Array ( )
Homer “Buck” Burns - UpstateToday.com
. Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Local News

Homer “Buck” Burns
April 18, 2018 – 4:27 pm | No Comment

Homer ‘Buck’ Burns
April 17, 2018
WESTMINSTER, S.C. – Homer “Buck” Burns, 80, husband of Iris Greer Burns, of 134 Amos Drive, passed away Tuesday, April 17, at his residence.
A graveside service will be held at 2:30 …

Program promotes healthy family relationships
April 18, 2018 – 12:49 am | No Comment
Program promotes healthy family relationships | Test

In the middle of Child Abuse Prevention month, Heath’s Haven co-founder Lisa Fields feels the weight of family-focused programming more than normal.

Pioneer rejects Seneca contract
April 18, 2018 – 12:39 am | No Comment
Pioneer rejects Seneca contract | Test

The Pioneer Rural Water District board of directors rejected a water contract offer from the city of Seneca Tuesday that would require Pioneer to pay the city at least $1.1 million over 20 years.

City rec directors agree to include Fair-Oak on fall sports schedules
April 18, 2018 – 12:35 am | No Comment
City rec directors agree to include Fair-Oak on fall sports schedules | Test

A Tuesday meeting brought representatives from the recreation departments at the Fair-Oak Youth Center, Salem, Seneca, Walhalla and Westminster together for the first time since a countywide youth sports rift first opened in Oconee COUNTY more than a month ago.

Police chief resigns abruptly
April 18, 2018 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Police chief resigns abruptly | Test

Walhalla Police Chief Ronald Wilbanks resigned without notice Tuesday afternoon.

Man sentenced to 8 years for car thefts
April 18, 2018 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Man sentenced to 8 years for car thefts | Test

Judge Scott Sprouse sentenced Timothy Moses Souden, 26, of Pine Manor Circle, to 15 years, suspended to eight years, followed by five years probation, assistant solicitor Jason Alderman said Tuesday.

Local pastor among last-minute tax filers
April 18, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Local pastor among last-minute tax filers | Test

The Rev. Audrey Reese’s tax preparer went ahead without talking to her and scheduled an appointment for Reese to file her taxes Tuesday, the original deadline to file 2017 taxes with the Internal Revenue Service.

Museum plans Earth Day festival
April 18, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Museum plans Earth Day festival | Test

It’s hard to think of a better location for an Earth Day celebration than a geology museum.

Paw Pantry helps students in need
April 18, 2018 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Paw Pantry helps students in need | Test

The Paw Pantry on the campus of Clemson University is an example of students helping students in a small way that can make a big impact.

SWU, CU to host Special Olympics this week
April 18, 2018 – 12:12 am | No Comment
SWU, CU to host Special Olympics this week | Test

More than 1,300 athletes from elementary, middle and high schools, as well as adult programs in the area, will compete during Special Olympics events this week at Southern Wesleyan University and Clemson University.

Street Fest set to kick off next week
April 18, 2018 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Street Fest set to kick off next week | Test

The first-ever Street Fest, the biggest project to date of the Westminster Public Relations Committee, is set to kick off next week in Westminster.

Official: Blue Ridge ‘smart meters’ not spying devices
April 18, 2018 – 12:04 am | No Comment
Official: Blue Ridge ‘smart meters’ not spying devices | Test

New “smart meters” being installed by Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative will provide new advantages, such as reporting an outage even if residents aren’t home and helping customers figure out how to save on power use.