Special meeting next week!

The commissioners representing Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority are being called into a special meeting one week from tonight for a discussion of contract matters as they relate to their revenue sharing agreement with the county.  Over the years, commissioners and county council members have bickered over whether the county should continue to make a $610 thousand annual payment to […]

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Latest statements in Hammond case

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The weekend has seen new statements in the case of the fatal shooting of a driver last month in the parking lot of a Seneca restaurant.  An attorney for Zachary Hammond claimed today that Lt. Mark Tiller was not in danger when he shot Hammond, and there was no evidence that Hammond was a threat to the general public.  Hammond […]

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Programming Announcement

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This is a weekend for change at WGOG.  We will go off the air temporarily at midnight tonight and return to the air some time Saturday afternoon.  And, when we return, WGOG can be found on the FM dial at 101.7.  That’s 101.7.   VKFacebookTwitterGoogle+

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Jerry Griffin

Jerry Wilson Griffin, 76, of Greenfield Road, Westminster died Wednesday at his home. He was the husband of Balbina Matta Griffin. Graveside services will be 6 p-m Friday at Heritage Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Gentiva Hospice, 15 Brendan Way, Suite 100, Greenville, SC 29615. Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.sandiferfunalhome.com. Sandifer Funeral […]

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Dessie Roach Pelfrey Dickerson

Dessie Roach Pelfrey Dickerson, 83, died Thursday at the Cottingham Hospice House. She was twice married, first to the late Jack R. Pelfrey and lastly to the late Ed Dickerson. Graveside services will be 3 p-m Monday at Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. The family receives friends at the Sandifer Funeral Home from 1 to 2:30 p-m prior to the […]

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Janice Morris Hall

Janice Morris Hall, 75, of 920 White Cut Road, Walhalla died Friday at her home.  She was the wife of Robert Lamar Hall.  The funeral will be 2 p-m Monday at Davenport Funeral Home with burial to follow in Oconee Memorial Park.  The family receives friends from 6-8 p-m Sunday at Davenport Funeral Home. Flowers are accepted.  Family members are […]

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Streetscape enters new phase

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Concrete work on Walhalla Streetscape has been greeted as a welcome sight—an indication of a new phase started by the general contractor, Hutch ‘N Son.  “We’re trying to do some re-construction, getting some curb down and getting some stone down.  It’ll be a little while before we’ll see some asphalt,” said Danny Hutchinson.  Street level grade changes and the pace […]

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Hot and dry, yet the lakes are up

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We’re hearing that word again—-drought.  Yet our lakes seem to be full of water.   Barbara Wilson of Walhalla can’t explain that, but offered a theory today.  The weather observer believes that a lot of rain that falls in Oconee County or in the watershed feeding the man-made lakes misses her official recording station on her farm near the city limit.  […]

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Clemson students reveal design for portable stage

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Six Clemson students in architecture, construction science and management and landscape architecture roll out their design for a new, portable community arts stage tomorrow in Asheville, North Carolina.  The unveiling is set as part of a festival in PackSquarePark.  The “U-Leaf” Community Stage is described as an unfolding, mobile stage that performers will use in the festival, and afterward the […]

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