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Just say no
February 17, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Just say no | Test

In Thursday’s edition of The Journal, you read where the chairman of the planned agricultural center or FARM Center board, Stanley Gibson, went before an Oconee County Council committee Tuesday to request council consider designating millage to help the FARM Center both during construction and after for general operations.

Warrior wrestlers build on tradition
February 14, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Warrior wrestlers build on tradition | Test

You often hear it said some schools are “football schools” or “basketball schools.” If it weren’t the case already, West-Oak High School proved this weekend it has few equals when it comes to wrestling schools.

State should stay out of scheduling
February 10, 2017 – 10:49 pm | No Comment
State should stay out of scheduling | Test

Friday nights in the fall are for high school football. With that sentiment, we couldn’t agree more.

Congrats to State of Clemson honorees
February 9, 2017 – 8:04 pm | No Comment
Congrats to State of Clemson honorees | Test

Pointing out the names of the men whom the award was named for, Johnson Link said it was an honor to receive the Abernathy-Cox One Clemson Award at this week’s annual State of Clemson program.

The importance of accuracy, neutrality
February 7, 2017 – 10:51 pm | No Comment
The importance of accuracy, neutrality | Test

Let’s tell it like it is — just as everyone among us has his or her own political leanings, so, too, do media outlets.

Good news on Groundhog Day
February 2, 2017 – 10:05 pm | No Comment
Good news on Groundhog Day | Test

South Carolina doesn’t have an official groundhog as far as we know, but Georgia’s Gen. Beauregard Lee awoke Thursday morning with his shadow nowhere to be found.

Not just another hump day
February 1, 2017 – 10:54 pm | No Comment
Not just another hump day | Test

With all the modern technology that connects us with one another, perhaps there is no longer any day on the calendar where the fax machine retains such a prominent role in our society as it did Wednesday.

Boat registration worth taking seriously
January 30, 2017 – 9:42 pm | No Comment
Boat registration worth taking seriously | Test

Some problems don’t have easy solutions, and that’s what we took away last week as Oconee officials discussed measures to close loopholes allowing owners of unregistered boats to “leech” up to $75,000 in unpaid taxes off the county.

Making our community safer
January 26, 2017 – 10:17 pm | No Comment
Making our community safer | Test

Like everyone else in Oconee, we were happy to hear from county officials this week that new safety measures at the Fall Creek access areas on Lake Keowee helped lead to a drowning-free summer at that park for the first time in recent memory.

Positive signs
January 25, 2017 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Positive signs | Test

For individuals or families, a strong economy only matters so far as you’re able to put food on the table and a roof over your head. But for Americans in general, and South Carolinians in particular, plenty of recent data suggests things are looking up.