Water link break on Main

February 4, 2015

Trouble this morning on Walhalla’s Main Street. In front of Ken’s Thriftee Pharmacy, the roots from one of those Bradford Pear trees apparently wrapped around the city’s water line and caused the line to break. Scott Parris, utilities director, said the break occurred as city workers were removing the tree stump.  He called it a…

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Deer strikes parked car in Westminster

February 4, 2015

A car parked and waiting in line in front of Westminster Middle School was struck by a deer, but no one inside the car was hurt. Chief of Police Dean Awalt said the accident, in front of the school, left damage to the passenger side door. The deer, he said, kept running.

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Clemson Volleyball Coach Resigns

February 4, 2015

Jolene Jordan Hoover has announced her resignation as the head coach of the Clemson volleyball program. Hoover led the Tigers to a 452-259 record in 22 seasons. Not only is she the all-time winningest coach in Clemson volleyball history, she is also the all-time winningest coach among head coaches of all women’s sports programs in…

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HS Basketball

February 4, 2015

In area high school basketball Tuesday, Seneca’s boys were 82-55 winners over Pickens with Tristen Hudson leading the way with 21 points, including four three-pointers. The Walhalla boys were winners over Palmetto, 73-56. St. Joe’s defeated Tamassee-Salem 52-25. West-Oak’s boys fell to Wren, 5044. On the girl’s side, Seneca defeated Pickens in overtime, 40-35. Mary…

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Amenities, including splash pad, for Walhalla Pool

February 4, 2015

Walhalla’s elected leaders are considering a first-ever splash pad at the municipal swimming pool—designed for children not ready for the depths of water in the pool. Councilwoman Jennifer Crawford told her colleagues last night her research into splash pads tells her that the right pad should be something that Walhalla can afford and obtain in…

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Car flips at sharp curve near West Union

February 4, 2015

A woman driver walked away apparently uninjured from what was a serious accident late yesterday afternoon near West Union. Her four-door sedan turned over at the curve near the Johnson Controls Plant and she, temporarily, was trapped in the wreckage. With help from the volunteer West Union Fire Department, Walhalla fire fighters freed the trapped…

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Weather

Calendar

  • July 1, 2015 7:00 pmMountain Heart Free Concert
  • July 1, 2015 7:00 pmVBS at Church of Christ, Lavonia
  • July 3, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • July 5, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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