Services Planned for Clemson Student

October 23, 2012
Services Planned for Clemson Student

Funeral services have been planned for a 20 year old Clemson student who died in a Sunday in a automobile accident.  Funeral services for 20 year old Kohleigh Michelle Hunt died Sunday afternoon in a multi car accident on highway 24 at the intersection of Hunt Road and Coneross Creek Road.  Ms. Hunt was a…

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SC DNR Hopes to Clarify Hunting Laws

October 23, 2012
SC DNR Hopes to Clarify Hunting Laws

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is hoping to clarify the laws regarding baiting. The department says recent decisions by a Greenwood County magistrate and the state Attorney General’s Office have overturned the long standing prohibition against hunting deer over bait on private lands in the Upstate.  The DNR says those recent decisions lend…

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Clemson University Smoking Ban

October 23, 2012
Clemson University Smoking Ban

Officials with Clemson University say a new task force is being formed to help make the campus a smoke free campus by 2014.  George Clay, the Executive director of Student Health Services at Clemson says the college recognizes the trend among higher education to go tobacco free, and its time Clemson does the same thing.…

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40 Suspected Child Abuse Cases in S.C.

October 23, 2012

Last week’s release of information from the Boy Scouts of America, and reports from the LA times, show 40 cases of suspected child molestation in South Carolina Boy Scout troops between 1947 and January 2005. More than 10 of those are reported in the upstate, and 2 of those are reported in Oconee. The paper…

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TCTC Time Capsule

October 23, 2012
TCTC Time Capsule

“Time keeps on slipping, into the future.”  That could be a theme song for an special event at Tri County Technical College.  Tri County Technical college will celebrate its 50th anniversary with bit of nostalgia for its 2062 graduating class.  The College President Ronnie Booth will bury a 2x2x2 “time capsule” during a ceremony atNoon…

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Lance Armstrong stripped of seven Tour de France titles

October 23, 2012

U.S. cyclist Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles Tuesday, from 1999 to 2005, by the International Cycling Union and banned for life for doping. The governing body’s president, Pat McQuaid, said, “Lance Armstrong has no place in cycling, and he deserves to be forgotten in cycling.” The Tour winner for…

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  • October 1, 2014Oconee County Humane Society Fundraiser
  • October 3, 2014 10:30 amLeTourneau-WABCO Employee Reunuion
  • October 3, 2014 3:00 pmBenefit for Phillip Brucke
  • October 4, 2014 6:00 pmOle Country Church Singing
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