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Going out!
August 30, 2017 – 9:01 pm | No Comment

Use our calendar to make your holiday plans.

United Way moving across town
August 30, 2017 – 12:30 am | No Comment
United Way moving across town | Test

For nearly three decades, the United Way of Oconee County has operated out of the former A&P grocery store building on East North 1st Street in Seneca, but the organization is now in the process of moving to a new home — the fourth in its 51-year history.

Pioneer head unsure if auditor knew of $17M contract
August 30, 2017 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Pioneer head unsure if auditor knew of $17M contract | Test

Pioneer Rural Water District general manager Terry Pruitt testified on Tuesday he did not know if Pioneer officials informed accounting firm Payne, White and Schmutz the water district had entered into a $17 million construction contract before conducting an audit.

State agency warns against bogus Harvey relief charities
August 30, 2017 – 12:28 am | No Comment
State agency warns against bogus Harvey relief charities | Test

In response to the devastation of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, many South Carolinians are searching for ways to help victims.

Foothills YMCA land transfer gets final approval
August 30, 2017 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Foothills YMCA land transfer gets final approval | Test

So long as the Foothills YMCA gets its $7.5 million loan application approved by the United States Department of Agriculture, the facility will officially have a home in the shadow of Oconee Memorial Hospital.

Clemson set for First Friday Parade
August 30, 2017 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Clemson set for First Friday Parade | Test

As has been tradition for more than 40 years to celebrate the Clemson football team’s first home, fans will gather on Friday for the annual First Friday Parade ahead of the Tigers’ season opener against Kent State at Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

SDPC considering implementing year-round calendar
August 30, 2017 – 12:26 am | No Comment
SDPC considering implementing year-round calendar | Test

School District of Pickens County students at Hagood and McKissick elementary schools operated under a year-round calendar during most of the 1990s before the district reunited all schools under the traditional calendar in 2003.

Make sure your money gets to those in need
August 30, 2017 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Make sure your money gets to those in need | Test

Many watching the devastation wrought in Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey have likely wondered how they can help those affected by the unprecedented rainfall and historic flooding.

Ol’ Al the owl
August 30, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Ol’ Al the owl | Test

Now there once was an old owl named Al.

Pre-paid debit cards for kids?
August 30, 2017 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Pre-paid debit cards for kids? | Test

Dear Dave, I’ve seen lots of companies marketing pre-paid debit cards for kids.

Council OKs funding application to revamp community center
August 30, 2017 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Council OKs funding application to revamp community center | Test

Clemson City Council unanimously approved a resolution to seek community development block grant funding that requires a 10 percent match to renovate and expand Littlejohn Community Center.

What matters most
August 30, 2017 – 12:23 am | No Comment
What matters most | Test

What matters most is the final result in the conclusion of any given endeavor.

OCSO deputies graduate from academy
August 30, 2017 – 12:22 am | No Comment
OCSO deputies graduate from academy | Test

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday that deputies Kyle Edwards and Andrew Marcengill graduated Friday from the basic law enforcement program at the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy.

A domestic violence survivor shares her story
August 30, 2017 – 12:17 am | No Comment
A domestic violence survivor shares her story | Test

She grew up in Oconee County, married young and divorced in her mid-20s. Having led a sheltered life, she didn’t notice the warning signs in her new relationship.