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School board passes final reading of social media policy
March 13, 2019 – 12:11 am
School board passes final reading of social media policy

The Pickens County School Board has unanimously approved second and final reading of revisions to the district’s social media policy.

Volunteers making dresses for Haiti project
March 13, 2019 – 12:11 am
Volunteers making dresses for Haiti project

The Blue Ridge Community Center holds a special place in the hearts of those who remember the days when the school was the all-black Blue Ridge High School prior to integration in the late 1960s. 

High school roundup: Warriors open region play with road win
March 13, 2019 – 12:10 am
High school roundup: Warriors open region play with road win

The Journal staff
PENDLETON — Andrew Adams drove home the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh, and Ben Brock pitched a gem to help the West-Oak High School baseball team win 1-0 at Pendleton …

More upgrades planned at Mile Creek
March 13, 2019 – 12:09 am
More upgrades planned at Mile Creek

Pickens County Council signed off on several improvements to Mile Creek Park in Six Mile on Monday night. 

Salem adding pickleball court
March 13, 2019 – 12:07 am
Salem adding pickleball court

Pickleball is coming to Salem.

March 13 Arrests
March 12, 2019 – 11:59 pm
March 13 Arrests

Arrests for March 13

Public hearings set on Duke Energy rate hike
March 12, 2019 – 12:55 am
Public hearings set on Duke Energy rate hike

Three public hearings hosted by the Public Service Commission are scheduled in the Upstate this week on a proposed double-digit percentage rate increase from Duke Energy.

Central considering upgrading fire trucks
March 12, 2019 – 12:42 am
Central considering upgrading fire trucks

Central fire officials say an increasing number of high-rise apartments in the town has increased the need for new and improved fire trucks, but those upgrades won’t come cheap.