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Nancy S. Dobbins
February 12, 2019 – 4:15 pm | Comments Off on Nancy S. Dobbins

Nancy S. Dobbins
February 11, 2019
SENECA, S.C. – Nancy Carolyn Sheriff Dobbins, 70, widow of Thomas Eugene Dobbins, passed away Monday, Feb. 11.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Hepsibah Baptist …

No head hunt yet for new county administrator
February 12, 2019 – 12:33 am | Comments Off on No head hunt yet for new county administrator
No head hunt yet for new county administrator | Test

Though three of the five members of Oconee County Council promoted the idea of using a search firm to find a new county administrator after the first round of interviews last fall failed to produce a hire, council has voted to post the job opening online first. 

University using on-field success to draw new students 
February 12, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on University using on-field success to draw new students 
University using on-field success to draw new students  | Test

Clemson University officials are working to use successes on the field to recruit new students to the university. 

Former bus driver files suit against district
February 12, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on Former bus driver files suit against district
Former bus driver files suit against district | Test

A former School District of Oconee County bus driver has named the school district and its compensation insurance company, StarNet, in a lawsuit in which she claims the defendants worked together to end her employment due to multiple workers’ compensation claims.

Barker to be sworn in tonight in Salem
February 12, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off on Barker to be sworn in tonight in Salem
Barker to be sworn in tonight in Salem | Test

After winning election to Salem’s vacant town council seat in January, Jimmy Barker is scheduled to be sworn in at tonight’s meeting.

Cookbook contest winner travels to Pigeon Forge
February 12, 2019 – 12:17 am | Comments Off on Cookbook contest winner travels to Pigeon Forge
Cookbook contest winner travels to Pigeon Forge | Test

Agnes Carter still keeps a recipe box filled with her “tried and true recipes,” although she admits she sometimes looks for new recipes online.

District plans to add counselors
February 12, 2019 – 12:16 am | Comments Off on District plans to add counselors
District plans to add counselors | Test

School District of Oconee County officials plan to add more mental health counselor positions in the future after meeting recently with officials from Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center (AOP).

Clemson president highlights recent academic successes
February 9, 2019 – 12:43 am | Comments Off on Clemson president highlights recent academic successes
Clemson president highlights recent academic successes | Test

The Clemson football team’s recent national championship and other academic achievements continue to raise the university’s profile, according to Clemson president Jim Clements. 

South Cove hosting bass fishing tournament
February 9, 2019 – 12:42 am | Comments Off on South Cove hosting bass fishing tournament
South Cove hosting bass fishing tournament | Test

South Cove County Park in Seneca will see a big bump in visitors today as the host site for a Bass Fishing League tournament on Lake Keowee.

Former Seneca pastor remembered for preaching the word, loving people
February 9, 2019 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on Former Seneca pastor remembered for preaching the word, loving people
Former Seneca pastor remembered for preaching the word, loving people | Test

The Rev. Jim Stokes was larger than life, with a booming voice that commanded respect, humble attitude and sincere compassion for his congregation and community that made him a beloved figure to those with whom he came into contact.

Police: Felon had gun, drugs in car
February 9, 2019 – 12:29 am | Comments Off on Police: Felon had gun, drugs in car

Carey Joe Tollison, of Green Acres Road, is charged with distribution of meth, possession of a firearm by a felon and violation of parole.

Architects of Clemson offense hit $1M salary
February 9, 2019 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on Architects of Clemson offense hit $1M salary
Architects of Clemson offense hit $1M salary | Test

After a second national championship in three years, it came as little surprise when the Clemson football team’s assistant coaches received pay bumps during the quarterly meeting of the school’s board of trustees Friday.

Hundreds attend Black History Month luncheon
February 9, 2019 – 12:10 am | Comments Off on Hundreds attend Black History Month luncheon
Hundreds attend Black History Month luncheon | Test

On a sunny Friday morning, hundreds gathered in the Seneca River Family Life Institute gym to celebrate Black History Month.

County council wants seat on sewer authority board
February 9, 2019 – 12:00 am | Comments Off on County council wants seat on sewer authority board
County council wants seat on sewer authority board | Test

Oconee County Council wants a seat on the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority Board of Commissioners as a contingency for approval of an agreement in which the county would turn over control of about $9 million worth of Sewer South lines and equipment to the sewer authority.