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Hunger study focus groups show lack of access
July 4, 2019 – 12:10 am | Comments Off on Hunger study focus groups show lack of access

When Leslie Hossfeld was named Dean of the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences at Clemson University, she sought to understand the needs of the community and utilize her background in food insecurity.

Drowning victim identified — Official: Rip-rap coming this fall
July 4, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Drowning victim identified — Official: Rip-rap coming this fall

Officials identified 27-year-old Thomas Landon Gallman, of Greenville County, as the man who drowned Tuesday evening at Fall Creek Landing after he attempted to recover a water bottle that floated away.

McCalls donate life vests to Fall Creek Landing
July 4, 2019 – 12:06 am | Comments Off on McCalls donate life vests to Fall Creek Landing
McCalls donate life vests to Fall Creek Landing | Test

On the day after the body of a Greenville County man was recovered from Lake Keowee at Fall Creek Landing, Oconee County councilman Wayne McCall and his brother, Keller, were on site armed with safety vests and rope. 

Official: Carolinas see largest gas spike ahead of July 4
July 3, 2019 – 12:31 am | Comments Off on Official: Carolinas see largest gas spike ahead of July 4
Official: Carolinas see largest gas spike ahead of July 4 | Test

Motorists across the Carolinas are feeling their wallets squeezed more than usual at the gas pumps ahead of Independence Day this week, according to a AAA of the Carolinas.

Officials urge firework awareness, safety
July 3, 2019 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Officials urge firework awareness, safety
Officials urge firework awareness, safety | Test

Before lighting Roman candles or firecrackers, local fire officials are urging residents to practice proper safety techniques.

King named State Firefighters’ Association president
July 3, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on King named State Firefighters’ Association president
King named State Firefighters’ Association president | Test

Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie King was named the 73rd president of the South Carolina State Firefighters’ Association at last week’s state convention in Columbia. 

County getting new Bojangles’, dollar store
July 3, 2019 – 12:25 am | Comments Off on County getting new Bojangles’, dollar store
County getting new Bojangles’, dollar store | Test

Another Dollar General will be constructed at 335 Rochester Highway near Ingles, planning director Adam Chapman said, and an additional Bojangles is coming “in that general area.”

Plan for your pet’s safety during fireworks displays
July 3, 2019 – 12:21 am | Comments Off on Plan for your pet’s safety during fireworks displays
Plan for your pet’s safety during fireworks displays | Test

More pets go missing on July 4th than any other day of the year. This means July 5th is often the busiest day for most animal shelters. 

Cato seeks police presence at city council meetings
July 3, 2019 – 12:18 am | Comments Off on Cato seeks police presence at city council meetings
Cato seeks police presence at city council meetings | Test

Clemson City councilman Mark Cato is once again requesting to have a police officer present at city council meetings.

DHEC to arrange agreement with sewer authority
July 3, 2019 – 12:16 am | Comments Off on DHEC to arrange agreement with sewer authority
DHEC to arrange agreement with sewer authority | Test

The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control is putting together a “compliance agreement” with the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority and has concerns that the member cities of the authority are not working together well, according to information presented to the board this week.

‘A really good heart’ — Mother remembers daughter killed in crash
July 3, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on ‘A really good heart’ — Mother remembers daughter killed in crash
‘A really good heart’ — Mother remembers daughter killed in crash | Test

In the living room of her parents’ home on Clemson Boulevard, Shirley Neimeyer remembered her daughter, Vanessa, as someone who was “sassy” and “loved life.”

Teen denied bond in deadly Monday crash: Suspect: ‘I do not want bond … I want help’
July 3, 2019 – 12:11 am | Comments Off on Teen denied bond in deadly Monday crash: Suspect: ‘I do not want bond … I want help’
Teen denied bond in deadly Monday crash: Suspect: ‘I do not want bond … I want help’ | Test

El Asia Hassian Muhammad, 19, of Easley, was being held at the Oconee County Detention Center after the wreck in which a police chase ended inside the home at 11:37 p.m. on Clemson Boulevard near Wells Highway, killing 39-year-old Vanessa Leanne Neimeyer.