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BREAKING: Seneca announces major hotel project

September 18, 2012
BREAKING: Seneca announces major hotel project

At a City Hall press conference in Seneca this morning, officials announced plans for the construction of a new Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton hotel project on East North First Street behind Seneca Bank and Trust.  Members of Oconee County Council, and Oconee’s legislative delegation were on hand for the announcement from Seneca Mayor…

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New bug found in Internet Explorer

September 18, 2012
New bug found in Internet Explorer

Microsoft urged Windows users on Monday to install a free piece of security software to protect PCs from a newly discovered bug in the Internet Explorer browser. The security flaw, which researchers say could allow hackers to take remote control of an infected PC, affects Internet Explorer browsers used by hundreds of millions of consumers…

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‘Flying Tomato’ hits wall

September 18, 2012
‘Flying Tomato’ hits wall

Gold medal snowboarder Shaun White was arrested early yesterday and charged with public intoxication and vandalism after a wild night at a Nashville hotel. White, who is 26, reportedly pulled a hotel fire alarm at 2 a.m., forcing an evacuation of the guests. Then, he tried to bolt in a taxi, and kicked someone who…

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Falcons 27, Broncos 21

September 18, 2012
Falcons 27, Broncos 21

The Atlanta Falcons defeated the Denver Broncos 27-21 last night. The Broncos never quite got over an awful start by quarterback Peyton Manning. He was intercepted three times in the opening quarter, for the first time since 2007. Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan had a better night. He threw his 100th career touchdown pass.

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MacDonald hearing to begin Monday in North Carolina

September 17, 2012
MacDonald hearing to begin Monday in North Carolina

A hearing that could determine whether a former Green Beret gets a new trial more than 40 years after he was convicted of killing his family is beginning in federal court. The hearing is scheduled to begin Monday in Wilmington before U.S. District Court Judge James Fox. Fox will consider two new types of evidence…

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NHL locks out players, no formal talks planned

September 17, 2012
NHL locks out players, no formal talks planned

The National Hockey League locked out the players when their collective bargaining agreement expired Saturday at midnight, and no formal talks are planned to end the league’s fourth shutdown since 1992, including the work stoppage that led to the cancellation of the entire 2004-2005 season. The regular season is scheduled to start on October 11th,…

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Manning throws for 510; Panthers defeat Saints

September 17, 2012
Manning throws for 510; Panthers defeat Saints

Week Two highlights from the NFL included the New York Giants 41-34 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  Giants QB Eli Manning threw for 510 yards, the second most in Giants history and tied for eighth most in NFL history.  Elsewhere, the Carolina Panthers got past the New Orleans Saints 35-27 at Bank of America…

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Spurrier expects Shaw to be ready for Missouri

September 17, 2012
Spurrier expects Shaw to be ready for Missouri

South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier said on Sunday that he expects quarterback Connor Shaw to be able to play this Saturday when the Gamecocks take on Missouri from the SEC East.  Kick-off Saturday is set for 3:30 PM.  Shaw aggravated his shoulder injury in USC’s game with Alabama-Birmingham on Saturday. He initially hurt the…

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Gamecocks, Tigers move up in national polls

September 16, 2012

The South Carolina football team climbed one spot in both the Associated Press and USA Today/Coaches polls, released on Sunday.  The Gamecocks (3-0, 1-0 SEC) moved up to No. 7 in the AP poll and to No. 8 in the Coaches poll following a convincing 49-6 win over UAB (0-2) on Saturday night. It’s Carolina’s…

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Seneca rolls past Walhalla; Daniel opens region with win over West-Oak

September 14, 2012

In 96.3 WGOG’s High School Football Broadcast Game of the week Friday, the Seneca Bobcats opened Western AAA play with a convincing 56-13 win over Walhalla at Bobcat Stadium.  Seneca quarterback Spencer Brothers was 6-0f-7 passing for 101 yards and two touchdowns, but most of the damage was done on the ground thanks to Player…

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