NEWBERRY — The Newberry County Council on Aging has begun construction to expand the current structure by 5,200 square feet.
NEWBERRY — The Newberry Adult Education Program held its graduation ceremony May 4. The adult education program had 24 students receive a high school diploma or GED throughout the 2014-15 school year.
NEWBERRY — Three students in Newberry College's chapter of Phi Beta Lambda claimed awards at the Future Business Leaders of America State Conference held in North Charleston from April 10-11.
The Newberry County Humane Society participated in the Prosperity Community Yard Sale on April 4 and despite gloomy weather, had a very successful morning. Karen Short, vice president of the Newberry County Humane Society, shows some of the items...
WHITMIRE — Whitmire Economic Development Board member Maria McMurtury said they are expecting a large crowd for the second annual Veteran's Salute and antique car show on May 16 on Main Street in Whitmire.
Boundary Street Elementary students participated in a 12 day Reading Challenge, reading a total of 136,875 minutes. These students were the Top Readers from each grade level. From left to right are Yuvika Kumari, Lebron Lyles, Abigail Luis Sanchez,...
NEWBERRY — The Newberry County School District has made changes to the proposed 2015-16 budget, which now gives the district a surplus of $29,073.
NEWBERRY — Jonathan Dennis and Alysia Skipper were located yesterday in San Diego California.
Three Piedmont Technical College students recently received the Gene and Gwen Hancock Memorial Scholarship at the annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, from left, Antysha Simpson, a respiratory care student from Clinton; family member Tara...
The Newberry City Police Department reported the following incidents:
COLUMBIA — South Carolina 4-Hers took gold in a national competition testing teenagers' knowledge of equine science and management.
PROSPERITY — Missions of love and adopting a Haitian child in 2009 have cemented the connection between Dr. Michael and Karin White and the people of Haiti.
PROSPERITY — In lieu of celebrating her ninth birthday, Maggie Parsons held a Color Walk and chose to give all proceeds to the Smoky Mountains Children's Home and Widows Center in Sevierville, Tenn.
NEWBERRY — Newberry College has broken ground on the Speers Street School Revitalization Project that will repurpose a location that has been a Newberry landmark for more than 100 years.
WHITMIRE — Whitmire Town Council passed first reading of the 2015-2016 proposed budgets for the town and for the Whitmire Public Works Department during its meeting Monday night.
San Diego, CA — Jonathan Dale Dennis, 15 and Alysia Margaret Skipper, 16 were located by officials after a two week search Tuesday in San Diego, California.
A collision took place involving two buses near Charles Street in Newberry. One from the Child Development Center and the other from the Newberry County School District. There was one student on the Child Development Center bus and five on the...
Shown are the first grade Gallman Elementary students who read 600 or more minutes during the 10 day challenge against Boundary Elementary School.
Newberry Disabilities and Special Needs Board honored their agency nurses on Nurses' Day by presenting them with blooming plants and cards of appreciation. Left to right are Kim Willis, Dottie Price, Delois Johnson and Katrina Gallman. They are...
POMARIA — The fourth annual Old Pomaria School Festival is coming to Pomaria this weekend.The festival a way for the community to come out and have fun but it also helps raise money for a good cause.
NEWBERRY — Beyond increases related to rates, Utility Director Marc Regier with the city of Newberry said there are not any major projects in the upcoming 2015-2015 fiscal year's budget.
Instead of receiving birthday gifts for his 12 birthday, Wallace Kitchen (center) asked for money to give to the Pomaria Community Food Bank. Kitchen told Shelvy Ham (left) and Jeff Ham (right) that his family gave him more than enough, so he wanted...
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POMARIA — Each month Pomaria-Garmany Elementary School recognizes a student from each class that portrays the school wide character skill. The character skill for March is Self Control. These students were recognized as the “Pawsome...
WHITMIRE — A joint investigation between the Whitmire Police Department and the Newberry County Sheriff's Office resulted in the arrest of Whitmire man with a history of selling illegal drugs.