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Pigs, peacocks and problem properties: Code officer having success cleaning up Westminster
April 19, 2019 – 12:41 am | Comments Off on Pigs, peacocks and problem properties: Code officer having success cleaning up Westminster
Pigs, peacocks and problem properties: Code officer having success cleaning up Westminster | Test

Westminster code enforcement officer Daniel Fletcher continues to work in his effort to improve the look of the city, removing unfit and unsafe buildings, abandoned vehicles and even dealing with minor code violations like pigs and peacocks in the city.

Oconee Economic Alliance, career center team up for job fair
April 19, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on Oconee Economic Alliance, career center team up for job fair
Oconee Economic Alliance, career center team up for job fair | Test

Oconee County high school seniors recently had a chance to explore different career fields and talk with people in those fields at a job fair held at the Hamilton Career Center in partnership with Oconee Economic Alliance.

Central Town Council OKs first reading of new budget
April 19, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off on Central Town Council OKs first reading of new budget
Central Town Council OKs first reading of new budget | Test

Central Town Council recently approved first reading of its general fund fiscal year 2020 budget of a little more than $2 million with projected revenues only slightly more than this year’s  budget and no tax increase.

Clemson approves first reading on zoning change
April 19, 2019 – 12:25 am | Comments Off on Clemson approves first reading on zoning change
Clemson approves first reading on zoning change | Test

Clemson City Council approved first reading of a text amendment allowing preschools and church fellowships as permitted uses in commercial districts with some slight changes on Monday.

Crime briefs: Police: West Union man pointed gun at woman’s face
April 19, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Crime briefs: Police: West Union man pointed gun at woman’s face
Crime briefs: Police: West Union man pointed gun at woman’s face | Test

Taylor Earl Howard, of Grey Court, is charged with first-degree domestic violence and third-degree assault and battery.

Chinese church groundbreaking planned Easter Sunday
April 19, 2019 – 12:09 am | Comments Off on Chinese church groundbreaking planned Easter Sunday
Chinese church groundbreaking planned Easter Sunday | Test

Members of the Chinese Christian Church at Clemson are set to move a step closer to the dream of having their own church building on Easter Sunday.

Seneca police organize first litter pickup event
April 19, 2019 – 12:06 am | Comments Off on Seneca police organize first litter pickup event
Seneca police organize first litter pickup event | Test

While they are often called on to “clean up the streets” as they deal with drugs and other crimes, about a dozen Seneca Police Department officers spent part of Thursday afternoon doing a more traditional type of street cleaning — picking up litter. 

Seneca man facing charges in burglary
April 18, 2019 – 12:54 am | Comments Off on Seneca man facing charges in burglary
Seneca man facing charges in burglary | Test

Waylon Eugene Robinson, 31, of Pelfrey Street, is charged with first-degree burglary, larceny, possession of a weapon in commission of a violent crime and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon.

Two arrested after fight outside store
April 18, 2019 – 12:53 am | Comments Off on Two arrested after fight outside store
Two arrested after fight outside store | Test

Sheryl Deneise Johnson, 49, of Daniel Avenue in Seneca, was charged with third-degree assault and battery and issued a ticket for fighting, and Michael Walter King, 52, of Rocky Road in Westminster, was also given a ticket for fighting.

Crimestoppers set to host golf tourney
April 18, 2019 – 12:52 am | Comments Off on Crimestoppers set to host golf tourney
Crimestoppers set to host golf tourney | Test

Crimestoppers of Oconee County is gearing up for its annual fundraiser golf tournament on May 3. 

Central woman killed in wreck
April 18, 2019 – 12:50 am | Comments Off on Central woman killed in wreck

Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley said in a news release that Holly Lynn Gross, 30, was in a one-vehicle accident at Lenhardt Road off Saluda Dam Road near Easley around 2:20 a.m. Sunday.

Two-man play to celebrate Easter week
April 18, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off on Two-man play to celebrate Easter week
Two-man play to celebrate Easter week | Test

A two-man play depicting the final seven days of the life of Jesus Christ on Earth will take place at Maranatha Church on Keowee School Road in Seneca starting Friday evening.