Edwards: “No decision” about re-election

February 5, 2015

In spite of rumors that he is seriously considering leaving politics, the Walhalla mayor said today he has made no decision about this year’s municipal election. It means that Mayor Edwards must weigh a decision whether he’ll offer for a second, four-year term in the November 3 election. Edwards knocked down a rumor that he…

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Alternate use for the existing jail

February 5, 2015

A proposal is being put together for an alternate use of Oconee’s Detention Center once that penal facility is no longer needed when the new county jail opens later this year. Sheriff Mike Crenshaw said he will introduce a proposal at next week’s meeting of the county’s Law Enforcement, Public Safety, Health and Welfare Committee…

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Walhalla to negotiate ball field purchase

February 5, 2015

Walhalla Mayor Danny Edwards believes that the former Avondale Ball Field would make an ideal place for adult softball games, and that’s one of the reasons he’s hopeful the city can negotiate the purchase of the field from private interests. Edwards said today the city’s financial situation is such that it can’t afford buying real…

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Clemson beats FSU

February 5, 2015

The Clemson Tigers built a double-digit lead on the road, and hung on in the final minutes despite a rash of missed free throws in a 62-56 victory over Florida State in the Donald Tucker Center in Talahassee on Wednesday. The win, Clemson’s third ACC road triumph of the season and fourth straight overall, pushed…

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National Signing Day

February 5, 2015

Clemson is well past halfway to filling its’ 2016 recruiting class. The Tigers count only 13 seniors for 2015 and now have 8 commitments towards the 2016 class after Spartanburg RB Tavien Feaster announced his pledge Wednesday night on National Signing Day. His commitment follows those of WR Cornell Powell of Greenville, NC and LB…

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Scott questions Obama cabinet head

February 5, 2015

Tim Scott, South Carolina’s freshman U-S senator, during his questioning of Secretary Sylvia Burwell of the Department of Health and Human Services, sought an answer to a what-if situation involving Obamacare—the Affordable Care Act.  And from the audio released by his office, Scott appears to be dissatisfied by the answer he received.  Scott asked Burwell…

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Calendar

  • May 29, 2015 7:00 pmKingdom Youth Conference
  • May 29, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • May 30, 2015 8:00 amDNR Boater Education Class
  • May 31, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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