Vandalism in the Wal-Mart parking lot

Someone apparently keyed a van in the parking lot of the Seneca Wal-Mart, and the Oconee Sheriff’s Office requests the public’s help to solve the vandalism incident.  It occurred during the early morning hours of January 20.  Scratches were found on both sides of  a 2016 Nissan NV 3500 van.  If you have any information, you are asked to call […]

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Fundrasier tonight for West-Oak High Band

Entertainment tonight at the Westminster Music Center downtown will serve as a fundraiser for the West-Oak High School Band program.  Band supporter Bob Moir says performing tonight will be the Dixie Keys of Oconee County along with a jazz group from the Governor’s School.  That jazz group features former West-Oak student Roman Holder who has since performed at the Vatican. […]

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Rotary honors Seneca students

The Seneca Rotary Club recently announced its April 2017 Students of the Month for the Seneca area schools. Pictured from left to right, Nyterious Bradley (Blue Ridge Elementary), Andy Inabinet, Cheyenne Morrow (Northside Elementary), Sandra McCall, Shaynah Lee (Seneca High), Earnestine Williams, Luz Galindo-Sanchez (Ravenel Elementary), Wayne Gallimore, and Raul Ordonez-Martinez (Ravenel Elementary, student for March)

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Tech spring concert tonight

Tri-County Technical College’s spring concert will feature selections tonight from current and modern Broadway hits. The Tech Chorus and Jazz Band will present its annual spring concert at 7 p.m. in the Marshall Parker Auditorium on the Pendleton Campus.  The concert is free and open to the public.  Although the concert is free, donations to the College’s Music Scholarship Fund […]

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New spot for the Clemson utility plant

The finance and facilities committee of the Clemson University board of trustees recommended yesterday to university leadership that the location for the planned Duke Energy combined heat and power (CHP) facility be moved fromthe original proposed site on the eastern edge of the Clemson campus to a location removed from residential neighborhoods adjacent to the university. The committee action is […]

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Overnight activity

Public safety responders were busy durng the night in Westminster.  A barn/storage structure caught fire on Long Drive near Hobson Street.  A power line and trees fell on Johnson Street.  In Walhalla, a power line and tree fell on Holloway Street.

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Blue Ridge holds 77th annual members meeting

A Pickens woman, Martha Wardlaw, held last night’s lucky ticket to win a 2007 Ford F-15 pickup.  The truck was the grand prize during the annual meeting of the members of the Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative.  Blue Ridge estimates the crowd exceeded 6,000 and 2,816 people registered as members.  A blend of Gospel and Bluegrass music provided the entertainment for […]

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Shooting suspect identified

  The Seneca police have issued this statement this afternoon:  “On 04/20/2017 Investigators with the Seneca Police Department were able to obtain arrest warrants in connection with the shooting incident at Blue Ridge Field in Seneca.  Investigators have warrants charging Israel Tamahjea Glenn of Seneca with one count of Assault and Battery 1st Degree, and two counts of Pointing and […]

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