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Seneca High named state’s top school
March 22, 2017 – 12:30 am
Seneca High named state’s top school

Seneca High School Principal Cliff Roberts is a University of South Carolina graduate, but he drew parallels to Clemson’s national championship win on the football field earlier this year as his school was named for the second consecutive year as a finalist for the Palmetto’s Finest award.

Patsy Cline tribute artist to entertain at Dine with the Docs
March 22, 2017 – 12:20 am
Patsy Cline tribute artist to entertain at Dine with the Docs

The Clemson Free Clinic receives a little bit of grant money from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation of South Carolina and some funds through the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, but it’s primarily supported by the community.

Home runs propel Clemson to road win
March 22, 2017 – 12:01 am
Home runs propel Clemson to road win

The No. 6 Clemson Tigers played long ball on Tuesday, and the result was an 8-4 victory over College of Charleston at The Ballpark at Patriots Point.

Roosevelt’s words
March 21, 2017 – 10:19 pm
Roosevelt’s words

Editor: Everybody usually has a favorite president. Some people will automatically say Abraham Lincoln. Others pick Ronald Reagan. My dad’s favorite was President Dwight D. Eisenhower.

The new parable of the loaves and fishes
March 21, 2017 – 10:16 pm
The new parable of the loaves and fishes

Editor: 1:1 — And when the disciples Ryan and Mulvaney saw the hungry being fed with 5,000 fishes and loaves, they spake as one, saying: “Stop! Thou art behaving like unto evil Socialists! Give 4,999 of those catfish and hush-puppies to the richest among us, that the benefits may trickle down to the hungry. Someday.”

Pickens County faces $30M suit
March 21, 2017 – 10:09 pm
Pickens County faces $30M suit

Attorney Gary Poliakoff told Pickens County Council on Monday that the county’s position is “just and right” in MRR Pickens’ $30 million lawsuit against the county.

Jantzen plans $4M expansion of Seneca plant
March 21, 2017 – 10:07 pm
Jantzen plans $4M expansion of Seneca plant

After recently admitting he feared the company would close its doors in Oconee entirely, a county economic development official said Tuesday he was excited to announce Jantzen instead intends to expand its operations.

I sure hope I don’t cross her path when I’m out on the road!
March 21, 2017 – 9:54 pm
I sure hope I don’t cross her path when I’m out on the road!

Willie, I have a bit of a small issue to address about the Oconee County complex at Pine Street.

Outdoor lab gets boost from roofing company
March 21, 2017 – 12:30 am
Outdoor lab gets boost from roofing company

When Norman McGee began the process of soliciting bids for roof work to be done at a set of cabins at Clemson University’s Outdoor Lab, the figures he received were feasible, but not necessarily ideal.

Meeting planned today on Pioneer plant
March 21, 2017 – 12:29 am
Meeting planned today on Pioneer plant

The Pioneer Rural Water District board of directors will hold a special called meeting open to the public at 3 p.m. today to discuss the fate of its $19 million water treatment plant.