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Soft-serve questions, creampuff answers
October 23, 2019 – 12:27 am | Comments Off on Soft-serve questions, creampuff answers
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If you missed the debate put on by Walhalla Partners for Progress last night, no worries. Most of those in attendance — not related to the candidates — probably want their two hours back.

On the road to something better
October 22, 2019 – 12:50 am | Comments Off on On the road to something better
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Seneca’s downtown won’t be rebuilt in a day, but what happened Oct. 11 is worth remembering.

Where the news comes from
October 10, 2019 – 12:57 am | Comments Off on Where the news comes from
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We live in a time when people can meet the farmers who grew the food they’re about to buy for their families. Why should local news be any different?

Listen to that siren
October 9, 2019 – 12:00 am | Comments Off on Listen to that siren
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A siren test by Duke Energy and emergency management officials in Oconee and Pickens counties will take place this morning. More than 60 sirens within 10 miles of the Oconee Nuclear Station will be tested for three minutes, starting at 11:50 a.m.

Asking the right questions
October 8, 2019 – 12:46 am | Comments Off on Asking the right questions
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The Oconee County Council doesn’t need to be involved with U.S. Highway 123 between Seneca and Clemson.

A hole in the road
October 5, 2019 – 12:15 am | Comments Off on A hole in the road
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Drivers have been dodging that steel plate covering a hole on U.S. Highway 123 South for months.

Hemp — A misunderstood plant
October 4, 2019 – 12:16 am | Comments Off on Hemp — A misunderstood plant
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Few plants are as misunderstood as hemp. It looks like marijuana but can’t get people high because it doesn’t have marijuana’s THC content.

A connection to the future
October 2, 2019 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on A connection to the future
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A sewer line is just a pipe in the ground — except when it helps to connect a community’s present to a future it would like to achieve.

Remembering a fallen officer
October 1, 2019 – 12:21 am | Comments Off on Remembering a fallen officer
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William Henry Talley predicted he would be killed while working as a law enforcement officer. Famous for breaking up a large moonshine still at Jocassee, Talley reportedly said, “They will probably get me, but I will die in the discharge of my duty,” according to the Oct. 17, 1928, edition of the Keowee Courier.

What’s next in Walhalla?
September 28, 2019 – 12:57 am | Comments Off on What’s next in Walhalla?
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We’ve been critical of Walhalla City Council’s tough-on-the-customer water billing system.

Listening to the people
September 26, 2019 – 12:54 am | Comments Off on Listening to the people
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A two-year fight over which property owners could rent out Seneca houses — the short-term rental issue — ended this week with city council siding with people who rent their own houses for no more than 72 days a year.

It really is time to talk — and to listen
September 25, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on It really is time to talk — and to listen
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Suicide awareness meetings are being held this week in the attendance areas of Oconee County’s three high schools.