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Heritage Center needs public’s help to catch thief
August 13, 2011 – 12:59 am
Heritage Center needs public’s help to catch thief

The Oconee Heritage Center needs the public’s help to catch the thief who took several historic pieces from the museum.

Destination: Death Valley
August 13, 2011 – 12:35 am
Destination: Death Valley

Setting their sights on the Class 3A State crown, Daniel, Seneca, Walhalla and West-Oak will be hoping their seasons end with an appearance at Clemson’s Memorial Stadium, which will host the title game on Dec. 3, along with the Class 4A championship games as well.

Simple plan
August 13, 2011 – 12:30 am
Simple plan

Chad Morris has heard them all.
Finesse offense. Doesn’t run between the tackles. Throws the ball on every down. Five wides all the time. Dink-and-dunk passing game. No deep balls. Always in the shotgun. You’ll be nothing but a system quarterback. A system running back. Or wide receiver. Or tight end. Or offensive lineman.

Tigers set for first scrimmage
August 13, 2011 – 12:25 am
Tigers set for first scrimmage

When the Clemson football team held its first practice in pads on Wednesday, head coach Dabo Swinney said it was the true start of August camp after four acclimation workouts.

Lightning keeps Warriors at bay in Piedmont
August 13, 2011 – 12:18 am
Lightning keeps Warriors at bay in Piedmont

The West-Oak High School football team tried to wait it out as long as possible for the weather to clear Friday at Wren, but its scheduled jamboree appearance just wasn’t in the cards.

Razors’ jamboree action washed out
August 13, 2011 – 12:15 am
Razors’ jamboree action washed out

The Walhalla High School football team was slated to take on Travelers Rest in a Friday night jamboree game at Dean “Chico” Bolin Stadium, but after an hour-long lightning-delay — and a torrential rain — officials and coaches decided to call it a night.

Missing dove hunts gone by
August 13, 2011 – 12:14 am
Missing dove hunts gone by

A couple weeks ago, the South Carolina Natural Resources Board approved the migratory bird hunting seasons for mourning doves, marsh hens, woodcock, snipe and purple gallinules, as well as establishing the early September seasons for Canada geese and teal.

Ernst advances to semis at US Amateur
August 13, 2011 – 12:12 am
Ernst advances to semis at US Amateur

Former Seneca High School golfer Austin Ernst had never won a match in a USGA event before she arrived at the Rhode Island Country Club for the 2011 United States Women’s Amateur.

Tigers enter 2011 with new coaches, new look
August 13, 2011 – 12:10 am
Tigers enter 2011 with new coaches, new look

If the definition of insanity is truly, as the adage tells us, doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results, Dabo Swinney clearly isn’t crazy.

Clemson Tigers 2011 overview
August 13, 2011 – 12:09 am
Clemson Tigers 2011 overview

Clemson Tigers
Last year: 6-7 overall, 4-4 ACC (tied for third in Atlantic Division), lost to South Florida in Meineke Car Care Bowl

Head coach: Dabo Swinney — at Clemson: 19-15, 3 seasons

Returning starters: 16; 9 offense, …