District professional development kicks off new school year

District professional development kicks off new school year

NEWBERRY — A sign outside of Newberry Middle School reads: “Whatever it takes, our kids are worth it.”That sentiment, along with ene...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


Fire scholarships awarded

Fire scholarships awarded

NEWBERRY — The Newberry Fire Department recently awarded the first two scholarships for the Newberry Fire Department Recruitment/Retention Schol...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Pokemon GO takes world by Pokemon storm

Pokemon GO takes world by Pokemon storm

NEWBERRY — Pokemon GO, a location-based augmented reality game developed by Niantic Inc., has taken the world by storm, its app exceeding 100 mi...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Haney set to coach ‘bigger team’

Haney set to coach ‘bigger team’

qNEWBERRY COUNTY — Former Whitmire Community School head principal Joey Haney has taken over as the Newberry School District’s assistant s...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Opera House volunteer training begins Saturday

Opera House volunteer training begins Saturday

NEWBERRY — The Newberry Opera House is gearing up for its new season by holding special training this Saturday for those interested in being tou...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Frick, Livingston to wed

Frick, Livingston to wed

LITTLE MOUNTAIN — Mr. and Mrs. Randell Scott Frick of Little Mountain announce the engagement of their daughter, Haylie Candis Frick of Little M...

August 10th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


The Observer collecting school supplies

The Observer collecting school supplies

NEWBERRY — The Newberry Observer is collecting school supplies through Aug. 11 at its office on Main Street for distribution to students and tea...

August 10th, 2016 |  


3 markers highlight NC history

3 markers highlight NC history

NEWBERRY — Newberry College’s beginning dates to 1828 when the president of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of South Carolina made it known...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Columbia news anchor speaks at St. Mark AME Church

Columbia news anchor speaks at St. Mark AME Church

Judi Gaston stops for a photo with the Rev. Mary Glisson of St. Mark AME Church in Pomaria during a guest appearance there.“A Heart of Gratitude...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Cannon takes over

Cannon takes over

NEWBERRY — When Newberry High School students return to school Aug. 15, they will have a new leader to look up to, but not an unfamiliar one. Ky...

August 9th, 2016 |