Early morning holdup

Sheriff Mike Crenshaw says the robber who held up the West Union McDonald’s wore a Halloween mask and got away with an undisclosed amount of money.  The robbery was reported around 3 o’clock this morning.  It’s believed the robber got away on foot.    

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Graham accepts “No Labels” invitation

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Senator Lindsey Graham has accepted an invitation to appear alongside other candidates for President next week at an event sponsored by an organization that seeks to solve the country’s major problems—regardless of party affiliation.  The event is planned by the group “No Labels” for Monday in Manchester, New Hampshire.  There, Republican Graham is to take part in the company of […]

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The Botanical Garden weathers the storm

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A flood two years ago wreaked havoc on the South Carolina Botanical Garden at Clemson.  But that venue escaped last weekend’s historic storm—relatively unscathed.  On July 11, 2013, in just a few hours, more than 11 inches of rain fell.  Sixty-four million gallons of water rose out of the Duck Pond and blasted thru the Natural Heritage Garden Trail.  But […]

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Public presentation in Walhalla

Those working on a Walhalla master plan invite the public for a presentation at 6 tonight at Old St. John’s Meeting House.  An hour before, in the nearby Depot, the city council plans a private meeting apparently to set the compensation to be paid the outside planners, Alta Planning and Design.

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Scott returns to see devastated areas

Senator Tim Scott’s Washington office has announced the senator is returning to South Carolina to visit areas devastated by flooding.  It means Scott must postpone his planned skyping session with 5th graders at the Keowee Elementary School.  Rhonda Grant, assistant principal, says the school hopes to re-schedule the event for another time.  

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