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Getting down to those Celtic roots
December 17, 2016 – 12:20 am | No Comment
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Scottish and Irish immigrants heavily influenced the music of the Appalachian region, and this influence has been integral in the development of American folk music traditions.

Giving an old sweater another life
December 16, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Giving an old sweater another life | Test

Like a gem hunter in a mine, Elly Castle enjoys sifting through piles of old clothing at thrift shops. But she’s not searching for gems — she’s looking for wool.

Laughing it up for the holidays
December 16, 2016 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Laughing it up for the holidays | Test

The Junior Oconee Little Theatre group has been working hard to offer a two-for-one Christmas performance. “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and “A Seussified Christmas Carol” opened Thursday night at Oconee Community Theatre with additional performances today and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

Going out!
December 15, 2016 – 8:49 pm | No Comment

Use Going out to make your weekend plans!

Clemson professor shares poinsettia advice
December 15, 2016 – 8:44 pm | No Comment
Clemson professor shares poinsettia advice | Test

The Journal staff
CLEMSON — Poinsettias are a staple of the Christmas season, and a Clemson professor who has been studying the plants since he was in college in the 1980s has some advice for selecting …

The cats of Ram Cat Alley
December 14, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
The cats of Ram Cat Alley | Test

By Stephanie Jadrnicek
The Journal
SENECA — As legend has it, butcher shops and fishmongers would set up shop in an alley near the railroad station in downtown Seneca in the early 1900s.
When the steam engine rolled …

Clemson football players visit Walhalla students
December 13, 2016 – 12:31 am | No Comment
Clemson football players visit Walhalla students | Test

To celebrate success at the school, a group of Walhalla High School students had a chance Monday to interact with a handful of players from one of the most successful college football programs in recent years.

93-year-old Golden Corner Food Pantry volunteer retiring
December 13, 2016 – 12:20 am | No Comment
93-year-old Golden Corner Food Pantry volunteer retiring | Test

Gloria Christopherson is leaving big shoes to fill. Nearly every Friday for the last 13 years, she’s shown up at 8:30 a.m. to volunteer at Golden Corner Food Pantry in Seneca. But at 93 years old, she’s ready to retire.

Heartstrings to play at Hagood Mill
December 10, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Heartstrings to play at Hagood Mill | Test

There was a time when neighbors in the Appalachians would gather on front porches and in living rooms to play music together. Heartstrings continues to keep that tradition alive.

Fulfilling a creative need
December 9, 2016 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Fulfilling a creative need | Test

With Christmas just a few weeks away, Walhalla Art Works owner Libby Imbody said it’s the perfect time to let loose and have a little fun in the arts.