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U.S. Census Road Tour to stop in Oconee County
January 7, 2010 – 9:07 pm
U.S. Census Road Tour to stop in Oconee County

The recently launched 2010 Census Portrait of America Road Tour is coming to Oconee County.

Child abuse bill gaining support
January 7, 2010 – 9:05 pm
Child abuse bill gaining support

Rep. Bill Sandifer received a resounding statement from more than a thousand community members Thursday requesting his support of Bill H3786, which requires tougher sentencing on those convicted of homicide by child abuse.

Tuition fund honors Clemson icon
January 7, 2010 – 9:03 pm
Tuition fund honors Clemson icon

Clemson University is establishing a scholarship in memory of one of its biggest fans: Harold “Mac” McKeown.

Thieves target future site of Tri-County campus in Easley
January 7, 2010 – 9:02 pm
Thieves target future site of Tri-County campus in Easley

According to the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office, nearly $12,000 worth of power tools was stolen from the construction site of Tri-County Technical College’s future Easley campus during a four-day period last month.

Five questions facing the Tigers
January 6, 2010 – 11:15 pm
Five questions facing the Tigers

With the members of the Clemson football team back on campus, as the spring semester began on Wednesday, the scene is already a world different than what it was just two weeks ago for the Tigers.

Andrew Moore: The good, the bad, the ugly for 2010
January 6, 2010 – 11:10 pm
Andrew Moore: The good, the bad, the ugly for 2010

Another college football season has been submitted to history for the South Carolina and Clemson, and both programs saw their respective share of triumphs and failures along the way.

Seneca football coaching search progressing
January 6, 2010 – 11:10 pm
Seneca football coaching search progressing

The search for the new head football coach at Seneca High School is ready to move onto the next step, as the application process officially closed on Tuesday.

Clemson women’s track and field earns preseason ranking
January 6, 2010 – 11:05 pm
Clemson women’s track and field earns preseason ranking

The women’s track and field team has earned a No. 9 preseason ranking, according to calculations released late Tuesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Texas A&M topped the preseason ranking, followed by Oregon and LSU. On the men’s side, Florida State and Florida took the top two spots.

Using a different type of putter
January 6, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Using a different type of putter

Jerry Garrison plays a round of disc golf with family and friends at the YMCA, recently.

Clemson’s the best — and so is USC
January 6, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Clemson’s the best — and so is USC

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine said this week that Clemson is one of the nation’s best universities.

New Lowe’s nears grand opening day
January 6, 2010 – 11:00 pm
New Lowe’s nears grand opening day

A Lowe’s spokeswoman said on Wednesday that the Home Improvement Center at the intersection of Issaqueena Trail and U.S. Highway 123 is “on track” to officially open later this month.

Oconee County Council to get early start on meetings
January 6, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Oconee County Council to get early start on meetings

Oconee officials are hopeful of scaling back on County Council meetings that run late into the night by starting the public comments sessions earlier.

Machine-tool plant seeks to tap Oconee County bond program
January 6, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Machine-tool plant seeks to tap Oconee County bond program

Oconee County officials plan to establish the criteria for selecting business proposals requesting use of $4.9 million allocated by the federal government to the county for use in the Recovery Zone Bonds program.

Death of doctor’s wife not yet under investigation
January 6, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Death of doctor’s wife not yet under  investigation

The Seneca Police Department has provided Denver police with information regarding Dr. Darryl Sugar’s arson arrest.