Education

Whitmire graduates 35

Class of 2008 grad delivers keynote address By Carson Lambert clambert@civitasmedia.com Raymond Austin Chick delivering his Valedictory address. The seat with the ribbon was left empty to honor the memory of the late superintendent Bennie […]

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Piedmont Tech awards NEC scholarships

Staff Report Felicia Coleman, left, accepts the Newberry Electric Cooperative Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. At right is Lynn Slater, a member of the scholarship committee. https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/web1_ptcnecscholars.jpgFelicia Coleman, left, accepts the Newberry Electric […]

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Newberry remembers deceased vets

By Carson Lambert clambert@civitasmedia.com The Newberry High School Jr. ROTC performed the advance of colors. https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/web1_mem1.jpgThe Newberry High School Jr. ROTC performed the advance of colors. Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer Chuck Ward served […]

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ServiceMaster(ed)

Business owner ready for to serve community By Andrew Wigger awigger@civitasmedia.com Blackwell Johnson is the president of ServiceMaster in Newberry. He said that, as a small business, he has the opportunity to meet every customer […]

Columns

Look who’s crying now

By Michael Reagan Contributing Columnist https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/web1_MichaelReaganColor.jpg Look which party is blowing itself up now and struggling to unify behind a single candidate. Hint: It’s not the Republicans. After all those months of worrying and complaining […]