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Charles King
December 14, 2018 – 4:22 pm | No Comment

Charles King
December 13, 2018
SENECA, S.C. – Charles Ray King, 72, of 104 Warren Drive, husband of Barbara Houston King, passed away Thursday, Dec. 13, at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
The funeral service will be held at 2 …

Rev. Jimmy Aiken Cox
December 14, 2018 – 4:21 pm | No Comment
Rev. Jimmy Aiken Cox | Test

Rev. Jimmy Aiken Cox
December 12, 2018
PENDLETON, S.C. – Rev. Jimmy Aiken Cox, 77, went to his heavenly home on Wednesday, Dec. 12, upon his death at AnMed Health Medical Center.
Funeral services for “Preacher” will be …

Magnet school applications now available for 2019-20
December 14, 2018 – 12:49 am | No Comment
Magnet school applications now available for 2019-20 | Test

The inaugural year for two magnet schools in the School District of Pickens County is nearly halfway over, and officials are already in the process of accepting applications for next school year.

Pickens County Council chair urges ‘economic gardening’
December 14, 2018 – 12:48 am | No Comment
Pickens County Council chair urges ‘economic gardening’ | Test

County officials want to market Pickens County as “your natural destination,” according to Pickens County Council chairman Roy Costner. 

Second phase of Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park coming
December 14, 2018 – 12:45 am | No Comment
Second phase of Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park coming | Test

The Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park will be opening the second phase of its trail in the spring.

Planning commission to review population
December 14, 2018 – 12:44 am | No Comment
Planning commission to review population | Test

The Oconee County Planning Commission will take a dive into the population element of the county’s comprehensive plan at its meeting next week.

Sheriff’s office, association warn of scams
December 14, 2018 – 12:42 am | No Comment
Sheriff’s office, association warn of scams | Test

After multiple incidents across the state involving a spoofed phone number, the South Carolina Sheriffs’ Association is reminding residents it doesn’t solicit contributions over the telephone.

Salem hires police officer
December 14, 2018 – 12:40 am | No Comment
Salem hires police officer | Test

The Salem Police Department has added a third part-time officer to finalize Chief Brian Lusk’s staff. 

City approves nearly $500K for fire truck
December 14, 2018 – 12:38 am | No Comment
City approves nearly $500K for fire truck | Test

The Seneca Fire Department will be getting a new fire truck within the next couple of months, replacing a 24-year-old engine currently answering calls. 

Littlejohn Community Center awarded grant for expansion
December 14, 2018 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Littlejohn Community Center awarded grant for expansion | Test

Christmas may be less than two weeks away, but as far as Littlejohn Community Center executive director Adraine Jackson-Garner is concerned, the gift she recently received will be hard to top.

Seneca threat accompanies wave of hoaxes across US
December 14, 2018 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Seneca threat accompanies wave of hoaxes across US | Test

An email to a local Seneca company, threatening to detonate a bomb if the recipient didn’t send money, was one of hundreds of similar messages sent across America on Thursday.

Council moves to condemn homes
December 14, 2018 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Council moves to  condemn homes | Test

Westminster City Council moved to condemn five homes in the city at a special meeting Thursday night.

Pohl seeking vacant seat on Seneca City Council
December 14, 2018 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Pohl seeking vacant seat on Seneca City Council | Test

Just months after losing his bid for re-election by only nine votes in March, businessman Stuart Pohl has announced plans to run again for Seneca City Council.

Leadership Oconee helps with holiday market
December 14, 2018 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Leadership Oconee helps with holiday market | Test

In an effort to assist with preservation of agricultural history in Oconee County, the Leadership Oconee County class of 2019 has selected the Foothills Agriculture Resource and Marketing (FARM) Center as its annual project.