The Newberry County Sheriff's Office reported the following incidents:
Dr. William Buford, shown with his family, was given a Certificate of Appreciation for his continued support of the School District of Newberry County Future Farmers of America Program.
NEWBERRY — High school seniors should keep track of deadlines for applying for college financial aid. Here are some tips from Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA):
NEWBERRY COUNTY — On Dec. 6, Mid-Carolina High School students Madison Dennis and Matalyn Mills traveled to Myrtle Beach to represent Newberry County Farm Bureau at the Farm Bureau State talent competition.
GREENWOOD — Lander University will hold its fall commencement on Dec. 13, conferring degrees on 195 graduates. The commencement speaker will be Molly Spearman, the newly elected Superintendent of Education for South Carolina.
NEWBERRY — The School District of Newberry County received an Excellent Absolute Rating for the second consecutive year.
OK, kids — it's time to let Santa Claus and his elves know what you want for Christmas! Letters can be submitted one of three ways: by mail to Letters to Santa, c/o The Newberry Observer, P.O. Box 558, Newberry, SC 29108; brought by our...
LITTLE MOUNTAIN — Harpeth Rising will be playing in Little Mountain at the Antique Mall Cafe, 1528 Main Street on Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. for HAUL Productions.
NEWBERRY — Newberry County Memorial Hospital has been given re-certification from the Joint Commission for its hip and knee joint replacement program.Re-certification from the Joint Commission takes place every two years.
GREENWOOD — Piedmont Technical College will be holding two fall commencement exercises on Dec. 11.
WHITMIRE — Unity was the theme of Whitmire's annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony Friday night held in the Rail Road Avenue parking lot on the west end of Main Street.
NEWBERRY — Students, teachers and city staff welcomed the arrival of their new October Glory tree in honor of Arbor day on Dec. 5.
NEWBERRY COUNTY — The Newberry County Sheriff's Office has begun its annual Christmas toy drive to help provide toys and other gifts for Christmas to underprivileged children throughout Newberry County.
NEWBERRY — The Joint Commission has named Newberry Hospital as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for achieving excellence in performance on its accountability measures for pneumonia and surgery in 2013.
NEWBERRY — The MADD Red Ribbon Service paid tribute to Jackie Swindler as honorary guest and speaker at the MADD Newberry County Red Ribbon Service on Nov. 14.
The following students were named Awesome Authors for the month of October at Prosperity Rikard Elementary. Front Row: Grace Lollis, April Allen, Bailey Derrick, Ellison Cockrell, and Ansley Sutphin. Back Row: Rachel Redd, T'Varus Gallman,...
NEWBERRY — The following is the Newberry Christmas parade line-up. The parade will take place Saturday, December 6 at 2 p.m.Newberry High School JROTC Colors1. Grand Marshal: Police Chief Dennis Brown and family
PROSPERITY — The following is the lineup for Sunday's Prosperity Christmas parade. The parade will begin at 3 p.m.1. Mid-Carolina High School JROTC Color Guard2. Prosperity Police Department
NEWBERRY — With the help of grants, the Newberry County Sheriff's Office will be acquiring 18 new tactical ballistic vests and six ballistic hard armor plates.
PROSPERITY — Oscar F. Lovelace Jr. received the national 2015 Family Physician of the Year Award through the help of those around him.
The Newberry Observer will be collecting unwrapped toys for the Newberry County Sheriff's Office's toy drive. Drop off toys before Dec. 17 when you come in to buy a paper, go ahead and bring a toy or book for an underprivileged child.
NEWBERRY COUNTY — 'Tis the season for holiday gatherings, family traditions, including Newberry County's Christmas parades.
LITTLE MOUNTAIN — Little Mountain Town Council has passed a reimbursement policy that addresses how reoccuring bills will be paid and also sets protocols for what town council members must submit when requesting a reimbursement of their personal...
The following students were named Awesome Authors for the month of November at Prosperity Rikard Elementary. Front Row: Braleigh Kinard, Megan Norton, Da'Mia Wadsworth, and Kelby Myers. Back Row: Jada Peacock, Kadge Gwyn, Haley Patterson, Jaylee...
NEWBERRY — Newberry College has been ranked on the 2015 U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges rankings. The college earned three top rankings in the national magazine's annual report.