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Voters nix sales tax proposal
November 5, 2014 – 12:48 am | 63 Comments
Voters nix sales tax proposal | Test

Once again, a majority of Oconee County voters resoundingly said “no” in a referendum to impose a sales tax increase to pay for capital projects.

Graves on top in Keowee Fire race
November 5, 2014 – 12:35 am | No Comment
Graves on top in Keowee Fire race | Test

After expressing concerns about department spending upon announcing her candidacy, Karen Graves was the leading vote-getter Tuesday in the race for four open seats on the Keowee Fire Protection Commission.

2 new faces to join Clemson council
November 5, 2014 – 12:33 am | No Comment
2 new faces to join Clemson council | Test

Chapman, Hay elected, Fowler earns another term

Good night for SC incumbents
November 5, 2014 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Good night for SC incumbents | Test

Election night was a good night to be an incumbent in South Carolina.

Bowers, Lee win school board races
November 5, 2014 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Bowers, Lee win school board races | Test

Phillip Bowers emerged from a crowded field of four candidates Tuesday to win a seat on the Pickens County School Board representing the Six Mile and Central areas by more than 300 votes.

Hot dogs and handshakes
November 4, 2014 – 12:35 am | No Comment
Hot dogs and handshakes | Test

Graham visits Seneca eatery on eve of election

Poll: Readers support Sunday alcohol sales
November 1, 2014 – 1:10 am | No Comment
Poll: Readers support Sunday alcohol sales | Test

If the views of Journal readers are any indication, Oconee County and the communities of Clemson and Pendleton may soon join Seneca among the places where alcohol can be sold on Sundays.

Graham set for hometown campaign visit
November 1, 2014 – 1:08 am | No Comment
Graham set for hometown campaign visit | Test

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham will be in his hometown on the eve of the Nov. 4 general election.

Candidates for Clemson City Council speak at forum
November 1, 2014 – 1:04 am | One Comment
Candidates for Clemson City Council speak at forum | Test

Six candidates for three available spots on the next Clemson City Council brought more clarity to the future of the city of Clemson during a forum held at City Hall on Thursday evening and sponsored by the League of Women Voters.

Cammick not taking victory for granted
October 18, 2014 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Cammick not taking victory for granted | Test

Unopposed council races part of ballot for Nov. 4 election

Sales tax for education on Pendleton ballot
October 8, 2014 – 12:56 am | One Comment
Sales tax for education on Pendleton ballot | Test

Pendleton residents will see a local options sales tax question on their ballot in the Nov. 4 general election.

Oconee absentee voting opens Oct. 1
September 25, 2014 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Oconee absentee voting opens Oct. 1 | Test

Absentee voting for the Nov. 4 general election will open Oct. 1 in Oconee County.

Filing ends for Walhalla council seat
September 23, 2014 – 12:16 am | No Comment
Filing ends for Walhalla council seat | Test

No candidates other than the two previously announced ventured into the special election race to fill an empty Walhalla City Council seat after the filing deadline ended at noon Monday.

Grant enters Walhalla special election
September 16, 2014 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Grant enters Walhalla special election | Test

A former Walhalla police officer turned full-time barbershop owner filed Monday to run in a special election to fill a city council seat.