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Sheriff’s Office Seized Vehicle and Equipment Auction

Oconee County Sheriff Mike Crenshaw will be auctioning to the highest bidder drug seized vehicles and equipment this Saturday, April 29th. The auction will take place at the Oconee County Vehicle Maintenance Facility located at 15026 Wells Highway in Seneca....

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100 Days Of The Trump Presidency

Since his inauguration at the end of January, the news cycle has raced to keep up with President Donald Trump. But how do the American people accurately evaluate the first 100 Days of the Trump Presidency? How should conservative Americans respond to...

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Upstate man charged with sexual misconduct with minor

The Pickens County Sheriff’s office says a man was arrested Sunday and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a...

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Driver dies after Sunday night crash

Crash happened along Highway...

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Week N’ Pulse: Big Brothers Big Sisters Serving The Upstate

Deb Sofield is joined by Lamont Sullivan (CEO) and Shannon Reilly (Director of Community Relations and Fund Development) of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Upstate. The organization strives to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring,...

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Reebok trolls Nordstrom ‘muddy’ jeans with $425 sweaty T-shirt

Just one day after Nordstrom faced mockery after releasing men’s jeans with a fake mud coating and a price tag of $425, Reebok joined in on the...

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Upstate woman admits she shot former roommate, kept shooting until he was quiet

A 22-year-old Upstate woman shot her former roommate, and kept shooting until he stopped moaning. She was sentenced Thursday for...

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Drugged driving surpasses drunken driving among drivers killed in crashes, report finds

Driving under the influence of drugs was deadlier in 2015 than driving while drunk, a new report found....

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High school graduating class gets special caps & gowns

There’s a school in South Carolina that has an unusual way of outfitting its graduating...

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NFL Draft No. 1 Selections: Who will it be for 2017?

The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft will begin Thursday at 8 p.m....

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National News

Chairman Troy Waymaster, left, R-Bunker Hill, confers with Rep. Kyle Hoffman, R-Coldwater, following a meeting of the Kansas House Appropriations Committee, Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. In a preliminary decision on budget matters, the committee has rejected a proposal from Gov. Sam Brownback to spend $24 million over two years to upgrade security at state hospitals so they do not have to allow concealed guns starting in July (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Kansas governor seeks $24M to ban guns at state hospitals

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback proposed Thursday spending an additional $24 million over two years on armed guards and other security measures that would allow Kansas to continue banning concealed guns at state hospitals for the mentally...

Police: Man pepper-sprayed autistic man eating free cookies

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — A former security guard faces charges after allegedly pepper-spraying an autistic man who was eating free cookies at a Minnesota grocery store. Timothy Knutsen of St. Paul is charged with two misdemeanor counts of fifth-degree...

Police detain teen in fatal beating of 86-year-old woman

NORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. (AP) — California police said Thursday they have detained a young man in the apparently random sexual assault and beating death of an 86-year-old woman on a morning walk around a high school track. Authorities say Fusako Petrus was...

White House wants to push tax overhaul without Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior administration official says the White House plans to push its tax overhaul without any support from congressional Democrats. It’s a sign of the intense partisanship over the administration’s outlines for cutting tax...

The Latest: California authorities identify slain woman, 86

NORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the apparent random beating death of an elderly California woman (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Authorities have identified Fusako Petrus as the 86-year-old woman sexually assaulted and beaten to death while on a...

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Dr. DIANE MEDVED: Are Children Resilient?

by Diane Medved, Ph.D.   You hear it all the time: children will get through all sorts of emotionally difficult experiences because they’re “resilient.” But are they? Sophie, aged 4, reverted to diapers when her parents split up. Jason, 7,...

France and the Collapse of the Left

French voters won’t pick a new president until May 7th but the first round of balloting highlights an important international trend, the dramatic decline of the left: *      The candidate of the ruling Socialists finished a pathetic fifth in...

Two Weeks of Great Clarity

If you prize clarity, then these past weeks were some of the best in memory. 1. When America leads, the world is better. For the first time in eight years, the allies of America and the world’s decent people celebrated America’s return to...

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