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We can’t just turn a blind eye
December 6, 2018 – 12:04 am
We can’t just turn a blind eye

Willie says: Ol’ Willie can always count on my many friends out there to keep me on the straight and narrow with my answers.

Going out!
December 6, 2018 – 12:03 am
Going out!

Use our calendar to make your holiday plans.

Hanover House’s holiday open house set for Saturday
December 6, 2018 – 12:01 am
Hanover House’s holiday open house set for Saturday

An event at the Hanover House will take visitors back in time to the Christmas celebrations of the past. 

Make Christmas brighter for a child
December 5, 2018 – 12:53 am
Make Christmas brighter for a child

For most of us, memories of Christmas morning are filled with wide-eyed, happy children running excitedly to find gifts waiting for them underneath the Christmas tree.

More than 500 children need Christmas help: Number of kids served this year by Christmas for Kids expected to top 1,000
December 5, 2018 – 12:49 am
More than 500 children need Christmas help: Number of kids served this year by Christmas for Kids expected to top 1,000

With less than two weeks to go before the deadline, more than 500 children in the Christmas for Kids program still need help in order to have toys on Christmas morning.

Police: Man arrested with 2.2 grams of meth
December 5, 2018 – 12:47 am
Police: Man arrested with 2.2 grams of meth

Bryan A. Powell, 40, of Whippoorwill Road, was charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, according to an arrest warrant.

Vandals hit Tribble Center
December 5, 2018 – 12:45 am
Vandals hit Tribble Center

When the Tribble Center staff started its daily pickup routine on Monday morning, three catalytic converters were missing from its fleet after vandals did nearly $2,000 in damage.

Whitehurst frustrated with SCDOT, Pike Road repair
December 5, 2018 – 12:45 am
Whitehurst frustrated with SCDOT, Pike Road repair

Pickens County Councilman Trey Whitehurst disputes the time S.C. Department of Transportation officials said it will take to repair a road that has been closed since mid-November due to a pipe collapse.

Kelly Bryant announces pledge to Missouri
December 5, 2018 – 12:38 am
Kelly Bryant announces pledge to Missouri

Kelly Bryant is joining a new team of Tigers.

Final Walhalla police chief interview set for next week
December 5, 2018 – 12:36 am
Final Walhalla police chief interview set for next week

Walhalla Interim Police Chief Paul Harris will be the last of six applicants interviewed for the city’s vacant police chief position.

Reed, Thomas help Clemson hold off Saint Peter’s
December 5, 2018 – 12:35 am
Reed, Thomas help Clemson hold off Saint Peter’s

CLEMSON — Marcquise Reed tossed in 21 points with three assists and three steals and Elijah Thomas posted a double-double as Clemson outlasted Saint Peter’s 65-60 on Tuesday night.

Oconee County Council approves ordinances, grants
December 5, 2018 – 12:33 am
Oconee County Council approves ordinances, grants

Oconee County Council unanimously passed three ordinances at its Tuesday night meeting, approving a fee-in-lieu-of tax agreement for Project Echo and the development of a jointly owned industrial park with Pickens County.

West-Oak girls win late thriller in Walhalla
December 5, 2018 – 12:32 am
West-Oak girls win late thriller in Walhalla

WALHALLA — Trailing for the majority of the rivalry game, the West-Oak High School girls’ basketball team made a fourth-quarter surge to win 49-44 against Walhalla on Tuesday night.

Razorbacks play complete game to defeat West-Oak
December 5, 2018 – 12:30 am
Razorbacks play complete game to defeat West-Oak

WALHALLA — After limiting its opponent to just eight second-quarter points, the Walhalla High School boys’ basketball team coasted to a 66-41 win over West-Oak on Tuesday night.