Getting your political fill

October 10, 2012

A summer’s respite between the primary season and the November General Election officially ended last night as candidates for Oconee Sheriff and the State House of Representatives took to the microphone in Seneca. For Oconeeans suffering from sheriff’s forum-deficit, last night’s audience at the Gignilliat Community Center witnessed that the three men remaining in the…

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Sandusky sentenced

October 9, 2012

Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison Tuesday for abusing 10 boys he met over 15 years through his charity for troubled children.  Sandusky, who was defensive coordinator and for many years the presumed heir-apparent to legendary Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, could…

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Chairman Day says meeting is imminent

October 9, 2012

The new chairman of the Oconee Library Board of Trustees, Danny Day, would like his time as board chairman to be the time that, finally, a decision is made to build Seneca’s replacement library. And, to that end, Day says a meeting of library leaders is to take place soon with representatives of both the…

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Major League Baseball Playoffs

October 9, 2012
Major League Baseball Playoffs

The defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Washington Nationals 12-4 in St. Louis Monday night to tie their best-of-five National League Division Series at 1-1. Game 3 will be played Wednesday in Washington.  Elsewhere, the Baltimore Orioles topped the New York Yankees 3-2 in Baltimore Monday night to tie their best-of-five American League…

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Fundraising blitz tonight

October 9, 2012
Fundraising blitz tonight

You’ll be wise to carry a sweater or a jacket with you at this evening’s city of Walhalla event on the green space behind the Earle House. Because of an estimated $200 thousand price tag to restore the municipal swim pool to working order, city leaders are hoping that tonight’s free hors d’oeuvres, wine and…

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Furman’s Early Grabs SoCon, National Accolades

October 9, 2012
Furman’s Early Grabs SoCon, National Accolades

Furman punter/placekicker Ray Early has been named Southern Conference Special Teams Player of the Week and College Football Performance Awards National Punter Of The Week for his outstanding work in the Paladins’ 20-17 loss to Wofford on Saturday in Spartanburg.  Early, a 6-foot, 184-pound junior, averaged a career best 57.3 yards on three punts, all…

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Calendar

  • September 16, 2014 7:00 pmLeague of Women Voters of the Clemson Area
  • September 20, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
  • September 20, 2014 6:00 amCommunity Yard Sale Fundraiser
  • September 20, 2014 8:00 amGolf Tournament to Benefit Juvenal Diabetes Research in Honor of Page Holcombe
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