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It’s time to pay the piper …
March 17, 2017 – 10:24 pm
It’s time to pay the piper …

Willie, I had moved into a nice neighborhood in the city limits of Seneca about six or seven weeks ago.

The beloved, elusive Oconee bell
March 17, 2017 – 12:25 am
The beloved, elusive Oconee bell

Spring has sprung in the Upstate when the Oconee bells begin to bloom.

The right call
March 17, 2017 – 12:25 am
The right call

During Tuesday night’s special called meeting of the Oconee County Council, we saw something that, to be honest, we haven’t seen in some time in Oconee County.

Tigers strut their stuff on pro day
March 17, 2017 – 12:12 am
Tigers strut their stuff on pro day

CLEMSON — For players like quarterback Deshaun Watson, pro day is used to help validate what NFL scouts already thought.

Pioneer renews rate talks with cities
March 17, 2017 – 12:08 am
Pioneer renews rate talks with cities

Negotiations over water rates between the Pioneer Rural Water District and the cities of Seneca and Westminster were “very healthy,” Oconee County councilman Julian Davis said.

Proposal to add 7th seat upsets Pickens school board trustees
March 16, 2017 – 10:15 pm
Proposal to add 7th seat upsets Pickens school board trustees

A proposed bill that would add a seventh seat to the Pickens County School Board has passed the South Carolina House of Representatives and awaits action in the Senate.

Barbs traded over business license legislation
March 16, 2017 – 10:10 pm
Barbs traded over business license legislation

On multiple occasions Thursday afternoon, Rep. Bill Sandifer, R-Seneca, joked he was happy to see a pair of policemen on hand at a panel discussion he was taking part in at the World of Energy.

Man pleads guilty to abuse that hospitalized infant
March 16, 2017 – 9:37 pm
Man pleads guilty to abuse that hospitalized infant

Appearing in front of Judge Scott Sprouse, Leroy Lee Morris, 21, was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to one count each of inflicting great bodily injury upon a child and unlawful neglect of a child.

Oconee library director resigns, eyes congressional run
March 16, 2017 – 9:33 pm
Oconee library director resigns, eyes congressional run

The Oconee County Public Library system is looking for a new leader after director Philip Cheney, who says he plans to seek a seat in Congress, tendered his resignation this week.

World of Energy plans spring celebration
March 16, 2017 – 9:25 pm
World of Energy plans spring celebration

The World of Energy will host a free spring celebration featuring a petting zoo, bounce house and slide, face painters, a juggling and variety artist and a balloon twister.