Drought stage drops to “O”

May 13, 2013
Drought stage drops to “O”

Significant rainfall this month has improved lake storage in the Keowee-Toxaway River Basin and that, according to Duke Energy, allows the regional drought plan to return to Stage O. In Stage O, Duke is required to monitor conditions. Rainfall has resulted in Lake Jocassee gaining about 10 feet of storage since April. The Keowee-Toxaway basin…

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Furman Secures Tournament Spot

May 13, 2013

Alex Abrams pitched six effective innings and used early run support to help Furman defeat UNCG, 6-4, in the finale of a Southern Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Latham Stadium. The victory gave Furman (28-23, 14-16 SoCon) the series victory over UNCG (22-29, 9-18 SoCon) two games to one and secured a spot for…

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Clemson & Carolina Both Get Weekend Sweeps

May 13, 2013

 The #15 Clemson Tigers pounded out 14 hits in their 11-6 win over Georgia Southern at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Tigers, who swept the series 3-0, upped their winning streak over the Eagles to 13 games. Eight of nine position starters for 12th ranked South Carolina had at least one hit and freshman…

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Seneca meeting changed

May 13, 2013

The May meeting of Seneca City Council takes place at 7 this Thursday night at City Hall. The meeting date has been changed from tomorrow night.

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Road work between Norris and Six Mile

May 13, 2013

Highway improvements begin today on a one and a half mile section of S.C. 137 in Pickens County. King Asphalt of Liberty would like everyone to know that its crews and equipment will be active on 137 between Six Mile and Norris at highway 93. All motorists should be extra careful in the vicinity of…

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Band-aid or permanent solution?

May 13, 2013

The Oconee-Pickens state senator says a gas tax increase alone won’t completely take care of South Carolina’s deteriorating roads and bridges. We asked Senator Thomas Alexander to comment on Oconee County resident Doug Young’s request of the County Council to contact Alexander and the rest of the county’s state lawmakers “to get something going. His…

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