Atlanta Braves

 Nico Hoerner hit a game-ending infield single in the 10th inning in his return to the lineup, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Tuesday night.  UP NEXT for the Atlanta Braves is Left-handers Max Fried (3-2, 3.81 ERA) and Justin Steele (0-1, 5.21 ERA) pitch on Wednesday night. Fried is 1-2 with a 3.44 ERA in […]

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Gamecock Baseball

The University of South Carolina baseball team belted four home runs, including a grand slam from Dalton Reeves, and received a stellar performance out of the pen from Chris Veach as the Gamecocks defeated Alabama, 10-5, Tuesday afternoon (May 21) on the opening day of the 2024 SEC Tournament at the Hoover Met.  Carolina will face second-seeded Arkansas on Wednesday […]

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NBA Playoffs

The Celtics entered the playoffs expecting to get everyone’s best shot.  The East’s top seed barely survived a tough one to open the Eastern Conference finals.  Jayson Tatum scored 36 points, including 10 in overtime after Jaylen Brown‘s tying 3-pointer with 6.1 seconds remaining in regulation, and Boston rallied just in time for a 133-128 victory over the Indiana Pacers […]

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Lucas Watts Homecoming

After more than six months, Lucas Watts will return to his Oconee home.  The county deputy, seriously wounded in an officer-involved shooting November 16, comes home tomorrow.  His boss, Sheriff Mike Crenshaw and others are excited.  According to Crenshaw, the tentative plan is for Watts to be discharged from his out of state re-hab facility sometime early tomorrow afternoon and […]

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Atlanta Braves

 Chris Sale allowed only five hits in seven innings to continue his strong run and the Atlanta Braves snapped their season-worst, four-game losing streak by beating the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Monday night to split a doubleheader.  The Padres won the first three games of the series. Manny Machado’s two-run double in the eighth gave San Diego the lead […]

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Lady Gamecocks

Defending national champion South Carolina has another splashy opening planned.  The Gamecocks will take on Michigan at the Hall of Fame Series Las Vegas on Nov. 4 to tip off season. A year ago, South Carolina began their undefeated, championship season by defeating Notre Dame in Paris.  The game will be the first between the Gamecocks and Wolverines since 1995. […]

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Clemson Baseball

Three Tigers earned All-ACC honors, announced Monday by the ACC. Aidan Knaak became the first Tiger freshman pitcher to receive First-Team All-ACC honors since 1997 (Ryan Mottl). Blake Wright was a Second-Team All-ACC selection and Cam Cannarella earned Third-Team All-ACC honors.  Senior infielder Blake Wright was named one of 25 semifinalists for the Golden Spikes Award on Monday.  The accolade […]

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Clemson student and her graduate research fellowship

A Clemson University student from Central, Annika DeVol, is one of five Clemson students recognized recently with a STEM-focused graduate research fellowship.  The fellowships are awarded each year through the National Science Foundation.  DeVol can look forward to a three-year stipend of $37 thousand and a $16 thousand cost-of-education allowance.  She is a materials science and engineering major with a […]

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At stake if the referendum date is delayed

If the Corinth-Shiloh referendum for a special fire tax district is moved from July to November, it’s Kevin Christenbury’s understanding that the earliest the fire department could see the revenue, if voters approve, will be next year’s tax bills, the 2025 property tax bill season.  And should that be the case, Christenbury says, it’s going to a must that the […]

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