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Mobile home a total loss after Tuesday fire
November 28, 2018 – 12:43 am
Mobile home a total loss after Tuesday fire

No one was injured in a fire that destroyed a mobile home Tuesday afternoon, according to Walhalla Fire Chief Brandon Burton. 

You hit on something near and dear to ol’ Willie’s heart
November 28, 2018 – 12:42 am
You hit on something near and dear to ol’ Willie’s heart

Willie: I didn’t win the recent lottery, but I’m glad someone in South Carolina did.

Clemson officials plan meeting on concrete median
November 28, 2018 – 12:42 am
Clemson officials plan meeting on concrete median

Clemson city administrator Rick Cotton hopes to coordinate a meeting next month between South Carolina Department of Transportation officials and Tiger Boulevard business owners potentially impacted by a concrete median proposed by the state.

Alexander: Winning lottery ticket also a windfall for state
November 28, 2018 – 12:41 am
Alexander: Winning lottery ticket also a windfall for state

A Mega Millions lottery ticket worth $1.5 billion sold in South Carolina is not only a big win for the buyer — it’s a big win for the state, according to State Sen. Thomas Alexander. 

New food pantry board chairman embraces role
November 28, 2018 – 12:40 am
New food pantry board chairman embraces role

Mike Harlin retired in 2014 after a 32-year career with Macy’s, the last several years commuting from his New Jersey home to his New York City office.

Two file for Salem council election
November 28, 2018 – 12:39 am
Two file for Salem council election

Jimmy Barker and Tony Grogan filed to run for the council seat vacated by Lynn Towe after he won the race for mayor against Councilman Kevin Talley in October.

Tigers motivated by 2016 loss to Pittsburgh
November 28, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers motivated by 2016 loss to Pittsburgh

The lone blemish on Clemson’s run to the national championship two years ago came on the Tigers’ home field on Nov. 12, 2016.

District expands year-round school survey
November 28, 2018 – 12:29 am
District expands year-round school survey

Disappointed at the low response rate on a survey sent to parents and teachers about a preference between a traditional or year-round school calendar, School District of Oconee County officials are opening it up to the community.

Tigers’ Lawrence, Swinney nab conference honors
November 28, 2018 – 12:20 am
Tigers’ Lawrence, Swinney nab conference honors

A day after nearly every starter from the Clemson football team made the All-ACC team, quarterback Trevor Lawrence and head coach Dabo Swinney picked up some major hardware from the conference.

No decision yet to extend city’s energy contract
November 28, 2018 – 12:20 am
No decision yet to extend city’s energy contract

After city council members met with representatives from Piedmont Municipal Power Agency on Tuesday, Westminster Mayor Brian Ramey said no decision has been made on whether to extend the city’s eight-year agreement with the power provider.

New fire truck could cost city nearly $500K
November 28, 2018 – 12:16 am
New fire truck could cost city nearly $500K

Seneca officials are likely to vote next month on a plan to spend more than $470,000 on a new city fire truck to replace a 24-year-old engine the fire department currently has answering calls. 

Bobcats start slow, come up short in opener
November 28, 2018 – 12:15 am
Bobcats start slow, come up short in opener

For a second straight year, the Seneca High School girls’ basketball team got its season off on the wrong foot against Franklin County (Ga.).

Duke Energy employees donate hygiene kits
November 28, 2018 – 12:14 am
Duke Energy employees donate hygiene kits

Holiday tunes filled the air as more than 30 volunteers from Duke Energy gathered at Oconee Nuclear Station to package 2,500 hygiene kits as part of Giving Tuesday this week.

Seneca drops opener against visiting Lions
November 28, 2018 – 12:10 am
Seneca drops opener against visiting Lions

In its season opener Tuesday night, the Seneca High School boys’ basketball team turned the ball over 23 times, struggled mightily at times to put the ball in the basket and took its share of tongue lashings from head coach Kevin Padgett.