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TUESDAY SPORTS: Miles shot; Area college star honored; Bears defeat Packers

November 5, 2013

Former South Carolina Gamecock running back Kenny Miles was shot Monday afternoon, the victim of a robbery in a suburban Columbia business park near Interstate 26 in Irmo. Police say Miles was shot in the upper body. The native of Lawrenceville, GA was in stable condition Monday night at a Richland County hospital. Miles was…

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School Construction

November 5, 2013
School Construction

Here’s a current view of the construction site for the new Walhalla High, as provided 96.3/WGOG NEWS by Dr. Michael Thorsland, assistangt superintendent for operations.

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MONDAY SPORTS: College football polls; NFL week nine; Kubiak collapses

November 4, 2013

The Clemson Tigers’ win at Virginia Saturday moved Dabo Swinney’s team up to 7th in the latest ESPN/USA Today College Football Coaches Poll. South Carolina also moved up one spot to 15th. The Gamecocks are coming off a 34-16 home win against Mississippi State Saturday. Alabama and Oregon continue to hold the top two spots…

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Tigers win in Charlottesville; Gamecocks defeat Mississippi State; Furman wins

November 2, 2013

Sammy Watkins had 129 receiving yards against Virginia on Saturday. And that was just his two touchdowns. The junior playmaker hauled in scoring passes of 33 and 96 yards on Clemson’s first possessions of both the first and second halves, respectively, as the Tigers rolled to a 59-10 win in their last trip to Scott…

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HS FOOTBALL: West-Oak blanks Walhalla; Daniel shuts out Seneca

November 1, 2013

WGOG wrapped up the 2013 high school football broadcast season Friday night from Warrior Field in Westminster as the West-Oak Warriors defeated their cross-county rivals from Walhalla, 35-0, on Senior Night. Warrior Lane Jones was the Blue Ridge Bank Player of the Game after totaling three sacks on defense and a touchdown on offense in…

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FRIDAY SPORTS: HS Football concludes tonight; Clemson hoops to hold exhibition; College football

November 1, 2013

WGOG’s 2013 high school football broadcast season wraps up Friday night with the conference rivalry game between West-Oak and Walhalla. Jimmy Watt and Kris Butts will begin coverage at 7:00 PM from Warrior Field in Westminster, with kick-off set for 7:30 PM. Elsewhere Friday, Seneca is at top-ranked Daniel. Pendleton is home against Landrum. ______________________________________________________________________________ The Clemson men’s basketball…

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THURSDAY SPORTS: Red Sox win Fall Classic; Razorback C-Team plays for region crown; Powell lands award

October 31, 2013
THURSDAY SPORTS: Red Sox win Fall Classic; Razorback C-Team plays for region crown; Powell lands award

The Boston Red Sox are the champions of baseball after beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 Wednesday night to win the World Series 4 games to 2 for their third title in 10 years. Making it all the sweeter for Boston, this was the first time they’d won the championship at home in Fenway Park since 1918,…

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Former Upstate weathercaster dies

October 30, 2013

Keisha Kirkland, a former weathercaster with WYFF-News 4 died Wednesday after a long battle with lung cancer. Kirkland, a non-smoker, was initially diagnosed in 2008. She was a native of Danville, Kentucky. She had been under hospice care for the last few weeks. Keisha leaves behind husband, Levon, a Clemson Tiger football star who coaches…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Boyd, Beasley, honored by Maxwell Club; Gurley to play Saturday; NBA season tips off

October 30, 2013
WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Boyd, Beasley, honored by Maxwell Club; Gurley to play Saturday; NBA season tips off

Clemson Quarterback Tajh Boyd and defensive end Vic Beasley have been named semifinalists for major college football awards given by the Maxwell Football Club of Pennsylvania. Boyd is one of 16 semifinal candidates for the Maxwell Award, which is given to the top college football player in the nation, while Beasley is one of 16…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Red Sox take 3-2 Series lead; Seahawks top Rams; Gamecocks honored

October 29, 2013

The Boston Red Sox are now one game away from winning the World Series after beating the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 Monday night at Busch Stadium to take a 3 games to 2 lead. Boston starter Jon Lester allowed just one run and four hits in 7 2/3 innings, giving up a homer to Matt…

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