Clemson loses top recruit

November 8, 2012
Clemson loses top recruit

Robert Nkemdiche, the nation’s top football recruit in the Class of 2013, has decommitted from Clemson.  His high school coach Mickey Conn broke the news to ESPN.com’s RecruitingNation via text message on Thursday.  Reports surfaced Wednesday night that Nkemdiche, a 6-foot-5, 265-pound defensive end from Grayson HS in Loganville (Ga.) Grayson, had backed away from…

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Minimizing the security breach

November 8, 2012
Minimizing the security breach

The security breach at one South Carolina state agency has prompted another to offer information to help protect taxpayers potentially affected. According to State Senator Thomas Alexander, the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs has a direct role to play and is doing that by offering information about the availability of fraud alerts on credit…

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Wife accused of firing shot at husband

November 8, 2012

A 43-year old woman has been jailed in Oconee County on the accusation that she fired a gun shot at her husband, as he was walking away from a domestic fuss at their Tamassee home. The incident is alleged to have occurred late Tuesday night. Investigating officers quoted William Darrell Trull as saying he heard…

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“Same President, Same House, Same Senate”

November 8, 2012

A South Carolinian first, a Republican second is how a political analyst at an Oconee County meeting today described his bent as he Monday morning quarterbacked what happened Tuesday across the country. Chip Felkel runs a computer and consultant company and serves as a political analyst for a Greenville TV station. Before the Oconee Alliance,…

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Swear ‘em in!

November 8, 2012

The public is invited to Walhalla for the swearing-in of three re-elected Oconee School Board members. Rosemary Bailes in District Two, Denise McCormick in District Four, and Buddy Herring in District Five all ran as unopposed ballot candidates in Tuesday’s elections. The trustees take the oath of office at 6 Monday night at the district…

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Regional NBA play on Wednesday

November 8, 2012
Regional NBA play on Wednesday

In the NBA on Wednesday, Shannon Brown hit six 3-pointers in the fourth quarter and finished with 24 points to lead the Phoenix Suns over the Charlotte Bobcats 117-110. At Phillips Arena in Atlanta, Kyle Korver scored eight straight points in a late 18-0 run for Atlanta and the Hawks, who trailed by 14 points…

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