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The good NEW days
April 18, 2018 – 12:48 am | No Comment
The good NEW days | Test

Maybe it’s because I’m old, but I am getting more messages from people talking about the “good old days.”

Keep it to a whisper and you should be fine
April 18, 2018 – 12:42 am | No Comment
Keep it to a whisper and you should be fine | Test

Willie: How do we get “deer crossing” signs put up on Highway 28? There have been several run over and killed near Darby’s. So sad.

Entering the last month of the legislative session
April 18, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Entering the last month of the legislative session | Test

It’s a beautiful time of year to live in the Palmetto State, and I hope you’re enjoying this season.

Tempering our rights with common sense
April 18, 2018 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Tempering our rights with common sense | Test

Editor: Nearly 140 years ago, Virgil Earp was the marshal in Tombstone, Arizona Territory.

Clemson gets wave of commitments
April 17, 2018 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Clemson gets wave of commitments | Test

Clemson punctuated its spring-game weekend with five commitments for the 2019 class, highlighted by highly touted quarterback Taisun Phommachanh (6-4, 205) of Avon, Conn.

Democratic Party officials set the record straight
April 17, 2018 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Democratic Party officials set the record straight | Test

Editor: The Oconee County Democratic Party appreciates Greg Oliver’s thoughtful article in Saturday’s issue of The Journal, “Email to school employees refuted.”

How to create a new ‘normal’
April 17, 2018 – 12:02 am | No Comment
How to create a new ‘normal’ | Test

The death of any child, regardless of cause or age, is overwhelming to parents who can never be fully prepared for their child to die before them. Parental grief is intense, long-lasting and complex.

Hey, it’s a dog-eat-dog world out there
April 16, 2018 – 10:00 pm | No Comment
Hey, it’s a dog-eat-dog world out there | Test

Willie: I’d really appreciate it if you would print this. At a furniture store there is a lady, Miss Gibson, and she is the sweetest lady.

‘Good teachers don’t teach for the income …’
April 14, 2018 – 12:42 am | No Comment
‘Good teachers don’t teach for the income …’ | Test

Willie: The teacher that called in about all the days she never has a break and all this stuff.

Read aloud to your baby
April 14, 2018 – 12:39 am | No Comment
Read aloud to your baby | Test

Whatever your age, who doesn’t like hearing a good story?

Time for a different strategy?
April 14, 2018 – 12:37 am | No Comment
Time for a different strategy? | Test

I have, for some time, suspected that drugs cause a lot more deaths in the U.S. each year than do guns. After a little research, I discovered I was right.

A plausible use for Kellett
April 14, 2018 – 12:36 am | No Comment
A plausible use for Kellett | Test

In the fall of 2013, residents near the former Kellett School building in Seneca reacted angrily and passionately to news that Seneca Light and Water was making plans to move its operation to the school building — and to the quiet residential neighborhood around it

Whoa! Don’t mow too closely
April 14, 2018 – 12:34 am | No Comment
Whoa! Don’t mow too closely | Test

As I travel about the county, I am constantly reminded about the importance of cutting height for grasses.

It’s festival season
April 13, 2018 – 12:59 am | No Comment
It’s festival season | Test

You may or may not already know this, but Pendleton is really cute.

Doing it right
April 13, 2018 – 12:37 am | No Comment
Doing it right | Test

No doubt at some point in your life your parents told you, “If it’s worth doing, then it’s worth doing it right.”

Greg Oliver: Clemson spring game continues to generate excitement among fans
April 13, 2018 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Clemson spring game continues to generate excitement among fans | Test

On Saturday, tens of thousands of orange-clad fans will come to Clemson equipped with tailgating supplies in preparation for a football game.

Why would red lights attract the criminals to break in?
April 13, 2018 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Why would red lights attract the criminals to break in? | Test

Willie: If I install red lights all around the exterior of my house and wait inside with a shotgun for the criminals to break in, could I be arrested for “unlawful baiting?”

What can you do to prevent child abuse?
April 13, 2018 – 12:07 am | No Comment
What can you do to prevent child abuse? | Test

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month.