Duncan statement on death at the border

October 2, 2012

Congressman Jeff Duncan says, “My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of the border patrol agent in Tucson who lost his life this morning while serving our country.” On a trail at 4:33 a-m EDT deputies found one agent dead and another wounded. The agents were assigned to the Brian Terry Station in…

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Walhalla water fund draws interest

October 2, 2012

The deal that Walhalla and conservationists struck five years ago protected 440 acres on the mountain from development and left the city with more than one million dollars in the bank. That money has never been spent, as the mayor and city council in 2007 designated the money for a savings account restricted to the…

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10/2 Top Political Headlines

October 2, 2012

*NBC News: A Pennsylvania judge has blocked enforcement of the key section of a voter identification law which the state legislature enacted and Republican Governor Tom Corbett signed last March, meaning that the law will not be in effect for the November 6 election. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the…

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Senior Solutions wing “re-opened”

October 2, 2012
Senior Solutions wing “re-opened”

At Seneca this morning, South Carolina Lieutenant Governor Glenn McConnell complimented Oconee’s Senior Solutions for its services to senior citizens. McConnell, a former state senator in his first year as lieutenant governor, gave the featured talk for a symbolic ribbon-cutting for a renovated wing of Senior Solutions. McConnell referred to a $300 thousand grant from…

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Possession of X Box game causes fight

October 2, 2012

A fight in Westminster landed one man in jail and two others in need of stitches. The police report that a dispute yesterday over the possession of an X Box game apparently caused one man to strike two others, using a glass bottle and a Christmas tree pole as weapons. The police served warrants charging…

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Nationals clinch NL East

October 2, 2012
Nationals clinch NL East

The Atlanta Braves’ hopes of winning the National League East ended Monday night with a 2-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates that clinched the division title for the Washington Nationals. The Braves, who needed to sweep the Pirates and have first-place Washington drop three games to Philadelphia to tie for the division lead, will instead…

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