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South Carolina briefs: Gamecocks learn conference opponents
June 7, 2018 – 12:10 am
South Carolina briefs: Gamecocks learn conference opponents

The Southeastern Conference announced each school’s conference opponents for the 2018-19 men’s basketball campaign on Wednesday.

School District of Oconee County recognizes 70 retirees
June 7, 2018 – 12:10 am
School District of Oconee County recognizes 70 retirees

Seniors from Seneca, Walhalla and West-Oak high schools were recently presented with diplomas to mark the end of their formal public education. 

Clemson briefs: Three Tigers taken on draft’s final day
June 7, 2018 – 12:10 am
Clemson briefs: Three Tigers taken on draft’s final day

Three members of the Clemson baseball team and three signees were selected on the third and final day of the MLB draft Wednesday.

Public hearing set on Clemson land development regulations
June 7, 2018 – 12:08 am
Public hearing set on Clemson land development regulations

Clemson residents unable to attend last month’s public hearing on proposed changes to the city’s land development regulations will have another opportunity this month.

Wanted: School bus drivers
June 7, 2018 – 12:06 am
Wanted: School bus drivers

The School District of Oconee County has the perfect job opportunity for those who are looking for work and enjoy driving.

Walhalla passes first reading of budget with more cuts
June 7, 2018 – 12:05 am
Walhalla passes first reading of budget with more cuts

Walhalla City Council made some additional changes to the city’s 2018-19 budget Tuesday night before passing its first reading. 

California man arrested after 4-year-old suffers head injury on Seneca train tracks
June 7, 2018 – 12:00 am
California man arrested after 4-year-old suffers head injury on Seneca train tracks

Espinosa Aldo Velasquez, 26, of Oakland, Calif., was charged with child endangerment, resisting arrest and trespassing on railroad tracks.

Habitat for Humanity — Serving Oconee County for 32 years
June 6, 2018 – 12:56 am
Habitat for Humanity — Serving Oconee County for 32 years

Oconee County Habitat for Humanity was only three years old when Bill Holzhauer came on board in 1989. 

Would somebody please do their job?!
June 6, 2018 – 12:54 am
Would somebody please do their job?!

Willie: Congratulations to the teacher, volunteer and support person of the year.

Tigers’ Beer reflects, looks ahead to what’s next
June 6, 2018 – 12:30 am
Tigers’ Beer reflects, looks ahead to what’s next

On Sunday night, when Seth Beer made his way off the field and into the Clemson dugout for quite possibly the last time, he was doing well to see through his tears.

Davis, Cain voice support for state grant
June 6, 2018 – 12:29 am
Davis, Cain voice support for state grant

Two Oconee County Council members said Tuesday an $800,000 grant awarded to the county by a state agency provides a good opportunity for economic development growth in the county.

‘More meth off the street’ — 3 arrested at Seneca compound
June 6, 2018 – 12:10 am
‘More meth off the street’ — 3 arrested at Seneca compound

Michael David McCann, Michael David Pierson and Lindsay Brooke Wood, all of 641 Lands End Road, were booked into the Oconee County Detention Center on Tuesday afternoon. Their bonds had not been set at press time Tuesday.

Pickens County budget has no tax increase
June 6, 2018 – 12:08 am
Pickens County budget  has no tax  increase

Pickens County Council passed third and final reading of its fiscal year 2018-19 budget Monday night with no tax increase.

Traffic stop leads to arrest on drug charges
June 6, 2018 – 12:07 am
Traffic stop leads to arrest on drug charges

James Bradley Rogers, of Old Well Road, is charged with two counts of possession with intent to distribute a Schedule IV narcotic, one count of possession of a Schedule II narcotic with the intent to distribute, possession of marijuana and possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute.