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THURSDAY SPORTS: Gamecocks release 2014 schedule; Heyward breaks jaw; Suzuki gets 4,000th hit

August 22, 2013

*Just one week from the start of the 2013 season, the South Carolina Gamecocks have released their 2014 football schedule. The Gamecocks and Texas A&M Aggies will open the 2014 season with a special Thursday night contest at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia. The Gamecocks and Aggies will meet on the gridiron for the first time…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Davis named USC starting RB; SEC releases conference hoops schedule; Mets beat Braves

August 21, 2013

*The South Carolina Gamecock football team worked out again Tuesday morning. Among the bigger news items out of practice was Mike Davis being named the starting running back for the North Carolina game. The Gamecocks and Tarheels face off at Williams-Brice Stadium Thursday, August 29 on ESPN. *The Southeastern Conference released its men’s basketball league schedule for the…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Clemson says ‘no’ to player sandwiches; A-Rod’s attorney turns down offer; Ex-Marine can play football this fall

August 20, 2013

*The Athletic Office at Clemson University has asked a Charleston-area restaurant to change the name of a couple of menu items. The Daniel Island Grille has recently been selling the “Sammy Watkins Reuben” and “Tajh Boyd Quesadilla”. The University says it has sent a cease-and-desist order asking that the player’s name be removed. Owner Brian…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Former Tiger Gray dies; Gamecocks, Tigers, ranked high; Braves way ahead in NL East

August 19, 2013

*Former Clemson basketball player Devin Gray died of a heart attack Saturday in Atlanta, GA. The native of Baltimore, MD played at Clemson from 1991-94 and was just 41-years-old. According to the Baltimore Sun, Gray had played basketball earlier in the day at a facility in Atlanta. GA. Later that afternoon he complained of chest…

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FRIDAY SPORTS: Seneca wins scrimmage; Clowney ESPN Heisman favorite; Haley signs concussion bill

August 16, 2013

*In high school jamboree action on Thursday, Seneca defeated Rosman, NC 35-8 at the Green Wave Jamboree at Easley. The Bobcats are in action again Friday night againt Liberty, part of the Blue Flame Jamboree at Pickens. Walhalla will play the host team. West-Oak goes to Greenville where they will face Carolina Academy at Sirrine Stadium. *South…

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SPORTS: HS teams set to scrimmage; Tigers suffer injury; Clowney on SI

August 15, 2013

*Golden Corner High School football teams are set to participate in scrimmages this weekend. Thursday will see Seneca in the Easley Green Wave Jamboree, where they will face Rosman, North Carolina. On Friday, the Cats and Walhalla head to Pickens for the Blue Flame Jamboree. In that one, Seneca will face Liberty, and the Razorbacks…

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Arrests Made In April Drive-by

August 12, 2013

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has charged two people in connection with a drive-by shooting that occurred in April in Seneca. Sheriff’s Office spokesman Jimmy Watt says 35 year-old Ronnie Joe Patterson, Jr., of Lonsdale Street has been charged with attempted murder and additional weapons charges. Police say Patterson fired a gun at a residence…

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SHS Announces 2013 HOF Inductees

August 2, 2013

Seneca High School is proud to announce the Fifth Class of the Athletic Hall of Fame.   Hall of Fame Night Friday, September 13, 2013 Seneca vs. Westside Football Game (Ceremony will be held at halftime)   The 2013 five member class includes contributor Dean Davis (posthumously), coach Tim Howard (posthumously), athletes Dennis Hughes, Caroline…

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Twisters Reported In Oconee County

July 22, 2013

Oconee County remains under a tornado warning until 9:52 PM Monday, according to the National Weather Service at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport. Oconee County has been under the severe weather threat since before 8:30 PM when storms with rotation were reported 5 miles southwest of Westminster and tornado damage was reported near Toccoa, Georgia. Social…

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Harry Manley

July 19, 2013

Harry Manley, of Lovingood Avenue, Walhalla, passed away late Wednesday, July 17, 2013, after a long battle with heart disease. Mr. Manley was a retired employee of the Walhalla Water Department. Harry’s wife of 46 years, Iris Moss Manley, and their family, invite friends to a Celebration of Harry’s life, Saturday, July 20, 2013, at…

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  • September 6, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
  • September 7, 2014 7:00 pmOconee County Baptist Camp Meeting Under the Tent
  • September 11, 2014 9:00 amFriends of the Library Monthly Book Sale
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