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Legacy at Hays Re-dedication & Ribbon Cutting

July 7, 2022

Legacy at Hays Re-dedication & Ribbon Cutting We had an incredible crowd to celebrate the re-dedication and ribbon cutting of a treasured historic building in the City of Clinton, SC … Local philanthropist and entrepreneur, Leonard Pitts, purchased the building previously known as Dr. Hays’ Hospital and transformed it into the Legacy at Hays Premium…

Tipsy Gypsy Consignment Boutique Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting

July 6, 2022

Tipsy Gypsy Consignment Boutique Ribbon Cutting Tipsy Gypsy Consignment Boutique was welcomed by the community on Wednesday, July 6, with a Laurens County Chamber of Commerce grand opening ribbon-cutting celebration. Located at 105 East Main Street in Clinton, Tipsy Gypsy Consignment Boutique carries new and lightly used women’s clothing, shoes, accessories, formal attire, and much…

LCCF 7th Annual Laurens County Community Enhancement Grant Program

July 1, 2022

Laurens County Community Foundation 7th Laurens County Community Enhancement Grant Program Now Accepting Grant Applications! The Laurens County Community Foundation (LCCF) is pleased to announce the commencement of the seventh annual Laurens County Community Enhancement Grant Program. Competitive grants in amounts up to $1500 will be awarded in September to Laurens County programs or organizations…

Ambassador Spotlight: Jammie King

June 30, 2022

Spotlight on the Ambassador – Jammie King Tell us about yourself. I am a proud wife of 22 years to my husband, Ashley King, and mother to an amazing 16-year-old, Aidan King. I enjoy spending time with family and reading in my spare time. I was born and raised in Laurens County and graduated from…

Ribbon Cutting for Designs by D & Friends

June 24, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Designs by D and Friends Congratulations, Designs by D & Friends, on the Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting of your new storefront location on Main Street Laurens! Now located at, 120 South Public Square in Laurens, Designs by D offers floral designs, wedding planning, and vendors consisting of 16 amazing booths. The event…

Leadership Class XXIII Graduation

June 9, 2022

Leadership Laurens County Class XXIII Graduation 38+ years of Leadership Laurens County is something to be proud of! Class XXIII officially celebrated their graduation on June 9th! What an amazing program, we are so thankful to host. Great job to the Board of Regents and program participants!

Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail Loop Trail groundbreaking

June 3, 2022

Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Loop Trail Groundbreaking What a great celebration today!!! Congratulations to the Laurens County Trails Association on the Prisma Health Swamp Rabbit Trail Loop Trail groundbreaking! We are lucky, it will be located near our office. We can’t wait to watch the progress & have the opportunity to enjoy this new Laurens…

Thomas Mechanical Heating & Cooling Groundbreaking Event

June 2, 2022

Thomas Mechanical Heating & Cooling Ground Breaking Congratulations Thomas Mechanical Heating & Cooling LLC! Thank you for choosing to expand your business here, we are so excited for your team and Laurens County! Looking forward to your grand opening!

Tipsy Gypsy Job Opening

May 31, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Let’s Saddle Up

May 26, 2022

Let’s Saddle Up Ribbon Cutting So glad the rain stayed away for the ribbon cutting celebration at Lets Saddle Up! Attendees enjoyed hearing from founder, Sharron Dillard, as she spoke about the many wonderful programs they offer, such as Therapeutic Riding, Therapies with horses, Silver Stirrups program for 50+, LSU Eagles (Veteran’s Program), Tiny Trotters…

Spotlight on the Ambassador – Cortni Motes

May 25, 2022

Spotlight on the Ambassador – Cortni Motes Tell us about yourself. I have lived in Laurens County all my life and am proud to call it home! I enjoy spending my free time on the lake with my family and friends or in the woods hunting. I have a wonderful boyfriend of three years and…

Tapestry Inc. Ribbon Cutting

May 20, 2022

Tapestry Inc. Ribbon Cutting What a fun celebration! Thank you Tapestry Inc. for allowing us to be a part of this big day! Congratulations Leslie Ann on 36 years of great success in City of Clinton, SC and best wishes for many future years of success to Megan Cauble Knight!

