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Obituaries 12-8-2021

Betty Gossett, Keith “Doc” Jennings, Tony Gilreath, Tim Fitzgerald, Connie Elaine Burgess, Jerry T. Singleton, Grayson Miller, Donna Johnson, Mary Etta Hill Beckman Mary Etta Hill Beckman Mary Etta Hill Beckman, of Anderson, 79,...

Anderson School District One to present impact fee study to County Council Thursday

Results of an Impact Fee Study recently conducted by Fiscal, Economic and Planning consulting firm TischlerBise for Anderson School District One will be presented...

KidVenture closed for construction of splash pad

Beginning Monday, December 13th, the KidVenture playground in Anderson will be closed to the public. Anderson County Council recently approved a $2.3M contract with...

German company buys Belton firm

Leadec, a German company that services factories, has acquired Industrial Maintenance & Services of Belton Inc., an electrical and mechanical contractor serving the Upstate...

For the Record – Dale Harper

The recent death of former Palmetto High teacher and clergyman Dale Harper has brought a number of comments and letters from our readers. One...

Rep. Duncan Commends Federal Judge Blocking Contractor Vaccine Mandate

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following statement regarding the nationwide halt to the Biden Administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate on federal contractors: “The nationwide injunction...

Jingle Bell Rock canceled

The Mill Town Players holiday production of Jingle Bell Rock has been canceled due to another cast member testing positive for COVID, bringing the...

QRV paramedic checks for injuries – Highway 20

A paramedic with QRV 12 checks for injuries at the scene of a wreck Sunday afternoon. The wreck happened on Highway 20 near Crawford...

Drivers injured in two vehicle accident – Highway 8

A West Pelzer firefighter inspects one of two vehicles involved in a wreck Saturday night. It happened on Highway 8 near Stoneybrook Road. Both...

AAA urges caution when viewing holiday lights by car

Enjoying holiday lights from your car is a great way to get into the holiday spirit, but it can also be extremely dangerous if...

Powdersville holds first Christmas Parade

The first annual Powdersville Christmas parade was held Saturday. Several hundred people turned out and lined Hood Road and the parking lots around the...

Two injured – Highway 20

Piedmont firefighters work at the scene of a wreck Friday afternoon. It happened at the intersection of Highway 20 and Highway 86. Two people...

Work to extinquish fire – McMahan Mille Road

Firefighters from Piedmont work to extinguish a building fire Friday. South Greenville also assisted. The building off McMahan Mill Road was a total loss....

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Drivers injured in two vehicle accident – Highway 8

A West Pelzer firefighter inspects one of two vehicles involved in a wreck Saturday night. It happened on Highway 8 near Stoneybrook Road. Both...

Two injured – Highway 20

Piedmont firefighters work at the scene of a wreck Friday afternoon. It happened at the intersection of Highway 20 and Highway 86. Two people...

Vacant mobile home burns – Brown Road

A vacant mobile home was destroyed by fire late Wednesday night on Brown Road. Firefighters from Whitefield, Broadway, and Rock Springs responded to the...

Two people injured – Bessie Road

Piedmont firefighters await state troopers at the scene of a two vehicle wreck Sunday morning. It happened at the intersection of Bessie Road and...

No injuries – Highway 81

Several people escaped serious injury after a two vehicle wreck on Highway 81 near Old Williamston Road Friday afternoon. Wren and Powdersville firefighters responded...

Two vehicle wreck – Highway 178 and Six and Twenty Road

Several people were injured in a two vehicle wreck Thursday night at the intersection of Highway 178 and Six and Twenty Road. Walker -...

Investigate collision – Hwy. 247

Medshore Ambulance Service personnel along with Friendship firefighters work at the scene of a wreck on Highway 247 Thursday afternoon. Two vehicles collided at...

CORONAVIRUS

SCDHEC Weekly Update – Dec. 1, 2021

On Wednesday (Dec.1) DHEC reported 488 new cases and 318 probable new cases of the coronavirus COVID-19. There were 10,591 molecular test results reported...

SCDHEC – No COVID-19 Omicron variant cases in SC

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has issued the following statement on the COVID-19 Omicron variant: DHEC is closely monitoring the emerging...

SCDHEC Update Nov. 23, 2021

On Tuesday (Nov. 23) DHEC reported 331 new cases, 99 probable cases and 7 COVID related deaths. There were 10.981 molecular test results reported and...

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