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A bad idea under any circumstances
December 1, 2018 – 1:15 am
A bad idea under any circumstances

My letter refers to the most unfortunate headline “Real hatred” that Alex Maminakis used in the Tuesday, Nov. 20, issue. 

Clemson council approves firm to lead community capital campaign
December 1, 2018 – 1:15 am
Clemson council approves firm to lead community capital campaign

With Clemson City Council approving the firm to provide consulting services, the city is embarking on its first-ever capital campaign.

‘Historic charm’
December 1, 2018 – 12:07 am
‘Historic charm’

Westminster showcasing historic homes on Christmas tour

Maybe renting isn’t a bad idea
December 1, 2018 – 12:04 am
Maybe renting isn’t a bad idea

Willie,
Wow, I can’t believe Seneca High School is looking for its seventh head football coach in 11 years. Actually, I can.

Seneca police arrest 4, seize drugs
November 30, 2018 – 12:58 am
Seneca police arrest 4, seize drugs

An effort by Seneca police to serve a man with an outstanding bench warrant at a home on Lindsay Road led to the arrest of four men and the seizure of several grams of drugs believed to be ecstasy, methamphetamine, marijuana and other controlled substances.

Expert: entrepreneurship ‘a community sport’
November 30, 2018 – 12:52 am
Expert: entrepreneurship ‘a community sport’

An officer of a nonprofit, multi-billion-dollar endowment from the Midwest stopped at the Oconee Business Center in Walhalla on Thursday to take a tour of its business incubator for local entrepreneurs.

Hearing scheduled for school shooting suspect
November 30, 2018 – 12:50 am
Hearing scheduled for school shooting suspect

A hearing has been scheduled in the case against the teenager accused of killing his father before opening fire at Townville Elementary School, a shooting that led to the death of a 6-year-old boy. 

Local Toys for Tots organizers still need thousands of toys
November 30, 2018 – 12:47 am
Local Toys for Tots organizers still need thousands of toys

With just a little more than two weeks before the local Toys for Tots organization distributes toys to needy families on its list, the group’s organizer said they are still more than 3,000 toys short of what they will need.

Duke Energy can’t ‘relax’ any safety standards!
November 30, 2018 – 12:45 am
Duke Energy can’t ‘relax’ any safety standards!

Willie says: Last Saturday, I ran a comment from one of my readers who was critical of local judges they thought were setting bonds too low.

Jazz it up
November 30, 2018 – 12:42 am
Jazz it up

As winter weather begins to settle in, an Upstate band hitting the stage tonight at the Westminster Music Centre will have a performance that’ll be sure to keep your spirit warm.

Lions travel to Greer with Upper State crown on the line
November 30, 2018 – 12:30 am
Lions travel to Greer with Upper State crown on the line

Win tonight, and the Daniel High School football team can book its first trip to Columbia since 2013 for next weekend.

Tigers utilizing new recovery, performance tech
November 30, 2018 – 12:20 am
Tigers utilizing new recovery, performance tech

Dabo Swinney’s mantra of “best is the standard” continues to go far beyond just what the Clemson Tigers are doing on the football field.

Officials ponder Clemson Park’s future
November 30, 2018 – 12:18 am
Officials ponder Clemson Park’s future

Clemson Park sits mostly vacant these days, save for a community vegetable garden. But the park still holds a special meaning to many longtime residents.

OJRSA identifies permitting problems
November 30, 2018 – 12:15 am
OJRSA identifies permitting problems

In its first meeting as a committee, the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority’s Sewer Permitting Improvement Committee identified current permitting struggles that could be cleaned up for its three member municipalities.