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Street light upgrade in Clemson

June 24, 2015

The City of Clemson requests motorists and the general public to use caution and expect delays through Friday when traveling through the intersection of Keith Street and College Avenue. As part of the Downtown LED Street Light Upgrade project, the traffic signals for the intersection will be temporarily disabled to allow for construction of the…

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Salem area events for “Honoring Their Service”

June 24, 2015
Salem area events for “Honoring Their Service”

Salem played host today to the visiting Marines. Thirty-eight Marines enjoyed breakfast this morning at the community building and were welcomed with remarks by the mayor, Dianne Head. Once the breakfast finished, the Marines were given a police escort leaving town for nearby Little River Community, where Little River’s Jim Williams will lead the Marines…

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Blue Ridge to tell its 75th year story

June 24, 2015

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative plans to tell its story this summer of 75 years of rural electric power service. The anniversary will officially be marked August 14.

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Repair work completed!

June 24, 2015

Workers completed repairs to a sewer line break near Seneca at 2:30 this morning. They replaced eighty-feet of pipe on the Reedy Fork Road, after seepage was discovered Monday. Workers from the Oconee Joint Regional Authority needed parts of two nights and one day. And they got help yesterday from the Westminster company, Tugaloo Pipeline.…

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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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  • 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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