Adoption of a tourism action plan (TAP) by Oconee County Council on Tuesday night was a step forward in recognition …
South Carolina is certainly not alone in having backed itself into a funding corner when it comes to using lottery revenues for education.
In the political marketplace, there’s now a run on Obama shares. The left is disappointed with the president. Independents are abandoning him in droves.
There is ground to be moved and ground to make up.
t appears the Oconee County Council will approve selling its interest in a 513-acre Pickens County land parcel Tuesday night.
Nothing good comes from putting people who are mentally ill in jail unless they are serious threats to the public and, even then, justice is rarely served in a cellblock.
Yet another new beginning has been made in Oconee County’s quest to develop a countywide fire protection plan.
As if this election year hasn’t held enough surprises already, just consider the significance behind this week’s reporting of primary campaign financing.
It would be easy to suggest that when U.S. Rep. Bob Inglis went off last week about the poisonous “demagoguery” that threatens the Republican Party’s long term creditability it was just sour grapes.
The Obama administration has spent 18 months laying the blame for almost everything that ails our country at the feet of the Bush administration. People are tired of hearing it.
The Oconee County Council has done the right thing by leaving the door slightly ajar on the issue of providing financial assistance to the cash-strapped Blue Ridge Arts Council (BRAC).
Sooner or later someone was going to file a lawsuit stemming from the abhorrent conditions at the Oconee Detention Facility.
With the Atlanta metropolitan area targeting Lake Hartwell as a future source of water, it is good that state politicians are stepping up to lay the legal framework for keeping that water supply in the Savannah River Basin.
As stories in this edition of the Journal indicate, everyone …