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Jazz on the Alley returns April 3

March 6, 2014
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Seneca’s Jazz on the Alley returns for a new season April 3. It’s an outdoor musical event Thursday evenings from 5 To 6:30. This year’s opening band will be Funk Factory Jazz, starring Mia from the motion picture “Anchorman 2.” There, broadcasting live will be WYFF-TV’s John Cessarich, the meteorologist.

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OSD’s “Math Madness” is Saturday

March 6, 2014
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The Oconee Industrial Group announced a $2 thousand grant today to sponsor the county School District’s Math Madness event. More than 400 students in third through fifth grade come together Saturday morning at Walhalla High School to compete in algorithms, problem solving, and team competition. “The OCIG is proud to sponsor the event for the…

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Basic training graduate Tony Garner

March 6, 2014
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Army Private Anthony Garner has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia. He’s the son of Valerie Garner of Seneca and Tony Garner of Columbus, Georgia. Private Garner is a 2011 graduate of Seneca High School.

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Unlawful neglect charged

March 6, 2014
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A charge of unlawful neglect of a child has been placed against a mother near Westminster. And the Oconee Sheriff’s Office says the case made against Shirley Amanda Moore, 44 years old, has ties to the recent multiple sex offense charges against 35-year old Casey Demario Gaines. An arrest warrant alleges Moore allowed a teenage…

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Spring forward this weekend!

March 6, 2014
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Here’s a reminder that Daylight Saving Time officially begins Sunday morning. A good way to keep up with the time change is to set clocks and watches ahead one hour before retiring on Saturday night. The time change is also a good time to check and replace batteries in smoke detectors. If you need assistance,…

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Valerie Clements joins Watson Racing Team

March 6, 2014
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A drag racer from the Pickens County town of Central is being described as a sensation in her sport, and Valerie Clements’ motorsports career now takes her to Watson Racing of Michigan. For the first time, Watson will field an entry in the Renegade Eliminator category of the National Mustang Racers Association. Clements begins her…

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Democrats to gather in convention

March 6, 2014
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Plans are set for the 2014 convention of the Oconee Democratic Party. New party officers and three members to the state executive committee are to be elected at the convention which will take place Saturday, March 15 at Seneca’s Gignilliat Community and begins at 10 o’clock. The convention will also be a forum for resolutions…

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Voss to speak to Oconee Alliance

March 6, 2014
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The 18th president at Southern Wesleyan University will speak to an Oconee County meeting about the university in the Pickens County town of Central since he took charge in July 2011. Dr. Todd Voss speaks to the Oconee Alliance at 8 a-m Thursday, March 13 at Thrift Development near Seneca.

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Cain-Inabinet joint appearance tonight

March 6, 2014
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The public can size up the two men seeking to fill the vacant seat on Oconee County Council during a meeting tonight near Seneca. The group Limited Government for Oconee invites everyone at 6 o’clock to 2036 Sandifer Boulevard near Schneider Electric to hear Paul Cain and Andy Inabinet. The two Republicans seek their part’s…

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“Everything is on the table,” Bagwell says

March 5, 2014
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Budget time is apt to be crunch time for Walhalla city departments meaning that, to save money, some jobs could be cut. Tjay Bagwell, chairman of the city council finance committee, acknowledged talk making the rounds that “everything is on the table” as his city attempts to find funds for Streetscape and its water needs—two…

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  • April 20, 2014Fairview Church of God's Revival
  • April 21, 2014 6:30 pmSpring into the Library at the OCPL’s Westminster Branch
  • April 22, 2014 4:00 pmSpring-time Celebrations at OCPL
  • April 23, 2014 2:00 pmTCTC’s Veterinary Technology Department's Pet Adoption Day
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