Article Archive for 9 July 2011
Despite an already challenging financial environment for local hospitals and looming Medicare and Medicaid cuts, Oconee Medical Center officials are unfazed by the first principal payments, due to begin later this year, on bonds sold to build the new Patient Tower.
You have to hand it to head coach Nick Groomes of the Walhalla Post 124 baseball squad. A night after suffering a heartbreaking 5-3 defeat at the hands of Gaffney Post 109 — courtesy of a grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning — that knocked his squad out of the American Legion playoffs, he still couldn’t say enough about his group of ballplayers.
Another major championship has come and gone without Tiger Woods winning it — and this one hasn’t even teed off yet.
Offensive lineman Cody Waldrop (6-4, 295) of Seffner, Fla., has eliminated Tennessee and North Carolina, leaving USC and Georgia as his top two schools. Waldrop will visit USC in two weeks, and it will be his only visit this summer.