Oconee’s 2012 campaign winds down

October 26, 2012

Competing with the World Series and a televised Clemson game made for a small audience at last night’s League of Women Voters’ forum in Seneca. However, Oconee political observers are telling 96.3/WGOG NEWS that attendance at this fall’s forums has dropped, and they’ve failed to duplicate the drama that last spring’s forums featured when James…

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Backhoe rodeo winners

October 26, 2012

A city of Clemson employee, David Chastain, won first place yesterday in the Larry Brooks Memorial Backhoe Rodeo. Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority employee Johnny Ellenburg placed second. Doug Sterling of Seneca Light and Water finished third. The tournament, held at the Kellett complex in Seneca, was named for Larry Brooks, a Seneca Light and…

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Tajh Boyd, Sammy Watkins set marks in No. 18 Clemson’s rout

October 25, 2012
Tajh Boyd, Sammy Watkins set marks in No. 18 Clemson’s rout

Tajh Boyd threw for a school-record 428 yards with five touchdown passes, Sammy Watkins added a school-record 202 yards receiving, and Clemson (No. 18 BCS, No. 14 AP) routed Wake Forest 42-13 on Thursday night.  Boyd was 27 of 38 and connected with Watkins for three plays of 50 or more yards, including a 61-yarder…

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Three men charged in campus theft

October 25, 2012

Clemson University police arrested three Liberty men in the theft of a safe from a campus dining hall. According to a university announcement, charged with grand larceny more than $2 thousand and criminal conspiracy to commit grand larceny are 20-year old Jacob Matthew Fulmer, 23-year old Robert Matthew Fulmer, and 31-year old James Richard Smith.…

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Sc 28 blocked!

October 25, 2012

Part of two-lane S.C. 28 north of Walhalla is blocked, as responders deal with an accident in the vicinity of Stumphouse Tunnel Road. State troopers report injuries in the accident at 11:10 a-m.

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Forged prescription arrest

October 25, 2012

A suspicion of whether a prescription had been altered has led to the arrest in Westminster of a 32-year old man who told police that he was seeking relief from pain. The police have charged William Gentry Watkins of Westminster with obtaining prescription by fraud. Watkins was arrested yesterday after Westminster police officers Ashe and…

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