Sparring over the debt ceiling

January 15, 2013

Judging by their remarks, President Obama and Congressman Duncan are light years apart on what’s needed to avoid the potential of February 15  as the day government may not be able to meet its bills. Obama yesterday said Republicans in Congress have two choices. “They can act responsibly, and pay America’s bills, or they can…

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Walhallan joins Anderson police

January 15, 2013

A graduate of Walhalla High is one of five new Anderson police officers. Kevin Pearson serves in the Army National Guard, where he has earned numerous Army citations. He also worked five years as a patrol officer for the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department.

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Four Student-Athletes Added to Clemson Football Roster

January 15, 2013

Four student-athletes have joined the Clemson football roster, as they have enrolled for the spring semester. They will participate with the team in off season conditioning and spring practice. Joining Dabo Swinney’s squad are Jadar Johnson, a 6-1 defensive back from Orangeburg, SC; Jordan Leggett, a 6-6 tight end from Navarre, FL; Ebenezer Ogundeko a…

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Austin Helps Furman Finish Off Wofford, 69-65

January 15, 2013
Austin Helps Furman Finish Off Wofford, 69-65

Senior Bobby Austin’s three-pointer with 17 seconds left closed the door on a Wofford comeback as Furman topped the Terriers, 69-65, in Southern Conference men’s basketball action Monday night on YP.com Court at Timmons Arena. The win snapped a six-game losing streak for the Paladins and improved Furman to 4-11 overall and 1-3 in SoCon…

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Chaplain was a shining (Mc)Knight

January 15, 2013

For one dozen years, the Rev. John McKnight dutifully served as a chaplain at Oconee Medical Center, helping to bring spiritual relief to those in physical discomfort. And, for service as the longest-serving hospital chaplain, the Oconee Chaplains Association honored McKnight during a ceremony yesterday at the hospital. The Rev. Mark Nelson, association president, said…

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Seneca puts it on the record

January 15, 2013

Seneca’s drive for additional seats on the policy-making board of the Joint Regional Sewer Authority apparently will now play out in the individual council chambers of the member-cities. What loomed as the potential for an open fight failed to materialize during the JRSA annual meeting. As expected, Seneca attorney Michael Smith made Seneca’s request official.…

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  • November 29, 2014 8:00 amBenefit for Charles Powell
  • November 29, 2014 2:00 pmRestoration Church of God will host "Pictures with Santa"
  • November 30, 2014Westminster United Methodist Church's Christmas Congregational Singing
  • December 1, 2014 6:00 pmSeneca' Christmas Parade
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