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Judge declines to dismiss local bank lawsuit, again
March 31, 2015 – 12:37 am | 4 Comments
Judge declines to dismiss local bank lawsuit, again | Test

A former executive with Community First Bank who is accused by a woman of stealing more than $1.7 million from her account failed for a second time to have a judge dismiss the woman’s lawsuit against him.

Oconee County labor force up 10 percent in past year
March 28, 2015 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Oconee County labor force up 10 percent in past year | Test

Oconee County saw about a 10-percent increase in its labor force and total employment in the past year, but its economic development boss believes it still has a “skills gap” to address in order to combat unemployment.

Musical chairs, business style
March 25, 2015 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Musical chairs, business style | Test

Renderings show new sites for long-time establishments

Oconee uses drone video to promote industry park
March 21, 2015 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Oconee uses drone video to promote industry park | Test

A new video was posted on YouTube this week showing a bird’s-eye view of the Oconee Technology and Industry Park that was filmed using drone technology to market the economic development resource.

Clemson Center tenats move out for demolition
March 21, 2015 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Clemson Center tenats move out for demolition | Test

Tenants of the Clemson Center shopping center are preparing to say goodbye to a site that many have called home for more than a decade.

El Jimador to reopen in Westminster
March 20, 2015 – 12:14 am | No Comment
El Jimador to reopen in Westminster | Test

At his Clemson location, El Jimador owner Francisco Macias doesn’t seem to have much of a problem serving hundreds of customers each week.

Torch being passed at local business
March 19, 2015 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Torch being passed at local business | Test

The torch is being passed at a longtime local business, although customers aren’t likely to notice much difference.

Despite cold February, home sales stay hot in area
March 18, 2015 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Despite cold February, home sales stay hot in area | Test

February’s frosty weather that included a stretch of nights with temperatures in the single digits or low teens could not keep home sales from posting healthy gains over the same period a year ago.

Tourism branding the topic of Oconee biz forum
March 13, 2015 – 12:19 am | No Comment
Tourism branding the topic of Oconee biz forum | Test

CVB president: ‘we lack that cool factor’

Area soars in economic development rankings
March 11, 2015 – 12:58 am | No Comment
Area soars in economic development rankings | Test

Seneca area named No. 1 micropolitan in state, in top 10 nationally