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Walhalla’s ‘Summer Nights’ series to resume tonight
June 14, 2018 – 12:28 am
Walhalla’s ‘Summer Nights’ series to resume tonight

Walhalla’s new family fun series will continue tonight after a very successful launch last week. 

Power outages spark council meeting outrage
June 14, 2018 – 12:27 am
Power outages spark council meeting outrage

When the public comments portion of Tuesday night’s Westminster City Council meeting began, nobody was prepared for the messiness that followed.

West Union raises property taxes
June 14, 2018 – 12:25 am
West Union raises property taxes

West Union Town Council members approved a 1.5-mill property tax increase Tuesday.

TCTC security department working toward accreditation
June 14, 2018 – 12:24 am
TCTC security department working toward accreditation

Tri-County Technical College’s campus security chief is working toward the goal of seeing his department gain accreditation, but he knows there are some things that first need to be addressed.

Throwback Thursdays underway at OHC
June 14, 2018 – 12:18 am
Throwback Thursdays underway at OHC

The Oconee Heritage Center is taking kids back in time this summer.

I want Americans to stop destroying each other in mass numbers
June 14, 2018 – 12:15 am
I want Americans to stop destroying each other in mass numbers

Willie: I just love reading your column. I look forward to it more than anything in the paper.

Free family fun night coming to Westminster
June 14, 2018 – 12:14 am
Free family fun night coming to Westminster

The Westminster Recreation Department, LifePoint Church and Calvary Church are teaming up to bring a family-friendly, fun-filled night to Westminster on Friday.

June 14 Arrests
June 13, 2018 – 11:59 pm
June 14 Arrests

Arrests for June 14

Going out!
June 13, 2018 – 8:16 pm
Going out!

Use our calendar to make your summer plans!

Geren earns right to take on Duncan
June 13, 2018 – 1:01 am
Geren earns right to take on Duncan

Educator Mary Geren won the right to face incumbent Republican Third District Congressman Jeff Duncan in November by defeating Seneca businessman Hosea Cleveland in Tuesday’s Democratic primary for the U.S. House of Representatives.

Local students honored for perfect attendance
June 13, 2018 – 12:58 am
Local students honored for perfect attendance

Walhalla’s Macie Bryant and Rosa Victoria Luna were joined by West-Oak’s Katlin Cantrell and Easley’s Eric Nyman as the lone perfect attendance representatives from Oconee and Pickens schools.

Incumbents win in Pickens County
June 13, 2018 – 12:56 am
Incumbents win in Pickens County

Incumbents in the two Pickens County Council races were both re-elected in Tuesday’s Republican primary. 

Leadership Clemson project benefits free clinic
June 13, 2018 – 12:49 am
Leadership Clemson project benefits free clinic

Each year, various leaders throughout the Clemson area participate in Leadership Clemson — a six-month course offering a behind-the-scenes view of the Clemson community while enhancing leadership skills. 

I hope you get the results you hope for
June 13, 2018 – 12:44 am
I hope you get the results you hope for

Willie says: To the writer who wrote in to me about a restaurant with hot-water issues that was trying to open illegally, and how they got fired for refusing to open until the plumber restored the water:

Elliott in a landslide
June 13, 2018 – 12:32 am
Elliott in a landslide

John Elliott won six of seven precincts, as well as an overwhelming majority of absentee votes, garnering nearly 78 percent of the votes cast in the Oconee County Council District 1 race to unseat council chairwoman Edda Cammick in Tuesday’s primary.

McMaster, Warren headed to runoff for governor nomination
June 13, 2018 – 12:32 am
McMaster, Warren headed to runoff for governor nomination

Meanwhile, Secretary of State Mark Hammond easily won his primary race, while Attorney General Alan Wilson also appears headed for a runoff June 26.

Tigers look to reverse fortunes with pitching experience
June 13, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers look to reverse fortunes with pitching experience

When it comes to regular-season success, the Clemson baseball team has found itself in rare air the past three seasons.

Community baby shower set for Saturday
June 13, 2018 – 12:22 am
Community baby shower set for Saturday

The baby shower is designed to create awareness about the importance of maternal health and prenatal/postnatal care.