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Walhalla’s Nations talks East Carolina pledge
June 23, 2018 – 12:40 am
Walhalla’s Nations talks East Carolina pledge

WALHALLA — It didn’t take long for Patrick Nations to realize East Carolina was the school for him.

H.3896 is considered ‘dead’
June 23, 2018 – 12:34 am
H.3896 is considered ‘dead’

Willie: Can you find what the status of Bill H.3896 that resides in the Senate in Columbia is?

Bountyland manager surprised with state award
June 23, 2018 – 12:30 am
Bountyland manager surprised with state award

When Steve Lemere heard the kazoos and noisemakers Friday morning, he thought it was a group of kids. 

Family-friendly farm festival set for Saturday
June 23, 2018 – 12:30 am
Family-friendly farm festival set for Saturday

B.J. Callahan spent Friday preparing 150 pounds of fresh pork and 22 chickens for a festival that accidentally started as a backyard get-together more than a decade ago.

Sheriff’s office budget expands for officers, not vehicles
June 23, 2018 – 12:29 am
Sheriff’s office budget expands for officers, not vehicles

With the fiscal year 2018-19 budget passed Tuesday night after much confusion in Oconee County Council chambers, Sheriff Mike Crenshaw found himself with funding for an additional three officers on top of nine new school resource officers.

Officials offer energy-saving tips for heat of summer
June 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Officials offer energy-saving tips for heat of summer

While the first official day of summer Friday was a bit mild compared to the rest of the week, highs in the Upstate are projected to hover around 90 degrees in the coming days, forcing many people to brace for sunburn and rising electric bills.

Walhalla Presbyterian plans patriotic concert Tuesday
June 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Walhalla Presbyterian plans patriotic concert Tuesday

Walhalla Presbyterian Church invites the community to enjoy a free patriotic concert Tuesday evening. 

A word from county council primary winner
June 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
A word from county council primary winner

Now that I have won the primary for Oconee County Council’s District 1 seat, I believe it is time to speak to the 22 percent who voted for my opponent. 

Man charged in Seneca dealership thefts
June 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Man charged in Seneca dealership thefts

A Pickens County man was arrested Thursday after police allege he stole a truck and a number of tires from a fleet of new trucks at a Seneca auto dealership.

Man dies in wreck during police chase
June 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Man dies in wreck during police chase

A 49-year-old Easley man who was fleeing from police died after a wreck Thursday in Pickens County, authorities said. 

Seneca man faces crack cocaine charge
June 23, 2018 – 12:26 am
Seneca man faces crack cocaine charge

Seven months after police allege a Seneca man distributed crock cocaine to a confidential informant during an undercover operation, an arrest was made in the case Thursday.

Clemson issues roadwork update
June 23, 2018 – 12:26 am
Clemson issues roadwork update

Motorists planning to travel through Clemson next week should allow extra time to reach their destination due to ongoing roadwork, officials said Friday. 

Former Tiger DeVoe reaches deal with Hornets
June 23, 2018 – 12:26 am
Former Tiger DeVoe reaches deal with Hornets

After no Clemson Tigers’ names were called in Thursday night’s NBA draft, one delivered good news via Twitter on Friday night.

Clemson council gives administrator go-ahead for LoNo grant application
June 23, 2018 – 12:23 am
Clemson council gives administrator go-ahead for LoNo grant application

Clemson City Council has given administrator Rick Cotton the go-ahead to apply for a Federal Transportation Administration Low or No Emission grant (LoNo) for three additional electric buses that requires a local match of $322,532 to the grant package.