Phillip Bowers, left, and Jerry Carter By Greg Oliver The Journal CLEMSON — The race for the State House District 3 seat still isn’t decided after Tuesday’s Republican primary. Clemson resident Jerry Carter received 1,718 votes, or nearly 44 percent, while Six Mile resident Phillip Bowers garnered 1,579, or a little more than 40 […]
Homeownership is valuable to Realtors, and a nationwide fund to help cover mortgage payments in the wake of disaster has been granted to Oconee and Pickens counties.
As more states reopen from COVID-19 shutdowns, automotive officials are predicting that an increase in gas prices will follow.
Four new members of the Pickens County Board of Voter Registrations and Elections have formally been sworn in.
School District of Pickens County spokesman John Eby said there is no district policy or recommendation for whether teachers set a floor for minimum grades based on class assignments and exams.
Local educators are as anxious as anyone for public schools to return to the traditional classroom setting come August rather than the new normal of online instruction in place since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A majority of local legislators said Wednesday they feel Gov. Henry McMaster should be allowed to reopen the state’s economy, which he shut down more than six weeks ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as he sees fit.
On Monday, local officials said they weren’t surprised South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster had issued a “home or work” order.