Newberry needs a heritage museum

We are demolishing the old County Home located on S.C. 34 at the former County Farm and all the old barns associated with the farm dating from the ear...

July 5th, 2016 |  


Hooray for local papers like The Observer

On a recent visit to Newberry, my second one in two months, I picked up a copy of The Newberry Observer while staying at the Newberry manor B&B.Mo...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Thanks for the poppy help

The American Legion Auxiliary would like to thank The Newberry Observer and the people of Newberry for the wonderful assistance given to us during our...

June 30th, 2016 |  


A privilege to continue serving

As a life long citizen of this county it is an honor to serve as county councilman for District 2. It would be a privilege to continue serving as your...

June 3rd, 2016 |  


MADD urges motorists to buckle up

Safety should be everyone’s top priority this Memorial Day weekend, one of the deadliest holiday periods. We are reminded that “saving a l...

May 30th, 2016 |  


It’s Be Kind to Pets Week

National Pet Week and Be Kind To Animals Week both began Monday, May 9. The purpose of these declarations is, of course, to remind us how important it...

May 14th, 2016 |  


Thanks for your sponsorship

The Newberry County Humane Society would like to personally thank Richard Waddington (Pour Richard’s) and Tammy Folk and her staff, (Pet Styles ...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Master Gardeners events upcoming

Spring has arrived and with it come thoughts of gardening. With the weather variability and cool soil temperatures, Clemson Extension Service advises ...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Girl Scouts help Humane Society

The Newberry County Humane Society would like to thank the local Girl Scout Troop 990 for hand-making dog beds. This was a project of love and concern...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Request for SC history

Dear Readers,Good Morning! My name is Jared W. I am a fifth grade student at Harlan Intermediate School in Harlan, Iowa. My class is studying the geog...

February 24th, 2016 |