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High school roundup: Seneca girls bounce back against Rams
December 2, 2017 – 12:05 am
High school roundup: Seneca girls bounce back against Rams

The Seneca High School girls’ basketball team bounced back quickly from an opening-night loss Thursday, as the Bobcats went on the road and defeated Westside by a final score of 67-40 on Friday night.

Daniel recognized for high grad rate
December 1, 2017 – 10:24 pm
Daniel recognized for high grad rate

For the second consecutive year, Daniel High School has achieved an on-time graduation rate of more than 90 percent — surpassing the School District of Pickens County’s goal of 80 percent.

Clemson official talks on-street parking issue in downtown
December 1, 2017 – 10:22 pm
Clemson official talks on-street parking issue in downtown

Clemson planning and codes director Todd Steadman is seeking to clear up what he calls “incomplete information” when it comes to the future of on-street parking in downtown Clemson.

Residents host appreciation meal for Westminster employees
December 1, 2017 – 9:40 pm
Residents host appreciation meal for Westminster employees

A standing tradition that had dropped off Westminster’s radar until last year has seemingly been brought back to life with the combined efforts of three local residents.

Pickens County Council plans Monday meeting
December 1, 2017 – 9:38 pm
Pickens County Council plans Monday meeting

Economic development is on the agenda for Pickens County Council’s December meeting.

Man charged with selling ecstasy
December 1, 2017 – 9:37 pm
Man charged with selling ecstasy

Capt. Jeff Stone said Pierre S. Davis was charged with distribution of ecstasy, distribution of ecstasy within proximity of Clemson University and resisting arrest. Davis was taken into custody Thursday by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division Fugitive Task Force and later booked into the Pickens County Detention Center, where he was still being held on a $26,000 surety bond at press time Friday.

‘Good chance’ sewer authority will assume control of Golden Corner pump station
December 1, 2017 – 9:36 pm
‘Good chance’ sewer authority will assume  control of Golden Corner pump station

The board of the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority is scheduled to consider a revised letter Monday in response to Oconee County’s request for the authority to take over ownership, operation and maintenance of the Golden Corner Commerce Park pump station.

Sharing Christmas joy with a kid
December 1, 2017 – 8:49 pm
Sharing Christmas joy with a kid

While the Christmas season is joyful for many of us, it can also be a stressful time — especially for parents who are struggling to make ends meet.

City’s utilities director resigns
December 1, 2017 – 8:47 pm
City’s utilities director resigns

Westminster utilities director Clyde Crowe submitted his resignation to the city on Wednesday afternoon after nearly 21 years of service.

S.T.A.R.S. Christmas Craft Sale to begin Monday
December 1, 2017 – 8:26 pm
S.T.A.R.S. Christmas Craft Sale to begin Monday

The 27th annual S.T.A.R.S. Christmas Craft Sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting Monday at the Hamilton Career Center on Vocational Drive and continue through Dec. 15. This year, shoppers can expect a number of new items to go along with old favorites.