Pickens County

Lee Rogers
February 16, 2020 - 8:26 pm
A Greenville County Sheriff's patrol vehicle was stolen from a deputy's residence.
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Emily Gill
December 09, 2019 - 8:04 am
Moped Driver Dead After Crash
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Stacie Bartro
November 11, 2019 - 10:18 am
School to start earlier in Pickens County next year...
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Evan Smith
September 25, 2019 - 3:20 pm
A driver of a truck collided with a gas line in Pickens County early on Wednesday morning. Now police are searching for that driver after he or she fled the scene. Troopers with the Highway Patrol, deputies with the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office, and officials with the Fort Hill Gas Authority...
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Evan Smith
August 12, 2019 - 3:45 pm
After already investing about $25 million into its new jail, Pickens County is now facing a staffing shortage at the facility, which has led to calls for salary increases for corrections officers. Sheriff Rick Clark said he would be making the request at City Council, aiming to drive up the...
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Evan Smith
July 10, 2019 - 4:08 pm
Authorities say the man who exploded two pipe bombs at a South Carolina courthouse also threw other bombs on to the roof of a county building Federal agents arrested Michael Seabrooke Tuesday after a surveillance camera caught his pickup leaving the Pickens County courthouse about the time the...
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Lee Rogers
May 27, 2019 - 10:48 am
Pickens County authorities are investigating the discovery of a man’s body found floating in the Saluda River Sunday afternoon. The body was discovered by a homeowner near the river bank on the 4700 block of Farrs Bridge Road in Easley. Pickens County officials said the body was fully clothed and...
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Lee Rogers
May 27, 2019 - 10:26 am
The Highway Patrol says two 6 year-old children were killed in a head collision in Pickens County Sunday night. The crash happened around 10PM on Highway 183 near the intersection of Concord Church Road. Jennifer Lynn Knox was driving a vehicle that attempted to pass another vehicle pulling a boat...
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May 23, 2019 - 7:16 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. – U.S. Waffle Company today announced plans to launch a new frozen food processing facility in Pickens County. The company’s $22.1 million investment is projected to create approximately 114 new jobs. Founded in 2013 by industry-experienced food production experts, U.S. Waffle...
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March 26, 2019 - 9:00 am
There are a couple of special elections in the Upstate today. The big one is for picking a new State Senator in South Carolina Senate District 6. William Timmons resigned from that seat when he went to Congress earlier this year. Running for that seat are: Democrat Tina Belge , who currently works...
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