Data Walk

May 20, 2022

Laurens County Data Walk The SC DHEC and Ten at the Top – Upstate South Carolina Laurens County Health Data Walk, held last week was well attended and productive! Participants traveled between eight data stations to learn more details about health outcomes in Laurens County. We discussed the information shared and prioritized the focus areas…

Ambassador Spotlight – Brandie Lovin

May 5, 2022

Spotlight on the Ambassador – Brandie Lovin Tell us about yourself. I moved to Laurens County permanently in 2018 and fell in love with this area. I enjoy spending time with my friends and family, taking trips and enjoying all life has to offer.   Where do you work and what is your title? What…

Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for Find Yourself Thrift Store

May 3, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for Find Yourself Thrift Store We continued our National Small Business Week festivities with a ribbon cutting for Find Yourself Thrift Store in The City of Laurens, Main Street Laurens district. Find Yourself Thrift Store carries home items and clothing options for men, women, and children. Business owner, Michelle Tutt, and her family…

Ribbon Cutting for Carolina Waste Management

May 2, 2022

Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting for Carolina Waste Management The perfect way to kick off National Small Week, participating in a celebratory, Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting! Carolina Waste Management, LLC Services is a residential and commercial trash service for Laurens County and surrounding areas co-owned by brothers, Brown Patterson and Neal Patterson. Thank you The City…

The Brew – Laurens County

April 20, 2022

The Brew – April 20, 2022 Starting our day by spending time with local entrepreneurs, Chamber Ambassadors, and community members at The Brew is the best! This new Chamber initiative is growing, along with our business community, yay! Blake and Christie Finley highlighted and talked about their business, Southern Trade Outfitters, LLC, and asked for…

9th Annual TEAM Ecology

April 8, 2022

Protecting Our Environment TEAM Ecology is the only program in the state that teaches protection of the environment to all public school 3rd graders at an Outdoor Education Center at no cost for the students. This would not be possible without our sponsors and volunteers; thanks to you all for helping impact the lives of…

Bourbon & Bubbles Ribbon Cutting & BAH

April 8, 2022

Bourbon & Bubbles Ribbon Cutting and Business After Hours Last night, we had an evening filled with celebration and conversations at Bourbon & Bubbles Ribbon Cutting and Business After Hours in Clinton! The event began with welcomes and well wishes from our President/CEO, Amanda Munyan, the City of Clinton, SC Mayor, Bob McLean, County Representatives,…

Thornwell Child Abuse and Prevention Month Awareness Breakfast

April 7, 2022

Thornwell Child Abuse and Prevention Month Awareness Breakfast We enjoyed attending Thornwell‘s Child Abuse and Prevention Month Awareness Breakfast. What great information from guest speakers and the musical performance by the 4k Class of the Child Development Center was a special treat. We welcome Thornwell’s new President, Rev. Myron Wilkins, to Laurens County. The City…

Team Ecology 2022

April 5, 2022

What an exciting and educational week it has been for 3rd-grade students in Laurens County public schools. Team Ecology is an annual environmental education program for students as they learn about our natural resources and how to protect them. Thank you Laurens County Conservation District for partnering with us and the Joe Adair Science Outdoor…

Ambassador Spotlight – Aryele Redmond

March 31, 2022

Spotlight on the Ambassador – Aryele Redmond Tell us about yourself! “I have lived in Laurens County for the past 10 years! I moved to Clinton 4 years ago when my husband and I purchased our first home. I love to do anything outdoors (hiking, going to the lake, swimming, etc.) I will be married…

Grab A Bag SC Event

March 30, 2022

Grab A Bag SC Kick-Off We are so excited and proud to have our new umbrella organization Keep Laurens County Beautiful! We had the pleasure to partner with PalmettoPride, SCDOT, Keep Laurens County Beautiful, and Lt. Governor Pamela Evette to kick off the #GrabABagSC litter pickup campaign. The event, held at the Laurens County Airport,…

Local Emergency Planning Commission Quarterly Meeting

March 24, 2022

Thank you Joey Avery & Laurens County 911 team for hosting the Local Emergency Planning Commission (LEPC) quarterly meeting. Networking and building relationships between these first responders, educators, industry representatives, and organizations are important for the overall success of Laurens County. Participants received Weather Radios & tons of information. We love every opportunity for communication,…

Raider Creations Ribbon Cutting

March 24, 2022

Raider Creations Ribbon Cutting What a great accomplishment to celebrate! We were honored to participate in the Raider Creations ribbon cutting for Laurens District 55 High School. We look forward to enjoying the “creations” these talented students will produce. Great job Laurens District 55 team!

