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Posters claim awards at West-Oak Middle School
March 15, 2010 – 7:42 pm
Posters claim awards at  West-Oak Middle School

Three West-Oak Middle School students won the sixth-grade division of the Oconee County Emergency Services Tornado Poster Contest as part of the Severe Weather Awareness Week.

Walhalla Middle School Beta Club reaches out to community
March 15, 2010 – 7:32 pm
Walhalla Middle School Beta Club reaches out to community

In addition to setting academically high standards for student eligibility, another important aspect of the Jr. Beta program at Walhalla Middle School is community service — that is, reaching out beyond the four walls of the school.

Students wish happy birthday to favorite doctor
March 15, 2010 – 7:28 pm
Students wish happy birthday to favorite doctor

In honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2, Orchard Park Elementary celebrated each day of the week by dressing up like the characters in his books.

February produces more ‘Terrific Kids’
March 15, 2010 – 7:26 pm
February produces more ‘Terrific Kids’

Fair-Oak Elementary School announces Kiwanis Terrific Kids for the month of February.

Fashion show yields large donation to homeless shelter
March 15, 2010 – 7:25 pm
Fashion show yields large donation to homeless shelter

Soluna Salon of Seneca hosted a packed house at Clemson University’s Brooks Center for the Performing Arts for a high-end fashion show benefiting “Our Daily Rest,” Oconee County’s first homeless shelter.

Chorale, guest choirs and audience support community needs
March 15, 2010 – 7:24 pm
Chorale, guest choirs and audience support community needs

An enthusiastic audience of almost 600 people enjoyed Foothills Chorale’s free concert, “A Spiritual Afternoon,” at Fort Hill Presbyterian Church, Clemson, on March 7. At the close of the concert, Judy Grant, program director of Clemson Community Care, received generous food and cash contributions that singers and audience members donated.

“Grate” burgers
March 15, 2010 – 6:00 pm
“Grate” burgers

There’s nothing like the “grate” taste of a big, juicy burger hot off the grill to signify the start of the summer cookout season. It’s no wonder that Americans’ love affair with burgers has been going strong for more than 100 years.

Tigers draw Missouri in NCAA Tournament
March 14, 2010 – 7:23 pm
Tigers draw Missouri in NCAA Tournament

It was announced on Sunday evening that the Tigers were awarded the No. 7 seed in the East Region of the NCAA Tournament, and will face off against No. 10 seed Missouri in Buffalo, N.Y. on Friday.

Stuck at home
March 13, 2010 – 1:10 am
Stuck at home

Few options for elderly transportation

Clemson police arrest two for attempted fraud
March 13, 2010 – 1:00 am
Clemson police arrest two for attempted fraud

One also charged with drug possession