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  Clinton authorities have arrested a local man and charged him with arson. The suspect was identified as Frankie Layne “Boot” Simpson, 29, of 103-B N. Bell St., Clinton. He allegedly set fire to the N. Bell St. residence after an argument with a woman living there. He is charged with two counts of...
  Greenwood man sentenced to 16 years in fatal crash   Greenwood – Eighth Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo announced Wednesday that a Greenwood man was sentenced to 16 years in prison for his involvement in 2014 crash that left another man dead. A Greenwood County jury found Carmine J. Miranda III...
  With the passing of its former President Dr. Kenneth B. Orr, Presbyterian College announces the establishment of the President Emeritus, Dr. Kenneth B. Orr Memorial Endowment: Faculty Research Fellowship.  The endowment is initially funded through a gift from Orr’s surviving wife, Dr. Ruth...
Authorities report a Fountain Inn man is in custody on criminal sexual conduct charges. The suspect is identified as Carlie James Barrett, 31, of 822 Durbin Road, Fountain Inn. He is charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct with a minor under 11 years of age, or attempt, in the 1st degree...
The City of Clinton will sponsor National Night Out TONIGHT (Aug. 2) at Oak Street Park. This festival is free to the public. Activities will run from 5 to 7 pm, including free hot dog dinner, kick ball game, playing basketball with local law enforcement officers, prayers by local ministers for the...
Republicans who want to run for Laurens County Coroner can file between noon, Aug. 9 and noon Aug. 16. Per state law, there are specific training and qualifications criteria that must be met, and the candidate must file a swore affidavit as to meeting these qualification. The new filing is required...
  Two men were arrested and charged with alleged meth possession Saturday in Clinton. Authorities identified the suspects as Brandon Dale Edge, 33, of 300 Clary St., Laurens (aka, Smooth B, Tac Mac, Jackal) and Stephen Lamar Rowe II, 30, of 502 Conway Ave., Laurens. A report said they were arrested...
The Republican challenger for Laurens County Coroner is off the November ballot. Judge Frank Addy has ruled James Hayes cannot challenge Nick Nichols for the seat in November. Addy sided with Nichols in a lawsuit that claimed Hayes did not file out his filing affidavit correctly. A hearing was held...
Authorities are reporting at least one fatality tonight at the Ware Shoals Dragway. A vehicle and debris flew into the crowd, and at least one person is dead, another seriously injured and a 3-year-old who was pushed out of the way of flying debris was airlifted for treatment. People were fighting...
The smooth sounds of Tropical Hammer Steel Drum Crafters are soothing away the work week right now in downtown Laurens. Come on out til 9 pm for music and beverages of the tropical islands.

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