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City seeks designs for future park City seeks designs for future park

Westminster’s city administrator said he has sent out requests for qualifications to firms to design a park at a recently purchased property.

SC Senate committee could get abortion bill next month SC Senate committee could get abortion bill next month

S.C. Sen. Thomas Alexander said a bill prohibiting most abortions in South Carolina could reach debate before the full Senate Medical Affairs Committee next month.

Officials approve rezoning for one of two projects Officials approve rezoning for one of two projects

On a night of divided votes, the Seneca Planning Commission sent one rezoning request to city council with a 3-2 recommendation to approve and another without a decision after a 2-2 vote and one commissioner declining to break the tie.

High school roundup: Daniel girls’ golf captures Upper State crown High school roundup: Daniel girls’ golf captures Upper State crown

The Daniel High School girls’ golf team was a cut above the rest of the field at the Class 4A Upper State qualifier on Monday afternoon, shooting a 324 to capture the Upper State crown for the fifth time in as many years at the Preserve at Verdae Golf Club.

Tigers not worried about drop in polls Tigers not worried about drop in polls

The Clemson Tigers don’t seem all too concerned with dropping in the Associated Press poll each of the last three weeks.

You’re really thinking outside the box You’re really thinking outside the box

Willie: I really enjoy reading your column. I look forward to it every day.

Gamecocks dismiss reserve defensive back Gamecocks dismiss reserve defensive back

South Carolina reserve defensive back Jamel Cook has been dismissed from the team after his arrest for domestic violence Friday.

Royal wedding choir to perform in Clemson Royal wedding choir to perform in Clemson

A bit of world-renowned royal flair is headed to the Upstate next week as The Kingdom Choir is set to take the stage Monday at the Brooks Center.

Bobcats outpace Patriots in high-scoring slugfest Bobcats outpace Patriots in high-scoring slugfest

Making a return from injury that was nothing short of triumphant, Seneca High School wide receiver E.J. Evett proved to be the X-factor for the Bobcats in their high-powered 62-34 win over Powdersville on Friday at Tom Bass Field.

They said, if you build it, they will come — and they did They said, if you build it,  they will come — and they did

Willie: There’s an advertiser in The Journal (Gather 205-Walhalla’s Only Coffee & Espresso Bar) who frequently pays for a 3” x 5” ad in the paper.

McCalls donate lift bags to emergency officials McCalls donate lift bags to emergency officials

Pickens County Emergency Management officials recently received a big boost to their operations through $5,000 worth of lift bags donated by Oconee County Councilman Wayne McCall and his brother, Keller.

Seneca man faces drug, gun charges after stop Seneca man faces drug, gun charges after stop

Douglas Kay Stewart, of Sugarhill Road, was in custody at the Oconee County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing at press time Friday.