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Salem man charged with grand larceny
November 28, 2017 – 10:36 pm
Salem man charged with grand larceny

Joey Liston Smith, 48, of Tilson Circle in Salem, was being held at the Oconee County Detention Center on a $7,500 surety bond at press time Tuesday.

Police suspect city truck break-in related to church van incident
November 28, 2017 – 10:32 pm
Police suspect city truck break-in related to church van incident

Seneca police believe a recent break-in on a city truck is related to a similar case involving a church van, according to Chief John Covington.

School district officials update building projects
November 28, 2017 – 10:31 pm
School district officials update building projects

School District of Oconee County officials said Tuesday several building projects underway in the district are making substantial progress.

Pickens school board OKs change for high-priority projects
November 28, 2017 – 10:30 pm
Pickens school board OKs change for high-priority projects

The Pickens County School Board approved an amendment to the current general fund budget Monday night that, among other things, allows the district to redirect funds to several priority items.

Local students score above ACT average
November 28, 2017 – 10:28 pm
Local students score above ACT average

Students in Oconee and Pickens counties scored higher than the state average in the ACT WorkKeys tests released recently by the South Carolina Department of Education.

Thank you from the bottom of my heart …
November 28, 2017 – 10:26 pm
Thank you from the bottom of my heart …

Willie: I would like to send a big thank you to the emergency room staff at Oconee Memorial Hospital for the excellent service they provided to my wife on Nov. 4.

Break-in leaves local church without needed van
November 28, 2017 – 12:42 am
Break-in leaves local church without needed van

A Seneca church was left “heartbroken” after a break-in last week that disabled a van the congregation bought just a few months ago after saving for more than three years.

Streets to be closed during Clemson House implosion
November 28, 2017 – 12:39 am
Streets to be closed during Clemson House implosion

On Sunday, they’re bringing the House down.

Hanover House Holiday Open House set for Saturday
November 28, 2017 – 12:33 am
Hanover House Holiday Open House set for Saturday

An upcoming event at the South Carolina Botanical Garden offers visitors a chance to celebrate the season and step into the past.

Last matchup between Tigers, Hurricanes a massacre
November 28, 2017 – 12:30 am
Last matchup between Tigers, Hurricanes a massacre

It’s only been two years, but much has changed since the last time Clemson and Miami met on the football field.