What to make of today’s rain?

January 11, 2013

Outside workers are trying to find something to do inside as the Golden Corner enjoys a drenching rain. On this rainy day, the Corps of Engineers issued a reminder that, in spite of above average rain since last month, the basin remains in drought. Col. Jeff Hall, Savannah District Commander, says the river basin experienced…

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Sheriff to meet with SC DOC

January 11, 2013

Oconee Sheriff Mike Crenshaw will follow his meeting with the jail project manager with a meeting with the State Department of Corrections. He has asked the project manager to provide new numbers on daily population numbers at the jail, future needs, and compliance issues. And Crenshaw definitely wants DOC representatives to spell out at what…

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“Darkness to Night” to be explained

January 11, 2013

At its meeting Monday, Walhalla Rotary Club will hear about the “Darkness to Light” program. The Oconee School District’s Earnestine Williams will discuss the program which empowers people to prevent sexual abuse by educating adults as to the steps they can take to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to the reality of child sex abuse.…

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Roadway blocked

January 11, 2013

State troopers are reporting the roadway is blocked this morning at an accident scene near Seneca, at Wells Highway and Singing Pines Road.

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No phone calls, please

January 11, 2013

A S.C. Education Lottery winner’s first act as a millionaire was to change his phone number. The Chester man won $2 million playing Powerball and declined to release his name. His identity remains a mystery even to the clerks at the Pantry Express. For selling the winning number, Pantry Express #430 received a commission of…

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DeAndre Hopkins to Turn Professional

January 11, 2013
DeAndre Hopkins to Turn Professional

Clemson All-America receiver DeAndre “Nuk” Hopkins, who caught at least one touchdown pass against all 12 FBS opponents the Tigers played in 2012, has decided to forego his senior year and will enter the 2013 NFL draft. Hopkins told his teammates at a team meeting late Thursday afternoon. “It is tough to leave because this…

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Calendar

  • November 23, 2014 9:30 amTamassee DAR School will “Committee of Angels” at Richland Presbyterian Church
  • November 25, 2014 5:15 pmBlue Ridge Tree Lighting
  • November 27, 2014 10:00 amWestminster Community Thanksgiving Meal
  • November 29, 2014 2:00 pmRestoration Church of God will host "Pictures with Santa"
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