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More than $125K in drugs, weapons seized from Westminster home More than $125K in drugs, weapons seized from Westminster home

David Anthony Dockins, 56, was denied bond on charges that included conspiracy to traffic more than 400 grams of methamphetamine, conspiracy to traffic more than 200 grams of meth, trafficking more than 400 grams of meth, trafficking more than 200 grams of meth, 10 counts of possession of a weapon during a violent crime and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.

Daniel Hall renovation and expansion gets updated price tag Daniel Hall renovation and expansion gets updated price tag

The expansion and renovation project at Clemson University’s Daniel Hall is expected to cost nearly $15 million more than originally planned.

2 workers killed in construction collapse 2 workers killed in construction collapse

Two construction workers were killed and two others were injured when a home under construction partially collapsed during a thunderstorm on Thursday afternoon.

Journal makes letter to Ramey available Journal makes letter to Ramey available

Councilwoman Susan Ramey said she received what she called a “threatening letter” in the mail on July 6 and contacted police.

Which way are we progressing? Which way are we progressing?

Editor: I want to help the writer of a recent letter to the editor about the direction our country is headed to understand where we, as a country, are going.

The councilwoman who cried wolf The councilwoman who cried wolf

Westminster City Councilwoman Susan Ramey said last week she had received an anonymous “threatening letter” at her home.

I think it’s a pretty dumb thing to do I think it’s a pretty dumb thing to do

Willie: I read recently about someone writing in regarding the conflict of interest with the mayor and the Hells Angels coming to Clemson.

SlabFest to take over botanical garden Saturday SlabFest to take over botanical garden Saturday

With several festivals hosted throughout the year for artists to showcase their handmade items, Spencer Waldrop decided it was about time to give those artists a chance to shop locally.

Gamecocks’ Bentley looks for big finish Gamecocks’ Bentley looks for big finish

Quarterback Jake Bentley made a return this week as South Carolina’s ringleader among a trio of Gamecocks holding court Wednesday at the annual circus that is SEC Media Days deep in the heart of enemy territory in Hoover, Ala.

3 face drug charges 3 face drug charges

Bobby Anthony Stephenson, 38, of 208A N. Fairplay St., was arrested on warrants as a result of a month-long undercover narcotics investigation, according to a news release Thursday from Seneca Police Chief John Covington.

Computer virus shuts down county offices Computer virus shuts down county offices

Oconee County’s government offices were shut down Thursday after a computer virus took over the county’s servers and encrypted the information early in the morning, rendering the main computer systems useless.

Clemson allocates money for Central trail work Clemson allocates money for Central trail work

Clemson City Council has unanimously approved the allocation of $3,500 for the design of a mixed-use, multi-generational trail system proposed on properties owned by the city, Southern Wesleyan University and the town of Central.