The Virus - Our Response & The Latest Numbers.
456 Cases & 9 Deaths in South Carolina; the March 25 numbers from SC DHEC:
Kershaw County: 64
Charleston County: 60
Richland County: 60
Greenville County: 51
Beaufort County : 29
Anderson County: 21
Horry County: 21
Lexington County: 20...
EDITORIAL: The State of SC Women.
It should be a priority of the next Governor of South Carolina. Or maybe even the next Vice-President of the United States, since there is considerable buzz that former SC Gov. Nikki Haley will replace former Indiana Gov. Mike Pence when President Trump wins re...
EDITORIAL - Congratulations, CHS Girls Basketball.
Head Coach John Gardner and his Clinton High School Girls’ Basketball team and staff deserves an out-pouring of congratulations for an outstanding 22-5 season. They advanced three rounds deep in the very tough AAA Upper State Playoffs, and...
Laurens County is starting to cement its reputation as a place that nurtures the young and the differently-abled.
Family Promise has opened in Laurens. The Laurens County Disabilities & Special Needs Board is thriving. And what other small community, besides Clinton, has a college, a home for...
We’re not really sure how - Grace of God, we suspect - but the new trees and gazebo at Martha Dendy Park were unscathed by the Jan. 11 micro-burst.
All around, especially near Friendship AME Church Cemetery, Jefferson Street and Beauregard Street, and Airport Road, older trees were snapped, power...
OUR OPINION: Run These Dog Abusers Out of Laurens County.
Whatever It Takes.
Short of stripping people of their Constitutional rights to due process, we should do.
The Laurens County Council is nearing budget time. It should take a very close look at its law enforcement and animal control...
The City of Clinton has received bids for the first phase of recreation complex work. This phase is clearing and leveling the land so recreational development can begin.
Well, the winning bid must be awarded by City Council vote, then the contractor can plan for the work to begin. One...
EDITORIAL -- Putting together the team.
We had a great interview with Joey Meadors recently, and came away with the information for a Jan. 8 news article related to City of Clinton Public Works.
It was prompted by reports that Meadors and the city’s economic developer Marvin Moss provided to...
A Look Ahead.
It will be the biggest vote in Laurens County’s history. No, not President Trump’s landslide re-election. We are speaking of The Capital Initiative.
The 1-Cent Sales Tax Vote on Nov. 3 will be a major issue for Laurens County. Likely, Clinton will seek funds for a Library, possibly...
DEAR EDITOR: I am 8 years old.
Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus.
Papa says, ‘If you see it in THE SUN it’s so.’
Please tell me the truth; is there a Santa Claus?
115 WEST NINETY-FIFTH STREET.
VIRGINIA, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected...