General Electric executive to address Tech grads

April 20, 2015

Bernie Anger, general manager of GE Intelligent Platforms, a business unit within GE Energy Management based in Charlottesville, Virginia, will deliver Tri-County Technical College’s spring commencement address Friday, May 8, at 6 p.m. at the Anderson Civic Center. Approximately 662 students will be awarded degrees, diplomas and/or certificates during the College’s commencement. In addition to…

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Power outage in parts of Westminster

April 20, 2015

This morning’s power outage in Westminster is affecting two public schools:  Westminster Elementary and West-Oak Middle.  The school district’s Steve Hanvey says the middle school is making use of its generator and the elementary can expect to be restored to service within minutes.  Fallen trees have created problems for the city this morning, but Hanvey…

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All the talk was about what poured down from the sky

April 20, 2015

Wherever you happened to be yesterday in these parts the talk turned to what poured down from the heavens. And for all of those bands of rains, the amount measured at Walhalla amounted to one inch for the 24-hour period. Here are the official statistics from U-S Weather Observer Barbara Wilson at Walhalla: 69 for…

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Westminster meeting tonight

April 20, 2015

The city of Westminster comprehensive planning housing committee will meet at 6 o’clock tonight at the Historic Depot on Main Street. The public may attend.

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Walhalla zoning change sought for child care business

April 20, 2015

A City Hall hearing takes place next week in Walhalla to consider whether 321 Fox Run Road may be used for a child care business. Stephanie Crawford has applied for a change to the city zoning law to allow such use, and the public may weigh in on the request during a hearing at 5:30…

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Salem to divvy out money to crime victims

April 20, 2015

Town of Salem will re-unite five crime victims with money they lost when they thought they had contributed to a fundraiser for the Tamassee-Salem Elementary School. Town Judge Jim Williams says five people are due to share in $150 dollars’ restitution paid by a woman who sold chances for a car to be given away…

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Calendar

  • July 3, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • July 5, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
  • July 6, 2015 9:00 amWest-Oak Young Warriors Basketball Skills Camp
  • July 10, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
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