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Alexander urges caution on medical marijuana debate
November 27, 2018 – 12:40 am
Alexander urges caution on medical marijuana debate

Sen. Thomas Alexander said he’s not sure that allowing medical marijuana would be “in the best interests of the state.” 

Donations needed for Christmas for Kids
November 27, 2018 – 12:38 am
Donations needed for Christmas for Kids

The countdown is on for Christmas, meaning children everywhere are getting excited to decorate, pick out presents to add to their list and see what’s under the tree on Dec. 25.

No evidence of foul play in deadly fire
November 27, 2018 – 12:35 am
No evidence of foul play in deadly fire

Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley identified the victim as Rickey A. Johnson.

School board OKs five-year capital improvement plan
November 27, 2018 – 12:32 am
School board OKs five-year capital improvement plan

The Pickens County School Board voted 6-0 Monday night to approve $8.4 million for 2019-20 as part of a capital improvement plan involving technology, student activity and facilities that officials say totals $47.2 million in projects over the next five years.

2 men arrested on drug charges
November 27, 2018 – 12:31 am
2 men arrested on drug charges

Calvin Clark Webb, 45, of Webb Road, is charged with three counts of distributing methamphetamine.

Green Springs offers variety of do-good options
November 27, 2018 – 12:17 am
Green Springs offers variety of do-good options

A leap of faith has led to a Seneca business that supports artists and craftspeople, not only locally and nationally, but around the world. 

Tigers drop second straight in close loss to Nebraska
November 27, 2018 – 12:15 am
Tigers drop second straight in close loss to Nebraska

Clemson made a late second-half comeback attempt Monday night after Nebraska took its biggest lead of the game with a little more than two minutes to play, but the Tigers fell just short for a second straight game.

Swinney unhappy with criticism following rivalry win
November 27, 2018 – 12:15 am
Swinney unhappy with criticism following rivalry win

The Clemson football team is 12-0 for just the third time in program history, won its fifth straight game over South Carolina on Saturday by a final score of 56-35 and will play for a fourth straight ACC championship this weekend.

Tigers pick up pledge for offensive line
November 27, 2018 – 12:10 am
Tigers pick up pledge for offensive line

Clemson picked up its fifth commitment for its 2020 recruiting class on Sunday when offensive lineman Paul Tchio (6-5, 325) of Alpharetta, Ga., commited to the Tigers.

Tigers well represented on All-ACC team
November 27, 2018 – 12:10 am
Tigers well represented on All-ACC team

After an undefeated run through the regular season, it was little surprise Clemson dominated the 2018 All-ACC Football Team, which was announced Monday.

I hope sidewalks are in Seneca’s future
November 27, 2018 – 12:06 am
I hope sidewalks are in Seneca’s future

Willie: Highway 123 through Seneca is continuing to have more and more businesses and foot traffic.

No doubt: Seneca girls driven for another title run
November 27, 2018 – 12:04 am
No doubt: Seneca girls driven for another title run

It’s easy to forgive Caroline Crowe if she’s not a big fan of Bon Secours Wellness Arena.

Tigers win fifth straight over South Carolina as defense struggles
November 25, 2018 – 12:51 am
Tigers win fifth straight over South Carolina as defense struggles

CLEMSON — It wasn’t pretty, and Clemson’s defense struggled Saturday night against South Carolina and quarterback Jake Bentley, but the No. 2 Tigers pulled away in the second half to win their fifth straight game over the rival Gamecocks.

Christmas in the Golden Corner
November 24, 2018 – 12:55 am
Christmas in the Golden Corner

It has been quite some time since J and I have had an opportunity to share our local color experiences with you.