Article Archive for 18 August 2017
An application for two variances in conjunction with the proposed construction of a Verizon store at the 1075 Tiger Blvd. site formerly occupied by Sonic Drive-In has been made to the city of Clemson.
More than six months after sitting with Clemson City Council members and discussing various goals for the coming year, city administrator Rick Cotton said many of the goals set are making substantial progress.
Walhalla City Council furthered its goal of spurring economic development on Tuesday by introducing an incentives package for the city.
South Carolina has received 1.2 million adult doses of potassium iodide for distribution within the 10-mile emergency planning zones of five nuclear power plants, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Friday.
Clemson University researchers say the public can help collect scientific information about the effect of Monday’s eclipse on plants for future generations.
— Researchers will be at Clemson University on Monday to find out how the solar eclipse might interfere with GPS capabilities.
The best view at the Eclipse Over Clemson event Monday might be from the stratosphere 110,000 feet above campus, where two weather balloons from the University of Maine will live-stream the eclipse back to Earth.
Clemson-educated astrophysicist Tom Bridgman will give a free public lecture titled “The Cosmos in Your Pocket” on Sunday at 7 p.m. in room 100 of Brackett Hall on campus.
The eclipse is set to begin around 1 p.m., with totality set to occur around 2:36 p.m. and last a little less than three minutes before the Golden Corner is back in full sunlight by around 4 p.m.
Clemson Area Transit and Proterra have enjoyed a long partnership when it comes to transit buses, and Clemson City Council recently ensured that will continue with electric buses, unanimously approving the company as a vendor for 10 new electric buses scheduled to arrive in the city next year.