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Residents: Seneca downtown is about more than Ram Cat Alley
By Teresa Cutlip

According to some residents and business leaders, downtown Seneca is about more than Ram Cat Alley, the one-block section of downtown that’s home to a variety of boutique shops and restaurants, as well as various festivals and activities throughout the year.

According to legend, this section of downtown got its name because of the many cats that gathered around the meat and fish markets in the early 1900s. Locals used to say there were so many of them that “you couldn’t ram another cat into that alley,” according to, a website for all things South Carolina. (read full story...)

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