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Law enforcement presence at popular outdoor spot

June 30, 2015

Oconee County deputies, by design, are spending a lot of time this summer at Fall Creek Landing on Lake Keowee.  In the estimation of Sheriff Mike Crenshaw, the officers’ presence there is needed because of increasing numbers of complaints.  Fall Creek is one of Oconee’s more populated warm weather attractions.  Unfortunately, according to Crenshaw, it…

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Bank announces new marketing coordinator

June 30, 2015

Blue Ridge Bank has hired a new marketing coordinator.  Holleigh Evans has been tasked with developing and implementing the bank’s overall marketing plan.  She has a background in marketing that dates back to her college days.  Most recently, Evans worked for the Oconee Economic Alliance.

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City Council to hold work session

June 30, 2015

Walhallans interested in where their city is headed are invited to attend a meeting next month at City Hall.  The July City Council meeting is being formatted as a work session to hear a presentation and branding strategy created for the County Seat, and the…

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Trial docket set for July term

June 30, 2015

The case of a Seneca woman who is alleged to have de-frauded the South Carolina Lottery in 2012 is listed at the top of the docket for General Sessions Court…

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Salem’s new budgets are final!

June 30, 2015

Salem gave birth to new budgets to allow the town to operate in the government year which begins tomorrow, July 1.  The budgets were made final during second reading at…

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Trustees want the flag removed

June 29, 2015

The trustees at Clemson University are the latest to call for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the State House grounds.  At a meeting today, they passed a…

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Calendar

  • July 1, 2015 7:00 pmMountain Heart Free Concert
  • July 1, 2015 7:00 pmVBS at Church of Christ, Lavonia
  • July 3, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • July 5, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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