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Peeler visits Farmers Market

Bob Peeler

Former Lt. Governor Bob Peeler shakes hands with Walter Cook of The Lazy Farmer during his visit to the Palmetto Farmers Market at Williamston’s Mineral Spring Park on Thursday, July 23. (Photo by Michael Lollis)

News Week of July 15, 2015

News Week of July 15, 2015

News Week of July 8, 2015

News Week of July 8, 2015

News Week of July 1, 2015

News Week of July 1, 2015

News Week of June 24, 2015

News Week of June 24, 2015

Austin Webb to headline Spring Water Festival Entertainment
Freedom Celebration July 3rd
West Pelzer Council divided over budget, staff
Palmetto High AFJROTC Cadets complete Cadet Leadership Course
Miss SC preliminary winners announced
Toddlers Playground dedication
Remember Charleston victims
Hatred
South Carolina is hurting . . .
Seems to Me . . .
Obituaries Week of June 24, 2015
Easley residents plead guilty in debt fraud
Williamston Police Report
I-26 repair schedule updated – Columbia
Single vehicle accident
Be aware of summer heat
Vacation traffic may be affected by work on I-26
Frederiksen competes for Miss South Carolina Teen
Two representing area in Miss SC Teen Pageant
Summer Art Camps offered at The Artory
Dr. Ben Carson in Anderson July 1
Prayer vigil at New Prospect Church
One injured in two vehicle accident – Beaverdam Road
Driver injured as vehicle runs off road, then through three yards
Three people transported
Tree down – Old Williamston Road

News Week of June 17, 2015

News Week of June 17, 2015

News Week of June 17, 2015

Obituaries Week of June 17, 2015

CLARA SUE COTHRAN, ESTON FOSTER, JAMES EARL AIKEN, WARDELL OWENS, WARDELL OWENS, MAVIS BASSE, KIM COX, SUSAN McELRATH, JANE THURSTON, TOM RAINEY, PAULINE B. NOE, GERTRUDE MUTH, JOAN DAVIS, MARY SOUTHERN, BETTY GARDNER

Envision Williamston plans open house workshop – June 15

By David Meade

A communitywide planning project to set the vision for the future of Williamston will continue next Monday.

Envision Williamston will hold an Open House Workshop on June 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Williamston Town Hall to explore the appearance of features residents would like to see incorporated in the future development of the town.

Areas to be looked at include: streetscaping and traffic; commercial architecture and development; residential architecture and development; public space amenities,; parking; parks and open space and street furnishings such as signage, lighting and benches.

Envision Williamston is a broader initiative of the Main Street Williamston program and encompasses a planning process for the entire town’s future. Commnity input will be incorporated into a Commmunity Master Plan for the town.

News Week of June 10, 2015

News Week of June 10, 2015

News Week of June 3, 2015

News Week of June 3, 205

All of this and more this week in The Journal . . .

EMS clarification
Mobile home fire – Willingham Road
Lightning strikes home – Clock Tower Court
Obituaries Week of June 3, 2015
Tuesday referendum to decide if Town of Pelzer is expanded
Voters to decide if Williamston should change form of government
Pelzer Heritage awarded $400,000 EPA grant
Williamston takes steps to keep property from being annexed into Pelzer
Planning Commission declines to hear sign appeal
Council approves new budget, gets ear full during public comments
GWBA Party in the Park features music, food, fun
Pelzer Council approves $1.45 million bond issue
EMS certifications officer sanctioned
Graham announces presidential bid
Pipeline project drawing criticism
Techtronic Industries breaks ground on new facility – Piercetown
Moped meth lab busted – West Pelzer
Anderson County Sheriff’s Report
Anderson County Sheriff’s Report
Mobile home fire – Pinewood Drive
Woodmont student arrested for making bomb threats
Search for suspect – Cherokee Road, Hardwoods Road area
No charges in Piedmont shooting
Williamston takes steps to keep property from being included in Pelzer annexation
Planning Commission to meet Tuesday
Single vehicle accident – H.I. Taylor Road
Head-on accident – Holland Ford Road
Two vehicle accident – Hwy. 20

News Week of May 27, 2015

 

Obituaries Week of June 3, 2015

EVA LOUISE THACKER, BOBBY SUE COPELAND, GRACE LOCKE, TAMMIE CADOTTE, “DANNY” PITTS, BETTY SKINNER, ELIZABETH RUTH “BETTY” JERNIGAN ZIMMERMAN, HELEN LEAGUE, BOBBIE HANKINS, GARY GIBNEY, MARY LOUISE RIDDLE KELLETT CHAPMAN, DAVE L. HEFNER

Pelzer Council approves $1.45 million bond issue

For sewer upgrade

By Stan Welch

The Pelzer Town Council, meeting in a special called meeting, and with a bare quorum last Wednesday afternoon (May 28) , gave first reading approval to a bond ordinance authorizing the sale and issuance of two bonds, totaling $1.45 million to finance upgrades and improvements to the waterworks and sewer system of the town.

The bonds will allow the construction and conclusion of the second phase of the town’s wastewater system, and bring the total cost, including almost four million dollars in grants awarded to the town, to approximately 5.1 million dollars.

News Week of May 27, 2015

News Week of May 27, 2015

Obituaries Week of May 27, 2015

DAVID LEON LEOPARD, PAUL LINDSEY, RICKY CARTER, MARGARET PACK, MARGARET NELSON, FRANK QUEEN, REV. MITCH GAMBRELL, ROBERT CROCKER, ANNIE TAYLOR, DELORIS EVELYN BROCKMAN, ROOSEVELT HARRISON SR., ARTHUR VAUGHN, CHARLES WILFORD WHITE, ANNE DURHAM, LARRY DARBY, BESSIE TEAL GLENN, “TIM” OWENS

News Week of May 20, 2015

News Week of May 20, 2015

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