Anderson, South CarolinaLocal Weather Alerts
There are currently no active weather alerts.
×

News Releases

South Carolina’s Fight Against the Opioid Crisis is Unified and Strong; Upstate First Responders Take the Lead in Saving Lives

On September 6, 2018, the Office of the Governor and the South Carolina Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (DAODAS) hosted the 2018 SC Governor’s Opioid Summit. The Opioid Summit provided an opportunity for behavioral health professionals, law enforcement, healthcare workers, representatives of state and local government, clergy, advocates, and other caring individuals…

Read More

Neil Paul Recognized as a “Game Changer” by Connect Sports

Neil Paul, Executive Director of Visit Anderson, was recognized as an industry leader in Connect Sports magazine’s “Game Changers” feature in the fall 2018 issue. Connect Sports is a national, B2B magazine that provides resources and ideas to professionals and planners in the sports tourism industry. “This is just another affirmation of the great work…

Read More

Anderson Celebrates Family, Veterans, and First Responders

Anderson County, S.C. – An annual community event, Celebrate Anderson unites our County’s eleven cities and towns for a day of festivities that concludes with an evening of concerts and a patriotic fireworks celebration the Sunday before Labor Day. The Celebrate-Fun-Zone, which includes large inflatables and activities brings together families and youth for a fun…

Read More

Holt Hopkins Named South Carolina APWA Public Works Manager of the Year

Anderson County, S.C. (August 16, 2018) – Each year the South Carolina Chapter of the American Public Works Association (SCAPWA) names an Outstanding Public Works Manager of the Year. This award is given to a public works manager with outstanding initiatives, innovations, and improvements during the past three years in South Carolina. At the Statewide…

Read More

2018 Anderson County Senior of the Year Announced: Janice Ferguson

The JBC Advisory Council recognized the 22nd Annual Jo Brown Senior Citizen of the Year Award to Iva Sunrise Senior leader, Janice Ferguson. Janice Ferguson selected president of Iva Sunrise Seniors in 2017, the Iva Sunrise Seniors participation has grown under the direction of Ms. Ferguson. Janice, widow of Dwight Ferguson (married 49 years). The…

Read More

Runway Construction Closures Planned for Anderson Regional Airport: August 12, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – August 20, 8:00 a.m.

Anderson County, S.C. (August 2, 2018) – The runways at Anderson Regional Airport (KAND) are scheduled for temporary closure starting at 8:30 PM on Sunday, August 12th.  Runways are expected to reopen no later than 8:00 AM on Monday, August 20th.  All air traffic operations, including takeoffs and landings, will be suspended at KAND during…

Read More

This page was last updated Sep 17, 2018 @ 1:41 pm.