Tax-free weekend kicks off today

Families in the local area and throughout South Carolina are expected to be out shopping for back-to-school items as the state’s tax-free weekend begins today.

More than just an administrator

Former Mayor Al Cumbie said former Central town administrator Herb Thompson’s devotion to Central involved more than just the nearly two decades spent as town administrator or as a town councilman prior to that.

Central passes mask ordinance

Central Town Council on Tuesday passed an emergency ordinance requiring the wearing of face coverings in public places, nearly a week after Clemson City Council approved a similar ordinance. 

Central Town Council to consider mask ordinance tonight

Central town administrator Phillip Mishoe said town council will consider an ordinance requiring masks to be worn in town at its monthly meeting tonight, adding that it is identical to the one approved by Clemson City Council last week.