Seneca pursues annexation east of the city limit

Seneca leaders want to grow their city boundaries by 34 acres—by annexing a city owned building and related properties. In a noon hour City Hall meeting today, the city’s Facilities Corporation voted 5-0 to pursue the annexation of its Seneca Rail Site industrial building and connected property. The building and grounds there are a joint project by the city and […]

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Westminster area accidents

Law enforcement officers report two accidents today, both of which apparently occurred near the Westminster city limits.  In one accident a driver’s vehicle hit a utility pole on 123 in the vicinity of the Seed Farm Road.  State troopers also reported a later accident with injuries on E. Main Street and Park Avenue.

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Need a job? Check out Anderson tomorrow!

Job seekers who plan to attend tomorrow’s hiring event in Anderson can expect availabilities from at least seven employers. Employers will be present from 9 a-m to noon at Tri-County Tech’s Anderson campus at 511 Michelin Boulevard to screen applications and resumes, as well as interview those seeking work. Among the employers who’ve committed to take part are Clemson Cleaning, […]

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Civil Rights pioneer Gantt speaks at Furman

Harvey Gantt, former mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina and the first black student to attend Clemson, speaks tonight on the Furman University campus in Greenville. Gantt, who enrolled at Clemson in 1963, will discuss his pioneering role in desegregation during an interview with South Carolina historian Ron Cox. “An Evening with Harvey Gantt” is free and open to the public […]

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National POW/MIA Day

Clemson University’s Army and Air force ROTC units hold a ceremony 3:30 to 5:30 this afternoon in Tillman Hall auditorium to mark National POW/MIA Remembrance Day. The ceremony will feature guest speaker Samuel Lewis, a retired Marine officer and Anderson County Veterans Affairs Officer. A 24-hour vigil will be held in front of Tillman at 6 o’clock this evening to […]

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Seneca church responds to hungry kids

A donation by members of the Seneca Presbyterian Church will feed 17 children through the Backpack Program operated at Blue Ridge Elementary School. The Adult Bible class at Seneca Presbyterian spearheaded the fund drive and encouraged all church members to contribute. The children who will benefit rely on Blue Ridge Elementary’s breakfast and lunch programs, but they often face a […]

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Bring your comments and questions

A good municipal comprehensive plan is chock full of a community’s hopes and aspirations. And the Walhalla Planning Commission invites the public to the Depot next month for a drop-in. Commissioners, along with representatives of the South Carolina Appalachian Council of Governments, will be there to take comments and answer questions. The drop-in will run from 3:30 to 7:30 p-m […]

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Two-week trial to stretch to three

Oconee Common Pleas Judge Cordell Maddox complained yesterday that a medical malpractice trial, now in its second week, is moving at “a snail’s pace” and he told the jury the trial won’t finish this week. Maddox announced that the South Carolina Court Administration has approved a third week to begin Monday, September 29th. Which means that once tomorrow’s session ends […]

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