Newberry Observer- RSS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/ http://newberryobserver.com/ Sat, 1 Nov 2014 04:29:57 EST 1800 Golden Agers celebrated http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/150345461/Golden-Agers-celebrated Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Little Mountain celebrated Golden Age/Homecoming on Sept. 21. Members 75 and older and those turning 75 before the end of 2014 were honored guests at the Homecoming meal. Golden Agers present were, seated, Caroline... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:34:02 EST Wolverines defeat Fighting Hornets http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150383631/Wolverines-defeat-Fighting-Hornets WHITMIRE — After three weeks of playing away games, the Whitmire Community School's Wolverines defeated Ware Shoals High School's Fighting Hornets in their home game. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:21:02 EST Bulldogs defeat Capitals, record 8-2 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150380221/Bulldogs-defeat-Capitals-record-8-2 NEWBERRY — The Bulldogs had luck on their side this Halloween as they came out victorious over the Columbia High School Capitals with a final score of 42-12. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:15:04 EST Bulldogs could secure playoff spot with win http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/150346359/Bulldogs-could-secure-playoff-spot-with-win NEWBERRY — Newberry High School takes on the Columbia High School Capitals tonight with a kickoff time of 7:30 p.m. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:30:01 EST Colleges, universities joining smoke-free movement http://newberryobserver.com/news/opinion/150316729/Colleges-universities-joining-smoke-free-movement The South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative is the branch of learning for our discussion this week. Christie James, Operations and Communication Manager, will address an overview of the Collaborative promotion, strengthening preventative activities,... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:45:01 EST Tricare spending millions on medicine it is not obligated to fund http://newberryobserver.com/news/opinion/150362806/Tricare-spending-millions-on-medicine-it-is-not-obligated-to-fund Tricare spends $259 million a year on medications it is not obligated to cover and should align its policies on compounded medications with existing regulations or change those rules, a federal watchdog agency says. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:49:01 EST NCMH continues to increase quality of life efforts http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/150363157/NCMH-continues-to-increase-quality-of-life-efforts NEWBERRY — Newberry County Memorial Hospital has been conducting town hall meetings this month. As a part of those meetings, the Newberry Police Department is presenting crime prevention lectures which have been well received, hospital board... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:45:03 EST MC Lady Rebels seniors honored http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150362828/MC-Lady-Rebels-seniors-honored Arrington Taylor along with her family.Gabrielle Sanders along with her family. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:27:02 EST Sheriff Log http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/150312400/Sheriff-Log The Newberry County Sheriff's Office reported the following incidents and arrests: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:48:03 EST Newberry heads to mountains with strong defense looking to stop Tornados’ rush attack http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150347079/Newberry-heads-to-mountains-with-strong-defense-looking-to-stop-Tornados-rush-attack NEWBERRY — The Newberry College Wolves' football team plays the second of two consecutive road contests this weekend, traveling to the mountains of Western North Carolina to face off with the Brevard College Tornados. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:24:02 EST When it comes to cancer, there is always hope http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/150345429/When-it-comes-to-cancer-there-is-always-hope COLUMBIA — When a man or woman receives the news they've been diagnosed with breast cancer, the responses vary, according to Dr. Shawn Conwell, radiologist for Pitts Radiology in Columbia. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:33:02 EST MC volleyball wraps up season http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150360767/MC-volleyball-wraps-up-season The Mid-Carolina varsity volleyball team lost to Region II opponent Crescent on Monday 3-2 in the second round of the playoffs. This loss knocked the Lady Rebels out of the State AA Playoffs. The Lady Rebels finished the season with an overall record... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:25:02 EST Be strong in the Lord http://newberryobserver.com/news/opinion/150346091/Be-strong-in-the-Lord We don't know what the future holds for us, but we know the one that holds the future. There is no need to fret over what might happen. We need to live each days of our lives for the glory of God. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:15:02 EST Mid-Carolina hits road to Winnsboro for Halloween contest http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150362550/Mid-Carolina-hits-road-to-Winnsboro-for-Halloween-contest WINNSBORO — Mid-Carolina (6-3, 3-2) will take on the Fairfield Central High School (8-1, 5-0) Griffins tonight at 7:30 p.m. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:03:02 EST Wolverines look to exterminate Fighting Hornets http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150345224/Wolverines-look-to-exterminate-Fighting-Hornets WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines will battle it out against Ware Shoals High School's Fighting Hornets during Friday's region game. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:11:02 EST Prosperity council gets updates http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/150359048/Prosperity-council-gets-updates PROSPERITY — The town of Prosperity continued to discuss how to improve the downtown sidewalks at Tuesday night's council meeting. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:01:02 EST Rosemont history feted http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/150346347/Rosemont-history-feted NEWBERRY — During Newberry County's 229-year history, there have been natural disasters, military battles and outbreaks of disease. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:31:02 EST Sims Chapel Church recognizes seniors http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/150363872/Sims-Chapel-Church-recognizes-seniors WHITMIRE — Sims Chapel honored their seniors with a recognition day, tribute to (deceased): Leola Johnson, Lois Vanlue, Sandra Winbush, Marie Suber, Hattie Henderson. They also recognized their 70+ members: Albert Henderson, Ruby Sanders, Vennie... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:52:05 EST Candidates debate http://newberryobserver.com/news/community_news-home_top-news-politics/150358744/Candidates-debate WHITMIRE — The Whitmire Jaycees hosted an event at the Whitmire Community Center Tuesday evening to give local residents an opportunity to become acquainted with local candidates. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:52:02 EST Percy prepares to come to Newberry http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/150264367/Percy-prepares-to-come-to-Newberry Newberry Police K-9 Officer Percy is shown with partner Corp. Jake Huffstetler. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:22:01 EST