Sewer line break near Seneca

June 23, 2015

Crews from the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority worked thru the night to contain and make repairs to a sewer line break on Reedy Fork Road near Seneca. And those repairs continue today. Bob Winchester, JRSA executive director, described the break as “fairly major” and the cause has been attributed to the age of the…

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Special Westminster meeting

June 23, 2015

A called meeting of Westminster City Council takes place at 6 tomorrow night at City Hall. The meeting begins with a public hearing on the city’s new budget, which increases taxes by 1.9 mills, to a total of 99.5 mills. At the latter part of tomorrow night’s agenda, council is scheduled for an executive session…

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Alexander extends wishes of “great success”

June 23, 2015
Alexander extends wishes of “great success”

A state lawmaker was among those who extended the wish for great success to a Seneca-based business that officially cut the ribbon last week at its high-tech office. Senator Thomas Alexander called the varied services offered by Technology Solutions on By-Pass 123 “the wave of the future.” The business, formed by Stan Smith and Richard…

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Discolored Clemson water clearing up

June 23, 2015

Efforts by the Anderson Joint Regional Water System to clear up discolored water in the City of Clemson’s system appear to be working. According to an announcement by Clemson, the pipes are now carrying clearer water to the city and university. The water has been deemed safe to drink but until the discoloration subsides, users…

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Arrest alleges attempted murder

June 23, 2015

A Westminster man has been arrested and charged with the attempted murder of his wife. Chief Dean Awalt says Scott Thomas Conquest was jailed yesterday in Walhalla, charged in an incident late Saturday night in the yard of a home on SC 24/the West-Oak Highway. Awalt says the victim in the incident was hospitalized for…

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Streetscape contractor closed part of intersection

June 23, 2015

New sewer service for Martha’s Marketplace Café is the reason the Streetscape contractor yesterday closed part of S. College Street, between Main and S. Broad. The digging there has the dual purpose of extending a new water line across S. College for the Main Street block between College and S. Katherine. The city of Walhalla…

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Calendar

  • 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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