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Going greener
July 22, 2014 – 12:45 am | No Comment
Going greener | Test

Local officials optimistic about recycling future

Oconee’s debt rating boosted by S&P
July 22, 2014 – 12:43 am | No Comment
Oconee’s debt rating boosted by S&P | Test

Credit-rating agency raises county’s grade to ‘AA’

Chapman first to file for Clemson City Council
July 22, 2014 – 12:41 am | No Comment
Chapman first to file for Clemson City Council | Test

Jerry Chapman, an Easley native who moved to Clemson seven years ago, is the first candidate to file for Clemson City Council since the two-week filing period opened at noon Friday.

Bus charging station upgrades to begin
July 22, 2014 – 12:39 am | No Comment
Bus charging station upgrades to begin | Test

Now that the electric buses are back and driver training has begun, work is about to begin on improving and protecting one of Seneca’s two electric-bus charging stations.

Smith benefit raises almost $14K
July 22, 2014 – 12:34 am | No Comment
Smith benefit raises almost $14K | Test

Many turn out to help despite soggy Saturday

Two arrested on multiple drug charges
July 22, 2014 – 12:31 am | No Comment
Two arrested on multiple drug charges | Test

Two Westminster residents were arrested last week on multiple drug charges after an anonymous tip led Oconee sheriff’s deputies to an abandoned home where methamphetamine labs were allegedly discovered.

Grant boosts OC emergency volunteer recruitment
July 22, 2014 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Grant boosts OC emergency volunteer recruitment | Test

Oconee County has been allocated a portion of a $1.5 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to boost the volunteer recruiting efforts for emergency services.

Pedestrian killed in accident
July 22, 2014 – 12:28 am | No Comment

A pedestrian walking along S.C. Highway 24 was struck from behind by a vehicle and died at the scene late Sunday night.

Hanes remembered for care, devotion to students
July 22, 2014 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Hanes remembered for care, devotion to students | Test

Rosemary Hanes joined West-Oak High School in 2007, and during her seven years at the school made a lifelong impression upon those with whom she came into contact.

C3 program prepares students for college, career, citizenship
July 22, 2014 – 12:25 am | No Comment
C3 program prepares students for college, career, citizenship | Test

A new instructional program offered by the School District of Pickens County is seeking to keep students in school by preparing them not only for college and a career, but also teaching them to be good citizens.