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Clemson officials give early OK to requiring less commercial space
July 7, 2017 – 12:22 am
Clemson officials give early OK to requiring less commercial space

Two weeks after tabling the issue, Clemson City Council recently approved first reading of a proposed zoning ordinance to reduce the depth of required commercial space on the ground floor of mixed-use buildings from 50 feet to 35 feet.

Rabid woodchuck bites, scratches person in Walhalla
July 7, 2017 – 12:20 am
Rabid woodchuck bites, scratches person in Walhalla

The state Department of Health and Environmental Control reported Thursday that one person has been referred to a health care provider for consultation after being potentially exposed to rabies by a woodchuck, also known as a groundhog or whistle pig, which tested positive for the disease.

West-Oak focused on improving from last season
July 7, 2017 – 12:11 am
West-Oak focused on improving from last season

Something was missing from West-Oak’s spring football game this year — a stadium.

Janice Davis
July 6, 2017 – 4:30 pm
Janice Davis

Janice Davis
July 5, 2017
GREENVILLE, S.C. – Janice Carroll Davis, 72, of 660 Halton Road apt. 15B, passed away Wednesday, July 5, at St. Francis Hospital.
Sandifer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Westminster residents honor police chief with retirement party
July 6, 2017 – 8:23 am
Westminster residents honor police chief with retirement party

The Westminster Depot was surrounded by yellow crime scene tape on Thursday, but no crime had been committed inside.

Music — a sense of discovery
July 6, 2017 – 12:30 am
Music — a sense of discovery

The Fourth may be over, but summer’s still sizzling hot and Oconee is hopping with live music this week.

Razors getting better adjusted to Johnson’s playbook
July 6, 2017 – 12:12 am
Razors getting better adjusted to Johnson’s playbook

WALHALLA — Padgett Johnson came to Walhalla High School in 2016 with a new offense — and a new attitude — changing the ground-and-pound Razorbacks into a hurry-up, multi-faceted team.

NFL stars returning to Daniel for camp
July 6, 2017 – 12:11 am
NFL stars returning to Daniel for camp

Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Jarvis Jenkins, Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Shaq Lawson and Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman DeShawn Williams will host a USA Football clinic on Friday, July 21, at Daniel High School in Central.

Rain fails to dampen Fourth celebration
July 6, 2017 – 12:04 am
Rain fails to dampen Fourth celebration

As fast-moving thunderstorms made their way across the Upstate late Tuesday afternoon, some areas experienced absolute deluges of rain, threatening a number of Fourth of July celebrations.

1 dead in I-85 collision
July 6, 2017 – 12:00 am
1 dead in I-85 collision

Alyssa Hartfield Wright, 28, of Covington, Ga., died at the scene of the crash near mile-marker 2 due to multiple trauma, according to Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis.