For the children

We never thought our children would see grocery store shelves picked clean.

Getting ahead of the problem

The pictures of Oconee County firefighters in lime-green hazardous materials suits in the March 3 edition of this newspaper weren’t related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The pictures were from a chlorine gas leak drill at the Coneross Wastewater Treatment Plant. The story was about the efforts of the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority to find […]

More than just food

Innovation during a crisis demonstrates a commitment to the future that can turn a short downturn into a robust recovery.

We knew it was going to happen

On Monday, we received the news we had been expecting for weeks — the first two COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Oconee County by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control.

What can a newspaper do?

Today’s edition of The Journal — if you’re not reading this editorial on our website — has the same attributes that newspapers have always had.