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City council OKs first reading of alcohol question
August 8, 2018 – 12:34 am
City council OKs first reading of alcohol question

A proposed ordinance calling for a referendum allowing Clemson city voters to decide whether to extend permits for Sunday alcohol sales at grocery and convenience stores passed first reading Monday evening.

Anderson man gets 30 years in prison 
August 8, 2018 – 12:33 am
Anderson man gets 30 years in prison 

On Monday in Oconee General Sessions Court, Judge Scott Sprouse sentenced Chevis Morris to 30 years after Morris pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter, armed robbery and first-degree burglary, Solicitor David Wagner said in a news release. 

Fully healthy, Clemson’s Lawrence primed for big season
August 8, 2018 – 12:30 am
Fully healthy, Clemson’s Lawrence primed for big season

Going into last season, it didn’t seem like a big deal when Dexter Lawrence had a screw inserted into his foot after suffering a fractured toe.

Vangeli’s enters pilot partnership for renovations
August 8, 2018 – 12:30 am
Vangeli’s enters pilot partnership for renovations

It remains early in the planning stages, but some of the groundwork has already been laid and the foundation will likely continue to be set this morning for a new program to help strengthen downtown Seneca.

Clemson hoops announces exhibition game
August 8, 2018 – 12:20 am
Clemson hoops announces exhibition game

CLEMSON — The Clemson men’s basketball program announced Tuesday it will host Barton College in its lone exhibition game of the 2018-19 preseason on Nov. 1.

Foothills Alliance needs volunteers for Oconee office 
August 8, 2018 – 12:12 am
Foothills Alliance needs volunteers for Oconee office 

Foothills Alliance offers prevention, intervention and support services to survivors of sexual assault and child abuse in Anderson and Oconee counties.

Clemson council considering alternatives to placing concrete median on US 123
August 8, 2018 – 12:10 am
Clemson council considering alternatives to placing concrete median on US 123

Clemson City Council members kicked around a number of alternatives to the South Carolina Department of Transportation’s proposal to construct a concrete median on Tiger Boulevard during a special called meeting last week.

Organizers hope emergency shelter open by year’s end
August 8, 2018 – 12:08 am
Organizers hope emergency shelter open by year’s end

Organizers hope to have Pickens County’s first emergency shelter open before the end of the year. 

Lawmakers reflect on nuclear project’s failure
August 8, 2018 – 12:04 am
Lawmakers reflect on nuclear project’s failure

Last week marked a year since SCANA and Santee Cooper formally ended plans to construct two reactors at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station in Fairfield County, and efforts by the state legislature to resolve the financial mess left by the project remain unresolved.

New Oconee Tech campus kicks off fall enrollment
August 7, 2018 – 12:30 am
New Oconee Tech campus kicks off fall enrollment

Although students won’t report to the new Oconee campus of Tri-County Technical College for nearly two more weeks, staff members spent Monday helping students enroll and setting up classes for those already enrolled.

Tigers’ Bryant remains confident in himself
August 7, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers’ Bryant remains confident in himself

The last time Kelly Bryant suited up in front of a crowd, he turned in a performance he’d rather forget.

Clemson instituting clear bag policy at graduations
August 7, 2018 – 12:28 am
Clemson instituting clear bag policy at graduations

Clemson University will be implementing a clear bag policy at graduations. 

Seneca man hit, killed by truck
August 7, 2018 – 12:28 am
Seneca man hit, killed by truck

A Seneca man died after being struck by a pickup truck while walking early Saturday morning in Greenville. 

Salem mayoral election planned
August 7, 2018 – 12:28 am
Salem mayoral election planned

A special election is set for Oct. 16 to select a new mayor for the town of Salem.