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October 12, 2018 – 12:48 am
Read more and double check

Willie: I love your column and read it every day. I always look forward to it first thing in the paper.

Tigers’ Ross having impactful freshman season
October 12, 2018 – 12:45 am
Tigers’ Ross having impactful freshman season

CLEMSON — Put yourself in the shoes of any defensive secondary facing Clemson.

Inside the Huddle with Daniel’s Javares Hamilton
October 12, 2018 – 12:41 am
Inside the Huddle with Daniel’s Javares Hamilton

In his first season with the varsity squad, Daniel High School sophomore Javares Hamilton is making a major impact for the Lions.

Region-leading Lions host Walhalla tonight
October 12, 2018 – 12:38 am
Region-leading Lions host Walhalla tonight

CENTRAL — Last Friday night was a volatile one atop the Region I-4A standings, with Daniel finding itself sitting alone atop the mountain by night’s end.

Bobcats travel to take on struggling Powdersville
October 12, 2018 – 12:33 am
Bobcats travel to take on struggling Powdersville

SENECA — In his team’s 59-0 win over West-Oak last week, Seneca High School football coach Hal Capps was hot under the collar — during the first half, at halftime and even after the final whistle blew.

Warriors host Liberty, both looking for wins
October 12, 2018 – 12:28 am
Warriors host Liberty, both looking for wins

WESTMINSTER — Since Tim Carson took over as West-Oak High School’s football coach early this year, he’s tried to instill in his players the message that it’s not OK to lose.

Tree damages Ballenger House
October 12, 2018 – 12:11 am
Tree damages Ballenger House

Hurricane-turned-Tropical Storm Michael didn’t cause many problems in Oconee and Pickens counties, but it may be to blame for a tree that fell on the Ballenger House in Seneca on Thursday morning as the remnants of the storm passed through the area.

Kids get annual fire safety lesson
October 12, 2018 – 12:10 am
Kids get annual fire safety lesson

Pickens County firefighters, EMS and rescue officials entertained a record number of daycare, kindergarten and elementary-age children at the Central-Clemson Indoor Recreation Center teaching fire prevention tips and fire escape practices.

Wike hopes to bring fresh eyes, experience to board
October 12, 2018 – 12:05 am
Wike hopes to bring fresh eyes, experience to board

Lynn Wike moved to Pickens County from Aiken three years ago, retiring from the Savannah River National Laboratory, where he had worked for 18 years. 

Bowers sees ‘extraordinary progress’ on school board
October 12, 2018 – 12:03 am
Bowers sees ‘extraordinary progress’ on school board

Pickens County School Board of Trustees District 2 incumbent Phillip Bowers said extraordinary progress has been made since he was elected to the board four years ago.

Fallen power pole blocks access to neighborhood
October 12, 2018 – 12:02 am
Fallen power pole blocks access to neighborhood

Officials believe Tropical Storm Michael was not to blame after access to a Walhalla neighborhood was blocked Thursday afternoon when a tree fell on a power pole, taking out power lines. 

Injury sidelines Central police chief
October 12, 2018 – 12:01 am
Injury sidelines Central police chief

An injury suffered on the job has sidelined Central Police Chief Khristy Justice and elevated Lt. Mark Bolden to the role of interim chief.

Storm’s rain, winds expected to impact area today
October 11, 2018 – 12:30 am
Storm’s rain, winds expected to impact area today

Oconee and Pickens counties could experience heavy rain, flash flooding and strong winds when the remnants of Hurricane Michael make their way to the Upstate. 

Brownell, Tigers looking to maintain success in 2018-19
October 11, 2018 – 12:30 am
Brownell, Tigers looking to maintain success in 2018-19

After last season’s run to the Sweet 16, it looked like the Clemson men’s basketball team might have to start fresh again once the 2018-19 campaign rolled around.