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Suspect still loose after March homicide near Seneca

June 3, 2015

“For the victims of this crime and their families, justice needs to be served.” Oconee Sheriff Mike Crenshaw and his officers are alerting the public that a 30-year old man remains on the loose as a suspect in the March 9 homicide of Anthony Letron Holden at Sonny’s Bar and Grill on the Wells Highway.…

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Administrator’s work cut out for him

June 3, 2015

Scott Moulder’s note-taking was a reminder of the marching orders he was given during last night’s Oconee County Council meeting. Before making any decisions, the council will rely on its administrator to research a handful of questions. One is whether the county should join a…

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Sheriff’s officer pleads for county raises

June 3, 2015

A sheriff’s officer appealed to Oconee County Council to award pay raises to county employees who, like other municipal residents, are being impacted by proposals to raise utility charges where they live. Capt. Jeff Underwood urged the council to raise taxes, as an investment in…

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Plane tax suit debated again

June 3, 2015

Wayne McCall directed an outburst last night at Ken Nix, as the Oconee County Council again considered whether to settle a lawsuit alleging the owners of an airplane owe back…

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Mountain Rest woman missing

June 3, 2015
Mountain Rest woman missing

A search intensified at Mountain Rest yesterday for a missing 29-year old woman. The Sheriff’s Office requests your help in finding Mandy Nicole Brewer. Concern for Brewer began Sunday afternoon…

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I-85 chase

June 3, 2015

An Oconee sheriff’s officer says a chase on I-85 near the Anderson County line led to the discovery of an illegal drug. Capt. Jeff Underwood said at the apprehension scene…

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Calendar

  • May 31, 2015 7:00 pmSpring Revival at Flat Shoals Baptist Church
  • June 3, 2015 3:00 pmWestminster Recreation Department Fall Sports Registration
  • June 4, 2015 3:00 pmWestminster Recreation Department Fall Sports Registration
  • June 5, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
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