Chilling details emerge following UGA suspect Jose Antonio Ibarra’s arrest after student Laken Hope Riley found deadThe US Sun 2 DAYS AGO
Taste the Blaze: Anderson's Scorching Reaper PenneMicheal KnightNewsBreak Contributor
Good Samaritan Injured Helping Truck Driver in HartwellNow HabershamNewsBreak Contributor
Royston Grocery Store Destroyed in Massive FireNow HabershamNewsBreak Contributor
Multiple Arrests Made in South Carolina Over the Past Few DaysGreenville Daily BugleNewsBreak Contributor
First Murder of the Year in Athens: Investigation UnderwayNow HabershamNewsBreak Contributor
Anderson's Pizza Paradise: The 3 Pizzas You Can't Miss
This article presents three remarkable pizzerias located in Anderson. Have you had the chance to taste their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Soccer Game Preview: Elbert County vs. Rabun County
Elbert County is 2-8 against Rabun County since March of 2017 but they'll have a chance to close the gap a little bit on Wednesday. The Elbert County Blue Devils will head out on the road to face off against the Rabun County Wildcats at 5:30 p.m. Expect the scorekeeper to be kept busy: if their previous games are any indication, both teams will really light up the scoreboard.
Georgia’s Heaton notches second Lake Hartwell win at Phoenix Bass Fishing League event
ANDERSON, S.C. – Boater Max Heaton of Hartwell, Georgia, caught a five-bass limit weighing 19 pounds, 10 ounces, Saturday to win the MLF Phoenix Bass Fishing League (BFL) Presented by T-H Marine on Lake Hartwell. Hosted by the Anderson Convention & Visitors Bureau, the tournament was the second event of the season for the BFL Savannah River Division. Heaton earned $3,632 for his victory.
Dirt roads safe, thanks to Mr. Robert
Robert Lee Turner, affectionately known as Mr. Robert by residents, spends much of his day on a road grader, scraping dirt roads throughout Oglethorpe County. Turner is technically part time, but often works full days. (Abby Peacock/The Oglethorpe Echo) The following story is reprinted with permission from The Oglethorpe Echo.
Georgia man falls into quarry, dies, coroner confirms
A man has died after officials say he fell into a quarry.
Area briefs: Oconee GOP meets, Madison Co Commission convenes
Barrow County Sheriff Jud Smith is endorsing legislation pushed by Athens state Rep Houston Gaines.
4 The Record: Anderson events
ANDERSON, S.C. — Representatives from Anderson Follies and the Rotary Club of Greater Anderson will discuss the work they do in our community and the events they have ahead in March. Watch part 1 above and the rest of the program below:
Hartwell, February 28 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The East Jackson Comp. High School soccer team will have a game with Hart County High School on February 28, 2024, 18:00:00 CST. Building the Complete Soccer Athlete: Train Like a Pro!.
Upstate agriculture program holds maternity shoot for ‘beloved’ pig
ANDERSON, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Anderson Districts I & II Career and Technology Center’s (ACTC) agriculture program held a “maternity” photoshoot for their beloved pig, Darla. In a post, the school said Darla is officially on baby watch and due on Tuesday, Feb. 27. While counting down...
Lavonia Arbor Day Honors Late Margaret Ayers’ Love of Animals
The Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter now has a new tree growing in front of the soon-to-be-open adoption wing in honor of the late Margaret Ayers. Last Thursday, the City of Lavonia celebrated Arbor Day by planting a red Japanese Maple at the shelter in Ayers’ memory. Dozens of shelter...
The Mystery Behind The Georgia Guidestones Solved…in Iowa!
Discover the surprising Iowa connection to the mysterious Georgia Guidestones and unravel the secrets behind America’s Stonehenge. #MysteryUnraveled #GeorgiaGuidestones #Iowa. Fort Dodge, Iowa – In the small town of Elberton, Georgia, a mysterious monument called the Georgia Guidestones once stood, drawing curious visitors for over four decades. These stones,...
Area briefs: week one of early voting extends to Saturday, Elbert Co plans to honor Hardman
The Banks County School Board names a new principal for Banks County High School.
How Jack Wyland set a state record and four other things that stood out at the SCHSL finals
Here are five of the Upstate wrestlers who stood out Saturday at the individuals state championships held at the Anderson Convention Center. Bianca Connell, Mauldin This wrestling thing is going to work out just fine for Bianca Connell. ...
How Woodruff's June Welch lifted girls high school wrestling as South Carolina state champ
ANDERSON — Perhaps the best example of recent growth in South Carolina high school girls wrestling is Woodruff senior June Welch. She won a state championship two years ago at individuals and another Saturday at the Anderson Convention Center. Her first was in the boys division. Her second was in the girls division, finally sanctioned by the South Carolina High School League, and that one was arguably more difficult. ...
Lavonia Chamber Honors Local Businesses, Volunteers at Awards Banquet
The Lavonia Chamber of Commerce paid tribute last week to local business leaders and citizen volunteers who had made a significant impact on the economy and community as a whole at their annual Chamber Banquet. The Banquet took place Tuesday evening, February 6, at the Lavonia Train Depot. Chamber president...
The gas price fluctuate between $2.81 and $3.09 in Abbeville as of 2024-02-26. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Week Two of Advance Voting Begins Today for Presidential Preference Primary
Today marks the start of week two of Advance Voting ahead of the Presidential Preference Primary on March 12. As of Friday afternoon, 164 voters had cast early ballots in Franklin County according to Elections Supervisor Tracie Creason. Voters in Franklin County who choose to vote early will go to...
Good Samaritan Injured Helping Truck Driver in Hartwell
A good Samaritan was seriously injured Wednesday night while trying to help a pickup truck driver near Hartwell. According to state troopers, a Chevy Avalanche traveling south on GA 8 attempted to turn onto Elizabeth Road and lost part of its load. A Toyota 4-Runner northbound on GA 8 struck Ray Burt of Hartwell, who had exited his vehicle and was standing in the roadway, helping the pickup truck driver clear the road.
Increased risks of fire in parts of Northeast Georgia due to weather conditions
FRANKLIN/HART/ELBERT, G.C. (FOX Carolina) - The National Weather Service has issued a special alert in parts of Northeast Georgia due to an increased risk of fires on Saturday. An increased fire danger alert is in effect this afternoon until 7 p.m. across Franklin, Hart, and Elbert Counties. Officials advise residents...
Frank: Beautiful Young Siamese Cat Available at Hart Co Humane Society
Frank is a super sweet 18-month-old male Siamese. When a rescuer began trapping feral cats so they could be fixed and released she quickly realized this frightened kitty wasn’t feral but just trying to survive. Frank enjoys being petted and loved on but is fearful of being picked up....