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Clemson offering new equine certification course
July 21, 2017 – 9:48 pm
Clemson offering new equine certification course

South Carolina horse owners and trainers can now be certified in the training, knowledge and routine care of their animals through a new program offered by Clemson Cooperative Extension.

Walhalla chapter represented at DAR convention
July 21, 2017 – 9:45 pm
Walhalla chapter represented at DAR convention

More than 3,500 members of the Daughters of the American Revolution, including three local delegates, convened recently in the nation’s capital for the 126th Continental Congress, the latest gathering of the longstanding service organization’s annual meeting.

Oconee included in state’s first road projects
July 21, 2017 – 12:30 am
Oconee included in state’s first road projects

Oconee County made the top five counties in the state for miles of road to be repaved under the first awarded projects from the recently passed roads bill.

Police: Man hit, killed by train
July 21, 2017 – 12:28 am
Police: Man hit, killed by train

Clemson police are investigating the death of a 33-year-old man who was struck by a train in the city late Wednesday night.

Strickland to debut new exhibit today
July 21, 2017 – 12:27 am
Strickland to debut new exhibit today

When South Carolina schools began to desegregate in the early 1960s, Shelby Henderson was just a young girl making her way through the Oconee County school system.

Let the eclipse countdown begin
July 21, 2017 – 12:27 am
Let the eclipse countdown begin

Today marks exactly a month until a total solar eclipse crosses from the Pacific coast to the Eastern Seaboard, touching only American soil along the way. Don’t miss it — the next one to do the same won’t happen for another 299 years.

Westminster requests officer from county
July 21, 2017 – 12:27 am
Westminster requests officer from county

Westminster Mayor Brian Ramey confirmed Thursday that city officials had requested an interim officer from the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office to serve until the city’s vacant chief position is filled.

Oconee ‘Passport’ program set to showcase arts, history
July 21, 2017 – 12:26 am
Oconee ‘Passport’ program set to showcase arts, history

The Oconee County Arts and Historical Commission has announced it will launch a program next week designed to expose locals to the treasures the county has to offer.

City grants $5K to Walhalla museum
July 21, 2017 – 12:25 am
City grants $5K to Walhalla museum

Walhalla City Council voted on Tuesday to grant the Museum of the Cherokee in South Carolina $5,000 in hospitality tax funds.

Keowee Elementary names technology lab after longtime volunteer
July 21, 2017 – 12:25 am
Keowee Elementary names technology lab after longtime volunteer

When Bob and Barbara Norton moved to the Keowee area in 1996, they began serving as volunteers at their grandchildren’s school, Keowee Elementary.