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Kudos to all the other folks who stopped to offer their help
August 11, 2018 – 12:51 am
Kudos to all the other folks who stopped to offer their help

Willie: I live in Seneca and have a story for you.

Clemson Univ. names police chief
August 11, 2018 – 12:51 am
Clemson Univ. names police chief

Greg Mullen has been named associate vice president for public safety and chief of police, according to a university news release issued Friday

Lions close fall camp, look ahead to opener
August 11, 2018 – 12:40 am
Lions close fall camp, look ahead to opener

In just three quarters of action Friday morning, the Daniel High School football team did something it failed to do in any four quarters a season ago — find the end zone five times.

Liberty resident killed in fire
August 11, 2018 – 12:35 am
Liberty resident killed in fire

Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley identified the victim as Arnold Barry Case, Sr.

Car show, BBQ in Salem tonight
August 11, 2018 – 12:33 am
Car show, BBQ  in Salem tonight

The monthly car show and farmers market in Salem will have a delicious addition today as the event lines up with a barbecue fundraiser for the Salem Fire Department.

Legislators: Several factors in less-than-exciting 2018 session
August 11, 2018 – 12:32 am
Legislators: Several factors in less-than-exciting 2018 session

By Greg Oliver
The Journal
COLUMBIA — Members of the Oconee and Pickens County legislative delegations said several factors contributed to a perceived lack of action during the 2018 session.
“I think overall the V.C. Summer situation took …

Outdoors: Youth days, hunter education great ways to get kids interested in hunting
August 11, 2018 – 12:20 am
Outdoors: Youth days, hunter education great ways to get kids interested in hunting

For the first time, the official youth days of the whitetail deer season will be held before the regular season in each game zone on private lands. For hunters in zones 3 and 4 — from the Midlands to the coast — that means today is opening day.

Pearman: Tigers have fierce battles on special teams
August 11, 2018 – 12:15 am
Pearman: Tigers have fierce battles on special teams

While most fans and media members are focused on the battle between Kelly Bryant and Trevor Lawrence at quarterback, Clemson special teams coordinator Danny Pearman is overseeing pretty heated battles at both punter and place-kicker.

Sheriff’s office adds ‘Infinity’ arrest
August 11, 2018 – 12:00 am
Sheriff’s office adds ‘Infinity’ arrest

The Journal staff
SENECA — The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office added a 13th arrest to the June 4 edition of “Operation Infinity” roundup when the Seneca Police Department arrested a man with outstanding warrants on Thursday.
 Zack …

‘Urgent situation’ at animal shelter
August 11, 2018 – 12:00 am
‘Urgent situation’ at animal shelter

The number of dogs and cats dropped off at the Oconee County Animal Shelter has risen so much over a year ago that humane society officials are lowering some pet adoption costs and looking for other ways to encourage people to adopt a pet.

Woman sentenced in husband’s death
August 10, 2018 – 12:30 am
Woman sentenced in husband’s death

Taylor Bright said she never meant to hurt her husband and did not know that she had struck and killed him with a truck on the night of Jan. 18. 

Oconee teachers return to classroom
August 10, 2018 – 12:29 am
Oconee teachers return to classroom

While students in Oconee and Pickens counties don’t report to school until Aug. 20, Oconee County teachers reported for the first of 190 official work days for the 2018-19 school year on Thursday. 

Caudill hired as new Seneca fire chief
August 10, 2018 – 12:28 am
Caudill hired as new Seneca fire chief

Keowee Fire Department Chief Charles “Richie” Caudill has been named the new Seneca fire chief.

Wanted man arrested in Anderson County
August 10, 2018 – 12:26 am
Wanted man arrested in Anderson County

A Virginia man on the run from U.S. Marshals and described as armed and dangerous was arrested Thursday morning in Anderson County.