Two sisters win Seneca Middle School contests

At Seneca Middle School, two sisters won contests.  Seventh grader Kaileigh Brinkley (right) handily won the school’s spelling bee. She then progressed to the third round at the regional spelling bee in Anderson, Kaleigh’s younger sister, sixth grader Hannah Brinkley (left), won the school’s Geography Bee.  Hannah then took a written test and qualified to participate March 31 in the […]

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West Union man found work thru Tech program

A young West Union man found a better job after enrolling in a Tri-County Technical College program that helps under-resourced adults earn college credit and other academic certifications.  It’s called the I-Best (Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training.)  Andrew Pruitt (right) became frustrated with part-time, minimum wage jobs.  His mother had learned about I-Best, which is designed to meet the […]

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TV sets preferred item for Wal-Mart shoplifter

Television sets were the preferred item of a shoplifter who struck the Seneca Wal-Mart three times during the last week of February.  The crimes occurred February 21, 24, and 26 and the worth of the stolen TVs exceed $2 thousand.  The Sheriff’s Office seeks the public’s help to identify a while male considered to be a suspect. If you have any […]

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