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Sheriff’s office filling the void in West Union
July 27, 2017 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Sheriff’s office filling the void in West Union | Test

Following the untimely death of West Union Police Chief Charles Sanders Jr. on Tuesday evening, the small municipality’s police department is left entirely vacant.

Strickland Museum’s new exhibit to enjoy extended run
July 27, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Strickland Museum’s new exhibit to enjoy extended run | Test

After a strong opening weekend, it didn’t take long for Shelby Henderson to call an audible on the latest exhibit at the Bertha Lee Strickland Cultural Museum.

Back-to-school supplies giveaway set for Friday
July 27, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Back-to-school supplies giveaway set for Friday | Test

Seneca Health and Rehabilitation Center is calling all bookworms for a back-to-school supplies giveaway.

A throwback with New Orleans flair
July 27, 2017 – 12:17 am | No Comment
A throwback with New Orleans flair | Test

The first time Anderson resident Wanda Johnson heard the Wobblers play, one of their songs stopped her dead in her tracks.

Fellow officers remember West Union chief fondly
July 27, 2017 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Fellow officers remember West Union chief fondly | Test

— To most people in West Union, Police Chief Charles Sanders was known as Junior, but Westminster Police Chief Dean Awalt always called him Charles.

Sheriff, chiefs support data collection on police shootings
July 27, 2017 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Sheriff, chiefs support data collection on police shootings | Test

Local law enforcement has signaled support for a bill introduced by Sen. Tim Scott mandating the state collect data on officer-involved shootings resulting in civilian casualties.

Where are they now?: Brad Guzan returns to Major League Soccer
July 27, 2017 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Where are they now?: Brad Guzan returns to  Major League Soccer | Test

Brad Guzan’s return to club soccer in the United States couldn’t have gone much better.

Joseph, Clemson linebackers ‘hungry’
July 27, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
Joseph, Clemson linebackers ‘hungry’ | Test

CLEMSON — Ben Boulware was the mental and physical leader of the Clemson linebacking corps during his time in Death Valley, and his departure no doubt leaves a void.

OCSO schedules citizens academy
July 26, 2017 – 10:56 pm | No Comment
OCSO schedules citizens academy | Test

Applications are being accepted for the fourth installment of the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office’s “Citizens Police Academy,” which will give county residents a chance to learn more about the numerous facets of local law enforcement.

Rest in peace, Chief Sanders
July 26, 2017 – 9:49 pm | No Comment
Rest in peace, Chief Sanders | Test

Like many of you, we were shocked and saddened to learn of the passing of West Union Police Chief Charles Sanders Jr. from a heart attack Tuesday evening.

Connecting the dots
July 26, 2017 – 9:47 pm | No Comment
Connecting the dots | Test

Editor: This is a response to “Venezuela-Russia deal threatens U.S. energy security.”

A slow and arduous process
July 26, 2017 – 9:44 pm | No Comment
A slow and arduous process | Test

Editor: Good turnout for Mary Geren, a Democratic candidate in a heavily Republican congressional district.

Negotiations 101
July 26, 2017 – 9:41 pm | No Comment
Negotiations 101 | Test

During the Reagan/Bush 41 era, I learned hard lessons on negotiation from masters of the art.

Doesn’t sound like a good situation
July 26, 2017 – 9:24 pm | No Comment
Doesn’t sound like a good situation | Test

Willie, I do not live here. I’m from another state.

Is there anything I can do?
July 26, 2017 – 9:23 pm | No Comment
Is there anything I can do? | Test

“Is there anything I can do” is not a helpful question for overwhelmed caregivers who probably want to answer with something like the following:

Going out!
July 26, 2017 – 9:17 pm | No Comment

Plan your weekend using our calendar!

West Union Police Chief Charles Sanders
July 26, 2017 – 4:51 pm | No Comment
West Union Police Chief Charles Sanders | Test

West Union Police Chief Charles Sanders
July 25, 2017
SENECA, S.C. – West Union Police Chief Charles Edward Sanders Jr., 47, loving husband of Telitha McGuffin Sanders, 101 Stonebrook Drive, passed away Tuesday, July 25, at his …

Sylvia Smith
July 26, 2017 – 4:50 pm | No Comment
Sylvia Smith | Test

Sylvia Smith
July 26, 2017
SENECA, S.C. – Sylvia Dean Smith, 67, of 1514 Park Ridge Drive, passed away Wednesday, July 26, at the Rainey Hospice House.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July …