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‘A beautiful thing’


July 23rd, 2014

By CHRISTINA CLEVELAND THE JOURNAL SENECA — Seneca resident Abby Crooks said fostering a child is not as scary as some may think; it just requires simp

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Heath’s Haven plans Christmas in July, new programs
July 23, 2014 – 12:52 am
Heath’s Haven plans Christmas in July, new programs

Lisa Fields established Heath’s Haven more than four years ago, and the United Way initiative honoring the memory of her late son has been a driving force in helping families strengthen relationships that might never have occurred otherwise.

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Trial date set for airport lawsuit
July 23, 2014 – 12:48 am
Trial date set for airport lawsuit

The case of a Georgia construction firm that is seeking almost $2 million from Oconee County over a problem-riddled runway extension project at the regional airport is set to go to trial in the fall.

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Lee to officially seek another term on school board
July 23, 2014 – 12:46 am
Lee to officially seek another term on school board

Jerry Lee, who is completing the second term of his second stint serving on the Oconee County School Board, confirmed Monday night that he will seek reelection in November for another four years.

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World Series teams arrive in Clemson
July 23, 2014 – 12:42 am
World Series teams arrive in Clemson

As he sat outside the Stadium Suites dormitory across from Clemson’s famed Memorial Stadium Tuesday morning, coach Gary Griffith of the KAU Little League’s Big League baseball team said he was realizing a dream — coaching in the Big League World Series.

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Bagwell: No conflict in county transaction
July 23, 2014 – 12:40 am
Bagwell: No conflict in county transaction

Mayor pro tem Tjay Bagwell said Monday that abstaining from voting on Walhalla City Council over a property transaction between the town and Oconee County should be enough to eliminate any conflict-of-interest concerns residents may have over his law firm’s involvement in some county transactions.

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Clemson plans to resume last phase of streetscape project
July 23, 2014 – 12:37 am
Clemson plans to resume last phase of streetscape project

The final phase of the City of Clemson’s streetscape project, consisting of improvements to the Old Calhoun district, appears ready to finally take place.

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‘A beautiful thing’
July 23, 2014 – 12:37 am
‘A beautiful thing’

Officials: Foster parents needed in Oconee County

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Hitec Road ‘safety issue’ no closer to resolution
July 23, 2014 – 12:35 am
Hitec Road ‘safety issue’ no closer to resolution

The most trafficked road that Oconee County owns isn’t any closer to an upgrade just yet.

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Walhalla High construction ‘on time and under budget’
July 23, 2014 – 12:32 am
Walhalla High construction ‘on time and under budget’

Savings estimated in six figures

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Man arrested after meth lab discovered
July 23, 2014 – 12:30 am
Man arrested after meth lab discovered

A Westminster man was arrested Monday night on drug charges in connection with a case in which sheriff’s deputies allegedly discovered a methamphetamine lab.

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