Alice Nell Walker Barnhardt

Seneca, SC— Alice Nell Walker Barnhardt passed away peacefully on December 29, 2016, at the Lila Doyle Nursing Facility in Seneca, South Carolina. She was surrounded by members of her family. A memorial service for Ms. Barnhardt will be held in the Spring at Carolina Memorial Gardens in Kannapolis, North Carolina.  Davenport Funeral Home is charge of arrangements.

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Year in Review on the air!

At the end of February this year came the sad realization in Oconee County that vacant industrial park property would not get its first tenant.  Michelin decided to build a distribution center in Spartanburg County, after a once-extended option at Oconee’s Golden Corner Commerce Park expired. This story is part of the Year in Review, to be presented three times […]

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Phil Cheney says Danny Day will be missed

Danny Day of Seneca has completed two, four-year terms on the Oconee Library Board of Trustees.  Day chairs the board that sets policy for the county’s public libraries.  By county ordinance, Day (left) is forced to leave the board and his replacement will be named by the Oconee County Council.  Phil Cheney, director of the libraries, says Day will be […]

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No findings of more than minor significance

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission informed Duke Energy yesterday that inspectors this month “did not identify any findings or violations of more than minor significance” in Units 1, 2, and 3 at the Oconee Nuclear Station.  The announcement was made by the NRC’s Brian Bonser in correspondence to Thomas Ray, Duke’s site vice president at the Oconee plant.  A […]

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