Relocation Information

Hospitals

 

AnMed Health Medical Center

864-512-1162

800 N Fant Street, Anderson, SC 29621

 

Baptist Easley Hospital

864-442-7200

200 Fleetwood Drive, Easley, SC  29640

 

Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

864-255-1000

1 St. Francis Drive, Greenville, SC 29601

 

Cannon Memorial Hospital

864-878-4791

123 W G Acker Drive, Pickens, SC 29671

 

Greenville Memorial Hospital (GHS)

864-455-7000

701 Grove Road, Greenville, SC 29605

 

Oconee Memorial Hospital (GHS)

864-482-3100

298 Memorial Drive, Seneca, SC 29672

 

Libraries

 

Public Library

 

Central/Clemson Regional Branch

864-639-2711

(Pickens County Library)

105 Commons Way, Central, SC 29630

 

Pendleton Branch

864-646-3045

(Anderson County Library)

125 E Queen Street, Pendleton, SC 29670

 

Academic Library (Open to Public)

 

R.M. Cooper Library

864-656-3026

Clemson University

116 Sigma Drive, Clemson, SC 29634

 

Claude R. Rickman Library

864-644-5060

Southern Wesleyan University

907 Wesleyan Drive, Central, SC 29630

 

Genealogy Library

 

Faith Clayton Room

864-644-5088

Southern Wesleyan University

 

Pendleton District Commission

864-646-3782

125 E Queen Street, Pendleton, SC 29670

 

Local Area Newspapers

 

Anderson Independent

864-224-6553

Published daily and weekends

 

Easley Progress

864-855-0355

Published Wednesday and Friday

 

Greenville News

800-736-7136

Published daily and weekends

 

The Journal (Seneca)

864-882-2375

Published Tuesday through Saturday

 

Pickens Sentinel

864-855-0355

Published Wednesday

 

Police Departments

 

For emergencies, dial 911

 

Central

864-639-4020

 

Clemson

864-624-2400

 

Pendleton (Anderson County Sheriff’s Office)

864-260-4400

 

Six Mile (Pickens County Sheriff’s Office)

864-898-5500

 

Radio Stations

 

WCCP (105.5 FM)

864-654-4004

 

WEPR (90.1 FM)

803-737-3200

 

WESC (92.5 FM)

864-242-4600

 

WGOG (100 AM/96.3 FM)

864-638-3616

 

Recreation Departments

 

Central

864-639-1111

 

Clemson

864-624-1120

 

Pendleton

864-646-9226

 

Six Mile

864-868-2653

 

Boat Registration

 

All motorized boats and watercraft (except exempted vessels), including all outboard motors five (5) horsepower and greater, are required by the State of South Carolina to be titled. This includes all sailboats.

 

Call the Boater Registration Office: 803-734-3857, or obtain forms necessary for registration and titling online at www.dnr.sc.gov

 

Homestead Exemption

 

The Homestead Exemption Law provides property tax relief for South Carolinians age sixty-five, the blind, or disabled. You may apply for this exemption at the County Auditor’s office. You will need to provide proof of eligibility. If you are applying due to age, bring your birth certificate, Medicare or Medicaid Card, or driver’s license. If you are applying because of disability or blindness, bring certification from a State or Federal agency that has the proper authority to make this certification.

 

Where to Apply

 

County Auditor’s Office

864-898-5895

222 McDaniel Avenue, B-7

Pickens, SC 29671

 

Hunting & Fishing Liscense

 

Applicants for all South Carolina hunting and fishing privileges must present a state issued identification document ( or passport, if from another country) at the time of application. The same information is required for internet/call center transaction. The same identification used to obtain your privileges should be in your possession when hunting or fishing. There are 500 licensing agents throughout the state of South Carolina.

 

Where to Obtain a License

 

Walmart

864-639-2525

 

Durham’s Convenience Store (Six Mile)

864-868-2070

 

Tri-County Ace Hardware

864-654-6950

 

Online

www.dnr.sc.gov/purchase

 

Toll Free 24/7

1-866-714-3611

 

Local SCDNR Office

864-654-8266

311 Natural Resources Drive, Clemson, SC 29631

 

Marriage Liscense

 

Requirements

 

  • Both partners must appear together

  • All applicants must present original social security card or an original legal document showing his/her proper name and social security number*

  • Photo Identification (Driver’s license or passport)

  • $35 fee

 

* Additional requirements for persons under the age of 18

 

Where to Apply

 

Pickens County Probate Court

222 McDaniel Ave B-16

Pickens, SC 29671

 

There is a 24-hour waiting period from time of application. After waiting period has expired, and the license has been issued the marriage ceremony must take place in the state of South Carolina.

