Volunteer irritated
August 17, 2010 – 7:53 pm
Volunteer irritated

As a citizen of Keowee Key and a first responder …

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The faces of diabetes: husband and wife balance type 1 and type 1 diabetes at home
August 17, 2010 – 6:00 pm
The faces of diabetes: husband and wife balance type 1 and type 1 diabetes at home

If a doctor were to hand you an orange, followed by a large and intimidating needle, what would your reaction be? Believe it or not, when patients were diagnosed with diabetes mid-century, they would practice administering insulin shots into an orange, so they could master the procedure on their own bodies later on.

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Basic computer classes offered at Seneca Library
August 17, 2010 – 6:00 pm
Basic computer classes offered at Seneca  Library

Wondering what to do with a mouse? The Oconee County Public Library (OCPL) can help. Computer classes for beginners will be offered at the Seneca Library in August. The classes are open to those with little or no experience in using a computer and are free.

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Oconee County educators learn about power production at Santee Cooper’s Energy Educators Institute
August 17, 2010 – 6:00 pm
Oconee County educators learn about power production at Santee Cooper’s Energy Educators Institute

This summer Santee Cooper provided hands-on experience in critical fields of the energy industry — such as power generation and the development and use of renewable energy — to two Oconee County educators as part of the 25th annual Energy Educators Institute series at the Wampee Conference Center in Pinopolis, S.C.

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Tell Willie, 8-18
August 17, 2010 – 6:00 pm
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Oconee OKs new Walhalla High site
August 17, 2010 – 1:00 am
Oconee OKs new Walhalla High site

The Oconee County School Board on Monday night unanimously approved the west side of SC Highway 11— one mile north of the SC Highway 183 intersection — as the home for the new Walhalla High School.

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Magazine: Clemson ranks 23rd in U.S.
August 17, 2010 – 1:00 am
Magazine: Clemson ranks 23rd in U.S.

Clemson University ranks 23rd among public institutions in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual guide to America’s Best Colleges.

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Thrift out of Highway 11 talks
August 17, 2010 – 1:00 am
Thrift out of Highway 11 talks

Oconee County Councilman Joel Thrift is taking himself out of any future decision making on plans to purchase approximately 408-acres owned by his lifelong friend in Westminster.

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Mold cleanup under way
August 17, 2010 – 1:00 am
Mold cleanup under way

The process of cleaning up possible mold and mildew in the gymnasium of R.C. Edwards Middle School began Monday.

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NRC cites ‘substantial’ concern
August 17, 2010 – 1:00 am
NRC cites ‘substantial’ concern

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced Monday it had found a “substantial” safety concern regarding a refueling outage that occurred at Duke Energy’s Oconee Nuclear Station in October 2009.

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