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Salem officials set to meet with county council on water line
April 25, 2019 – 12:00 am | Comments Off on Salem officials set to meet with county council on water line
Salem officials set to meet with county council on water line

Although Salem was turned down for a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration to build a water line extension, a town official says he plans to attend the next Oconee County Council meeting to see if there are other options for the water line.

Boil-water advisory could be lifted today
April 25, 2019 – 12:00 am | Comments Off on Boil-water advisory could be lifted today
Boil-water advisory could be lifted today

A boil-water advisory in place for around 300 Westminster water system customers since a road collapse over the weekend could be lifted today.

Rosa Clark seeking grants for Walhalla expansion
April 24, 2019 – 12:59 am | Comments Off on Rosa Clark seeking grants for Walhalla expansion
Rosa Clark seeking grants for Walhalla expansion

Rosa Clark Medical Clinic began operations 37 years ago in Walhalla, and officials are working to secure grants, one of which if approved could return a full-time clinic to the city next year.

Backpack Program continuing to meet needs of Oconee students
April 24, 2019 – 12:59 am | Comments Off on Backpack Program continuing to meet needs of Oconee students
Backpack Program continuing to meet needs of Oconee students

When some students walk out of their school’s doors on Friday afternoon, they don’t know where their next meal will come from. After a week of breakfasts and lunches at school, dinner that night can be a big question mark.

Addicted?
April 24, 2019 – 12:57 am | Comments Off on Addicted?
Addicted?

Michelle says I am addicted to caffeine, but I think it’s more likely caffeine is addicted to me. 

Triathletes to converge on Oconee County this weekend
April 24, 2019 – 12:57 am | Comments Off on Triathletes to converge on Oconee County this weekend
Triathletes to converge on Oconee County this weekend

At least 175 people are expected to be swimming, biking and running through different parts of Oconee County in the Oconee Man and Woman Triathlon on Sunday.

Homeless shelter could be open by year’s end
April 24, 2019 – 12:52 am | Comments Off on Homeless shelter could be open by year’s end
Homeless shelter could be open by year’s end

Community members, area businesses and local churches are helping make an emergency homeless shelter in Pickens County a reality.  

Clemson paving schedule in final stages
April 24, 2019 – 12:51 am | Comments Off on Clemson paving schedule in final stages
Clemson paving schedule in final stages

The final paving schedule for work taking place near Clemson University has been released, with paving already underway and set to continue in some areas until late next month.

Tucker Hipps transparency bill advancing through legislature
April 24, 2019 – 12:49 am | Comments Off on Tucker Hipps transparency bill advancing through legislature
Tucker Hipps transparency bill advancing through legislature

The Tucker Hipps Transparency Act is closer to becoming law.

Town denied water grant
April 24, 2019 – 12:47 am | Comments Off on Town denied water grant
Town denied water grant

The town of Salem’s plan for a proposed water line extension has hit a roadblock after the U.S. Economic Development Administration turned down the town’s application for a grant to help fund the project.

School board chair says mill increase to reduce deficit
April 24, 2019 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on School board chair says mill increase to reduce deficit
School board chair says mill increase to reduce deficit

Oconee County School Board chairman Jerry Lee said Tuesday the board’s unanimous vote to ask Oconee County Council for a 1-mill tax increase in next year’s budget is “simply to reduce the deficit.”

Heading into the session’s final weeks
April 24, 2019 – 12:42 am | Comments Off on Heading into the session’s final weeks
Heading into the session’s final weeks

The first few months of the year have proven to be extremely busy in the S.C. House of Representatives.