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Council members still pondering capital projects Council members still pondering capital projects

With approval given Monday night to fund the Central-Clemson Indoor Rec Center’s third gymnasium and parking lot expansion, three first-year Clemson City Council members remain undecided on a new Arts Center and expansion of the African-American Museum.

Hunger study focus groups show lack of access Hunger study focus groups show lack of access

When Leslie Hossfeld was named Dean of the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences at Clemson University, she sought to understand the needs of the community and utilize her background in food insecurity.

Drowning victim identified — Official: Rip-rap coming this fall Drowning victim identified — Official: Rip-rap coming this fall

Officials identified 27-year-old Thomas Landon Gallman, of Greenville County, as the man who drowned Tuesday evening at Fall Creek Landing after he attempted to recover a water bottle that floated away.

McCalls donate life vests to Fall Creek Landing McCalls donate life vests to Fall Creek Landing

On the day after the body of a Greenville County man was recovered from Lake Keowee at Fall Creek Landing, Oconee County councilman Wayne McCall and his brother, Keller, were on site armed with safety vests and rope. 

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Official: Carolinas see largest gas spike ahead of July 4 Official: Carolinas see largest gas spike ahead of July 4

Motorists across the Carolinas are feeling their wallets squeezed more than usual at the gas pumps ahead of Independence Day this week, according to a AAA of the Carolinas.

Tigers’ Davidson honored as ACC Baseball Scholar Athlete Tigers’ Davidson honored as ACC Baseball Scholar Athlete

CLEMSON — Logan Davidson wasn’t only a great baseball player in his time at Clemson, he also shined in the classroom.

Officials urge firework awareness, safety Officials urge firework awareness, safety

Before lighting Roman candles or firecrackers, local fire officials are urging residents to practice proper safety techniques.

King named State Firefighters’ Association president King named State Firefighters’ Association president

Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie King was named the 73rd president of the South Carolina State Firefighters’ Association at last week’s state convention in Columbia. 

County getting new Bojangles’, dollar store County getting new Bojangles’, dollar store

Another Dollar General will be constructed at 335 Rochester Highway near Ingles, planning director Adam Chapman said, and an additional Bojangles is coming “in that general area.”

Cornerback pledges to South Carolina Cornerback pledges to South Carolina

There were some early holiday fireworks for South Carolina on Tuesday, as the Gamecocks got a commitment from cornerback Joey Hunter (6-1, 185) of Tyrone, Ga.

Metal in Motion preps the technical workforce Metal in Motion preps the technical workforce

Editor: Many people are concerned that students are leaving school unprepared for today’s technical workforce.