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Local housing market stays hot
August 29, 2015 – 12:34 am | No Comment
Local housing market stays hot | Test

Local real estate professionals who suffered through the lean years following the Great Recession and survived are now reaping the rewards of a hot market that continues to be sustained by strong economic indicators despite the recent stock market scare.

Westminster secures agreement for cleanup of Beacon mill site
August 28, 2015 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Westminster secures agreement for cleanup of Beacon mill site | Test

Beacon Manufacturing was once an anchor in Westminster, employing more than 600 people during the peak of its business.

Squeaky clean
August 28, 2015 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Squeaky clean | Test

Though he had watched his grandmother whip up a few batches in the past, soap making didn’t immediately interest local farmer Jim Bonham.

Covidien closing a setback for economy
August 22, 2015 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Covidien closing a setback for economy | Test

A sign is likely to appear any day now in front of the Covidien plant near Bountyland listing the 220,000-square-foot building at a price of $3.5 million.

BorgWarner hosting job fair to fill 25 positions
August 14, 2015 – 12:32 am | No Comment
BorgWarner hosting job fair to fill 25 positions | Test

Due to recent growth, BorgWarner TorqTransfer Systems will be hosting a job fair this week.

Tourism up 4% in Oconee County
August 8, 2015 – 12:59 am | 3 Comments
Tourism up 4% in Oconee County | Test

Tourism expenditures for Oconee County reached an all-time high of $56.18 million in 2014, according to a report released recently by the S.C. Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department.

Clemson Wendy’s officially reopens for business
August 7, 2015 – 12:52 am | No Comment
Clemson Wendy’s officially reopens for business | Test

Wendy’s of Clemson underwent its own version of the once-popular television reality series “Extreme Makeover” over the summer, as the Tiger Boulevard restaurant that opened in the late 1970s was completely gutted and rebuilt.

Express carwash coming to Clemson
August 7, 2015 – 12:14 am | No Comment
Express carwash coming to Clemson | Test

Clemson residents will soon be able to take advantage of express carwash service without having to leave the city, as the Board of Architectural Review recently approved plans for Tiger Express Wash.

Clemson Wendy’s almost ready to reopen
July 31, 2015 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Clemson Wendy’s almost ready to reopen | Test

After a complete gutting, a new and more modern-looking Wendy’s could reopen as soon as next week in Clemson.

Readers weigh in on the ‘best’ around for 2015
July 31, 2015 – 12:16 am | No Comment
Readers weigh in on the ‘best’ around for 2015 | Test

Where can you find the best hot dog around? Or the best hot wings? How about the best place to get your car washed or your air conditioning fixed?