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New redistricting map surfaces
September 26, 2011 – 10:01 pm
New redistricting map surfaces

Oconee County has sent a citizen-initiated redistricting plan to state officials for review. The plan is the work of Mountain Rest resident Susie Cornelius who has been leading an effort to convince Oconee County Council not to split up the area anchored by the Sumter National Forest that includes the Southern Blue Ridge Escarpment.

News anchor visits Clemson
September 26, 2011 – 9:59 pm
News anchor visits Clemson

For Scott Pelley, many times the world really does rest on his shoulders.

Clemson gets ICAR grant
September 26, 2011 – 9:57 pm
Clemson gets ICAR grant

Clemson University’s automotive engineering program has received …

Hospital inks budget
September 26, 2011 – 9:54 pm
Hospital inks budget

For The Journal
SENECA — The Oconee Medical Center Board of Directors approved the budget on Monday night for fiscal year 2012, which starts October 1.
The budget projects a loss of $1 million from operations but …

Seneca man faces charge
September 26, 2011 – 9:53 pm
Seneca man faces charge

A 30-year-old Seneca man was arrested and charged with …

SWU students charged
September 26, 2011 – 9:50 pm
SWU students charged

Three Southern Wesleyan students are out on personal …

Merit pay is without merit
September 26, 2011 – 9:46 pm
Merit pay is without merit

EDITOR: As an educator with the School District of Oconee…

Shutdown averted; bill approved
September 26, 2011 – 8:53 pm
Shutdown averted; bill approved

Ending weeks of political brinkmanship, Congress finessed a dispute …

Tell Willlie
September 26, 2011 – 8:50 pm
Tell Willlie

Willie, Thank you for printing the recent comment from the Oconee County resident who said, “… adult skills like parenting and socializing in the appropriate way, with lessons on writing checks, keeping a budget and planning for the future …” is a wonderful description of some of the skills taught to Oconee County families by Ripple of One (RoO). In the past few years, RoO methods have been successful at moving families from long-term despairing dependency behavior to financial and parenting stability.

Tips and recipes for a game-day party
September 26, 2011 – 8:00 pm
Tips and recipes for a game-day party

You know watching a game is more fun with a bunch of friends — so why not host a game-day party so everyone can cheer on the home team together? Use these tips and recipes as your playbook for a game-day party that scores big on taste and fun.

Building academic success
September 26, 2011 – 7:46 pm
Building academic success

Construction crews build a wall on the property …

Walhalla JROTC honor graduates
September 26, 2011 – 6:45 pm
Walhalla JROTC honor graduates

Recently, outstanding Walhalla JROTC students attended the Junior Cadet Leadership Camp (JCLC) in Rutherfordton, N.C., along with hundreds of other cadets from 30 other North and South Carolina schools.

Grandparents are guests of honor for breakfast
September 26, 2011 – 6:41 pm
Grandparents are guests of honor for breakfast

Orchard Park Elementary School honored grandparents

Seneca Rotary Club announces 2011-12 Teachers of the Year
September 26, 2011 – 6:39 pm
Seneca Rotary Club announces 2011-12 Teachers of the Year

Seneca Rotary Club is proud to announce the 2011-12 Teachers of the Year for the Seneca area schools.