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Lions, Wren set for high-stakes rematch tonight Lions, Wren set for high-stakes rematch tonight

The Daniel High School football team enjoyed the highest of highs when it went on the road last week and took down four-time defending state champion South Pointe.

Group delivers Thanksgiving dinner to shelter pets Group delivers Thanksgiving dinner to shelter pets

After being told that Thursday morning’s Thanksgiving meal was proving a hit with its recipients, Margaret Thompson said “Maybe I can cook after all.” 

Mom-to-be wins $500 gift card at Belk early Black Friday sale Mom-to-be wins $500 gift card at Belk early Black Friday sale

Most of the estimated 200 people lined up outside Belk in Seneca’s Applewood Plaza before the store opened at 4 p.m. Thanksgiving Day were hoping they would get the $500 gift card that was among the ones store manager Chip Forester handed out. 

Local officials gearing up for annual Shop with a Hero event Local officials gearing up for annual Shop with a Hero event

While many will be shopping for Christmas gifts this weekend, local firefighters will be outside the Seneca Wal-Mart seeking donations for a shopping trip of their own on Dec. 21. 

Man, dog killed in Pickens County fire Man, dog killed in Pickens County fire

Authorities are investigating the circumstances of a fire that killed a 61-year-old man and a dog and injured a woman near Dacusville this week.

Tigers fall in tourney title game Tigers fall in tourney title game

Behind a 36-point effort from Ty-Shon Alexander, Creighton handed the Clemson men’s basketball team its first loss of the young season in an 87-82 decision Wednesday night in the Cayman Islands Classic championship game.

Clemson women fall to Volunteers Clemson women fall to Volunteers

Three players posted double-digit outings, helping the Clemson women’s basketball team take No. 11 Tennessee down to the final quarter in game one of the Junkanoo Jam on Thursday.

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Happy Thanksgiving Day to you and your loved ones! Happy Thanksgiving Day to you and your loved ones!

Willie says: Thanksgiving is more than feasts and festivities.

Police give away cookies, toys to build relationships Police give away cookies, toys to build relationships

A small caravan of Seneca Police Department vehicles rolled into two apartment complexes late Wednesday morning with blue lights flashing.

Giving thanks: Leaders express gratitude Giving thanks: Leaders express gratitude

With many spending time around the Thanksgiving table today sharing the things they are grateful for this year, local leaders expressed their gratitude with readers of The Journal.

Gamecocks’ improved offense still faces tough test Gamecocks’ improved offense still faces tough test

South Carolina has scored just 17 total points in its last two meetings with Clemson, in what were both lopsided wins by the Tigers, but the Gamecocks have reason for optimism come Saturday night.

Lions’ Kirksey coming through big in junior season Lions’ Kirksey coming through big in junior season

It’s hard to imagine the Daniel High School football team getting out to a worse start than the one it experienced at South Pointe last Friday.

South Carolina basketball adds signee South Carolina basketball adds signee

South Carolina basketball coach Frank Martin and head coach Tony Bergeron of the Woodstock (Conn.) Academy elite post-graduate team are longtime pals.