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Coming back for Moore
August 12, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
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Musician Taylor Moore did what many of us would deem unthinkable. Instead of continuing to thrive in an active journalism career in the Virgin Islands, he opted to move back to the Upstate.

Growing hope with Hope Grown
August 11, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Growing hope with Hope Grown | Test

When he sees his garden, he sees a passion, a way of living. When his campers see his garden, he wants them to see a jungle of fun and exploration. An adventure that never ends. Joe Williams has a knack for a lot of things, but in particular, it’s agriculture and teaching. He loves working with kids and time spent being a green thumb.

Beware: even a few extra pounds can impact blood flow
August 10, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Beware: even a few extra pounds can impact blood flow | Test

With comfort food season right around the corner, think twice about loading up on the second helpings during the football game.
Even for those with a high metabolism, packing on just 10 extra pounds can have detrimental effects on blood flow, blood pressure and heart health. The good news?

Easy outdoor entertaining-quick tips for an effortless get-together
August 9, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Easy outdoor entertaining-quick tips for an effortless get-together | Test

Whether it’s simple dinner for a few friends or a big bash for a crowd, taking the party outside takes enter-taining to a whole new level. If you’re planning an outdoor get-together, don’t spend all your time in the kitchen. These quick and easy tips will help you spend more time with guests and ensure your gathering is an effortless success.

Chamber to host ribbon-cutting
August 7, 2010 – 1:00 am | No Comment
Chamber to host ribbon-cutting | Test

The Clemson Area Chamber of Commerce will welcome Finn’s Grill to the Chamber and the business community with a ribbon-cutting at noon Tuesday.

A man and his art
August 6, 2010 – 4:16 pm | No Comment
A man and his art | Test

His focus with art is to connect with others, and his latest piece is slated to connect with an entire state.

Grease revs up at OCT
August 5, 2010 – 7:00 pm | No Comment
Grease revs up at OCT | Test

A true favorite among all generations, “Grease” is a loveable classic on the big screen, Broadway and on the local stage. Kicking off on Friday, Aug. 20, Oconee Community Theatre is excited to present “Grease,” the musical, for the first time.

Brothers unlock key to weight loss success
August 4, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Brothers unlock key to weight loss success | Test

At 290 pounds, Mayor Dan Alexander had lost a lot of zest for life. He was eating just to eat. He didn’t care when he ate, and he certainly wasn’t concerned with how much of it he was ingesting at any one sitting.

Right at home: Tips for staying safe at college
August 3, 2010 – 6:04 pm | No Comment
Right at home: Tips for staying safe at college | Test

The annual college shopping trip is almost upon us. And while it’s fun to stock up on posters, shower caddies and desk lamps, experts say you also should consider how you’ll keep yourself, and your stuff, safe on campus.

Making munchies matter
August 2, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Making munchies matter | Test

Kids love to snack. But left to their own devices, most kids don’t always make the healthiest snack choices. A new study of long-term eating patterns in children, from researchers at the University of North Carolina, shows that kids today are getting nearly one-third of their daily calories from unhealthy snacks such as chips, crackers and candy.

An outdoor wish for adventure fulfilled
July 30, 2010 – 5:21 pm | No Comment
An outdoor wish for adventure fulfilled | Test

No one likes the idea of anyone being diagnosed with a terminal illness. Especially when that person is a child. But for the numerous volunteers and supporters of the Outdoor Dream Foundation, they hold a special key to turn a bleak prognosis into a life changing open door.

Born yesterday
July 29, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Born yesterday | Test

The summer production of ‘Born Yesterday’ at the Clemson Little Theatre is already creating quite the buzz with locals. Based on a classic comedy playwright by Garson Kanin, the eclectic mix of characters offers a little something for everyone.

Keeping kids safe online
July 28, 2010 – 6:00 pm | No Comment
Keeping kids safe online | Test

For anyone with children or teenagers in the house, it’s no surprise that being online is the in thing to do. Accord­ing to research studies conducted by The Nielson Company, approximately 16 million U.S. children ages two to 11 are active online.

Chasing healthy bones
July 27, 2010 – 5:31 pm | No Comment
Chasing healthy bones | Test

It’s pounded home when we’re little and growing up. Drinking milk will give us strong bones and help us get nice and tall. Tall? Not so sure about, but strong? Yes.