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Local students honored for perfect attendance
June 13, 2018 – 12:58 am
Local students honored for perfect attendance

Walhalla’s Macie Bryant and Rosa Victoria Luna were joined by West-Oak’s Katlin Cantrell and Easley’s Eric Nyman as the lone perfect attendance representatives from Oconee and Pickens schools.

Incumbents win in Pickens County
June 13, 2018 – 12:56 am
Incumbents win in Pickens County

Incumbents in the two Pickens County Council races were both re-elected in Tuesday’s Republican primary. 

Leadership Clemson project benefits free clinic
June 13, 2018 – 12:49 am
Leadership Clemson project benefits free clinic

Each year, various leaders throughout the Clemson area participate in Leadership Clemson — a six-month course offering a behind-the-scenes view of the Clemson community while enhancing leadership skills. 

I hope you get the results you hope for
June 13, 2018 – 12:44 am
I hope you get the results you hope for

Willie says: To the writer who wrote in to me about a restaurant with hot-water issues that was trying to open illegally, and how they got fired for refusing to open until the plumber restored the water:

Elliott in a landslide
June 13, 2018 – 12:32 am
Elliott in a landslide

John Elliott won six of seven precincts, as well as an overwhelming majority of absentee votes, garnering nearly 78 percent of the votes cast in the Oconee County Council District 1 race to unseat council chairwoman Edda Cammick in Tuesday’s primary.

McMaster, Warren headed to runoff for governor nomination
June 13, 2018 – 12:32 am
McMaster, Warren headed to runoff for governor nomination

Meanwhile, Secretary of State Mark Hammond easily won his primary race, while Attorney General Alan Wilson also appears headed for a runoff June 26.

Tigers look to reverse fortunes with pitching experience
June 13, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers look to reverse fortunes with pitching experience

When it comes to regular-season success, the Clemson baseball team has found itself in rare air the past three seasons.

Community baby shower set for Saturday
June 13, 2018 – 12:22 am
Community baby shower set for Saturday

The baby shower is designed to create awareness about the importance of maternal health and prenatal/postnatal care. 

Westminster council OKs budget
June 13, 2018 – 12:16 am
Westminster council OKs budget

After public comments and an explanation by the city administrator about several blinks in the city’s electric service over the weekend nearly derailed Tuesday night’s council meeting, the Westminster City Council got back on track and passed its fiscal year 2018-19 budget.

Pickens County recycling centers to close on Wednesdays
June 13, 2018 – 12:13 am
Pickens County recycling centers to close on Wednesdays

County administrator Gerald Wilson said the closures will go into effect with the new budget on July 1. 

Suspect in mall shooting arrested
June 13, 2018 – 12:10 am
Suspect in mall shooting arrested

Patrick Deaon Randolph, 28, of Townville, was arrested without incident at around 7:45 p.m. Monday evening with help from the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, according to a statement from Anderson Police Chief Jim Stewart.

Causing change in the Utica community
June 13, 2018 – 12:03 am
Causing change in the Utica community

Editor: Even though I’ve lived in this area for 12 years, I’d never heard of the Utica community until about two years ago.

Walhalla council to discuss water plant financing tonight
June 13, 2018 – 12:01 am
Walhalla council to discuss water plant financing tonight

City administrator Brent Taylor said council members will not be voting on anything during the meeting.  

June 13 Arrests
June 12, 2018 – 11:59 pm
June 13 Arrests

Arrests for June 13