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Clemson to hold Charleston memorial vigil

June 23, 2015

  Clemson University will hold a vigil to remember the victims of the Charleston church shooting at 8 tomorrow night in the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts.  The vigil will include readings that reflect on the lives of the victims, followed by a ringing of the bells for each of them.  The vigil will…

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Two arrests from fight near Seneca

June 23, 2015

A baseball bat and kicks to the body are reported by Oconee Sheriff’s Office to be responsible for the injuries yesterday to a man in the Crossroads Community near Seneca. The man injured, identified as a Hartwell, Georgia resident, was air-lifted to Greenville Memorial Hospital to be treated. The Sheriffs’ Office today announced the arrests…

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Boil water advisory repealed

June 23, 2015

Residents of a Clemson apartment complex no longer need to boil water.  The advisory covering Cedarwoods Apartments is now lifted.  According to the city, water samples from the water main repair were analyzed and found to be safe.

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Evelyn Robinson

June 23, 2015

Evelyn White Robinson, 77, of 205 Lakecrest Road, Anderson died Tuesday at the Rainey Hospice House.  She was the wife of Russell “Robbie” Robinson.  The funeral will be 10 a-m Friday at the Sandifer Funeral Home.  The burial will follow in Heritage Memorial Gardens.  The family receives friends from 6 to 8 p-m Thursday at…

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David Smallwood

June 23, 2015

David Harold Smallwood, 66, of 732 Hidden Valley Road., Westminster died Mondat at his home.  A graveside service will be 10 a-m Thursday at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cenmetery.  The family receives friends following the graveside service.  Family members are at their homes.  Flowers are accepted.  Condolences may be expressed online by visiting www.sandiferfuneralhome.com.  Sandifer…

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Sewer line break near Seneca

June 23, 2015

Crews from the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority worked thru the night to contain and make repairs to a sewer line break on Reedy Fork Road near Seneca. And those repairs continue today. Bob Winchester, JRSA executive director, described the break as “fairly major” and the cause has been attributed to the age of the…

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Special Westminster meeting

June 23, 2015

A called meeting of Westminster City Council takes place at 6 tomorrow night at City Hall. The meeting begins with a public hearing on the city’s new budget, which increases taxes by 1.9 mills, to a total of 99.5 mills. At the latter part of tomorrow night’s agenda, council is scheduled for an executive session…

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Alexander extends wishes of “great success”

June 23, 2015
Alexander extends wishes of “great success”

A state lawmaker was among those who extended the wish for great success to a Seneca-based business that officially cut the ribbon last week at its high-tech office. Senator Thomas Alexander called the varied services offered by Technology Solutions on By-Pass 123 “the wave of the future.” The business, formed by Stan Smith and Richard…

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Discolored Clemson water clearing up

June 23, 2015

Efforts by the Anderson Joint Regional Water System to clear up discolored water in the City of Clemson’s system appear to be working. According to an announcement by Clemson, the pipes are now carrying clearer water to the city and university. The water has been deemed safe to drink but until the discoloration subsides, users…

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Arrest alleges attempted murder

June 23, 2015

A Westminster man has been arrested and charged with the attempted murder of his wife. Chief Dean Awalt says Scott Thomas Conquest was jailed yesterday in Walhalla, charged in an incident late Saturday night in the yard of a home on SC 24/the West-Oak Highway. Awalt says the victim in the incident was hospitalized for…

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  • July 5, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
  • July 6, 2015 9:00 amWest-Oak Young Warriors Basketball Skills Camp
  • July 6, 2015 6:00 pmAudtions for Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple"
  • July 10, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
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