House fire near Seneca

November 25, 2014

A house fire last night near Seneca kept fire fighters busy for several hours. The house fire call on Goddard Avenue near Shiloh Road was sounded first at 7:45 and the Seneca fire fighters and others remained at the fire scene until 12:45 this morning.  No one was home at the time, but the damage…

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Charge sent to the General Sessions Court

November 24, 2014

After a preliminary hearing today, a magistrate ruled the state had shown probable cause to consider further a charge of attempted murder against a Walhalla man. And Magistrate Will Derrick said he referred the case against Caleb Nathaniel Linart to the Oconee General Sessions Court after determining that the state, as represented by prosecutor Lindsey…

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Saturday night stabbing in Walhalla

November 24, 2014

A Seneca man has been arrested in the investigation of a Saturday night stabbing in Walhalla.  The Walhalla police say William Christopher Armstrong, 32 years old, was arrested on the charge of assault and battery second degree in an incident on S. Pine Street.  The police say the victim of the stabbing was released after…

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Public improvement grant for Pendleton

November 24, 2014

Pendleton and other communities across the state will benefit from funds in the latest round of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The South Carolina Department of Commerce awarded CDBG funds to 13 communities, representing more than 38 thousand residents. For the Anderson County town of Pendleton, a grant of $500 thousand may be…

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“Spouses for life”

November 24, 2014

Two Walhalla men who acted quickly to obtain a license to marry, once same-sex marriage was declared legal, are now in the words of the Oconee Probate Judge “spouses for life.” Shortly after 10 this morning, the long-time partnership between Trad Gunter and David Fretwell became legal in South Carolina during a marriage ceremony—the first…

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Holiday gesture in Westminster

November 24, 2014

Members of Westminster Rotary Club will assemble tomorrow to deliver holiday baskets to between 80 and 100 elderly residents of their community.

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Calendar

  • November 27, 2014 10:00 amWestminster Community Thanksgiving Meal
  • November 29, 2014 8:00 amBenefit for Charles Powell
  • November 29, 2014 2:00 pmRestoration Church of God will host "Pictures with Santa"
  • November 30, 2014Westminster United Methodist Church's Christmas Congregational Singing
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