Donna Foster climbs the education ladder

August 22, 2012
Donna Foster climbs the education ladder

A former Walhallan has attained advancement in her employment with Piedmont Technical College in Greenwood. Donna Foster moves up from dean of arts and sciences to associate vice president of institutional assessment and compliance. Foster graduated from Walhalla High, and then earned bachelor’s and masters degrees at Clemson University and recently completed her doctorate from…

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Veterans van ready for transport

August 22, 2012
Veterans van ready for transport

A new, 12-passenger van to transport Oconee veterans to the government health care they require was dedicated during ceremony in Walhalla, attended by dignitaries that traveled from as far as Greenville and Columbia, including Harmon Evans, president of the S.C. Disabled Americans Veterans. Evans helped pay special attention to those who make the van trips…

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Meth raid in Seneca

August 22, 2012
Meth raid in Seneca

The police in Seneca carried out a methamphetamine raid last night on the 700 block of S. Fair Play Street. They arrested a resident on drug charges and a second man on an un-related charge and say others are being sought and further charges are forthcoming. According to an announcement by Chief John Covington, James…

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Page expects to be enrolling at USC Wednesday

August 22, 2012
Page expects to be enrolling at USC Wednesday

Basketball guard LaShay Page said Tuesday he has been approved to play this season at South Carolina and will arrive on campus Wednesday afternoon. That’s according to a report from Phil Kornblut.  Page had to appeal to the SEC for a waiver from their rule against one year transfers except for those with extenuating circumstances.…

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Dedicating a new Habitat home

August 22, 2012
Dedicating a new Habitat home

The latest Oconee Habitat for Humanity home sponsored by Schneider Electric will be dedicated during a Friday afternoon ceremony in Seneca. It’s a 4-bedroom, two-bath home for Rick and Shelia Smith and their four children. The Smiths, along with Schneider Electric employees and their families worked on the site-built house at 907 Jaymory Way. The…

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Farm animals and livestock

August 22, 2012

Westminster leaders are one more vote away from outlawing chickens and other livestock inside the corporate limits. Last night the city council gave preliminary approval to changing the animal control law. The keeping of honeybees will also be outlawed, but the change doesn’t apply to domesticated dogs and cats. Last month the council members discussed…

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