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Thorsland gets raise, extension
June 20, 2018 – 12:04 am
Thorsland gets raise, extension

Michael Thorsland’s contract was extended for another year, through June 2021, and he received a 4 percent salary increase. Before last year’s 3 percent raise, he was earning an annual salary of $141,800. 

Clemson residents hoping to archive city’s history
June 19, 2018 – 12:30 am
Clemson residents hoping to archive city’s history

Clemson residents Dot Yandle and Jim London say the downtown area needs a visitors center where photos and information on Clemson’s history can be preserved for present and future generations to enjoy.

Retiring Clemson Elementary employee reflects
June 19, 2018 – 12:28 am
Retiring Clemson Elementary employee reflects

In 1991, Teresa Skewes was the mother of a kindergarten student at Morrison Elementary School when then-principal Paul Prichard asked her to serve on a committee tasked with starting an after-school care program.

Emergency crews respond to falls
June 19, 2018 – 12:27 am
Emergency crews respond to falls

Oconee County emergency responders answered a call at Whitewater Falls early Monday evening after a man was reported to have a “medical emergency.”

School board passes budget
June 19, 2018 – 12:27 am
School board passes budget

Monday’s reading of the School District of Oconee County’s proposed fiscal year 2018-19 budget was the third and final reading. 

North Carolina woman charged with trafficking meth
June 19, 2018 – 12:27 am
North Carolina woman charged with trafficking meth

A North Carolina woman was arrested Saturday and charged with trafficking methamphetamine after police said her van was spotted traveling in the wrong lane.

No timeline for Central depot project
June 19, 2018 – 12:25 am
No timeline for Central depot project

It appears to be anyone’s guess as to when Central’s historic railroad depot preservation project will come to fruition.

Sheriff’s office set to host football camp
June 19, 2018 – 12:25 am
Sheriff’s office set to host football camp

Looking to live up to its vision statement of “Building partnerships to promote a safer community,” the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office makes a point of looking for any available avenue to reach out and make a positive impact in the community.

Did you just tell a lie?
June 19, 2018 – 12:23 am
Did you just tell a lie?

Willie: When asked about his continual slamming of the press, Trump in 2016 said, “You know why I do it? I do it to discredit you all and demean you all, so when you write negative stories about me no one will believe you.”

Tigers look to another signal caller
June 19, 2018 – 12:10 am
Tigers look to another signal caller

Clemson is hoping to add another quarterback to its 2019 class, and the Tigers like the looks of former Wake Forest commitment Brendon Clark (6-2, 209) of Midlothian, Va.

June 19 Arrests
June 18, 2018 – 11:59 pm
June 19 Arrests

Arrests for June 19

God bless your little angel, and you for paying it forward
June 16, 2018 – 12:47 am
God bless your little angel, and you for paying it forward

Willie: I’ve been watching the news and trying to make sense of the propaganda.

Botanical Garden to celebrate summer solstice
June 16, 2018 – 12:43 am
Botanical Garden to celebrate summer solstice

The South Carolina Botanical Garden at Clemson University is getting ready to celebrate the official start of summer with song and supper. 

Tigers get commitment from Michigan DE
June 16, 2018 – 12:35 am
Tigers get commitment from Michigan DE

Clemson reached into the state of Ohio for its 2018 recruiting class to take OL Jackson Carman away from Ohio State.