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Clemson researchers designing wetlands to clean mining water

March 30, 2015

Clemson professor John Rodgers and James Castle will let the politicians and interest groups fight over the route of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline while they and their graduate students try to solve the problem of how to clean the virtual flood of water needed to extract billions of barrel of oil from the sands…

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Two Oconee road projects part of the plan

March 30, 2015

Two state road projects for Oconee County are part of the plan that DOT is putting together for next year. A total of $1.3 million is being allocated for work on two state roads—one is the Burns Mill Road at West Union and the other…

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Southern Wesleyan counts 13 inductees

March 30, 2015

Southern Wesleyan University inducted 13 new members into the South Carolina Chapter of Alpha Chi. Founded in 1922, Alpha Chi is a national honor society that promotes academic excellence and exemplary character. Membership is limited to the top 10% of the senior class and the…

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Arrest made in Crossroads-Townville burglaries

March 30, 2015

A 37-year old Townville man has been arrested and charged with two home burglaries in southern Oconee County. Law enforcement authorities have identified William Jarred Richardson as having been arrested…

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Athlete with local ties commits to LSU

March 30, 2015

Jonathan Gettys, a junior left-hander with the Gainesville, GA Red Elephants baseball team and most valuable pitcher in the Pan American Games last summer, committed to collegiate baseball powerhouse¬†Louisiana State…

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Three house fires this morning

March 30, 2015

On a rainy, thundering morning Oconee fire fighters are attending to three home fires. They are reported on Durham Brown Road near Seneca, the Greenfield Road near Westminster, and Jocassee…

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Calendar

  • March 31, 2015 7:00 pmLifetree Cafe
  • April 5, 2015St. Luke UMC "All Things New" Services
  • April 10, 2015 8:00 amShiloh Baptist Church HUGE Indoor Yard Sale and Hot Dog Sale
  • April 11, 2015 8:00 amThe Rockin U Soccer Tournament
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