NEWS


11:52 am |    
Shoveling for growth
10:40 am |    
Biscuit champ crowned
10:49 am |    
Brick project grows
Council picks media company

Council picks media company

PROSPERITY — Prosperity Town Council came to a final decision regarding advertising after being shown media presentations at last month’s ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


NCDSN golf tourney coming up

NCDSN golf tourney coming up

The Newberry County Disabilities and Special Needs Board will host the Ruth S. Pugh Foundation’s sixth annual golf tournament at the Mid-Carolin...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Lesaine awarded Excellence in Teaching from SCICU

Lesaine awarded Excellence in Teaching from SCICU

NEWBERRY – Dr. John Lesaine of Newberry College recently received the Excellence in Teaching Award, an honor given annually to one faculty membe...

April 21st, 2017 |  


World of Energy hosting Earth Day in May

SENECA – Duke Energy’s World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station is hosting an Earth Day in May festival, partnering with Keep Oconee Beau...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Firefighter honored

Firefighter honored

NEWBERRY — Henry Johniken, a firefighter who died in the line of duty in 1900, was honored last week at the Fallen Firefighter Memorial at the S...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Master Gardeners holding plant sale Saturday

NEWBERRY — Newberry County Master Gardeners will hold a plant sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 22 in the parking lot of Tractor Supply Co., 2808...

April 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Wolves clinch No. 3 seed with doubleheader sweep

Wolves clinch No. 3 seed with doubleheader sweep

NEWBERRY — On Senior Day (Saturday) at the Smith Road Complex, Newberry’s most productive senior made sure to send the largest crowd of th...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Three Wolves named All-South Atlantic Conference

Three Wolves named All-South Atlantic Conference

NEWBERRY — Newberry had three men’s golfers selected all-South Atlantic Conference on Friday, matching Carson-Newman for the league lead.J...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Nick Dietrich joins Newberry College roster

NEWBERRY — Nick Dietrich from Metrolina Christian has signed to play for the Newberry College Wolves for the 2017-18 season.Dietrich, who hails ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Newberry men’s tennis season ends with 5-1 loss to Queens

Newberry men’s tennis season ends with 5-1 loss to Queens

Staff ReportROCK HILL — The Newberry College men’s tennis team’s season came to an end on Friday morning as the fifth-seeded Wolves ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Pioneers end Lady Wolves’ season in SAC quarterfinals

Pioneers end Lady Wolves’ season in SAC quarterfinals

ROCK HILL — The sixth-seeded Newberry College women’s tennis team was defeated 5-0 by third-seeded Tusculum on Thursday in the 2017 South ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Newberry handles Rebels on soccer field

Newberry handles Rebels on soccer field

NEWBERRY — Home field advantage proved to be a key factor in this season’s men’s soccer match-ups between the Newberry High School B...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE


LIFE


9:46 am |    
Bedenbaugh, Vannoy to wed
11:31 am |    
Incentive for better crops
10:52 am |    
Raising recycling awareness
Cornhole tourney will benefit Camp Hope

Cornhole tourney will benefit Camp Hope

WHITMIRE — The Whitmire Jaycees are undertaking various projects this year to encourage the community to get involved while also having fun.Firs...

March 6th, 2017 |  


New biosensor could help search for nuclear activity

New biosensor could help search for nuclear activity

CLEMSON — Research aimed at creating a new biosensor that would help military investigators search for signs of nuclear activities, including we...

March 5th, 2017 |  


NCMH’s CNO answers a calling with new job

NCMH’s CNO answers a calling with new job

NEWBERRY — Newberry’s small town atmosphere is just one of the reasons why Sally Potts, Newberry County Memorial Hospital’s newest C...

March 4th, 2017 |  


City wins Silver Palmetto Award

City wins Silver Palmetto Award

NEWBERRY — The City of Newberry has been selected to receive South Carolina’s 2016 Silver Palmetto Award.The award is presented annually b...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Suber, Lewis to wed

Suber, Lewis to wed

Russell and Phyllis Suber announce the engagement of their daughter, Natalie Ann Suber to Erik Randolph Lewis, son of Gary and Sandra Lewis.The bride&...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

Deep Winter Blues set for Hagood Mill Historic Site

PICKENS — Did you know Upcountry South Carolina was a historical mecca for the Blues?Throughout the 1920’s and 1930’s the streets of...

February 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


11:35 am |    
Beyond redemptive violence

Jesus is alive, lives in us

The same power that raised Jesus from the dead is available to us today. When we receive Jesus as our Savior, the Holy Spirit comes into our hearts. H...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Newberry continues to be one busy place

Newberry continues to be one busy place

It’s a good day when 15 barbecue teams are battling it out in downtown Newberry as they will be Saturday at the annual Pork in the Park festival...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Kindness to animals needs to be part of our culture

Kindness to animals needs to be part of our culture

In South Carolina, if you starve or beat an animal to death, you are guilty of a misdemeanor and might be fined $100. For example, in 2013, WBTW repor...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Three stories: A teacher, a family and a state

Three stories: A teacher, a family and a state

This column is about three stories – about a teacher, a family and a state. They are both historic and modern. But they are really about one ver...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Mad bombers just so 20th century

Bombing is dumb. The Age of Destruction is a foolish logic. Mother Nature is offended and is showing us that annoyance — and this will worsen as...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Nuclear power bums, bailouts and bankruptcy

You have to hand it to the nuclear industry for socializing costs and privatizing profits. Last year, lobbyists for operators of dirty, deadbeat old r...

April 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


12:02 pm
Updated: 1:03 pm. |    
Making adjustments
10:30 am |    
Shealy to attend convention
New board members named to PTC Foundation

New board members named to PTC Foundation

.neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px 0px 0px 0px; } .neFileBlock .neFile { border-bottom: 1px dotted #aaa; padding-...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


CDL training center to open in Union

CDL training center to open in Union

.neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px 0px 0px 0px; } .neFileBlock .neFile { border-bottom: 1px dotted #aaa; padding-...

June 12th, 2015 updated: June 12th, 2015. |  


SOCIAL MEDIA