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Molding young minds to keep Oconee beautiful
March 16, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Molding young minds to keep Oconee beautiful | Test

Change doesn’t happen overnight, and sometimes it takes generations to form new habits.

Good food — part of his life and living
March 12, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Good food — part of his life and living | Test

Many folks already know Tony Kobach. Either they’ve eaten at Tony’s in Pickens, Mama Mia’s in Easley, Stefano’s in Liberty — or they’ve seen Kobach’s commercials on local TV stations.

The SteelDrivers bring ‘blues grass’ to Walhalla
March 11, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
The SteelDrivers bring ‘blues grass’ to Walhalla | Test

Last month, The SteelDrivers brought home a Grammy from Los Angeles. This Saturday, they’ll perform live at the Walhalla Civic Auditorium at 8 p.m.

Rockin’ it old school style
March 10, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Rockin’ it old school style | Test

Like many baby boomers, Webb Wilder grew up listening to the Beatles and the garage bands of the ‘60s.

KickFEST to raise funds for aspiring martial artists
March 10, 2016 – 12:21 am | No Comment
KickFEST to raise funds for aspiring martial artists | Test

As martial artists, Toran and Sarah Gordinier understand the benefits of the practice. They’ve witnessed firsthand the changes in their students.

Upcycling: Art meets recycling
March 9, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Upcycling: Art meets recycling | Test

Upcycling is the newest trend in the arts. Artists can give discarded objects new life and purpose by turning what was once considered waste into wanted items again. As the old saying goes — one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.

The moon was her muse
March 8, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
The moon was her muse | Test

One winter morning as Lynne Martin walked into an early shift at the hospital, she looked up into the sky and saw a huge moon.

Vinegarize-It: Autism hitting home
March 5, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Vinegarize-It: Autism hitting home | Test

The toddler years are the hardest — the tantrums, the lack of communication and not letting the little ones out of sight for a single minute. Ryan Harrell, 10, has never outgrown that stage.

Getting in on the ground floor
March 4, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Getting in on the ground floor | Test

Want to find a shirt, a dress or a pair of shoes worn by a movie star or a TV celebrity? Thanks to a Clemson University entrepreneur, finding those fashionable garments is only a few mouse clicks away.

Ted Vigil brings this country boy back to the stage
March 3, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Ted Vigil brings this country boy back to the stage | Test

Most everyone is familiar with John Denver’s songs and can sing every word without a flaw.

Take the plunge! Polar Bear Swim event supports shelter for domestic-abuse victims
March 3, 2016 – 12:21 am | No Comment
Take the plunge! Polar Bear Swim event supports shelter for domestic-abuse victims | Test

Eighty people plunged into the frigid waters of Lake Keowee on Saturday to support Safe Harbor, a shelter for victims of domestic abuse in Oconee County.

Rules of the water
March 2, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Rules of the water | Test

Most everyone knows the rules of the road, but what about the rules of the water?

Beauty’s love saves the Beast
March 1, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Beauty’s love saves the Beast | Test

It’s showtime. A cast of 20 youth — comprised of middle and high school students — will present “Beauty and the Beast” at the Clemson Little Theatre this week.

Sitting is the new smoking
February 27, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Sitting is the new smoking | Test

It’s not groundbreaking news that cigarette smoking causes serious and life-threatening health risks such as heart disease, stroke, many forms of cancer and early death.