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A word from county council primary winner
June 23, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
A word from county council primary winner | Test

Now that I have won the primary for Oconee County Council’s District 1 seat, I believe it is time to speak to the 22 percent who voted for my opponent. 

Anyone’s guess
June 22, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Anyone’s guess | Test

Now that the president has ordered a stoppage of the separation of children from their migrant families, I guess we’re supposed to thank him for his compassion and give him homage.  

No benefit from wall for OHS
June 22, 2018 – 12:24 am | No Comment
No benefit from wall for OHS | Test

In Thursday’s edition of The Journal, an article by Caitlin Herrington, “County council amends budget, ups millage” states “… funded a cement wall at the county’s animal shelter” and “ … allocated $20,000 to animal control for a ‘concrete barrier behind the kennels.’”

Calling for real prison reform
June 21, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Calling for real prison reform | Test

As the third-party candidate for the 3rd Congressional District, I would like to comment on the recent articles and television coverage of the separation of children from illegal aliens. 

Causing change in the Utica community
June 13, 2018 – 12:03 am | No Comment
Causing change in the Utica community | Test

Editor: Even though I’ve lived in this area for 12 years, I’d never heard of the Utica community until about two years ago.

Ladies also have progressive ideas
June 12, 2018 – 12:39 am | No Comment
Ladies also have progressive ideas | Test

Editor: “Good ole boys” politics are still alive and well in the city of Walhalla!

Just use plain common sense
June 12, 2018 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Just use plain common sense | Test

Willie: I just want to give a huge thanks to the counselors at OMH.

Forgotten history
June 8, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Forgotten history | Test

So a few of the guys were sitting around the table enjoying wine, cheese and crackers while doing our best to make sense of the world we live in.

Thank you from Blue Ridge CEO
June 2, 2018 – 12:41 am | No Comment
Thank you from Blue Ridge CEO | Test

Editor: I want to thank you and The Journal for the excellent coverage you provided in advance of our May 4 Blue Ridge Fest charity fundraiser.

Oconee County citizens deserve professional leaders
June 1, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Oconee County citizens deserve professional leaders | Test

The Journal has spent three months investigating issues surrounding Oconee County Council.

Vote for a better South Carolina
May 31, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Vote for a better South Carolina | Test

The upcoming primaries on June 12 offer voters an opportunity to have a voice in our state’s future.

Our two-party system
May 30, 2018 – 12:37 am | No Comment
Our two-party system | Test

Editor: When it comes to politics, everyone knows that there are truly only two parties involved. No, not the Republicans and Democrats.

As Oconee as they get
May 30, 2018 – 12:36 am | No Comment
As Oconee as they get | Test

Editor: I wholeheartedly agree with the letter writer in the May 24 issue of The Journal that Rep. Bill Sandifer has served too long and should be replaced.

Stop the attacks, support teachers
May 29, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Stop the attacks, support teachers | Test

The S.C. teacher shortage is alarming.