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More arrests made in drug roundup
September 22, 2017 – 10:16 pm
More arrests made in drug roundup

On Friday afternoon, the Seneca Police Department announced three more arrests in a drug roundup that began Thursday morning.

Walhalla fills $10K in funding requests
September 22, 2017 – 10:13 pm
Walhalla fills $10K in funding requests

Walhalla City Council granted a total of $10,100 in funding requests for park infrastructure and local entertainment on Tuesday.

Recognition for a worthy cause
September 22, 2017 – 10:11 pm
Recognition for a worthy cause

With fall now upon us, October is right around the corner, and both Oconee and Pickens county councils have passed proclamations recognizing it as National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

Look where downtown revitalization is working
September 22, 2017 – 10:10 pm
Look where downtown revitalization is working

Editor: I had an occasion to be in Greenville last week, and we decided to go downtown to get something to eat.

Duncan doesn’t represent constituents’ interests
September 22, 2017 – 10:08 pm
Duncan doesn’t represent constituents’ interests

Editor: Jeff Duncan doesn’t represent his constituents’ interests. Instead, he insists on representing special interest groups. He supports/sponsors bills that strictly reflect the wishes of his campaign contributors, not us voters.

Duncan doesn’t represent innocent bystanders
September 22, 2017 – 10:06 pm
Duncan doesn’t represent innocent bystanders

Editor: I read the recent article in The Journal regarding Congressman Jeff Duncan’s H.R. 367 “Hearing Protection Act.” This bill would make it much easier for people to get silencers for their weapons.

12 ways to make code-compliant buildings better
September 22, 2017 – 10:04 pm
12 ways to make code-compliant buildings better

Editor: In the current construction boom, it is not uncommon to see rushed projects that are being built to minimum standards.

Graham supports bipartisan bill creating cybersecurity commission
September 22, 2017 – 10:03 pm
Graham supports bipartisan bill creating cybersecurity commission

In a time of hyperpartisanship, Republican U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is teaming up with a Democrat to address vulnerabilities of U.S. elections to cyberattacks.

Man found guilty in Clemson murder trial
September 22, 2017 – 9:30 pm
Man found guilty in Clemson murder trial

It took less than two hours Thursday for a Pickens County jury to find Jaron Lamont Gibbs, 25, guilty of murder in the 2015 shooting of Robby Porter in Clemson.

Hats off to everybody who went above and beyond after Irma
September 22, 2017 – 9:25 pm
Hats off to everybody who went above and beyond after Irma

Willie, First thing I want to say is I really appreciate Blue Ridge Electric getting my power back on, but my bill keeps going up.