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Oconee County short nearly 60 foster homes
June 14, 2018 – 12:30 am
Oconee County short nearly 60 foster homes

Though National Foster Care Month ended on May 31, the need for foster parents and support of the foster care system is still going strong.

Tigers’ Swinney excited for redshirt reform
June 14, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers’ Swinney excited for redshirt reform

When a pair of rule changes came down from the NCAA Division I Council on Wednesday afternoon, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney was blissfully oblivious.

Sheriff’s office plans 5th citizens academy
June 14, 2018 – 12:29 am
Sheriff’s office plans 5th citizens academy

The 35 people selected for the free class will meet for 10 consecutive weeks on Tuesday evenings and have an opportunity to meet the command staff and many deputies of the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office.

Council committee recommends 3.08-mill tax hike
June 14, 2018 – 12:28 am
Council committee recommends 3.08-mill tax hike

Oconee County Council will likely be adding more than $500,000 to the 2018-19 budget to begin addressing a shortfall in the capital vehicle and equipment replacement plan.

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.