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Officials still working to improve medical response times to rural areas
August 24, 2018 – 12:24 am
Officials still working to improve medical response times to rural areas

Oconee County Deputy Fire Chief Ryan Eubanks says while there is not yet a plan in place to improve response times to medical calls from rural areas of the county, progress is being made.

Warriors confident culture change will yield results
August 23, 2018 – 12:30 am
Warriors confident culture change will yield results

Come Friday night, 1,030 days will have passed since the West-Oak High School football team last tasted victory.

County councilman pushes for additional signage
August 23, 2018 – 12:29 am
County councilman pushes for additional signage

An ordinance to clarify setbacks and sizes for billboards and other large signs had a public hearing Tuesday night after being stalled on third reading at the July 17 Oconee County Council meeting.

Heated discussions stall 5-hour council meeting
August 23, 2018 – 12:28 am
Heated discussions stall 5-hour council meeting

The Oconee County Council was short one member at the end of its Tuesday night meeting that pushed for compromise in several instances and revealed glimpses into executive session conversations while dragging past the five-hour mark.

Walhalla welcomes country legend on Saturday
August 23, 2018 – 12:28 am
Walhalla welcomes country legend on Saturday

Country music legend John Berry will perform to a nearly sold-out audience at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Walhalla Performing Arts Center. 

Nearly $150K in grants approved for two downtown projects
August 23, 2018 – 12:28 am
Nearly $150K in grants approved for two downtown projects

Just weeks after beginning incentive programs to help revitalize downtown, the Seneca Improvements Corporation approved nearly $150,000 in grants for its first two businesses in the program.

Dangerous council
August 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Dangerous council

Ignorance or greed … which is more dangerous?

Ripple of One expands to Pickens County
August 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Ripple of One expands to Pickens County

Ripple of One is now serving clients in Pickens County. 

Phil Cheney Minstrels to perform in Westminster
August 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
Phil Cheney Minstrels to perform in Westminster

For the seventh year, The Phil Cheney Minstrels will once again show the Upstate what a good old-fashioned hootenanny looks like when they take the stage Friday night at the Westminster Music Centre.

We all have to answer to a higher authority someday
August 23, 2018 – 12:27 am
We all have to answer to a higher authority someday

Willie, will you please look into why one woman in Westminster runs an event center in an empty building with no business license and no certificate of occupancy?

City, university working together on rowing site
August 23, 2018 – 12:25 am
City, university working together on rowing site

Clemson city administrator Rick Cotton told city council earlier this week he and tourism officials met recently with Clemson University athletic officials to explore possible location options for the spring break rowing program.

Clemson briefs: Skara returns to Clemson basketball team
August 23, 2018 – 12:25 am
Clemson briefs: Skara returns to Clemson basketball team

Four months after it was announced he was leaving the Clemson men’s basketball team to pursue a professional career overseas, it was announced Wednesday that David Skara is returning for his senior season with the Tigers.

Walhalla taking steps to address condemned houses more quickly
August 23, 2018 – 12:25 am
Walhalla taking steps to address condemned houses more quickly

Walhalla officials hope to cut the time required to demolish homes that have been condemned in half. 

EDAC complicity
August 23, 2018 – 12:24 am
EDAC complicity

Congressman Duncan recently stood with the American Freedom Caucus to impeach Rod Rosenstein for the sole purpose of thwarting the Mueller investigation.