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Police: Walhalla man threatened woman, pointed gun at her
June 16, 2018 – 12:27 am
Police: Walhalla man threatened woman, pointed gun at her

A 54-year-old Walhalla man was arrested Wednesday after police said he tried to break into a woman’s house and threatened her life while pointing a gun at her through the window.

School board to evaluate Thorsland
June 16, 2018 – 12:27 am
School board to evaluate Thorsland

School District of Oconee County superintendent Michael Thorsland will undergo his annual evaluation by school board trustees starting Monday, but board chairman Andy Inabinet said he doesn’t anticipate any hiccups.

Clemson considering policy to limit banners on utility poles
June 16, 2018 – 12:25 am
Clemson considering policy to limit banners on utility poles

Clemson City Council is considering a policy that would help the city’s staff manage requests for displaying event banners on Clemson-owned street poles.

Administrator says payment method for Central firefighters to change
June 16, 2018 – 12:24 am
Administrator says payment method for Central firefighters to change

Central town administrator Phillip Mishoe said plans to pay two part-time firefighters to man the Central Fire Department during the day must come through a stipend.

Johnson’s transfer opens door for Batson
June 15, 2018 – 12:30 am
Johnson’s transfer opens door for Batson

CLEMSON — Dabo Swinney wasn’t surprised to have a quarterback transfer out of the Clemson program this offseason, but the timing with which Hunter Johnson decided to leave did catch him off guard.

Bi-Lo celebrates remodeled Seneca store
June 15, 2018 – 12:30 am
Bi-Lo celebrates remodeled Seneca store

More than 100 customers waited outside the Seneca Bi-Lo store for a chance to receive a gift card worth up to $500 and see the changes made to the store in a six-week remodeling effort.

Clemson to hear request for resource officer agreement
June 15, 2018 – 12:28 am
Clemson to hear request for resource officer agreement

Clemson City Council will be asked Monday night to authorize Mayor J.C. Cook to execute an intergovernmental agreement between the city and the Pickens County School Board for staffing a school resource officer at Clemson Elementary School.

Man arrested on drug charge
June 15, 2018 – 12:27 am
Man arrested on drug charge

A 19-year-old Walhalla man was arrested early Wednesday morning after police said they found more than 50 grams of marijuana in his backpack.

Walhalla closer to financing for water plant
June 15, 2018 – 12:27 am
Walhalla closer to financing for water plant

Choosing to make a public bond offering to finance Walhalla’s water treatment plant makes the most financial sense for the city, according to analysts. 

Salem police chief leaving for new position
June 15, 2018 – 12:27 am
Salem police chief leaving for new position

Salem Police Chief David Poulson has announced he will be leaving his position to become the new city administrator for the city of Pickens.  

Central council implementing fee to pay for sewer line
June 15, 2018 – 12:26 am
Central council implementing fee to pay for sewer line

After considerable discussion, Central Town Council voted Monday night to fund a new sewer line near Southern Wesleyan University via a $4 monthly sewer bill increase instead of seeking another grant.

Oconee, Pickens primary results certified
June 15, 2018 – 12:26 am
Oconee, Pickens primary results certified

Tuesday night’s primary election results were officially certified in both Oconee and Pickens counties on Thursday morning. 

There can be lots of problems with short-term rentals …
June 15, 2018 – 12:08 am
There can be lots of problems with short-term rentals …

Willie: I just heard the county wants to tax people for renting out their homes!

June 15 Arrests
June 14, 2018 – 11:59 pm
June 15 Arrests

Arrests for June 15