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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Walhalla nixes in-town sewer rate for new school

February 4, 2015

Like other out of town customers, Oconee School District will have to bear a larger sewer rate for the new Walhalla High School on South Carolina 11. In response to comments last night by Councilman Lamar Bailes, utilities superintendent Scott Parris said he does not favor approving the school district’s request to charge the lower…

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Walhalla to add water customers at Lake Keowee

February 4, 2015

Near Knox and Ellenburg roads, a 28-lot home development is in the works, and the Walhalla utilities superintendent says it’s a project that will add customers to the city’s outside water service territory. At City Hall last night Scott Parris, the utilities director, announced the homes are to be built by Crescent Communities and located…

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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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