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Scott wants Tigers’ receivers to turn potential into production
August 21, 2018 – 12:35 am
Scott wants Tigers’ receivers to turn potential into production

CLEMSON — Clemson’s group of wide receivers is facing a problem — a good one — that many other of the Tigers’ position groups are facing this preseason.

Tigers land commitment from coveted safety
August 21, 2018 – 12:31 am
Tigers land commitment from coveted safety

Clemson was not one of the first major programs to offer safety Jalyn Phillips of Lawrenceville, Ga., but the Tigers are the last team standing with him after his commitment announcement for the Tigers on Monday afternoon.

Tigers come in at No. 2 in preseason poll
August 21, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers come in at No. 2 in preseason poll

CLEMSON — If recent history is any indication, the Clemson football team should feel good about where it placed in the Associated Press’ preseason top 25 poll.

Students return to school with block party, flash mob
August 21, 2018 – 12:30 am
Students return to school with block party, flash mob

Students returning to school at James M. Brown Elementary Monday were greeted with a block party rather than pen and paper to mark their first day back.

Weekend wreck kills Walhalla residents
August 21, 2018 – 12:29 am
Weekend wreck kills Walhalla residents

Two Walhalla residents died at the scene of a two-car collision near Pickens on Saturday night.  

New SROs settling in
August 21, 2018 – 12:29 am
New SROs settling in

Switch out the backpacks for badges and the pencil pouches for duty belts and the first day of school was roughly the same for the four new Oconee County Sheriff’s Office deputies selected for school positions.

Salem has new police chief, two candidates for mayor
August 21, 2018 – 12:28 am
Salem has new police chief, two candidates for mayor

Salem has a new police chief.

New hotel coming to Seneca
August 21, 2018 – 12:28 am
New hotel coming to Seneca

Grading is now taking place for a new four-floor Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites next to Applebee’s on U.S. Highway 123 in Seneca.

Potential grant forces Fair-Oak Youth Center boundaries
August 21, 2018 – 12:27 am
Potential grant forces Fair-Oak Youth Center boundaries

Oconee County Council will have a first reading of a new ordinance tonight that would divide a $190,000 grant among the county’s five recreation departments, provided they agree to acknowledge boundaries for the Fair-Oak Youth Center.

In response to a previous letter
August 21, 2018 – 12:27 am
In response to a previous letter

Yes, I love America, and I stand for the national anthem.

Seneca man charged with child neglect
August 21, 2018 – 12:27 am
Seneca man charged with child neglect

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 27-year-old man on Friday after authorities said his children tested positive for methamphetamine. 

Do you wanna be involuntarily moved to the funny farm?
August 21, 2018 – 12:27 am
Do you wanna be involuntarily moved to the funny farm?

Willie, I attended my first Walhalla City Council meeting recently in support of the people trying to get the CAT bus route into Walhalla.

Lions take season opener against Greenville
August 21, 2018 – 12:26 am
Lions take season opener against Greenville

CENTRAL — When Hayley Hoover signaled for timeout midway through the third set of her team’s season-opening match against Greenville on Monday night, the Daniel High School volleyball team was on the brink of letting the night slip away.

Pickens County School Board chairman excited about technology upgrades
August 21, 2018 – 12:26 am
Pickens County School Board chairman excited about technology upgrades

Pickens County School Board chairman Brian Swords said new technology upgrades in the school district are going to make for improved instruction and more accessibility for students this school year.