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May we have a word about fire protection?

June 24, 2015

In Westminster, fire fighters are going door-to door these days to ask homeowners if they can spare a few minutes to talk about fire protection. To help ensure that the citizenry is as safe as possible from fire danger, Chief Chris Smith and his fire fighters are knocking on doors. “We still intend to make…

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“Pill Take Back Day” reports collection numbers

June 24, 2015

More than 32 pounds of prescription medication is in the possession of the Oconee Sheriff’s Office—the result of a community-wide “Pill Take Back Day” in Seneca. And Lt. Jeremy Chapman promises the almost 29 pounds of pills and nearly 3.5 pounds of liquid medication will be disposed of properly. Last Friday’s collection, at the Norton-Thompson…

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Michael Alan Muir

June 24, 2015

Michael Alan Muir, 60, of Central died Sunday at Baptist Easley Hospital.  He was the husband of Tina Caldwell Muir.  He was a pharmacist and the former owner of Medicine Mart in Seneca.  The family receives friends from 6 to 8 p-m Thursday at Davenport Funeral Home.  The funeral will be 11 a-m Friday at…

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Philip Douglas Brucke

June 24, 2015

Philip Doughlas Brucke, 46, of 304 N. Church Street, Walhalla died Friday, June 19 at his home.  He was the husband of Stephanie Brucke.  A celebration of life will be held Sunday, June 28 from 3 to 5 p-m at the Walhalla Depot.  Memorials may be made to the GHS Cancer Institute in Mr. Brucke’s…

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Timothy Hoover

June 24, 2015

Timothy Mark Hoover, 28, of 39 Gammell Street, Seneca died Sunday, June 21.  A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Condolences may be expressed online by visiting www.sandiferfuneralhome.com.  Sandifer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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Joe Welborn Hughes

June 24, 2015

Joe Welborn Hughes, 81, of 1210 West-Oak Hwy., died Tuesday at his home.  He was the husband of Evelyn King Hughes.  The funeral will be 2 p-m Friday from the Chapel of the Sandifer Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Heritage Memorial Gardens.  The family receives friends from 6 to 8 p-m Thursday at Sandifer…

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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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Calendar

  • July 31, 2015 5:00 pmChristmas in July to support Heath's Haven
  • July 31, 2015 7:00 pmConservation Theory in Concert
  • July 31, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • August 2, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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