Mary Brooks Rholetter Turner

Mary Brooks Rholetter Turner, 83, of Westminster died Friday at Pruitt Health in Toccoa, Georgia.  The funeral will be 2 pm Monday from the Chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Long Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family is at the home of a son, Wayne Rholetter, 268 E. Bennett Road, Westminster, SC  29693.  Flowers accepted. Condolences may […]

Read more

Vietnam theme to this year’s parade

About seven inches of rain so far this month—and more falling.  However, Oconee’s veterans appear to be in line for some good luck Wednesday.  Jerry Dyar, director of veterans’ affairs, says the forecast for calls for a sunny sky and temperatures in the 60s for the annual Veterans Day parade.  This year the parade will be in Westminster, and roll […]

Read more

Veterans Day chapel at S. Wesleyan University

Plans are set for a Veterans Day chapel Wednesday at Southern Wesleyan University in Central.  A one-time battalion chaplain for U-S Army Central Headquarters in Kuwait, Taylor Kim will speak.  The chapel will take place at 10 a-m in the auditorium of Newton Hobson Chapel and Fine Arts Center.  Born in the Republic of Korea and the son of a […]

Read more

Academic lectures next week at Seneca High

A program next week at Seneca High is designed to expose the local community to current research in science areas.  The Seneca High Junior Academy of Science has made arrangements for local college and university faculty, graduate students and professionals to come together to discuss what’s current in the research field.  The program takes place at 7 Tuesday night, November […]

Read more

Clemson advisory lifted

The utilities department for the City of Clemson repealed the boil water advisory for residents of Monaco Estates.  Residents there no longer need to vigorously boil their water prior to drinking or cooking.  Water samples from the water line repair were analyzed and, according to the city’s announcement late Friday afternoon, were  found to be safe.  If you have any […]

Read more

Callers threaten “to destroy” Seneca

The aftermath of the shooting death of a young man in Seneca has taken an even darker turn.  After a policeman shot dead Zachary Hammond in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant, the city has received numerous inquiries—some of them from callers who falsely claim to be members of the media.  According to the city’s latest newsletter, the callers in […]

Read more

Pauline Smith

Pauline Bond Smith, 95, former Westminster resident, died Friday at Cottingham Hospice House.  She was the widow of C-L Smith.  The funeral will be 3:30 pm Sunday at from the Chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home.  The family receives friends from 2-3 pm Sunday at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in the First Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family is at […]

Read more

Traffic fatality was West Union mother

  This morning’s traffic fatality near Westminster was a 28-year old West Union woman.  Coroner Karl Addis says Chasity M. Buckler died at the scene of a head injury.  The accident occurred just before 8 this morning on s. highway 11 near the Armstrong Road intersection.  According to Addis, Buckler’s 24-year old sister was a front seat passenger.  Five children […]

Read more

Wet grounds mean changes for Clemson football parking

Five inches of rain in five days have forced Clemson football officials to make parking adjustments for tomorrow afternoon’s game with Florida State.  Rains have saturated grass parking areas, and Lots 1 and 2 are closed.  Lots 13 and 14 have limited capacity.  Any further updates on parking will be available on ClemsonTigers.com and through the department’s social media channels […]

Read more
1 214 215 216 217 218 1,017