Johnson Controls believes in Foothills Trail

September 6, 2012
Johnson Controls believes in Foothills Trail

The Foothills Trail Conference has accepted a $1 thousand donation from Johnson Controls. A worldwide technology and manufacturing company, Johnson Controls made the donation as part of its environmental stewardship program called Blue Sky. For several years, the company has donated money to assist with maintenance of the 77-mile hiking trail between Oconee State Park…

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Leadership S.C. Class of 2013 gathers

September 5, 2012

From bankers and real estate agents to educators, the latest class of S.C. Leadership gathers for the first time today with a vision to better themselves and those around them. The program is supported by Clemson University’s Institute for Economic and Community Development and was established to provide gifted and highly motivated South Carolinians a…

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Explaining that tax increase

September 5, 2012

An explanation today on the pocketbook impact of that Oconee County school tax increase that’ll show up in the bills that are to go out in the mail this fall. On his blog, County Superintendent of Education Mike Lucas says the increase of 8.7 mills will have no effect on the homeowner for an owner-occupied…

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U-S flag from combat zone

September 5, 2012

Sheriff candidate Donnie Fricks reminded Oconee County Council and the meeting audience last night of next week’s 11th anniversary of the attacks by terrorists in New York, Washington, and Pennsylvania. Fricks spoke during council’s public comment session. A former civilian commander of police programs in Afghanistan, Fricks offered a U-S flag that he said is…

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Furman To Entertain Coastal Carolina Saturday In 2012 Home Season Opener

September 5, 2012
Furman To Entertain Coastal Carolina Saturday In 2012 Home Season Opener

The Furman Paladins will look to even their season record this Saturday when they play host to the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers in Furman’s 2012 home season opener. Kickoff at Paladin Stadium is set for 5:00 p.m. You can hear the game  on 96.3 WGOG beginning with the tailgate and pre-game show at 3:30 PM. Furman…

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Accidents during morning school rush

September 5, 2012

State troopers reported two accidents this morning in front of schools in both Oconee and Pickens counties. They took place around 7:30 within minutes of the other, one in front of Walhalla Elementary School on Fowler and the other in front of Daniel High School on S.C. 133.

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