Newberry Observer- RSS NEWS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/NEWS http://newberryobserver.com/section/NEWS Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:54:59 EST 1800 Pelion tamers: Mid-Carolina dispatches the Panthers 42-21 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50707340/Pelion-tamers:-Mid-Carolina-dispatches-the-Panthers-42-21 PELION — Instant points; just add water. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:41:04 EST Bulldogs fall to Broome, record stands at 3-1 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50705189/Bulldogs-fall-to-Broome-record-stands-at-3-1 NEWBERRY — With a game that looked to be able to go either way, Broome defeated the Newberry Bulldogs at home tonight, 41-27. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:17:02 EST Wightman participating in Stop Hunger Now this Sunday http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/50672111/Wightman-participating-in-Stop-Hunger-Now-this-Sunday PROSPERITY — It's not too late to make plans to join Wightman United Methodist Church on Sept. 21 in its fight to help the war on hunger. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:24:07 EST Vincent is ‘Pet of the Week’ http://newberryobserver.com/news/local_features-news/50669590/Vincent-is-Pet-of-the-Week Vincent is about two years old and is neutered, litter box trained and great with other animals. He is a very quiet boy that loves taking daily naps. He has been an inside cat since he was little. If you are looking to add a new addition to your... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:24:04 EST Newberry Chamber’s annual golf tourney is Monday http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/50688029/Newberry-Chambers-annual-golf-tourney-is-Monday NEWBERRY — The Newberry County Chamber of Commerce will host its 22nd annual Chamber golf tournament on Sept. 22 at the Country Club of Newberry, 414 Country Club Road. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:22:08 EST Mid-Carolina hitting road to Pelion tonight http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50669029/Mid-Carolina-hitting-road-to-Pelion-tonight NEWBERRY — The Mid-Carolina Rebels seek to extend their winning streak to three games against the Pelion High School Panthers on Friday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:21:09 EST Sheriff Log http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/50668327/Sheriff-Log The Newberry County Sheriff's Office reported the following incidents: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:21:08 EST County Council OKs firm for testing http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/50683764/County-Council-OKs-firm-for-testing NEWBERRY — Newberry County must begin semi annual assessments of ground water for landfills per the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:21:06 EST City consults financial representatives for credit rating http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/50683723/City-consults-financial-representatives-for-credit-rating NEWBERRY — No final decisions were made following a work session held Tuesday by Newberry City Council. Utility Director Marc Regier said they would reconvene on Oct. 2 as a followup. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:21:03 EST Prosperity gets a new leash on life http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/50668170/Prosperity-gets-a-new-leash-on-life PROSPERITY — After its second reading at Tuesday's Town Hall meeting, Prosperity's new leash law was enacted. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:19:10 EST Changed plans, new ideas for Whitmire museum http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/50662921/Changed-plans-new-ideas-for-Whitmire-museum WHITMIRE — Whitmire residents Maria, Marty and EJ Mcmurtury have joined with Chris Prince to bring a South Carolina bottle and Whitmire history museum to Newberry County. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:19:09 EST Little Mountain begins process of fixing zoning http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/50672167/Little-Mountain-begins-process-of-fixing-zoning NEWBERRY — The town of Little Mountain has started the process of correcting changes made illegally in 2007 to the town's zoning maps. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:19:07 EST City Log http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/50673489/City-Log The Newberry City Police Department reported the following incidents: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:18:03 EST Bulldogs take on the Centurians http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50688498/Bulldogs-take-on-the-Centurians NEWBERRY — The undefeated Newberry High School Bulldogs will take on Broome High School's Centurions at home Friday night with a kickoff of 7:30 p.m. The game is a non-conference game for Newberry. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:21:11 EST Merchants discuss facade improvements http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news/50686443/Merchants-discuss-facade-improvements NEWBERRY — Several downtown merchants are already taking advantage of the city of Newberry's downtown facade improvement program. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:17:05 EST Shots fired while Newberry paramedics were on call at Lake Murray http://newberryobserver.com/news/breaking_news-news/50688629/Shots-fired-while-Newberry-paramedics-were-on-call-at-Lake-Murray NEWBERRY — While Newberry County EMS were assisting with a medical issue at Lake Murray near Dreher Island State Parks, shots were fired at the scene near the paramedics. Newberry County sheriff's deputies responded accordingly. No one on... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:01:03 EST Newberry police seek information leading to an arrest http://newberryobserver.com/news/breaking_news-home_top/50670320/Newberry-police-seek-information-leading-to-an-arrest NEWBERRY — Sean Latrel Glenn, 25, is wanted with charges of burglary first degree, two counts of third degree arson, and attempted murder by the Newberry City Police department. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:59:01 EST Burglary suspect apprehended, charged http://newberryobserver.com/news/breaking_news-home_top/50671174/Burglary-suspect-apprehended-charged NEWBERRY — Harold Vermal O'Neal, 33, of 4 Eugene Street in Greenville has been arrested and charged with burglary second degree and grand larceny along with other minor traffic offenses as released by Newberry Police Department... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:02 EST Two golf tourneys planned for September http://newberryobserver.com/news/news/50590551/Two-golf-tourneys-planned-for-September Joe Trainor from Stokes-Trainor in Newberry and Debra Shaw from Newberry Electric Cooperative stand in front of a 2015 Chevrolet Equinox that is the hole in one prize for the No. 17 hole at the Newberry Electric Cooperative Wire/Community Care Golf... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:57:02 EST Burks, DuBose to wed http://newberryobserver.com/news/engagements-lifestyle/50641318/Burks-DuBose-to-wed Mr. and Mrs. Robert Thomas Burks of Columbia are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alice Elizabeth of Columbia, to John Cottingham DuBose of Newberry. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Eugene DuBose of Newberry, S.C. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:56:03 EST