Horace Sease received an honorary life membership in Lutheran Men in Mission on Sept. 21 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Newberry. Presenting the award are Ricky Long, president of Bethany LMM, and Pastor Bob McCollum.
Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union.
PROSPERITY — Experience from a former camp led Wilton Dennis to what has now become a large part of his life at Camp Horseshoe in Prosperity.
LITTLE MOUNTAIN — A Little Mountain woman was charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature last week after she stabbed her boyfriend with a knife.
NEWBERRY — Although she has never run for political office, Ginny Deerin decided to run for S.C. Secretary of State as a Democrat to help fix the office and to encourage women to run.
Nancy Lou Anderson-Glasgow '70 was the first African-American student at Newberry College. She is pictured with one of the students from the Call Me Mister program.
NEWBERRY — What started out as a mere dream years ago, developed into a prosperous outreach to the community in the field of the arts.
Hunter McCullough, a 10th grade student at Whitmire Community School, attended the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick sectionals held Oct. 18. After placing first at the Newberry NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition, he went on to place first in the sectionals at...
PROSPERITY — Wightman United Methodist Church has geared up for the Halloween season with its third annual pumpkin patch located at 302 N. Main St. in Prosperity at the walking track.
NEWBERRY — Since August 2011, readers of The Newberry Observer have been following developments in the convoluted estate of legendary entertainer James Brown. One thing is clear: James Brown intended to leave his music empire to an education...
NEWBERRY — The president of Newberry College presented a message of concentration and giving it your all to the members of the Touchdown Club and student athletes on Monday night.
NEWBERRY — Newberry College fraternity Tau Kappa Epsilon is taking part in their first annual “No Shave November,” a creative fundraiser to help raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
LITTLE MOUNTAIN — The Heartfelt Stitches Community Prayer Shawl ministry recently completed some four dozen prayer shawls and have asked the Rev. Fred Suhr, pastor of Christus Victor Lutheran Church in Harbison, for distribution.
PROSPERITY — Who knew that completing your own tattoo could lead to a new business?That is exactly what happened for friends Ben Buchanan and Rich Mathers with the opening of Think Ink SC.
NEWBERRY — Newberry County Auditor Donna Lominack has officially set the 2014 tax levy for all county and school bonded indebtedness purposes. She presented the Newberry County Council with a total of 381 mills for both county and school...
NEWBERRY — Community members had the chance to hear the life lessons of others as the Insiders spoke Tuesday night at the Newberry Police Department.
NEWBERRY — Newberry County residents will have a chance to see what job opportunities lie just around the corner when the Newberry County Chamber of Commerce's Workforce Development Council sponsors a Newberry County Job Fair on Oct.
PROSPERITY — The Newberry High School Bulldogs advanced to 6-2, and the Mid-Carolina High School Rebels fell to 5-3 after a lopsided rivalry game on Friday night.
NEWBERRY – The Newberry County Sheriff's Department has issued an advisory warning residents of computer hacking that is taking place in the area.According to a Nixle alert issued Saturday morning:
PROSPERITY — The Newberry High School Bulldogs advance to 6-2 and the Mid-Carolina High School Rebels fall to 5-3 after a lopsided rivalry game.
WHITMIRE — Fourth graders got special help preparing for their field trip to Cherokee, N.C., when USC-Union dean of students, Dr. Alice Taylor-Colbert, brought her expertise and artifacts to Whitmire Community School.
WHITMIRE — Since Whitmire Community School is in such a rural area, Coach Jarrod King organizes an annual Walk at School Day, in lieu of Walk to School Day.
WHITMIRE — On Oct. 3, Whitmire Community School held its annual youth night, following a Whitmire tradition at Whitmire honor the future Wolverines.
LITTLE MOUNTAIN — The town of Little Mountain is looking to prevent a traffic fatality on the intersection of S.C. 76 and S.C. 202 because of so many people breaking traffic laws in that area.
NEWBERRY — Many years ago animals served us with the necessary goods to live. Families relied on animals for goods on their farms. They had cows, chickens, turkeys and other animals, all of which relied on a mutual dependency for...