Ware Shoals River Cleanup

July 20, 2022

KLCB partnered with Greenwood County SC Government litter prevention and educate our youth on the importance of taking pride in our community and keeping our waterways clean! We heard from Laurens County Fire Department Chief, Greg Lindley, about the importance of water safety. Much praise to the volunteers and Children’s Escape Zone for showing up…

Trekking on a Trail with SC7

July 20, 2022

What an amazing day, hiking the @PalmettoTrail with South Carolina 7 in Laurens County! Thank you, Laurens County administration, and Musgrove Mill Golf Club for hosting Lieutenant Governor Pamela Evette and Tom Mullikin with SC7 today. We encourage you to follow SC7, get outside, appreciate, enjoy, and protect our beautiful outdoors. Check out the Palmetto…

Take Action SC Workshop

July 20, 2022

It was a pleasure to have SC DHEC come to Joe R. Adair Outdoor Education Center and tell us about their Take Action program, an activity-based curriculum supplement that introduces solid waste, recycling, and composting to kindergarten through eighth-grade students. We even participated in creating a compost bin from plastic bottles and can’t wait to…

TATT Connect “tackling Litter in the upstate”

July 12, 2022

Thanks, Ten at the Top for hosting Upstate Connect at the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce to discuss Tackling Litter in the Upstate. Great discussions were had, ideas shared and connections made. We were able to speak to many people across the update including the Urban League of the Upstate, Spartanburg, and Pickens County Environmental…

Smart Business Workshop

July 12, 2022

Recycle Right SC Thank you, Alex Miller, with SC DHEC for partnering with us and Laurens County Chamber to provide a Smart Business Workshop for local businesses! Attendees enjoyed hearing about the variety of ways their business can be more eco-friendly through the SC DHEC’s Smart Business Program.

Laurens County Disability And Special Needs Board Fun Day

July 8, 2022

LCDSNB Fun Day Thanks to the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office for inviting us to LCDSNB Fun Day! We started the morning off by talking about the importance of not littering and ways we can recycle our trash. Then we got to get our hands in some dirt by planting flowers in a recycled plastic bottle…

Laurens County Freedom Fest Parade

July 3, 2022

Thank you, The City of Laurens, for hosting the first Laurens County Freedom Fest Parade. We had a fantastic time and were honored to win 2nd place for our float. We would like to congratulate American Legion for the much-deserved first place. We the people support a litter-free Earth!

KLCB Community Champion Award- 2nd Quarter

June 22, 2022

2nd Quarter Community Champion Award The Keep Laurens County Beautiful Community Champion Award recognizes a business, organization, or individual volunteer that has initiated and/or actively engaged in an activity that has significantly contributed to the success of the KLCB program. The recipient of the 2nd quarter award is Marilyn Easter Marilyn Easter has been dedicated…

KLCB Community Champion Award- 1st Quarter

May 2, 2022

KLCB Community Champion Award – 1st Quarter 2022 The Keep Laurens County Beautiful Community Champion Award recognizes a business, organization, or individual volunteer that has initiated and/or actively engaged in an activity that has significantly contributed to the success of the KLCB program. The recipient of this new quarterly award is Roland Tim Sain. Tim…

KLCB Affiliate Announcement

April 27, 2022

Happy B-Earth day! Keep Laurens County Beautiful officially joined the KAB network on Earth Day, Friday, April 22,2022 with a B-Earthday celebration at the Chamber office.  KLCB is the 36th local affiliate across South Carolina. In addition, KLCB joins more than 700 KAB affiliations, including 26 state and several international affiliates.  We can’t send out…

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