Thornwell commits to Gamecocks

October 2, 2012
Thornwell commits to Gamecocks

Sindarius Thornwell (6’5″) of Lancaster and Oak Hill Academy in Virginia committed Monday night to play basketball for Frank Martin at South Carolina. Thornwell picked the Gamecocks over NC State. Last season he averaged 28 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists per game. He is the second commitment for the 2013 class for the Gamecocks.

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Line down in Walhalla

October 2, 2012

A fallen electric power line created a temporary outage this morning on Walhalla’s Sherwood Drive. City fire fighters answered the first call at 4:14.

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Watkins Returns to Practice Monday

October 2, 2012
Watkins Returns to Practice Monday

Clemson All-America wide receiver Sammy Watkins returned to practice Monday after missing Clemson’s game at Boston College on Saturday. Watkins missed the game with an abdominal virus. He is expected to be back in the Clemson lineup this coming Saturday when the Tigers face Georgia Tech at Memorial Stadium at 3:30 PM.  Watkins was held…

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Basic training completed

October 2, 2012

Army Pvt. Brandon L. Phillips has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia. He’s the son of Lisa and Ed Phillips of West Union. Pvt. Phillips is a 2009 Walhalla High graduate.

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End-of-Course test results

October 2, 2012

South Carolina released End-of-Course test results for Algebra, Biology, English, and U-S History and the Constitution. The exams count 20% of a student’s final course grade in these classes, and the exams were given at the end of the semester in which the students were scheduled to finish the course. Among the Oconee County highlights,…

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Colts coach Pagano diagnosed with leukemia

October 2, 2012
Colts coach Pagano diagnosed with leukemia

The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday that their rookie head coach, Chuck Pagano, has been diagnosed with leukemia. The Colts said Pagano — who turns 52 today — has been hospitalized for treatment and would likely not return to full coaching duties this season. Filling in on an interim basis will be offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.…

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  • September 6, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
  • September 7, 2014 7:00 pmOconee County Baptist Camp Meeting Under the Tent
  • September 11, 2014 9:00 amFriends of the Library Monthly Book Sale
  • September 13, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
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