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Clemson bar closed after alcohol sales violation
March 2, 2019 – 12:55 am
Clemson bar closed after alcohol sales violation

A popular Clemson bar has been closed after a joint investigation by the Clemson Police Department and South Carolina Law Enforcement Division found it was selling alcohol without a license.

$32,500 approved to clear, clean up Seneca Rail Site
March 2, 2019 – 12:54 am
$32,500 approved to clear, clean up Seneca Rail Site

Members of the Seneca Facilities Corporation agreed to spend $32,500 Wednesday to do significant cleaning and clearing at the Seneca Rail Site.

Public hearing Monday on short-term rental standards
March 2, 2019 – 12:54 am
Public hearing Monday on short-term rental standards

A proposed amendment to the city’s short-term residential rental standards ordinance will be the topic of a public hearing by Clemson City Council at 6 p.m. Monday.

County officials to talk Sewer South with sewer commission
March 2, 2019 – 12:52 am
County officials to talk Sewer South with sewer commission

Two Oconee County officials are scheduled to meet with the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority board of commissioners next week to discuss a proposed agreement between the two entities that has been going back and forth for nearly a year and a half.

Your timing in sending this letter is perfect!
March 2, 2019 – 12:51 am
Your timing in sending this letter is perfect!

Willie: Conflict of interest: Receiving funds from international officials while paying rent to one’s own administration for the building in which those funds are received.

Department heads saw $105K in salary increases
March 2, 2019 – 12:12 am
Department heads saw $105K in salary increases

Nearly $100,000 in raises went out to department heads in Oconee County during interim administrator Rick Martin’s tenure, including all three who reported directly to him under his role as deputy administrator of public works.

Blood donation benefits givers, recipients
March 2, 2019 – 12:01 am
Blood donation benefits givers, recipients

Clemson resident Jeff Bennett doesn’t remember exactly when or why he started donating his A-negative blood — he just did.

Outdoors: Catching fish in high, muddy water
March 1, 2019 – 8:13 pm
Outdoors: Catching fish in high, muddy water

The majority of anglers across the Upstate are looking forward to springtime fishing, while at the same time they’re wondering when the rain is finally going to let up.