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Lions take season opener against Greenville
August 21, 2018 – 12:26 am
Lions take season opener against Greenville

CENTRAL — When Hayley Hoover signaled for timeout midway through the third set of her team’s season-opening match against Greenville on Monday night, the Daniel High School volleyball team was on the brink of letting the night slip away.

Pickens County School Board chairman excited about technology upgrades
August 21, 2018 – 12:26 am
Pickens County School Board chairman excited about technology upgrades

Pickens County School Board chairman Brian Swords said new technology upgrades in the school district are going to make for improved instruction and more accessibility for students this school year.

Retaining wall for University Ridge now complete
August 21, 2018 – 12:26 am
Retaining wall for University Ridge now complete

Construction of a retaining wall and sidewalk at University Ridge and Foy Creek in Clemson has been officially completed.

Missing Seneca woman found safe
August 21, 2018 – 12:24 am
Missing Seneca woman found safe

A 52-year-old Seneca woman reported missing earlier this month was found safe in Clemson on Sunday, according to the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office.

High school roundup: OCA boys run away with cross-country victory
August 21, 2018 – 12:22 am
High school roundup: OCA boys run away with cross-country victory

SENECA — The Oconee Christian Academy boys’ cross-country team opened its season by winning a tri-match with Anderson Christian and Foothills Christian on Monday evening.

Landrum, Clemson’s first baseball All-American, dies
August 21, 2018 – 12:20 am
Landrum, Clemson’s first baseball All-American, dies

CLEMSON — Joe Landrum, Clemson’s first baseball All-American, died Sunday in Columbia at the age of 89, according to a news release from the school Monday.

August 21 Arrests
August 20, 2018 – 11:59 pm
August 21 Arrests

Arrests for August 21

Two killed in Pickens County fatality
August 19, 2018 – 6:40 pm
Two killed in Pickens County fatality

PICKENS — A two-vehicle accident late Saturday night near Pickens claimed the lives of two people and injured both drivers.

Aggressive start paces Lions in win over Liberty
August 18, 2018 – 12:43 am
Aggressive start paces Lions in win over Liberty

CENTRAL — If the opening drive of the season was any indication Friday night, the Daniel High School football team isn’t going to consider shying away from opportunity this fall.

Hoover returns home to lead Daniel volleyball program
August 18, 2018 – 12:35 am
Hoover returns home to lead Daniel volleyball program

CENTRAL — The last time Hayley Hoover took the floor for the Daniel High School volleyball team, the Lions blew past Bluffton for a decisive 3-0 victory and walked out of White Knoll High School in Lexington with the Class 3A state championship.

New Tri-County campus dedicated
August 18, 2018 – 12:30 am
New Tri-County campus dedicated

A year after its groundbreaking ceremony, Tri-County Technical College officials and Oconee County leaders stood inside the college’s new Oconee campus Friday for a formal dedication ceremony.

Local papers showing strength
August 18, 2018 – 12:29 am
Local papers showing strength

While large daily newspapers have struggled to survive in recent years and many have written the eulogy of printed news, community newspapers are finding ways to remain viable.

TCTC campus learning commons named for Alexander
August 18, 2018 – 12:28 am
TCTC campus learning commons named for Alexander

Tri-County Technical College president Ronnie Booth said he was driving one day several years ago when a phone call came in from State Sen. Thomas Alexander.

Resident supports Seneca’s reset of rental proposal
August 18, 2018 – 12:27 am
Resident supports Seneca’s reset of rental proposal

The homeowners association president of the community that spoke the loudest against a short-term rental policy Seneca City Council rejected this week said she supports the council’s decision to scrap the policy and start the process over.