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Willie won’t dig through DHEC regulations for your berries
August 1, 2014 – 12:55 am | No Comment
Willie won’t dig through DHEC regulations for your berries | Test

Willie says: Well, whaddaya know, AT&T came through and got my phone line fixed! Be sure to note that it’s a new number — (864) 916-9749 — when you call me. This means some of y’all will have to update your speed dial settings, too.

Paying it forward easily makes the world a better place
July 31, 2014 – 12:44 am | No Comment
Paying it forward easily makes the world a better place | Test

Folks if you’ve been calling my Willie line lately I apologize. It seems what AT&T said would take a couple days to fix has turned into a couple of months.

‘You’ve come to the right guy with this dilemma’
July 30, 2014 – 12:32 am | No Comment
‘You’ve come to the right guy with this dilemma’ | Test

My husband and I come to the downtown farmers market in Seneca nearly every Saturday. Since we live in Greenville, we have our choice of markets to choose from.

My bucket list is starting to leak a little bit in my old age
July 29, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
My bucket list is starting to leak a little bit in my old age | Test

I guess you got a lot of calls about the closing of Sammeth’s Drug. It makes you wonder what’s going on.

If anybody is in La-La Land, it is you with your wild accusations
July 26, 2014 – 12:37 am | No Comment
If anybody is in La-La Land, it is you with your wild accusations | Test

Love your column as usual. Just one question. I couldn’t believe my eyes when I read the front-page headline on July 17 about the KKK’s “Candy Ride Recruitment Drive” in Oconee County.

My credo is ‘Love thy neighbor’
July 25, 2014 – 12:15 am | One Comment
My credo is ‘Love thy neighbor’ | Test

Having learned from my news sources that hate groups are still quite active in our country, I was wondering if The Journal might have any statistics on groups in Oconee County.

In what universe do you think I’m gonna print a 467-word comment?
July 24, 2014 – 12:44 am | 3 Comments
In what universe do you think I’m gonna print a 467-word comment? | Test

I see that Seneca City Council wants to spend $500,000 on the Strickland Museum Project.

The sheriff isn’t asking to see your underwear drawer
July 23, 2014 – 12:08 am | No Comment
The sheriff isn’t asking to see your underwear drawer | Test

While I share sheriff Mike Crenshaw’s concern for first responders needing to be aware of any special circumstances before entering any building, house or commercial enterprise, I question the wisdom of asking the keepers of reptiles and snakes to prominently display a sign indicating the presence of these animals.

It’s good to know when someone’s packin’ heat
July 22, 2014 – 12:21 am | No Comment
It’s good to know when someone’s packin’ heat | Test

I recently read a letter to you from someone that wanted a list of restaurants that do not allow guns to be carried in.

‘It’s hard to pose for the camera when you’re fixing a roof’
July 19, 2014 – 12:49 am | No Comment
‘It’s hard to pose for the camera when you’re fixing a roof’ | Test

Willie,
Up here in Walhalla it has been reported that this couple with no licenses are switching tags. It’s been reported to an officer in Walhalla and they’re still doing it. What’s up with the law in Walhalla?