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Top 20. That’s where Pickens and Oconee school districts rank among South Carolina schools for Scholastic Aptitude Test performance in the 2011-2012 school year.
One thing this country does not need come Nov. 7 is to be thrown into a protracted court battle over who won the 2012 presidential election. Yet, given the numerous legal challenges and courtroom battles taking place over voting laws in several states, that potential exists.
Today we observe the anniversary of that terrorist attack that claimed so many innocent lives while, at the same time, raising up heroes that before were just common folks. Those on the airplane who attacked the terrorists and stopped the potential for even more death in Washington, D.C. and those firefighters, EMS and police who tried to help at the World Trade Center.