Joanna-Woodson Fifth Graders Complete D.A.R.E. Curriculum

  December 5, 2022

Fifth grade students at Joanna-Woodson Elementary recently participated in the DARE program provided by the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office. D.A.R.E. is a police officer-led curriculum that teaches children from kindergarten through…

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LPD Inaugural Coffee with a Cop Held at Courthouse Coffee

  December 5, 2022

The Laurens Police Department held their inaugural “Coffee with a Cop” event on Monday, December 5. “We look forward to more opportunities to interact with the community and hear about…

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Attorney Michael Parks joins Samuels Reynolds Law Firm

  December 1, 2022

The Samuels Reynolds Law Firm announced that Attorney Michael Parks has joined the firm. Parks received his bachelor’s degree in Finance, Insurance and Risk Management from the University of South…

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LPD Welcomes New Corporal

  November 20, 2022

Laurens Police Department is excited to announce the newest member of the Laurens Police Department, Corporal Eric Center. Cpl. Center was born and raised in Greenville County and is a 2010…

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Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd welcomes three new associates

  November 16, 2022

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. announced that Alexandra “Alex” C. Glunt, Jennie J. Steiner and Rob Tiro have joined the firm. Alex Glunt is based in the Columbia office and practices…

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Nelson Mullins in Columbia welcomes James E. Smith, Jr.

  November 16, 2022

Former member of the S.C. House of Representatives, combat veteran, and experienced litigator James E. Smith, Jr. has joined Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in its Columbia, S.C. office as a…

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Laurens Police Sergeant Receives Lifesaver Award

  November 10, 2022

Recently Chief Grounsell awarded Sgt. Andrew Spillers with the Laurens Police Department Lifesaver Award. Spillers received the award for his quick response and action at the scene of vehicle that…

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LCSO Sergeant Recognized for Saving a Life

  November 7, 2022

Sergeant Amanda Alexander of the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) was recently recognized by Governor McMaster for saving a life by administering the overdose reversal drug naloxone in an emergency…

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K&L Gates’ Charleston office welcomes new hires

  November 4, 2022

K&L Gates’ Charleston office welcomed seven new associates to the office: Mr. David Caughran joins the Charleston office as an associate in the firm’s Corporate/M&A practice group. Prior to joining…

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Attorney Evan M. Gessner joins Collins & Lacy

  November 3, 2022

Attorney Evan M. Gessner has joined Collins & Lacy’s Columbia office as Special Counsel in the Retail & Hospitality practice group. Prior to joining Collins & Lacy, Gessner served in…

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Laurens Police Department Congratulates Officers on Promotions

  November 2, 2022

Laurens Police Department (LPD) recently promoted several officers. LPD Chief Grounsell and the entire department congratulates the following officers on their promotions: Kevin Cox on his promotion to Administrative Captain…

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LCSO Trunk or Treat Serves Up Treats for Kids

  November 1, 2022

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office held their annual Trunk or Treat and judging the by the crowd it was a huge success. The weather held off and an estimated 1,000…

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Babcock joins Richardson Thomas

  November 1, 2022

Grace Babcock, a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law, has joined Richardson Thomas. She will practice personal injury including motor vehicle crashes, serious injuries, wrongful death,…

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McKay Firm continues to grow Civil Litigation team

  October 21, 2022

The McKay Firm is continuing to grow their Civil Litigation team with the hire of new Associate, Wesley Harkness. Wesley practices in the areas of Trucking and Transportation Defense, Premises…

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Historic Soapstone Church and grounds permanently protected 

  October 20, 2022

The six-acre property home to the historic Soapstone Baptist Church in Pickens County has been permanently protected through a conservation easement. In addition to the church’s leadership, partners instrumental in…

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Nexsen Pruet earns diversity, equity, and inclusion certification

  October 18, 2022

Diversity Lab announced today that Nexsen Pruet has achieved Mansfield Rule 5.0 Certification. All Mansfield-certified firms have completed a 12-month collaboration with Diversity Lab with built-in measurement, transparency, and accountability.…

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Turner Padget expands with addition of Hunter Windham

  October 13, 2022

Turner Padget announced the addition of Associate Hunter Windham to the firm’s Charleston office. Windham joins the Insurance Litigation practice group and will support the Insurance Litigation team by representing…

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