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Hinton bond hearing is today
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Hinton bond hearing is today

Matthew Hinton, the 22-year-old Seneca man accused of beating his daughter, Brianna Bright, to death, will be in court again Tuesday to make another request on bond.

A ‘grand’ donation for Our Daily Bread
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
A ‘grand’ donation for Our Daily Bread

John Pulliam, owner of 1st Choice Realty, presents a $1,000 check to Vicki Andy, left, and Patti Bowling, board members of Our Daily Bread, as a result of a recent food drive to benefit the nonprofit organization. Another fundraiser for Our Daily Bread, The Sock Hop, will take place from 6-10 p.m. on Jan. 29 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church on Bountyland Road in Seneca.

Local church flags controversial issue
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Local church flags  controversial issue

Oconee Presbyterian Church Pastor Bob Anderson, left, and church member Mark Harris place flags in front of their congregation’s building on Highway 130 in Seneca on a recent afternoon. Each flag represents one of the 3,660 fetuses aborted daily in the United States. The flags are also intended to raise awareness for Sanctity of Human Life on Jan. 24.

Foothills Gala is accepting sponsors
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Foothills Gala is accepting sponsors

Sponsorships are available for the 9th Annual Foothills Gala to take place at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 27 at the T. Ed Garrison Arena in Clemson.

Algeria, Angola reach African Cup quarterfinals
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Algeria, Angola reach African Cup quarterfinals

Algeria, a first-round opponent of the U.S. at this year’s World Cup, advanced to the quarterfinals of the African Cup of Nations with a 0-0 tie against host Angola on Monday night.

Hamlin embracing preseason favorite role
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Hamlin embracing preseason favorite role

The buzz surrounding Denny Hamlin started months before he took the checkered flag on last season’s finale. What was a murmur, though, suddenly became a roar.

Ready or not, Vikings must hit road to chase title
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Ready or not, Vikings must hit road to chase title

Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings have been nearly flawless this season in their raucous roofed stadium, sleek as ever on the artificial grass with the thermostat set near 70 degrees and the only breeze coming from the air conditioning ducts.

Jerry Hairston joins Pads; will play with brother
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Jerry Hairston joins Pads; will play with brother

The San Diego Padres have agreed to a $2,125,000, one-year deal with Jerry Hairston Jr.

DiPietro, Moulson lead Islanders past Devils 4-0
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
DiPietro, Moulson lead Islanders past Devils 4-0

The crowd chanted Rick DiPietro’s name as the clock ticked down on his first shutout in almost two years.

Wizards take 2nd in row, beat Trail Blazers 97-92
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Wizards take 2nd in row, beat Trail Blazers 97-92

The world didn’t come to a standstill when Gilbert Arenas was suspended indefinitely by the NBA, the season wasn’t canceled when he pleaded guilty to a felony. The Washington Wizards have to continue to show up for games and play them, and they’re actually doing OK.

Henin on track in Grand Slam comeback
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Henin on track in Grand Slam comeback

Justine Henin’s new, philosophical outlook on life and tennis comes with a few fringe benefits. She’s dining out more, for one thing.

Golden Globes ratings up, Gervais reviews down
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Golden Globes ratings up, Gervais reviews down

NBC saw its telecast of the Golden Globe Awards draw nearly 17 million viewers on Sunday, a 14 percent jump from 2009 and a victory for the troubled network, despite a poorly reviewed performance by host Ricky Gervais.

Cancer-stricken actor Dennis Hopper divorcing wife
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Cancer-stricken actor Dennis Hopper divorcing wife

Bedridden Hollywood actor Dennis Hopper said on Monday he was seeking a divorce from his fifth wife while fighting what a family friend called “a valiant battle” against prostate cancer.

Conan O’Brien finalizing exit from NBC
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Conan O’Brien finalizing exit from NBC

Conan O’Brien’s “Tonight Show” dream is over.