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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Walhalla accident involved deer and two vehicles

February 5, 2015

An accident near Sertoma Field delayed two students on their way this morning to Walhalla High School. The students, each driving a separate vehicle, were uninjured when a small deer hit a pickup truck and then a car. Lt. Aaron Alexander said the deer was killed. Yesterday a similar accident occurred as a deer ran…

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Monday meeting to have budget ramifications

February 5, 2015

Still in his first year as superintendent, Dr. Michael Thorsland next week will deliver his future budget outlook to the Oconee School Board of Trustees. Budget matters dot the agenda for the board’s 6 o’clock meeting Monday night at district headquarters in Walhalla. In advance of Monday’s meeting, trustees are being told the following by…

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Calendar

  • July 31, 2015 5:00 pmChristmas in July to support Heath's Haven
  • July 31, 2015 7:00 pmConservation Theory in Concert
  • July 31, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • August 2, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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