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Belk celebrates grand reopening
September 8, 2018 – 12:28 am
Belk celebrates grand reopening

While many outside Belk in Applewood Plaza before the store’s grand reopening were hoping they would be the one to receive a $500 gift card among the cards store manager Chip Forester was distributing Friday morning, Kit Soccio had something else on her mind.

Caywood named citizen of the year
September 8, 2018 – 12:28 am
Caywood named citizen of the year

Judy Caywood was recognized as the Westminster Rotary Club’s 2018 Citizen of the Year Friday afternoon during the club’s annual luncheon that coincides with the annual South Carolina Apple Festival.

City council hears request for downtown block party
September 8, 2018 – 12:26 am
City council hears request for downtown block party

Clemson University Undergraduate Student Government president Mason Foley is looking for a way to bring Clemson together, and he feels a block party in downtown Clemson is just the solution.

Outdoors: Don’t forget your phone
September 8, 2018 – 12:10 am
Outdoors: Don’t forget your phone

Any time a deer hunter mentions that they carry a smartphone into the woods, the news is received with mixed reactions.

City officials to hold more meetings on median proposal
September 8, 2018 – 12:09 am
City officials to hold more meetings on median proposal

More meetings are planned between Clemson city officials and business owners along Tiger Boulevard who are concerned about the South Carolina Department of Transportation’s proposed installation of concrete medians.

Harris: August ‘very busy month’ for department
September 8, 2018 – 12:08 am
Harris: August ‘very busy month’ for department

Walhalla police are taking steps to stop motorists from speeding in town. 

Former Tiger DeVoe signs pro contract
September 8, 2018 – 12:05 am
Former Tiger DeVoe signs pro contract

Former Clemson basketball standout Gabe DeVoe signed a professional contract with Stelmet Enea BC Zielona Gora in Poland, it was announced Friday.

The old double-standard game
September 8, 2018 – 12:02 am
The old double-standard game

Editor: I read a while back where a man in Georgia had a billboard put up simply proclaiming, “Impeach Trump.” 

Walhalla upgrading website, billing software
September 8, 2018 – 12:01 am
Walhalla upgrading website, billing software

Some long-awaited changes to the city of Walhalla’s website and water billing software are underway.

Developer puts off variance request for proposed hotel
September 8, 2018 – 12:00 am
Developer puts off variance request for proposed hotel

A variance request by developers of a six-story hotel in downtown Clemson has been postponed indefinitely. 

Seneca ATAX committee recommends $4,250 in requests for city council
September 7, 2018 – 12:59 am
Seneca ATAX committee recommends $4,250 in requests for city council

The committee recommended approval of $2,250 for the Oconee Community Theatre and $2,000 for the Seneca Woman’s Club/Historical Ballenger House at its meeting Wednesday at City Hall.

‘The Nerd’ opens tonight at OCT
September 7, 2018 – 12:45 am
‘The Nerd’ opens tonight at OCT

Willum Cubbert’s life was saved in Vietnam by a fellow ex-GI who he never met — until Rick Steadman appears seemingly out of the blue on Cubbert’s 34th birthday.

Carter Family show opens tonight at CLT
September 7, 2018 – 12:40 am
Carter Family show opens tonight at CLT

When country music was only beginning to be known as country music, the Carter Family was a staple with classics such as “Can the Circle be Unbroken” and “Keep on the Sunny Side,” which are still sung today.

OK, again let’s clear something up
September 7, 2018 – 12:39 am
OK, again let’s clear something up

Willie: Seems like we have our own “Otis Campbell.” The sheriff should assign him a cell where he can go when he feels rowdy.