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“Premature to dismiss anybody,” says Larry Brandt

July 6, 2015

A 10th Circuit judge will take the time to weigh whether to dismiss two Oconee hospital employees from a lawsuit that alleges a dentist and his assistant were improperly fired.  Dr. Robert Strum and his assistant, Betty Morgan, lost their jobs last year, and the two are blaming, among others, OMH’s Jeanne Ward and Heather…

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A walk-thru the new jail

July 6, 2015

Sheriff Mike Crenshaw says he will be accompanied Wednesday by Scott Moulder, the Oconee County Administrator, on a walk-thru of the new jail.  They’ll be looking for anything that should go on the contractor’s punch list, a list of remaining things to do, before the…

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Gun control not the answer, candidate says

July 6, 2015

Republican candidate Mike Huckabee, as he arrived for a campaign appearance in Seneca, said gun control is not the answer when it comes to stopping deranged individuals from getting guns and shooting others. “The sad thing is that ultimately you can never stop everybody from…

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Benefit for police officer’s daughter

July 6, 2015

The Clemson police host a car wash this week to support an officer’s family. The three-year old daughter of officer Shaw has undergone recent cancersurgery, and the money raised will…

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A boost to advancing leadership in diversity

July 6, 2015

In the days immediately following the tragic shootings in Charleston, S.C., many individuals and organizations asked the question: “What can we do to help?” More than 4,000 Duke Energy employees…

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Huckabee’s the first!

July 6, 2015

Realtor Devoe Blackston, attorney Herb Morgan, and radio announcer Jim Bohannon were among the first Oconeeans to welcome Mike Huckabee to the county today, as the first candidate for President…

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Calendar

  • July 6, 2015 9:00 amWest-Oak Young Warriors Basketball Skills Camp
  • July 6, 2015 6:00 pmAudtions for Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple"
  • July 10, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • July 12, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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