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Celebrating 150 years of success
January 16, 2018 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Celebrating 150 years of success | Test

In 1868, the South Carolina Constitutional Convention decided to split the Pickens District in two.

Chamber looks back at 2017, ahead to 2018
January 16, 2018 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Chamber looks back at 2017, ahead to 2018 | Test

The Oconee County Chamber of Commerce enjoyed a successful 2017.

Keeping those new year’s resolutions
January 15, 2018 – 9:43 pm | No Comment
Keeping those new year’s resolutions | Test

How are you doing with any resolutions you made for 2018?

Canid madness
January 13, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Canid madness | Test

According to the Democrats, half of all Americans are crazy for having voted for Donald Trump, or at least that’s what their leadership and the liberal media claims. This must be a real embarrassment for them. How so?

Greg Oliver: Alabama-Georgia title matchup more exciting than expected
January 13, 2018 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Alabama-Georgia title matchup more exciting than expected | Test

Heading into Monday, there wasn’t a lot for me to get excited about with the College Football Playoff national championship game.

Reading, rhyming, singing and talking
January 12, 2018 – 10:25 pm | No Comment
Reading, rhyming, singing and talking | Test

“Reading, rhyming, singing and talking to babies — beginning from birth — will profoundly influence literacy and language development, the foundations for all other learning. The results last a lifetime.”

Desperate houseplants
January 12, 2018 – 10:17 pm | No Comment
Desperate houseplants | Test

People with a natural “green thumb” always amaze me.

In memoriam
January 11, 2018 – 8:58 pm | No Comment
In memoriam | Test

The week after Christmas was a little bit traumatic in the Herrington household.

Tamassee DAR Thrift Store — a part of the community
January 11, 2018 – 8:57 pm | No Comment
Tamassee DAR Thrift Store  — a part of the community | Test

It was in the earliest days of Tamassee DAR School that the concept of a thrift store was born.

‘Compassionate Friends’ had full December schedule
January 10, 2018 – 9:32 pm | No Comment
‘Compassionate Friends’ had full December schedule | Test

The “Compassionate Friends” group of Seneca participated in the 21st annual Worldwide Candlelighting Ceremony held Sunday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m. at the Cottingham Hospice House conference room, located at 220 Tucker Lane in Seneca.

Library fines
January 9, 2018 – 8:25 pm | No Comment
Library fines | Test

You may have heard that the Oconee County Public Library System is currently offering to take up to $5 off library fines, per account, for overdue and lost items that were checked out.

Beginning a new year
January 8, 2018 – 9:53 pm | No Comment
Beginning a new year | Test

The year is just beginning, and I’m having trouble concentrating on anything besides trying to keep warm.

Technology: Help or hindrance?
January 6, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Technology: Help or hindrance? | Test

Well, Christmas has passed, and many folks are recipients of new technology … smartphones to be sure.

The Final Rule
January 5, 2018 – 10:35 pm | No Comment
The Final Rule | Test

The Tribble Center has experienced many changes over the years, and it appears that more changes are on the way

Practice power line safety
January 5, 2018 – 10:27 pm | No Comment

In the past several months, at two different times, I had a neighbor’s tree fall on the power line to my house.

Alabama gets revenge against the Tigers
January 5, 2018 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Alabama gets revenge against the Tigers | Test

After a 12-1 regular season that included one of the nation’s toughest schedules, and its third consecutive ACC championship, Clemson earned the No. 1 seed in this year’s College Football Playoff.

De’undra, you can do this
January 4, 2018 – 9:41 pm | No Comment
De’undra, you can do this | Test

Hi and Happy New Year!

Here’s to a happy 2018!
January 4, 2018 – 9:40 pm | No Comment
Here’s to a happy 2018! | Test

Happy New Year!!! As I type this article, it’s still hard for me to believe another year has come and gone.