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A shining tradition
December 15, 2017 – 12:30 am | No Comment
A shining tradition | Test

A tradition the city of Westminster didn’t know it had until it was gone lit up the night once again on Dec. 5 after city electric supervisor Marty Reid spent an hour and a half at eye level with the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Jury holds Webb’s fate in murder trial
December 15, 2017 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Jury holds Webb’s fate in murder trial | Test

Jurors will return to court this morning to continue deliberations in the murder trial of R.L. Webb.

‘Nutcracker’ starts Saturday at Brooks Center
December 15, 2017 – 12:28 am | No Comment
‘Nutcracker’ starts Saturday at Brooks Center | Test

From the moment she saw “The Nutcracker” at age 7, Cary Johnstone knew she wanted to become a ballet dancer. Though the adults in her life now ask what she plans to do with a dance degree, she’s never thought of doing anything else.

Woman found guilty in toddler’s death
December 15, 2017 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Woman found guilty in toddler’s death | Test

After more than five hours of deliberations spanning two days, a seven-man, five-woman Pickens County jury Thursday found Angela Denise Brewer guilty of homicide by child abuse in the 2014 death of her 14-month-old grandson.

No savings expected from refinancing OMH debt
December 15, 2017 – 12:27 am | No Comment
No savings expected from refinancing OMH debt | Test

None of the estimated $67 million in interest savings from a nearly $1.5 billion bond issue to consolidate the debt of the Greenville and Palmetto health systems is expected to come from debt associated with Oconee Memorial Hospital.

Pickens County School Board honors former member
December 15, 2017 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Pickens County School Board honors former member | Test

For a number of years, the B.J. Skelton Career Center stood as a facility dedicated to training high school students for future employment in business and industry.

Sheriff’s office seeks SLED help in Mile Creek investigation
December 15, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Sheriff’s office seeks SLED help in Mile Creek investigation | Test

Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark is seeking assistance from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division in connection with sexual assault allegations involving a former inmate trustee who was assigned to a work detail at Mile Creek Park last summer.

Seneca man charged in another trailer theft
December 15, 2017 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Seneca man charged in another trailer theft | Test

A 33-year-old Seneca man was being held on a $100,000 surety bond Thursday at the Oconee County Detention Center after his arrest on charges that include receiving stolen goods and obtaining a signature or property under false pretenses.

Sex assault reported at Clemson frat house
December 15, 2017 – 12:23 am | No Comment

A sexual assault reported at a “gathering” at a fraternity house in Clemson is being investigated by Clemson University’s Title IX Office, according to Clemson University Safe Alerts.

A time-traveling twist: ‘Gold, Frankincense, Christmas Tree Ornaments and Myrrh’
December 14, 2017 – 12:30 am | No Comment
A time-traveling twist: ‘Gold, Frankincense, Christmas Tree Ornaments and Myrrh’ | Test

For a show with such a long, complicated name and a complex script, actor Warren Sampson said the set is pretty simple.