 

Passport

 

You will be able to obtain your passport photo, requirements, appointments, applications, and information at the following local passport offices:

 

Central Post Office

864-639-2814

1205 W Main Street

Central, SC 29630

 

Clemson Post Office

864-654-2531

519 College Avenue

Clemson, SC 29631

 

Social Security

 

Social Security (Anderson Office)

877-505-4549

 

Social Services

 

Pickens County

Department of Social Services

864-898-5810

 

Transportation

 

Airport Shuttle

800-669-6463

 

Amtrak

1-800-USA-RAIL (872-7245)

 

Clemson Area Transit (CAT) Bus

864-654-CATS (2287)

 

Yellow Cab of Anderson

864-882-3454

 

Airports

 

Oconee County Regional Airport

864-882-2959

365 Airport Road, Seneca, SC 29678

 

Pickens County Airport

864-843-5803

240 Airport Road, Liberty, SC 29657

 

Greenville-Spartanburg Int’l Airport

864-877-7426

2000 GSP Drive, Greer, SC 29651

 

U.S. Post Office

 

1205 W Main Street

864-639-2814

Central, SC 29630

Mon-Fri 9am-1pm, 2pm-4:30pm; Sat 10am-11am

 

519 College Avenue

864-654-2531

Clemson, SC 29631

Mon-Fri 9am-4pm; Sat 9:30am-10:30am

 

891 Mechanic Street

864-646-3756

Pendleton, SC 29670

Mon-Fri 10am-1pm, 2pm- 4pm; Sat 10am-11am

 

515 N Main Street

864-868-0312

Six Mile, SC 29682

Mon-Fri 9am-1pm, 2pm-4pm; Sat 9am-10am

 

Utilities

 

Electricity

 

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative

800-240-3400

 

Duke Energy

864-654-7128

 

Natural Gas

 

Fort Hill Natural Gas Authority

864-859-6375

 

Phone/Internet/TV

 

AT&T

800-288-2020

 

AT&T Wireless

864-882-4511

 

Charter Communications

888-438-2427

 

Direct TV

800-201-0337

 

DISH TV

855-287-7593

 

Northland Communications

864-882-0002

 

Verizon (Wireless Communications)

864-639-7781

 

Water and Sewer

 

Town of Central

864-639-6381

1067  West Main Street, Central, SC 29630

 

City of Clemson

864-653-2046

1250 Tiger Blvd, Clemson, SC 29631

 

Town of Pendleton

864-646-9073

310 Greenville Street, Pendleton, SC 29670

 

Town of Six Mile

864-868-0942

106 South Main Street, Six Mile, SC 29682

 

Vital Services

 

Emergency

911

 

Recycling

 

Curbside recycling is offered in these municipalities:

 

•  The Town of Central            •  The City of Clemson

•  The Town of Pendleton       •  The Town of Six Mile

 

For more information on each recycling program call

864-850-7092.

 

Social Security

 

Anderson Social Security Office

4 Civic Center Blvd Ext

Anderson SC 29625

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 9am-3pm; Wed 9am-12pm

www.socialsecurity.gov

 

South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles

 

Information on any SCDMV services may be obtained online at www.scdmvonline.com, or by visiting one of the following area locations:

 

2133 Gentry Memorial Hwy

864-878-1396

Pickens, SC 29671

Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm; Wed 9:30am-5:00pm

International Customers: NO

 

13009 South Radio Station Road

864-882-8698

Seneca, SC 29687

Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm; Wed 9:30am-5:00pm

International Customers: YES

 

Auto Title & Registration

 

You have 45 days to transfer your out of state vehicle title and registration to South Carolina. You may apply for S.C. Title and Registration by mail using Form 400 found online.

 

You must have the following to register your vehicle or transfer your out of state vehicle title and registration:

 

  • Out of State Vehicle Title and Registration

  • Liability Insurance Information

  • Completed Form 400 Application for Certificate of Title/Registration Paid

  • Vehicle Property Tax Receipt

  • Drivers License

 

New S.C. residents may use a valid driver’s license issued by the state from which you moved for 90 days, after which time you must surrender it and obtain a S.C. Driver’s License. Military Personnel (and their dependents) are not required to obtain a S.C. Driver’s License, however you must have a valid driver’s license from your home state.

 

Voter Registration

 

In order to vote, South Carolina law requires that one must first register to vote in your county of residence at least 30 days prior to the election. To be eligible to register in South Carolina you must:

 

  • Be a U.S. citizen

  • Be at least 18 years old on or before the next election

  • Be a resident of S.C. (no length of residency requirement in S.C.), this country, or precinct

  • Not be under a court order declaring you mentally incompetent

  • Not be confined in any public prison resulting from a conviction of crime

  • Have never been convicted of a felony or offense against the election laws; or, if previously convicted, have served the entire sentence, including probation or parole, or have received a pardon for the conviction

 

Photo ID Requirements

 

  • ID Card issued by S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles

  • S.C. Voter Registration Card with Photo

  • Federal Military ID

  • U.S. Passport

  • S.C. Driver’s License

 

Pickens County Registration & Elections Comission

222 McDaniel Avenue

864-898-5949

Pickens, SC 29671

Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm

 

You may also register online and download an application, or visit any participating agencies.

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