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SC House passes a balanced state budget
March 22, 2014 – 12:18 am | 2 Comments
SC House passes a balanced state budget | Test

Preparing, debating, and approving the state budget is one of the most important thing we do as legislators each year.

Walhalla pool: A total community effort
March 20, 2014 – 12:31 am | No Comment
Walhalla pool: A  total community effort | Test

What a difference a year makes.

A fresh start on City Council
March 15, 2014 – 1:25 am | No Comment
A fresh start on City Council | Test

A week after Tuesday’s municipal election in Seneca, the newly-elected City Council members will be sworn into and take part in their first council meeting next week.

Your vote does count
March 13, 2014 – 12:07 am | No Comment
Your vote does count | Test

Voters in Seneca showed they wanted at least a little bit of change in Tuesday’s municipal election, picking two challengers and two incumbents for the four City Council seats in unofficial results that will be certified today.

We want to hear from you
March 12, 2014 – 12:26 am | No Comment
We want to hear from you | Test

Healthy debate is an important part of a healthy democratic society. We understand that everyone will not agree with every opinion on this page.

Journal endorses Seneca candidates
March 8, 2014 – 12:35 am | No Comment
Journal endorses Seneca candidates | Test

Over the last two weeks, members of the editorial board at The Journal met with all eight candidates vying for the Seneca City Council positions. In nearly every case, we spent roughly an hour just chatting, asking questions and getting to know each other better.

Clear as mud
March 7, 2014 – 12:42 am | 2 Comments
Clear as mud | Test

If you’re not utterly confused with what’s going on with the Oconee Medical Center and Greenville Health System talks by now, then you haven’t been reading very much.

What a convenient time for numbers
March 5, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
What a convenient  time for numbers | Test

It is sometimes amazing what kind of information a contested political campaign can suddenly provide.

The right move at the right time
March 4, 2014 – 12:55 am | One Comment
The right move at the right time | Test

It may seem that lately we haven’t found ourselves agreeing with the Oconee County Council as a whole body very often, but it hasn’t always been that way.

Are partnerships really inevitable?
February 28, 2014 – 12:18 am | One Comment
Are partnerships really inevitable? | Test

We still seem to find ourselves with more questions than answers in relation to the future of healthcare here in Oconee County.