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The Alumni Restaurant and Bar is on U.S. Highway 123 in Clemson
October 6, 2018 – 12:45 am | No Comment
The Alumni Restaurant and Bar is on U.S. Highway 123 in Clemson | Test

For 16 years Mike Levasseur worked as a mechanic until one day he decided “it wasn’t fun anymore.”

Oconee, Pickens lagging in kindergarten readiness
October 6, 2018 – 12:42 am | No Comment
Oconee, Pickens lagging in kindergarten readiness | Test

Oconee and Pickens school officials are working to improve ways to prepare students for kindergarten after a statewide kindergarten readiness assessment report for all 82 school districts showed both lagging in that area.

Officials hear plans for landscape of Clemson highway interchange
October 6, 2018 – 12:39 am | No Comment
Officials hear plans for landscape of Clemson highway interchange | Test

Clemson city horticulturist Tony Tidwell and Clemson University landscape architecture professor Paul Russell recently presented to the Joint City-University Advisory Board two site plans for landscaping the U.S. Highway 76 and S.C. Highway 93 interchange.

Manufacturer hosts officials for celebration
October 6, 2018 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Manufacturer hosts officials for celebration | Test

Local and state leaders joined Schneider Electric officials as they marked Manufacturing Day, celebrated nationwide Friday, talking about the importance of manufacturing in the economy.

Pickens County opens centennial time capsule
October 6, 2018 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Pickens County opens centennial time capsule | Test

The atmosphere was festive in Pickens Friday afternoon as a large crowd waited for the opening of the time capsule buried at the Pickens County Courthouse during the county’s centennial in 1968. 

County’s’litter blitz’ nets 11 tons of trash
October 6, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
County’s’litter blitz’ nets 11 tons of trash | Test

The “litter blitz” held in Pickens County on Sept. 21 collected less trash than the county’s first event in March, but that’s fine with county council chairman Roy Costner.

McCall plans to skip Monday administrator interviews
October 6, 2018 – 12:13 am | No Comment
McCall plans to skip Monday administrator interviews | Test

When Oconee County Council meets Monday morning for interviews with the last three candidates in the second round of interviews for county administrator, the council will once again be short one member.

POWs speak to Clemson University students
October 5, 2018 – 12:30 am | No Comment
POWs speak to Clemson University students | Test

Three Clemson University alumni who endured a multitude of horrors as prisoners of war while serving their country shared their stories Thursday. 

Local officers reflect after Florence shooting
October 5, 2018 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Local officers reflect after Florence shooting | Test

Oconee County Sheriff Mike Crenshaw addressed deputies Thursday morning at a normal weekly informational meeting.

Westminster’s Music on Main ends tonight, but a concert is planned for Saturday
October 5, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Westminster’s Music on Main ends tonight, but a concert is planned for Saturday | Test

With Westminster’s Music on Main series ending this evening, a bit of luck happened for a Saturday show from a second band. 

Lowcountry mayor thanks local rescuers for Florence efforts
October 5, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Lowcountry mayor thanks local rescuers for Florence efforts | Test

Pickens County’s swift water rescue personnel were recognized Monday night for their work before, during and after Hurricane Florence last month. 

Oconee, Anderson volunteers help with hurricane’s aftermath
October 5, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Oconee, Anderson volunteers help with hurricane’s aftermath | Test

Members of the Oconee County Special Rescue team and the Anderson City Fire Department partnered recently to help those impacted by floodwaters in Marion as a result of Hurricane Florence.

Mobile home destroyed by fire
October 5, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Mobile home destroyed by fire | Test

A singlewide mobile home was deemed a total loss in the aftermath of a home fire in Westminster on Thursday.

Time capsule to be opened today
October 5, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Time capsule to be opened today | Test

Gov. Henry McMaster will attend the opening of a time capsule buried outside the Pickens County Courthouse in 1968.