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Once I thought I was a real athlete. In my early high school days, I aspired to be a major league baseball player. Never did it occur to me that I was far from being the best player on our high school team, or, for that matter, most of the teams with which I had played.
Have we become cowardly sheep or are we going to unite and fight the county council’s bid to raise taxes? I say no to any new taxes. We are taxed enough. The majority of us are not rich, we’re just working folks that are trying to pay our bills. Enough is enough. No new taxes.
The presidential search committee of the Clemson University Board of Trustees met Wednesday and selected R. William Funk and Associates to help facilitate the search for the university’s 15th president, to succeed current president James Barker. Barker has announced plans to retire after serving nearly 14 years.
Easley area residents made an unsuccessful attempt Tuesday night to convince the Pickens County School Board of Trustees not to close Gettys Middle School.