kelley was arrested after the Pickens County Sheriff's Office was called to a residence in Easley on Aug. 19. Deputies said while trying to serve an arrest warrant, they came into contact with Kelley.

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  12. Sheriff's Office: Greenville Co. deputy on leave after SCHP arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | WMBF

    ... esday, the sheriff's office announced that another deputy had been placed on leave following an arrest by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.

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  13. Sheriff's Office: Greenville Co. deputy on leave after DUI arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | WMBF

    ... esday, the sheriff's office announced that another deputy had been placed on leave following an arrest by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.

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  14. Deadly wrecks kills three over weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... line and side-swiped a car headed the opposite direction. The accident occurred just after 11 p.m., said Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley, who pronounced Cobb dead at the scene from blunt force trauma. Around 8:10 a.m. on Sunday, James David ...

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  15. How Amazon plans to be your next dressing roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... who pulled another driver over and pretended to be a Greenville County deputy was arrested Monday night. The Pickens County Sheriff's Office said their deputies arrested a deputy with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office Tuesday morning after an ...

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  16. Emergency dispatch: missing elderly man with dementia found in Greenville Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    ... tanning lotion this year for something a bit more odd and a lot more dangerous: a can of Coca-Cola. The Pickens County Sheriff's Office said their deputies arrested a deputy with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office Tuesday morning after an ...

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  17. Sheriff's Office: Greenville Co. deputy on leave amid domestic violence investigationRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | WMBF

    The Greenville County Sheriff's Office said one of its deputies was placed on leave pending the outcome of a Pickens County Sheriff's Office investigation.

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  18. Greenville Co. deputy arrested on domestic violence charge in Pickens Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WMBF

    The Pickens County Sheriff's Office said their deputies arrested a deputy with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office Monday morning after an incident involving the deputy's ex-wife over the weekend. The off-duty Greenville County deputy, 32-year-old Herman William McDonald, was with his girlfriend visiting his sister Saturday night.

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  19. Education Foundation grants first round of donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Pickens Sentinel

    The Education Foundation of Pickens County donated $250 to the theater programs at Daniel High, Easley High, Liberty High and Pickens High. The Education Foundation of Pickens County funded $1,000 for a "Leveled Library" for Kindergarten through 2nd grade students at Ambler Elementary.

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  20. Billy Hagood Sr. honored by Easley Area MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Easley Progress

    According to the museum, William Milliken Hagood Sr. was born on Dec. 29, 1850, at Hagood Estate in Pickens County. He married Kate Cleveland in 1873 and the couple had nine children, six of whom survived to adulthood.

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