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Pickens County recycling centers to close on Wednesdays
June 13, 2018 – 12:13 am
Pickens County recycling centers to close on Wednesdays

County administrator Gerald Wilson said the closures will go into effect with the new budget on July 1. 

Suspect in mall shooting arrested
June 13, 2018 – 12:10 am
Suspect in mall shooting arrested

Patrick Deaon Randolph, 28, of Townville, was arrested without incident at around 7:45 p.m. Monday evening with help from the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, according to a statement from Anderson Police Chief Jim Stewart.

Causing change in the Utica community
June 13, 2018 – 12:03 am
Causing change in the Utica community

Editor: Even though I’ve lived in this area for 12 years, I’d never heard of the Utica community until about two years ago.

Walhalla council to discuss water plant financing tonight
June 13, 2018 – 12:01 am
Walhalla council to discuss water plant financing tonight

City administrator Brent Taylor said council members will not be voting on anything during the meeting.  

June 13 Arrests
June 12, 2018 – 11:59 pm
June 13 Arrests

Arrests for June 13

Child taken to hospital after tubing accident
June 12, 2018 – 12:47 am
Child taken to hospital after tubing accident

A 12-year-old was being treated at Greenville Memorial Hospital after an apparent tubing accident on Lake Keowee on Monday afternoon.

Wanted Seneca man arrested on Sunday
June 12, 2018 – 12:45 am
Wanted Seneca man arrested on Sunday

Seneca Police Chief John Covington said in a statement Monday morning that Joshua Douglas Burns, 40, was found at his home on Owens Road on Sunday afternoon. 

Pickens County man charged with shooting girlfriend
June 12, 2018 – 12:43 am
Pickens County man charged with shooting girlfriend

Robert Seaborne Bragg Jr., of Liberty, is in the Pickens County Detention Center without bond on charges of attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe.

Anderson police continue search for Friday night mall shooter
June 12, 2018 – 12:42 am
Anderson police continue search for Friday night mall shooter

Anderson Police Capt. Mike Aikens said Monday morning efforts are still being made to identify a suspect in the case. He said several people have offered an identity of the same man, but that suspect has been ruled out because he has been behind bars since September.

Police: Man beat woman in front of children
June 12, 2018 – 12:40 am
Police: Man beat woman in front of children

Mark Alan McDow Jr., 29, is charged with first-degree domestic violence. He was being held at the Oconee County Detention Center on a $30,000 surety bond at press time Monday. 

Gamecocks’ season comes to an end
June 12, 2018 – 12:40 am
Gamecocks’ season comes to an end

It was far from the ending the South Carolina baseball team desired or even deserved to conclude one heck of a turnabout from a season that at one point appeared on the brink of disaster.

Ladies also have progressive ideas
June 12, 2018 – 12:39 am
Ladies also have progressive ideas

Editor: “Good ole boys” politics are still alive and well in the city of Walhalla!

It’s your turn, make it count
June 12, 2018 – 12:37 am
It’s your turn, make it count

The campaign ads have been in the papers and on the airwaves, the speeches have been made and the candidates and their supporters are making their last pleas.

Marines, spouses arrive at Keowee Key
June 12, 2018 – 12:33 am
Marines, spouses arrive at Keowee Key

A group of Marines are enjoying some much-needed time off at Keowee Key this week.