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Down Go the Devils

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, February 26, 2017, 9:02 a.m. It’s still vivid in my mind this morning. The glitter of a large arena. A throng of fans, more rowdy than usual because they’re small-town folks come to the city, and … Continue reading

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The Bounce of This Ball Is Truer

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 9:57 a.m. The gym wasn’t full, but it’s a large gym. The first round of the Class 3A boys’ basketball playoffs matched Clinton, the top seed from Region 3, against Indian Land, the … Continue reading

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One Never Knows

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 9:44 a.m. Basketball is like a box of chocolates. Or a bowl of cherries. Or a peck of pickled peppers. I find myself frequently intrigued by the events of Clinton and Laurens District … Continue reading

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The Distance Is Great But the Effort Is There

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, January 9, 2016, 12:05 a.m. The basketball teams that represent Clinton and Laurens District 55 high schools and Presbyterian College are familiar, as I have been writing about them since football died its inglorious area deaths, and … Continue reading

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