NEWBERRY — A group of 17 Lutherans from four churches in Newberry County recently returned from a trip to the Holy Land.
NEWBERRY — The votes are in for The Newberry Observer Readers Choice Awards for our second category – Professional Services. The winners were:• Accounting firm: Daniel Maw CPA
NEWBERRY — After several months of negative operating margins, January was in the “black” at Newberry County Memorial Hospital with an operating income of $668,617 and a total bottom line of $874,555, according to the...
NEWBERRY — Community members tossed around ideas Tuesday night for planned improvements to Dr. Ulysses S. Gallman Park in Newberry.
NEWBERRY — The Newberry County School Board had a night of recognitions, students from around the district were recognized for numerous levels of academic excellence.
NEWBERRY — Changes are coming to Books on Main on Main Street in Newberry. The business is not closing and it will still sell books, but now it will share the space with a new business.
NEWBERRY — A one of a kind pottery sale is happening this weekend in Newberry as part of the first South Carolina Clay Conference.
WHITMIRE — Unity is just one of the things Mayor Billy Hollingsworth and other town representatives say will help grow and build Whitmire, a town with a rich history and an even more promising future.
Gov. Nikki Haley has declared a State of Emergency to mobilize additional state resources should they been needed in response to the impending hazardous weather.
NEWBERRY — Smoking and second-hand smoke are the single leading cause of heart disease. Smoking itself contributes to 25 percent of deaths from heart disease in the Palmetto State each year, according to the S.C. Department of Health and...
Snow left its mark Newberry County on Tuesday morning. While the snow was not sticking on the roads, the grass had a nice snowy layer.Snow covers this bench in downtown Newberry.
NEWBERRY — The Newberry County Water and Sewer Authority held a open public hearing for the Newberry Shores/Bedford Way Flow Division Project to provide information about the project.
NEWBERRY — A Circuit Court judge set bond Friday at $150,000 and ordered GPS monitoring for an Enoree woman who has been charged with homicide by child abuse in connection with the death of her toddler son in December.
NEWBERRY — Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated the month of February as Black History Month. Other countries, including Canada and the United Kingdom, also devote a month to celebrating black history.
WHITMIRE — Sue Hollingsworth of Whitmire along with the Whitmire Jaycees will hold a couponing workshop at 1 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Whitmire Community Center.
NEWBERRY COUNTY — Feb. 24 marks a special day for Newberry County Animal Control and Shelter: Spay Day USA.
COLUMBIA — Secretary of Transportation Janet P. Oakley presented the annual “State of SCDOT” to the Senate Transportation Committee at its meeting on Feb. 18.
PROSPERITY — In 2013, Newberry County disposed a total of 30,724 tons of waste, and of that 6,419.62 tons were recycled, according to the South Carolina Solid Waste Management's annual report for 2013.
NEWBERRY — Ever since Peggy Barnes-Winder was a child, her parents instilled in her the importance of having good work ethics, getting a good education and being kind to people, regardless of how they treated her.
NEWBERRY — Sharing the African culture through soul and art, the Afro-rock jamb band from Kenya, Jabali Afrika brought their enthusiasm for music and dance to the Alumni Music Center's stage on Feb. 17 for an equally enthusiastic Newberry...
NEWBERRY — Aveleigh Fellowship of Presbyterians, 1211 Calhoun St. in Newberry held “The Seven Penitential Psalms: A Litany for the Burning of the Palms” on Feb. 17.
Prosperity-Rikard Elementary School recently named its Life Skills Leaders for the month of January. Shown are, front row from the left, Cassidy Johnson, Peyton Kingsmore, and Riley Peel. Back row are Halle Koon, Kanozji Edwards, and Makayla...
NEWBERRY — Boys Farm built a new cottage on its 300-acre campus about eight years ago, and today they are expanding again with the addition of Toby's Cottage, named in memory of William Tobin “Toby” Cassels.
NEWBERRY — A seminar for the National Rifle Association's Refuse To Be a Victim crime prevention program will be conducted at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 1605 Main St., from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. March 7.
PROSPERITY — After signing on the dotted line, Mid-Carolina High School student Danton Hyman declared his intent to play baseball at Newberry College. Family and friends of Hyman celebrated the occasion Wednesday in MCHS's Media...