New vaccine required for incoming 7th graders

March 14, 2013

Beginning with the next school year, 2013-14, all students entering the seventh grade must receive or have already received a dose of Tdap vaccine on or after their seventh birthday to protect them from pertussis (whooping cough.) Your child’s school will need a South Carolina Certificate of Immunization showing the student has received this newly-required…

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Man charged with weapon violation at CU

March 14, 2013

The state police have announced the arrest of an Anderson man after the discovery of a weapon inside a car on the Clemson campus. According to a “SLED” announcement, 19-year old Anderson resident Brandon Tyler Lowe has been charged with one count of carrying or displaying firearms in public buildings or adjacent areas. The charge…

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Judge: “I’ve heard enough.”

March 14, 2013

In the case of James Bartee, all parties are now muzzled from making pre-trial comments to conventional and other types of media. A circuit judge today warned those involved in the Oconee County criminal case against former Sheriff’s candidate Bartee. Although both sides today accused the other of making the kinds of extra-judicial comments that…

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Gamecocks fall in Tournament; Clemson opens play tonight

March 14, 2013

Twelve-seed South Carolina (14-18, 4-14 SEC) fell to 13-seed Mississippi State (10-21, 4-14 SEC) 70-59 on Wednesday night in the SEC Tournament at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Junior guard Bruce Ellington led South Carolina with 13 points. Clemson will open play in the ACC tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum Thursday night by taking on Florida State in…

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Gamecocks, Tigers winners on diamond Wednesday

March 14, 2013

Freshman lefthanders Matthew Crownover and Zack Erwin along with sophomore righty Kyle Schnell, all first-year Tigers, combined to allow just five hits, one unearned run, and no walks with four strikeouts to lead Clemson to a 3-1 win over Charleston Southern at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. The Tigers, who improved to 17-0 all-time…

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Filling potholes—year round job!

March 14, 2013

A DOT official says the job of patching Oconee County roads is a year-round job. When it’s dry, according to DOT resident maintenance engineer Mike Smith, Oconee’s patching truck often applies several tons of solvent, to try to keep the roads and highways smooth to the motoring public. But it can be frustrating, as Smith…

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  • October 25, 2014 10:00 amCORVETTES AT TAMASSEE DAR School
  • October 25, 2014 4:00 pmWestminster First Baptist Church's Trunk or Treat
  • October 26, 2014 10:00 amMonti Vista Baptist Church's Homecoming
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