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The Alumni Restaurant and Bar is on U.S. Highway 123 in Clemson
October 6, 2018 – 12:45 am
The Alumni Restaurant and Bar is on U.S. Highway 123 in Clemson

For 16 years Mike Levasseur worked as a mechanic until one day he decided “it wasn’t fun anymore.”

Misinformed on Medicare for all
October 6, 2018 – 12:43 am
Misinformed on Medicare for all

Editor: Whether or not you think that everyone should have basic health insurance, it is important to get the facts straight about the “Medicare for all” (MFA) proposal.

Oconee, Pickens lagging in kindergarten readiness
October 6, 2018 – 12:42 am
Oconee, Pickens lagging in kindergarten readiness

Oconee and Pickens school officials are working to improve ways to prepare students for kindergarten after a statewide kindergarten readiness assessment report for all 82 school districts showed both lagging in that area.

Officials hear plans for landscape of Clemson highway interchange
October 6, 2018 – 12:39 am
Officials hear plans for landscape of Clemson highway interchange

Clemson city horticulturist Tony Tidwell and Clemson University landscape architecture professor Paul Russell recently presented to the Joint City-University Advisory Board two site plans for landscaping the U.S. Highway 76 and S.C. Highway 93 interchange.

Manufacturer hosts officials for celebration
October 6, 2018 – 12:36 am
Manufacturer hosts officials for celebration

Local and state leaders joined Schneider Electric officials as they marked Manufacturing Day, celebrated nationwide Friday, talking about the importance of manufacturing in the economy.

Willie readers share thoughts on Brett Kavanaugh
October 6, 2018 – 12:35 am
Willie readers share thoughts on Brett Kavanaugh

Willie says: Lots of my readers have feelings one way or the other on the accusations made against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. I’ll share some of them with my own hope that the truth can be found. That is the only way justice will win. 

Pickens County opens centennial time capsule
October 6, 2018 – 12:30 am
Pickens County opens centennial time capsule

The atmosphere was festive in Pickens Friday afternoon as a large crowd waited for the opening of the time capsule buried at the Pickens County Courthouse during the county’s centennial in 1968. 

County’s’litter blitz’ nets 11 tons of trash
October 6, 2018 – 12:26 am
County’s’litter blitz’ nets 11 tons of trash

The “litter blitz” held in Pickens County on Sept. 21 collected less trash than the county’s first event in March, but that’s fine with county council chairman Roy Costner.

McCall plans to skip Monday administrator interviews
October 6, 2018 – 12:13 am
McCall plans to skip Monday administrator interviews

When Oconee County Council meets Monday morning for interviews with the last three candidates in the second round of interviews for county administrator, the council will once again be short one member.

Lions host Wren in battle of undefeated region foes
October 5, 2018 – 12:40 am
Lions host Wren in battle of undefeated region foes

CENTRAL — Even after everything the Daniel High School football team went through during last year’s two-win season, head coach Jeff Fruster knew he had a good team coming into 2018.

Inside the Huddle with Daniel’s Jared Kirksey
October 5, 2018 – 12:39 am
Inside the Huddle with Daniel’s Jared Kirksey

The Daniel defense will face a big test tonight against Wren’s high-powered offense, but defensive lineman Jared Kirksey expects his unit to be ready.

Razorbacks not living in the past, host Pickens tonight
October 5, 2018 – 12:35 am
Razorbacks not living in the past, host Pickens tonight

WALHALLA — The Walhalla High School football team is staying focused.

POWs speak to Clemson University students
October 5, 2018 – 12:30 am
POWs speak to Clemson University students

Three Clemson University alumni who endured a multitude of horrors as prisoners of war while serving their country shared their stories Thursday. 

Bobcats look to keep evolving against West-Oak
October 5, 2018 – 12:30 am
Bobcats look to keep evolving against West-Oak

SENECA — As the season continues to roll along, the Seneca High School football team isn’t content to stand pat and do the same thing week in, week out.