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Haskell David Hardy, Jr.

Laurens, South Carolina Haskell David Hardy, Jr., 75, husband of Maritom Sinquefield Hardy passed away Saturday, January 27, 2024, at home in his wife’s arms. Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late Haskell David Hardy, Sr. and Thelma Hudson Hardy. David graduated from Laurens High School in 1966 and Clemson University in…

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Virginia Lee Moore Thompson

Laurens, South Carolina Virginia Lee Moore Thompson, age 89, of Laurens, and wife of 56 years to Cecil Carl Thompson, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2022, at Presbyterian Home of Clinton. She was born in Laurens County and was a daughter of George Louis and Josie Jewel Carroll Moore. Virginia retired from SCDOT and was…

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Utilities told to adjust lines for planned traffic circle

From the Wednesday, Sep. 23 issue of The Advertiser. Laurens, South Carolina – The Laurens Commission of Public Works received word from the State Department of Transportation that the traffic circle which had been tentatively planned for the west side of Laurens is on go, and the utility needed to start plans to reroute natural…

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Clinton reroutes traffic after Wednesday a.m. SCDOT incident

The City of Clinton is having to reroute traffic this morning after a piece of  SC Department of Transportation equipment used for paving turned over at the corner of West Main and Elizabeth Streets. City of Clinton has crews from Department of Public Safety and Department of Public Works on hand to assist the SCDOT in…

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