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Former state rep Claude Marchbanks remembered for service, dedication
October 1, 2019 – 12:13 am | Comments Off on Former state rep Claude Marchbanks remembered for service, dedication
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Former State Rep. Claude Marchbanks, who died last week at age 96, was remembered Monday as a dedicated public servant — from his time as a Pickens County councilman to the dozen years he served in the South Carolina House of Representatives starting in the mid-1980s.

700 church members turn out to ‘Serve Oconee’
October 1, 2019 – 12:11 am | Comments Off on 700 church members turn out to ‘Serve Oconee’
700 church members turn out to ‘Serve Oconee’ | Test

More than 700 people from Foothills Church went “outside the walls of the church” to pick up trash, wash cars and help elderly and disabled people and several schools and nonprofits Saturday morning without asking for anything in return.

Local officer killed in the line of duty added to memorial
October 1, 2019 – 12:07 am | Comments Off on Local officer killed in the line of duty added to memorial
Local officer killed in the line of duty added to memorial | Test

William Henry Talley joined the Oconee County Rural Police Department in 1926 and served until he died from wounds, including a fractured skull, sustained while responding to a call in Salem, according to an Oconee County Sheriff’s Office news release.

Federal grant to help get sewer service to south Oconee
October 1, 2019 – 12:05 am | Comments Off on Federal grant to help get sewer service to south Oconee
Federal grant to help get sewer service to south Oconee | Test

Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority executive director Chris Eleazer said he received official word Monday that the sewer authority had received a $3.7 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to connect sewer lines from the Golden Corner Commerce Park to Exits 1 and 2 of Interstate 85 in Oconee County.

Westminster woman dead after rollover collision
September 28, 2019 – 10:41 pm | Comments Off on Westminster woman dead after rollover collision
Westminster woman dead after rollover collision | Test

A 47-year-old woman died Saturday night after a rollover wreck near Westminster, according to Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis

Scarecrows decorate town ahead of fall festival
September 28, 2019 – 12:31 am | Comments Off on Scarecrows decorate town ahead of fall festival
Scarecrows decorate town ahead of fall festival | Test

Scarecrows are taking over this town ahead of the annual Fall Harvest Festival.

Designated tobacco use signs to soon be displayed
September 28, 2019 – 12:19 am | Comments Off on Designated tobacco use signs to soon be displayed
Designated tobacco use signs to soon be displayed | Test

Now that Clemson City Council has given unanimous final approval to an amendment banning tobacco use except for designated areas at all city parks and ball fields, parks and recreation director Jay Bennett said approximately 25 signs will be ordered next week.

Professor talks partisanship in probe
September 28, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Professor talks partisanship in probe
Professor talks partisanship in probe | Test

On Friday, Furman University professor Danielle Vinson taught a class on Congress in a room filled with upperclassmen and political science majors and a separate introduction to American government course to a class comprised of mostly freshmen. 

Unprecedented? Clemson professor explains presidential impeachment process
September 28, 2019 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on Unprecedented? Clemson professor explains presidential impeachment process
Unprecedented? Clemson professor explains presidential impeachment process | Test

With the nation in a whirlwind over a potential impeachment of President Donald Trump on the issue of whether he withheld foreign aid and asked Ukraine to investigate a political rival, a Clemson University professor said the situation is unprecedented. 

Sentencing hearing set for school shooter
September 28, 2019 – 12:11 am | Comments Off on Sentencing hearing set for school shooter
Sentencing hearing set for school shooter | Test

Convicted school shooter Jesse Osborne will appear in the Anderson County Courthouse for a sentencing hearing in less than two months.

Fair offers farm fun for the family
September 28, 2019 – 12:09 am | Comments Off on Fair offers farm fun for the family
Fair offers farm fun for the family | Test

Carousel music mixed with bellowing calves and the squeals of delighted children Friday night as the Carolina Foothills Heritage Fair welcomed the weekend crowd.

Clayton Drive entrance project complete
September 28, 2019 – 12:07 am | Comments Off on Clayton Drive entrance project complete
Clayton Drive entrance project complete | Test

Three years after the idea was first proposed, a new turning entrance into the Southern Wesleyan University campus off S.C. Highway 93 in Central has been completed.