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Another chance for Clemson residents to sound off
July 13, 2017 – 9:53 pm
Another chance for Clemson residents to sound off

Clemson officials will hold a second town hall meeting Sunday night at Abel Baptist Church, and considering the first one lasted more than two hours and drew a huge crowd on Father’s Day, we’d expect the turnout for this one to be even bigger.

Local NAACP chapter hopes for upgrade to stretch honoring King
July 13, 2017 – 9:51 pm
Local NAACP chapter hopes for upgrade to stretch honoring King

A little more than four years after a stretch of 6th Street in Seneca was designated as Martin Luther King Jr. Way, the Oconee County chapter of the NAACP is hoping the city will consider a proposal to beautify the stretch to help further recognize the contributions of the civil rights movement leader.

Blue Ridge Railroad historian to discuss book in Walhalla
July 13, 2017 – 9:50 pm
Blue Ridge Railroad historian to discuss book in Walhalla

Dr. James Johnson, author of “A History of the Blue Ridge Railroad,” will speak about the railroad at the Oconee County Heritage Center in Walhalla from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday.

Woman sentenced to 50 years for killing newborn
July 13, 2017 – 9:49 pm
Woman sentenced to 50 years for killing newborn

Homicide by child abuse is not a parole-eligible offense, meaning 24-year-old Joanie Holcombe will serve every day of her sentence.

Sen. Graham grills FBI director nominee on Trump Jr.
July 13, 2017 – 9:27 pm
Sen. Graham grills FBI director nominee on Trump Jr.

Sen. Lindsey Graham questioned the president’s FBI director nominee Wednesday about recent revelations the president’s son, Donald Trump Jr., took a meeting with a Russian lawyer on the condition she would provide damaging information on his father’s political opponent.

It sounds kind of stupid …
July 13, 2017 – 9:24 pm
It sounds kind of stupid …

Willie, Do you want your personal information (DOB, address, phone), your voting record, your Social Security number, and your previous state residence information surrendered to Trump’s Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity?

Authorities investigating blaze at Mountain View Steak and Seafood
July 13, 2017 – 12:30 am
Authorities investigating blaze at Mountain View Steak and Seafood

The smell of charred wood still filled the air around a West Union restaurant six hours after the establishment went up in flames Wednesday morning.

Councilman who voted for police cuts concerned about crime
July 13, 2017 – 12:28 am
Councilman who voted for police cuts concerned about crime

A Westminster City Council member who voted for a budget that slashes the city’s police force by 40 percent expressed concern at a council meeting Tuesday about the number of patrol cars on duty in the downtown area.

Pioneer lender ordered to turn over loan records
July 13, 2017 – 12:27 am
Pioneer lender ordered to turn over loan records

A court has ordered a local water district’s lender to turn over documents relating to its loan for a $19 million water treatment plant.

Kids go hands-on with science at World of Energy
July 13, 2017 – 12:20 am
Kids go hands-on with science at World of Energy

Some children are visual learners and others are aural or verbal, but nearly all kids thrive in a kinesthetic environment.