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Town seeks ban for illegal immigrants

SUMMERVILLE --- Dozens of people turned out Wednesday night to discuss a proposal to prohibit illegal immigrants.

The town council considered an ordinance proposed by Councilman Walter Bailey to prevent illegal immigrants from living in the town of 45,000 and, in most cases, from working there.

The council was expected to consider giving initial reading later to the proposal.

Nuclear plant monitored

SENECA --- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is monitoring a nuclear power plant after a minor problem with one of its three reactors.

Indicators for Unit 3 at the Oconee Nuclear Station went blank around noon Wednesday.

Inspectors said no one was in danger because of the problem.

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Unisys hopes to move to downtown by fall

Nearly six months after setting up its Augusta service desk to assist the Army, IT company Unisys has continued to ramp up employment and awaits moving into a larger facility along Augusta's ...
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