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Clemson House barbershop to close after nearly 70 years of business
May 13, 2017 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Clemson House barbershop to close after nearly 70 years of business | Test

At least in some sense, the walls at the Clemson House barbershop talk, as they’ve filled up in recent months with messages of thanks and appreciation from customers who run the gamut in age.

No comments at public hearing on proposed SDOC budget
May 13, 2017 – 12:27 am | No Comment
No comments at public hearing on proposed SDOC budget | Test

The School District of Oconee County’s proposed fiscal year 2018 budget, which features $97 million in expenditures, received no comments during a public hearing at Monday night’s school board work session.

Governor signs bill to add seventh seat to Pickens County School Board
May 13, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Governor signs bill to add seventh seat to Pickens County School Board | Test

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster signed into law a bill formally establishing a seventh seat on the Pickens County School Board of Trustees starting with the 2018 general election on Tuesday.

Meeting of city, planning commission, BAR focuses on student growth
May 13, 2017 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Meeting of city, planning commission, BAR focuses on student growth | Test

A discussion of projected student enrollment growth at Clemson University over the next several years and where to put the influx of students was the focus of the third and final meeting between Clemson City Council, the Planning Commission and Board of Architectural Review last month.

Sewer authority director retires after 37 years
May 13, 2017 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Sewer authority director retires after 37 years | Test

Bob Winchester is stepping down as Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority executive director for “personal reasons,” according to a news release.

Clemson University officials present plan for future growth
May 13, 2017 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Clemson University officials present plan for future growth | Test

Members of the Clemson Joint City University Advisory Board received a look at what the future of Clemson University could possibly entail during a special presentation made during their monthly meeting last week.

CAT recognized by university students
May 12, 2017 – 11:23 pm | No Comment
CAT recognized by university students | Test

Clemson Area Transit has received a number of awards throughout its 21-year history, but a recent honor the agency received may have meant the most.

Fire substation projects progressing
May 12, 2017 – 11:21 pm | No Comment
Fire substation projects progressing | Test

A few plumbing issues aside, officials say Oconee County is on track to completing substations that will bring the percentage of county rooftops within 5 miles of fire protection to 98.6 percent.

Fire quickly handled at Westminster plant
May 12, 2017 – 11:19 pm | No Comment

Fire forced an evacuation at a Westminster plant on S.C. Highway 11 on Thursday night, but Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie King said the small blaze was brought under control quickly.

Greenville wreck kills Westminster man
May 12, 2017 – 10:53 pm | No Comment

William Earl Odell, 54, of 200 West Oak Highway, was driving a 1989 Chevrolet van on Geer Highway about 8 miles north of Travelers Rest just after 8:30 p.m. when the vehicle veered off the left side of the road, hit a culvert and overturned several times, according to S.C. Highway Patrol trooper Joe Hovis.