Monte Dutton’s new novel takes stock car racing by storm

Many readers have requested it. It matches Monte Dutton’s generally acknowledged field of expertise. His sixth novel, Lightning in a Bottle, is about stock car racing.

Blue Hose top Winthrop in extra innings, 9-5

ROCK HILL, S.C. – The Presbyterian College baseball team needed extra innings for the win on Saturday but exploded five runs in the top of the 10th, all coming with two outs, to take the game two victory, 9-4, over Winthrop and clinch the series win. PC improves to 17-16 overall and 5-3 in the Big South, while Winthrop drops to 16-15, 5-3 in the Big South.

City of Clinton named 2017 Tree Line USA by Arbor Day Foundation

The Arbor Day Foundation has named the City of Clinton a 2017 Tree Line USA in honor of its commitment to proper tree pruning, planting and care in the provider’s service area.

ACC Men's Golf Championship coming to Musgrove Mill, April 21-23

The Atlantic Coast Conference 2016-2017 Men’s Golf Championship will be played at Musgrove Mill Golf Club in Clinton on April 21-23.

Scoreboard: Clinton soccer takes two from Mid-Carolina

Local high school sports results from Thursday, April 6:

PC blanks Big South leader Winthrop, 5-0

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Presbyterian College hurlers Brian Kehner and Eric Miles combined to throw PC’s second shutout of the season on Friday night, as the two blanked Big South leader Winthrop, 5-0, at the Winthrop Ballpark in Rock Hill, S.C. in the series opener. PC evens its record at 16-16 overall with a 4-3 mark in the Big South, as Winthrop drops to 16-14, 5-2 in the Big South.

Clinton woman dies after car struck by train

A Clinton woman died just after midnight on Thursday after her car was struck by a train on Hwy. 76 near KFC.

PC wins Fox Sports College Basketball Team Nickname Bracket championship

“Well, the socks have spoken,” said Zack Pierce, a Fox Sports writer.

Wofford edges Presbyterian, 10-9

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Two eighth-inning solo home runs pushed Wofford past the Presbyterian College baseball team, 10-9, on Wednesday night at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C. The Blue Hose fall to 12-15 this year, while Wofford improves to 12-14.

CHS Science Olympiad team wins state championship

Team Clinton is now complete for a trip to the Science Olympiad Nationals next month, as the Clinton High School team won the SC Championship on Saturday.