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The (Special) Olympic Spirit
April 16, 2019 – 12:45 am | Comments Off on The (Special) Olympic Spirit

It didn’t capture the national attention that Tiger Woods received in his comeback to win his fifth Masters on Sunday, but several hundred athletes made their own lasting athletic memories on Friday afternoon at the Area 13 Special Olympics at Clemson University’s Rock Norman Track and Field Complex.

Blue Ridge: A true community partner
April 13, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Blue Ridge: A true community partner
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We have come to expect that when businesses see their costs go up, those costs are going to be passed on to customers.

A wise choice
April 12, 2019 – 12:46 am | Comments Off on A wise choice
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The Tri-County Technical College board chose 20 years of homegrown talent in the selection of Galen DeHay as the college’s next president. 

What do you want?
April 10, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on What do you want?
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This week we found out that the city of Clemson has essentially invited the infamous motorcycle gang the Hells Angels to town in late July.

Worst day ever
April 2, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Worst day ever
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Imagine the worst news you’ve ever had to give a person, friend, loved one or colleague. Now multiply that by 120.

Cutting red tape for military families
March 30, 2019 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on Cutting red tape for military families
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Governments are often accused of having too much red tape as they enforce rules and regulations on the people they are created to serve.

Election move to November good for city, voters
March 28, 2019 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on Election move to November good for city, voters
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Seneca City Council is expected to consider a proposal next month to move its municipal elections for mayor and council to November, when the other cities and towns in the county hold their elections.

The importance of planning for Oconee’s future
March 23, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on The importance of planning for Oconee’s future
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Behind almost any successful effort is usually a plan that has been discussed, debated, developed and implemented.

Preparing for the worst-case scenario
March 20, 2019 – 12:46 am | Comments Off on Preparing for the worst-case scenario
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Tragic shootings in schools, houses of worship and other public places appear to be happening more often these days, leaving innocent people dead or seriously injured, devastating families and communities. 

A salute to the American Legion
March 14, 2019 – 12:53 am | Comments Off on A salute to the American Legion
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As hundreds participate in Seneca’s ninth annual Run for the Green Half Marathon and 5K early Saturday morning, American Legion Post 120 members will be handing out water to the runners.

Welcome back, Stuart Pohl
March 13, 2019 – 12:13 am | Comments Off on Welcome back, Stuart Pohl
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Seneca businessman Stuart Pohl is back on city council, something that is good for him and the city of Seneca.

Brock’s selection the right choice
March 9, 2019 – 12:39 am | Comments Off on Brock’s selection the right choice
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At a special called meeting Friday morning, Oconee County Council officially took the “interim” tag off Amanda Brock’s title, signing her to an 18-month contract as the permanent county administrator.

Free money
March 6, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on Free money
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Hopefully you’ve followed the developments surrounding former interim county administrator Rick Martin approving raises for countless county employees, to the tune of nearly $320,000.

Illegal raises explained
February 28, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off on Illegal raises explained
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Illegal — that is a big word to use in just about any situation.