Announcements

PRTC encourages students to apply for legal scholarship

Laurens, South Carolina The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) has announced the James L. Bass Legal Scholarship, a new scholarship for students with an interest in rural communities entering their first year of law school. FRS is the philanthropic arm of NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, of which Piedmont Rural Telephone Cooperative is a member. With…

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Keller Williams One – Adam Taylor & Team Ribbon Cutting

Keller Williams One – Adam Taylor & Team celebrated officially opening their office at the Midtown Building in Laurens on February 4 with a Laurens County Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting. Many community members, including Mayor Nathan Sean and Main Street Director Johnathan Irick, came out to welcome the new business to the Historic Laurens…

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LCCF Names Lumus Byrd Jr. as new board chairman

The Laurens County Community Foundation (LCCF) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has elected Lumus Byrd Jr. as their new Chairman of the Board. Mr. Byrd has served on the LCCF Board of Directors as a Board Member and on the Executive Committee since 2010. Robin Day, Executive Director said, “Lumus Byrd…

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Floyd Family Funeral Home new owners at historic business

A funeral home first established in Laurens in 1945 has been reopened under new owner James Floyd, who wants to see the Floyd Family Funeral Home become an integral part of the community. Located at 202 Caroline Street in Laurens, the former Goins Funeral Home has been completely renovated and updated as a full service…

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