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Ed Jenson
March 28, 2018 - 5:56 pm
President Donald Trump is firing Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin and replacing him with the White House doctor in the wake of a bruising ethics scandal and a mounting rebellion within the VA. Trump tweets that he intends to nominate "highly respected Admiral Ronny L. Jackson, MD, as the...
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May 21, 2018 - 11:29 am
It’s being reported that Clemson quarterback Hunter Johnson plans to transfer to another school. Johnson was expected to enter the fall campaign in competition with Kelly Bryant, star freshman Trevor Lawrence and redshirt freshman Chase Brice for the starting job. Johnson completed 21 of 27 passes...
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Ed Jenson
May 20, 2018 - 9:16 am
South Carolina will start the SEC tournament against Missouri as the No. 5 seed. The first round will be single-elimination, with the top four teams receiving a bye. After that, the tourney will be double-elimination until the semifinal round, after which it will revert to single-elimination...
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Ed Jenson
May 20, 2018 - 8:41 am
Coastal Division champion North Carolina and Atlantic Division champion Clemson are the top two seeds for the 2018 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Championship, which gets underway Tuesday at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, North Carolina. North Carolina (37-17, 22-8 ACC) earned the No. 1...
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Ed Jenson
May 20, 2018 - 8:31 am
Two people were killed in a head-on accident Saturday night in Laurens County. The collision happened on U.S. 76 near Grain Bin Road, just east of Clinton. Troopers said the driver of a 2004 Ford Taurus veered left of center and hit a 2007 Ford Mustang head-on. Troopers said the driver and four...
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Ed Jenson
May 18, 2018 - 4:16 pm
After months of planning and numerous weeks of site work, blasting will start for the Dig Greenville project this Monday, May 21, near the intersection of Westfield and Riley streets. The blasting is scheduled to take place during daytime hours between noon and 2 p.m. The schedule will vary, but...
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Ed Jenson
May 18, 2018 - 11:58 am
South Carolina's unemployment rate fell in April as a record number of people having jobs was reported. The jobless rate fell to 4.2 percent in April from 4.4 percent in March. Here in the Upstate, Greenville county had the lowest unemployment at 2.3 percent while Union County was the highest at 3...
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Ed Jenson
May 18, 2018 - 11:32 am
Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. today announced plans to construct a new, state-of-the-art roasting and packaging facility in Spartanburg County, S.C. The company is projected to bring $350 million of capital investment and create 500 new jobs. With a history dating back to 1981, Keurig’s products are...
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Ed Jenson
May 17, 2018 - 9:38 pm
The National Rifle Association says it is supporting South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster in his election bid. Chris Cox, chairman of the NRA's Political Victory Fund, said in a letter dated Thursday McMaster received an "A'' rating, calling the endorsement "a reflection of your years of strong...
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Ed Jenson
May 17, 2018 - 8:54 pm
The South Carolina Highway Patrol said ten people were injured after a collision involving a Greenlink bus and tractor-trailer on White Horse Road at Crestfield Road.. According to troopers, the Greenlink bus was stopped at the light on Crestfield Road while the tractor trailer was traveling on...
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