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Columbia forward commits to Gamecocks Columbia forward commits to Gamecocks

The South Carolina men’s basketball team landed its first commitment for the 2020 class on Tuesday when power forward Patrick Iriel (6-10, 235) of A.C. Flora High School in Columbia announced a commitment to head coach Frank Martin and the Gamecocks.

Clemson announces details for fan day Clemson announces details for fan day

The Clemson football program will hold its annual fan day on Sunday in Memorial Stadium.

Opioid litigation moves to next step Opioid litigation moves to next step

More than a year after Oconee County joined a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies and others profiting from the sale of opioids, the first physical signs of progress are showing up.

Clemson, CU reach CATbus agreement for FY ‘19-20 Clemson, CU reach CATbus agreement for FY ‘19-20

The city of Clemson and Clemson University will continue their nearly 25-year partnership in providing transit bus service for at least another year after the two sides recently came to agreement on a new contract for fiscal year 2019-20.

Welcome to the Golden Corner of South Carolina! Welcome to the Golden Corner of South Carolina!

Willie,Is the Jerry Dyar the same one who was on the radio back in the ’60s and school board member who then got on county council and was appointed to the VA job by the council years ago?

Purple Heart drop-in set for Wednesday Purple Heart drop-in set for Wednesday

A drop-in for all Purple Heart recipients in Oconee County has been scheduled for this week. 

Council wants to make sidewalk requests easier Council wants to make sidewalk requests easier

Clemson City Council discussed proposed changes for requests involving the installation of sidewalks Monday night, including a reduction in signatures from 75 to 51 percent of property owners within a specified improvement district.

Local stores help with many projects Local stores help with many projects

A western North Carolina-based company with stores in Oconee and Pickens counties provides supplies and tools for contractors through the week, as well as the do-it-yourself types who want to tackle a weekend project at home.

Highway 123 corridor plan heading to county council Highway 123 corridor plan heading to county council

After a discussion of priorities and feasibility, the Oconee County Planning Commission unanimously voted to send the U.S. Highway 123 Corridor Study as it was presented Monday night to the full council.

Sewer board to return nearly $5M to cities Sewer board to return nearly $5M to cities

By a 6-2 vote Monday night, the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority reversed a decision from July and approved a plan to return about $4.8 million to its three member cities. 

Cyclist endures amputation, surgeries after being hit by truck Cyclist endures amputation, surgeries after being hit by truck

The husband of a cyclist who was hit by a truck on Friday said his wife had her leg amputated — and a college nursing student at the scene of the accident saved her life.

Central administrator expects sanitation finances to improve Central administrator expects sanitation finances to improve

Central town administrator Phillip Mishoe said he expects the town’s sanitation budget to improve, but plans to continue looking at why the town isn’t selling as much water as it once did.