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Clemson residents asked to conserve water after break
December 7, 2018 – 12:25 am
Clemson residents asked to conserve water after break

Clemson residents and other customers of the Anderson Regional Joint Water System are being asked to conserve as much water as possible due to a water main break.

Bonaterra celebrating grand opening tonight
December 7, 2018 – 12:05 am
Bonaterra celebrating grand opening tonight

With a fresh coat of paint, new floors and a fresh, casual menu, Bonaterra quietly opened the newest restaurant on Ram Cat Alley on Oct. 30.

Thanks for the love!
December 7, 2018 – 12:02 am
Thanks for the love!

Willie: I need help. I bought the Georgia pecans from a guy for many years here in the Oconee area.

Quarterback changes for Tigers, Notre Dame have benefited both
December 6, 2018 – 12:30 am
Quarterback changes for Tigers, Notre Dame have benefited both

The Clemson and Notre Dame football teams have a few commonalities this season.

Hotels in Hartwell Village behind schedule
December 6, 2018 – 12:30 am
Hotels in Hartwell Village behind schedule

Construction of two hotels planned for the Hartwell Village Shopping Center is running behind schedule as 2018 comes to a close.

Lunney Christmas event set for Saturday
December 6, 2018 – 12:28 am
Lunney Christmas event set for Saturday

The Lunney Museum in Seneca is scheduled to open Saturday for a Christmas event — the first time the museum has been open to the public in more than four months.

Officers injured during escape released from hospital
December 6, 2018 – 12:27 am
Officers injured during escape released from hospital

Two detention officers attacked and injured by inmates escaping from the Pickens County Prison Tuesday morning have been released from the hospital, according to Chief Deputy Creed Hashe.

Crime briefs: Traffic stop leads to meth trafficking charges
December 6, 2018 – 12:27 am
Crime briefs: Traffic stop leads to meth trafficking charges

A Monday traffic stop near Knox Road in Seneca ended with two people charged with trafficking methamphetamine.

Clemson’s Reed suffers sprained knee
December 6, 2018 – 12:27 am
Clemson’s Reed suffers sprained knee

CLEMSON — The Clemson basketball team received some welcome news on Wednesday after an uncertain knee injury forced guard Marcquise Reed to leave Tuesday’s game against Saint Peter’s.

Mumps linked to both Clemson, Tri-County Tech
December 6, 2018 – 12:27 am
Mumps linked to both Clemson, Tri-County Tech

A confirmed case of mumps identified with a connection to Clemson University on Tuesday is also connected to Tri-County Technical College, according to officials from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. 

Water customers have more time to pay bills this month
December 6, 2018 – 12:27 am
Water customers have more time to pay bills this month

Walhalla water customers will have an additional 10 days to pay their bill this month without penalty after action this week by city council.

Who and what to believe in Westminster
December 6, 2018 – 12:25 am
Who and what to believe in Westminster

In The Journal, Westminster’s city administrators can’t afford enough police officers to provide adequate security protection for its citizens, yet it can invest $200,000 for an approved purchase of property that will require a very long and added unnecessary expense for a yet-to-be-determined recreation facility — a benefit for the citizens that may never come to fruition.

Oconee, Pickens students exceed state graduation rates
December 6, 2018 – 12:24 am
Oconee, Pickens students exceed state graduation rates

The school districts of Oconee and Pickens counties exceeded the state average in their on-time graduation rate as part of the 2018 report cards released early this month by the South Carolina Department of Education.

West-Oak wrestling wins in Georgia to stay undefeated
December 6, 2018 – 12:20 am
West-Oak wrestling wins in Georgia to stay undefeated

HARTWELL, Ga. — The West-Oak High School wrestling team improved to 7-0 on the season on Tuesday as they traveled to Hartwell, Ga., and defeated East Hall High School 57-15 and Hart County High School 68-9.