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Giving thanks: Leaders express gratitude
November 22, 2018 – 12:46 am
Giving thanks: Leaders express gratitude

With many spending time around the Thanksgiving table today sharing the things they are grateful for this year, local leaders expressed their gratitude with readers of The Journal.

Gamecocks’ improved offense still faces tough test
November 22, 2018 – 12:35 am
Gamecocks’ improved offense still faces tough test

South Carolina has scored just 17 total points in its last two meetings with Clemson, in what were both lopsided wins by the Tigers, but the Gamecocks have reason for optimism come Saturday night.

Lions’ Kirksey coming through big in junior season
November 22, 2018 – 12:30 am
Lions’ Kirksey coming through big in junior season

It’s hard to imagine the Daniel High School football team getting out to a worse start than the one it experienced at South Pointe last Friday.

South Carolina basketball adds signee
November 22, 2018 – 12:29 am
South Carolina basketball adds signee

South Carolina basketball coach Frank Martin and head coach Tony Bergeron of the Woodstock (Conn.) Academy elite post-graduate team are longtime pals.

Some spend Thanksgiving outdoors
November 22, 2018 – 12:28 am
Some spend Thanksgiving outdoors

As many hunker down indoors for a Thanksgiving Day meal, South Cove County Park will be full through Saturday with those celebrating the holiday.

Volunteer opportunities still available for ‘Feed the 5,000’
November 22, 2018 – 12:27 am
Volunteer opportunities still available for ‘Feed the 5,000’

Plenty of opportunities are available for those who want to lend a helping hand to the Feed the 5,000 event at Our Daily Bread on Jordan Street in Seneca today.

Walhalla council OKs new pump station
November 22, 2018 – 12:26 am
Walhalla council OKs new pump station

Walhalla water and sewer customers in the Stribling Shoals Road service area should see increased water pressure once a booster pump station is installed on the road. 

New design on the horizon for water tower
November 22, 2018 – 12:14 am
New design on the horizon for water tower

The water tower on Harrison Avenue in Walhalla may soon have a new look — featuring a Razorback.

Officials urge patience when traveling this Thanksgiving
November 22, 2018 – 12:12 am
Officials urge patience when traveling this Thanksgiving

With an estimated 49 million Americans hopping in the car to travel for Thanksgiving, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is reminding drivers to be patient and plan ahead for their trips.

OCSO offers tips for safe shopping
November 21, 2018 – 5:50 pm
OCSO offers tips for safe shopping

For those getting ready to shop ‘til they drop and take advantage of Black Friday deals across the Golden Corner, the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has a few safety reminders.

Duke gives to Palmetto Conservation Corps
November 21, 2018 – 12:57 am
Duke gives to Palmetto Conservation Corps

Duke Energy is donating to the volunteer group that assists in building the statewide mountains-to-sea Palmetto Trail. 

Pickens County salutes veterans
November 21, 2018 – 12:55 am
Pickens County salutes veterans

The name of the city hosting Pickens County’s “A Salute to Veterans” program on Nov. 11 was not lost on U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan.

Walhalla council approves security windows for City Hall
November 21, 2018 – 12:53 am
Walhalla council approves  security windows for City Hall

Security windows will be installed in the customer service area of Walhalla’s City Hall. 

Clemson Community Foundation raises $34K for local nonprofits
November 21, 2018 – 12:53 am
Clemson Community Foundation raises $34K for local nonprofits

Since its inception more than five years ago, the Clemson Community Foundation has reinvested more than $100,000 into the local community by assisting various nonprofits.