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GOP hopefuls visiting Upstate
May 8, 2015 – 12:19 am | One Comment
GOP hopefuls visiting Upstate | Test

For all the political junkies out there who did not reserve a seat at the Peace Center to see an array of declared and potential Republican candidates seeking the party’s 2016 presidential nomination, fret not — C-SPAN’s got you covered.

Graham tests waters in NH
March 14, 2015 – 12:42 am | No Comment
Graham tests waters in NH | Test

A C-SPAN audience this week who heard Lindsey Graham at a Politics & Eggs forum in New Hampshire got to know the senior U.S. senator from South Carolina in a way few have before.

Chapman sworn in as new Clemson council member
January 10, 2015 – 12:21 am | No Comment
Chapman sworn in as new Clemson council member | Test

Two months after winning an election, Jerry Chapman was officially sworn in Monday night as one of Clemson City Council’s two newest members.

Bailes wins special election
November 19, 2014 – 12:58 am | No Comment
Bailes wins special election | Test

Lamar Bailes is headed back to Walhalla City Council after being away from elected office for seven years.

Walhalla candidates weigh in on city improvement
November 15, 2014 – 12:41 am | No Comment
Walhalla candidates weigh in on city improvement | Test

Editor’s note: This is the fifth and final question posed to the two candidates vying for a vacant seat on Walhalla City Council.

Walhalla candidates weigh in on city’s shortcomings
November 14, 2014 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Walhalla candidates weigh in on city’s shortcomings | Test

Editor’s note: Today, the two candidates vying for a vacant seat on Walhalla City Council tackle two more questions posed by The Journal.

Walhalla candidates assess city’s strong points
November 12, 2014 – 12:37 am | No Comment
Walhalla candidates assess city’s strong points | Test

Registered Walhalla voters will go to the polls Tuesday to choose between Lamar Bailes and Chris Grant in a special municipal election Tuesday.

Walhalla candidates get tough questions at forum
November 12, 2014 – 12:35 am | No Comment
Walhalla candidates get tough questions at forum | Test

Leave it to lawyers to ask probing questions.

Walhalla council candidates talk issues
November 11, 2014 – 12:37 am | No Comment
Walhalla council candidates talk issues | Test

Former mayor Lamar Bailes and Chris Grant, a barbershop owner making his second run at elective office in as many years, will face off next week in a special election to fill a vacant seat on Walhalla City Council.

Walhalla council candidates set to face off Monday
November 8, 2014 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Walhalla council candidates set to face off Monday | Test

By CARLOS GALARZA-VEVE
THE JOURNAL
WALHALLA — Two candidates vying for the vacant Walhalla City Council seat will share their views on issues facing the city during a candidate forum Monday night.
Former Walhalla mayor Lamar Bailes, and …

Election results certified
November 8, 2014 – 12:18 am | No Comment
Election results certified | Test

The 2014 general election results for Pickens and Oconee counties are now in the record books.

Researchers defend exit poll
November 7, 2014 – 12:07 am | 2 Comments
Researchers defend exit poll | Test

While some voters in Seneca and other areas in South Carolina saw an exit poll Tuesday as racially offensive, the two men who led the effort to conduct the poll said they were just trying to prove race was not a factor in choosing candidates.

City Council winners say future of downtown important factor in election outcome
November 6, 2014 – 12:57 am | No Comment
City Council winners say future of downtown important factor in election outcome | Test

Concerns over the future of downtown Clemson, including high rise buildings such as CampusView and the proposed Dukes Center, was a primary issue that city council winners said factored into Tuesday’s outcome.

Oconee, Clemson, Pendleton OK Sunday alcohol sales
November 5, 2014 – 12:58 am | No Comment
Oconee, Clemson, Pendleton OK Sunday alcohol sales | Test

Voters in Clemson, Pendleton and Oconee County all passed referendums to allow the sale of alcohol on Sundays during Tuesday’s election.