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Clemson feeling confident as a ‘complete team’
May 31, 2018 – 12:15 am
Clemson feeling confident as a ‘complete team’

One good attribute for a team to have as it heads into the postseason is confidence, and the Clemson baseball team is in no short supply of it.

Gamecocks, Bulldogs set for afternoon kickoff
May 31, 2018 – 12:05 am
Gamecocks, Bulldogs set for afternoon kickoff

It was announced Wednesday the South Carolina football team’s Sept. 8 home date against Georgia will kick off at 3:30 p.m. and be televised by CBS.

Tigers’ Pettit earns All-American honor
May 31, 2018 – 12:05 am
Tigers’ Pettit earns All-American honor

Clemson golfer Turk Pettit has been named a first-team Freshman All-American by the College Golf Coaches Association, it was announced Wednesday.

Duncan visits emergency responders
May 30, 2018 – 12:44 am
Duncan visits emergency responders

Congressman Jeff Duncan sat down with local emergency responders on Tuesday to say “thanks” and lend an ear to the concerns of rural departments.

Sheriff’s office pilot files suit after dog attack
May 30, 2018 – 12:41 am
Sheriff’s office pilot files suit after dog attack

A Walhalla man who flies a helicopter for the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office says a dog attack has left him unable to do his job.

Council wants 25 percent goal for fund balance
May 30, 2018 – 12:38 am
Council wants 25 percent goal for fund balance

Oconee County Council members directed county attorney David Root Tuesday night to draft language that would require them to improve the county’s fund balance to 25 percent of the previous year’s budget within seven years.

Our two-party system
May 30, 2018 – 12:37 am
Our two-party system

Editor: When it comes to politics, everyone knows that there are truly only two parties involved. No, not the Republicans and Democrats.

As Oconee as they get
May 30, 2018 – 12:36 am
As Oconee as they get

Editor: I wholeheartedly agree with the letter writer in the May 24 issue of The Journal that Rep. Bill Sandifer has served too long and should be replaced.

SDOC working to increase diversity
May 30, 2018 – 12:33 am
SDOC working to increase diversity

The numbers may not show it, but School District of Oconee County officials say they are working hard to bring more diversity to district staff.

Clemson briefs: Redman to turn professional
May 30, 2018 – 12:30 am
Clemson briefs: Redman to turn professional

STILLWATER, Okla. — One day after helping the Clemson men’s golf team to a 13th-place finish at the NCAA championship, sophomore Doc Redman announced Tuesday he has decided to turn professional.

Crime briefs
May 30, 2018 – 12:28 am
Crime briefs

Two women were arrested in separate rounds of the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office’s Operation Infinity over the holiday weekend.

Striving to make area more bicycle, pedestrian friendly
May 30, 2018 – 12:26 am
Striving to make area more bicycle, pedestrian friendly

The success Greenville enjoys with the Swamp Rabbit Trail has led to the desire for something similar that residents in Clemson and surrounding areas can walk and ride bicycles on, all the while easing traffic congestion.

Tigers looking for first regional win since 2010
May 30, 2018 – 12:25 am
Tigers looking for first regional win since 2010

The Clemson baseball team’s goal this season, like any other, is to make it to the College World Series in Omaha — the city name the Tigers have embroidered on the back of their hats.

Well, at least you can’t say that the circus isn’t entertaining!
May 30, 2018 – 12:21 am
Well, at least you can’t say that the circus isn’t entertaining!

Willie: I’ve been using the Oconee library for years. I had a fine and paid it by check.

Walhalla announces coaching moves
May 30, 2018 – 12:20 am
Walhalla announces coaching moves

A little more than a month after naming a new boys’ basketball coach, Walhalla High School announced two more hires on Tuesday afternoon.

Proposed Seneca budget calls for millage increase
May 30, 2018 – 12:08 am
Proposed Seneca budget calls for millage increase

The figures aren’t yet set in stone, but a modest millage increase appears to be in the works for the city of Seneca’s budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

May 30 Arrests
May 29, 2018 – 11:59 pm
May 30 Arrests

Arrests for May 30

Walhalla launching summer series for kids
May 29, 2018 – 9:35 pm
Walhalla launching summer series for kids

Beginning June 7, Short Street will be the place to be for kids and families in Walhalla on Thursday nights.