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Motion filed to overturn teen’s conviction
July 31, 2014 – 12:58 am | One Comment
Motion filed to overturn teen’s conviction | Test

Attorney claims lengthy sentence without parole constitutes ‘cruel and unusual punishment’

Officials still investigating ‘potential drowning’
July 31, 2014 – 12:49 am | No Comment
Officials still investigating ‘potential drowning’ | Test

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of death for a man found dead in Lake Hartwell Tuesday.

Work begins on leaky Walhalla Civic Auditorium roof
July 31, 2014 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Work begins on leaky Walhalla Civic Auditorium roof | Test

Over the next few days, workers will strip away the old, leaky roof on a section of the 100-year-old Walhalla Civic Auditorium and put on a new one at an estimated cost of $27,000.

Victim’s friends shocked in wake of killing
July 31, 2014 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Victim’s friends shocked in wake of killing | Test

Friends and neighbors remember 71-year-old Donald Davis as a friendly man who often carried a pocket full of candy.

Daughter, son-in-law charged with murder
July 31, 2014 – 12:19 am | No Comment
Daughter, son-in-law charged with murder | Test

Suspects in Westminster man’s stabbing held in Georgia

Readers choose the ‘best’ for 2014
July 31, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
Readers choose the ‘best’ for 2014 | Test

Today’s issue of The Journal features a special section giving details on the favorite choices of readers for places to eat, shop, play and do business in Oconee and Pickens counties.

No charges to be filed against shooter
July 31, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
No charges to be filed against shooter | Test

Oconee County sheriff Mike Crenshaw said the man who shot another man in Tamassee Tuesday afternoon acted in self-defense and will not face charges in the shooting.

Liberty man sentenced to 32 years for sex crimes with child
July 31, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Liberty man sentenced to 32 years for sex crimes with child | Test

Hamilton found guilty of assaulting 3-year-old in church parking lot

Booth to address Tech grads
July 31, 2014 – 12:04 am | No Comment
Booth to address Tech grads | Test

Tri-County Technical College president Ronnie Booth will address the college’s 347 students that will take part in summer commencement exercises tonight.

Boy still in hospital after nearly drowning
July 31, 2014 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Boy still in hospital after nearly drowning | Test

A 2-year-old boy who was found lying at the bottom of a private pool Tuesday night was still in the hospital Wednesday.