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Improvements in high gear in Westminster
August 27, 2011 – 1:00 am
Improvements in high gear in Westminster

It’s no small feat for a city of any size to continue making improvements to its downtown area.

Oconee hunger ‘worse than it has been’
August 27, 2011 – 1:00 am
Oconee hunger ‘worse than it has been’

Pickens County isn’t the only county experiencing serious hunger issues as United Way of Oconee County Chief Professional Officer David McCutcheon said Friday that the same problem is prevalent in the Golden Corner.

Jobs for CU students may increase
August 27, 2011 – 1:00 am
Jobs for CU students may increase

While statistics of college graduates landing jobs fresh out of school have been on the decline since the start of the recession, those days could be long gone starting next year.

Sewer board to discuss latest county proposal
August 27, 2011 – 1:00 am
Sewer board to discuss latest county proposal

Members of the Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority will meet in executive session Monday to talk over a county proposal for developing sewer in the southern part of the county.

Study: Small business yields big help
August 27, 2011 – 12:59 am
Study: Small business yields big help

Forget big box stores and nationwide chains.

Razors end Warriors’ streak
August 27, 2011 – 12:30 am
Razors end Warriors’ streak

Last year, West-Oak High School’s football team walked away with the coveted rivalry trophy. Friday, Walhalla brought the trophy back to its corner of the county, winning 21-9 in front of a packed house at Razorback Field.

Lions open stadium with tough loss
August 27, 2011 – 12:25 am
Lions open stadium with tough loss

The new Singleton Field opened Friday night at Daniel High School the same way the old one went out — a gut-wrenching fourth-quarter loss that left Lions coach Randy Robinson with a bitter taste in his mouth.

Brown saves day for Bobcats
August 27, 2011 – 12:20 am
Brown saves day for Bobcats

When it looked like all hope was lost Friday night at Chapin High School, Thomas Brown wasn’t standing on the sideline hanging his head.

Clemson briefs: Clemson sells out of season tickets
August 27, 2011 – 12:10 am
Clemson briefs: Clemson sells out of season tickets

The Clemson athletic ticket office announced on Friday that season tickets for the 2011 Clemson football season are sold out.

August 27 Arrests
August 26, 2011 – 11:59 pm
August 27 Arrests

Arrests for August 27

Willie’s dog was a smart one
August 26, 2011 – 10:16 pm
Willie’s dog was a smart one

Willie, Last night, dressed in shorts, I happened to look down at my leg …

Shake, rattle and roll
August 26, 2011 – 9:51 pm
Shake, rattle and roll

Editor, On Aug. 23, 2011, it was reported that a 5.8-magnitude…

Oliver’s honesty bodes well
August 26, 2011 – 9:41 pm
Oliver’s honesty bodes well

Jan Oliver has been fire chief in Seneca for less than three weeks and, while the new boss has yet to prove himself at the scene of a four- or five-alarm blaze, he scored big points this week for telling it like it is in his first media interview.

World Youth Day brings hope
August 26, 2011 – 9:39 pm
World Youth Day brings hope

We have been hearing about mobs of youth causing havoc at malls, stealing everything in sight.