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Is now the right time?

More than two months ago, a Journal editorial called on Clemson University’s Board of Trustees to freeze tuition due to the impacts of COVID-19.

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Fiber finale

After years of flailing around the county aimlessly, and nearly $16 million invested with almost no hope of return, Oconee County’s fiber optic network finally has a chance to be deployed to households in a broad sense.

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An important week ahead

The Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution “guarantees the rights of criminal defendants, including the right to a public trial without unnecessary delay, the right to a lawyer, the right to an impartial jury, and the right to know who your accusers are and the nature of the charges and evidence against you.”

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Budget woes

The circus was back in town Tuesday evening at Oconee County Council’s meeting for a final reading of the upcoming fiscal year’s budget, a sideshow that’s become all too familiar with this group.

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