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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Half century for West Union manufacturer

October 2, 2012

No matter under which corporate umbrella and in spite of an occasional down business world, Oconee County has learned to count on what has been a staple in its industrial community . . . and vice-versa. An event next week marks the 50th year of electric meter and electronic equipment manufacturing at a large complex…

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Bears defeat Cowboys 34-18 in ‘Monday Night Football’

October 2, 2012
Bears defeat Cowboys 34-18 in ‘Monday Night Football’

The Chicago Bears defeated the Dallas Cowboys 34-18 last night (October 1st) in Monday Night Football in Texas. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was 31 of 43 for 307 yards and a touchdown, but threw five interceptions, matching his career high, Bear QB Jay Cutler went 18 of 24 for 275 yards with two touchdowns.  

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Calendar

  • October 22, 2014 10:00 amPreserving 101 for Beginners at the Salem Branch of the OCPL
  • October 24, 2014The Emerson Rose Heart Foundation’s 4th Annual Golf Tournamen
  • October 25, 2014 10:00 amCORVETTES AT TAMASSEE DAR School
  • October 25, 2014 4:00 pmWestminster First Baptist Church's Trunk or Treat
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