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Coming together for the common good
June 28, 2014 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Coming together for the common good | Test

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Isn’t there a middle ground?
June 27, 2014 – 12:09 am | 7 Comments
Isn’t there a middle ground? | Test

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Hopeful approach to hospital deal
June 26, 2014 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Hopeful approach  to hospital deal | Test

Wednesday’s announcement of an agreement in which Oconee Medical Center (OMC) will turn over operations of the hospital to Greenville Health System (GHS) did not come as a surprise.

Common Core: Right idea, wrong execution
June 25, 2014 – 12:55 am | One Comment
Common Core: Right idea, wrong execution | Test

Over the last few months we’ve heard the saber rattling over the Common Core Standards Initiative.

An opportunity to honor our heroes
June 24, 2014 – 12:39 am | No Comment
An opportunity to honor our heroes | Test

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Welcome, Jeff Lord
June 21, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Welcome, Jeff Lord | Test

Replacing an administrator the caliber of David Smith after a decade of dedicated public service is a difficult task for any government agency.

Fresh winds blowing at County Council
June 20, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
Fresh winds blowing at County Council | Test

The winds of change are apparently already blowing in a positive direction for Oconee County Council, which is paying dividends for county residents.

Time to come together
June 14, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
Time to come together | Test

We are happy to hear the Oconee County Council and Legislative Delegation have agreed to meet together to discuss issues in an open forum at 7:30 p.m. June 30 at the Gignilliat Center.

Cammick, Harris receive endorsements
June 7, 2014 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Cammick, Harris  receive endorsements | Test

As we said in the U.S. Senate endorsements in Friday’s edition of The Journal, we do not take lightly the task of making recommendations to you as to who we believe deserves your vote.

Journal endorsements for US Senate races
June 6, 2014 – 12:11 am | No Comment
Journal endorsements  for US Senate races | Test

An informed voter takes time to look carefully at the candidates and the issues before going to the polls. It is an important responsibility, because you make decisions that will affect how we are governed at the local, state, and national levels.