Ribbon Cutting for Sadler-Hughes Apothecary’s New Location

Friday, July 16, the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new location of Sadler-Hughes Apothecary. For over 100 years, Sadler Hughes Apothecary has been serving the community and looks forward to continuing its service at the new location, 102 Jacobs Highway in Clinton, SC. Father and son duo, Walter…

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Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for Floyd Family Funeral Home

A Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting was hosted by the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce on Friday, July 16, to celebrate Floyd Family Funeral Home. The owner, Mr. James Floyd Jr., is a Presbyterian College student-athlete alumna, and he has deep roots in the Laurens County Community. James began his funeral services career alongside his mother…

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Oscar Lee Edwards

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Oscar Lee Edwards, age 70, of Clinton, husband of Ann Coleman Edwards, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021, at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood. He was born May 17, 1951 in Clinton and was a son of the late Verdie and Minnie Black Edwards. He was a veteran of the…

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Recent Graduates

Lee Completes Doctor of Chiropractic Program at Sherman College SPARTANBURG, SC (07/20/2021)– Jennifer Lee of Clinton, S.C., was one of 23 students from around the world who received the doctor of chiropractic degree from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, S.C., at the 140th Commencement Program on Saturday, June 12, 2021. The doctor of chiropractic…

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William “W.C.” Charles Pulley, Sr.

Dateline – Gray Court, South Carolina William “W.C.” Charles Pulley, Sr., 82, husband of Brenda “Joyce” Haney Pulley for 50 years, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Mr. Pulley was born in Gray Court, S.C., to the late Conway Pace Pulley and Eunice Mae Crocker Pulley. He retired from Mount…

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Michael Henry Baker, Jr.

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Michael Henry Baker, Jr., infant son of Michel Henry Baker, Sr. and Heather Michelle Walker Baker, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021. In addition to his parents, he is survived by: a sister, Missy Denise Baker; paternal grandparents, George and Carolyn Baker of Gray Court; maternal grandparents, Homer and Amanda…

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Gary Dennis Stover

Laurens, South Carolina Gary Dennis Stover, 73, of 398 Dean Drive, Laurens, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021, after a lengthy illness. Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late J.D. and Eva Wilson Stover. Gary was a graduate of Ford High School where he excelled in athletics, especially football. Following graduation, he…

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Ribbon Cutting for City of Laurens’ “Welcome Plaza” Parking Lot

On July 14th, the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting on the corner of East Main and North Harper for the “Welcome Plaza” parking lot in Laurens. Among the many improvements to the existing parking lot is the first electric vehicle charging station in Laurens County. Amanda Munyan, Laurens County Chamber of…

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Ribbon Cutting for Riverside Garage & Tire’s Second Location

  The Laurens County Chamber of Commerce hosted a celebratory ribbon on July 14th for the Grand Opening of Riverside Garage and Tire’s second location in Laurens. Owners, Jakeh & Jessica Cooper, opened the first Riverside Garage location in 2015, and with the support of family and community they were able to open a second…

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Thelma Louise Medlock Williams

Dateline – Hickory Tavern, South Carolina Thelma Louise Medlock Williams, 86, of Hickory Tavern and wife of the late James B. Williams passed away Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Magnolia Manor in Greenwood. Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late Lude Odell and Lillie Corene Lollis Medlock. Mrs. Williams was a…

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