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Multiple burglary and theft charges

January 25, 2013

An 18-year old Oconee County man has been arrested by the Sheriff’s Department after being named suspect in thefts and burglaries in the Westminster and West Union areas. Trevor Hobbie Turner Sr. of Loop Circle, Westminster was charged with multiple offenses of larceny and burglary. The offenses included home and church burglaries in which numerous…

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State police arrested CU employee from Seneca

January 25, 2013

A Clemson University employee has been arrested and charged by the state police with breach of fraudulent intent. According to the arrest warrant affidavit, Seneca resident Lenora Odell was entrusted with monies belonging to Clemson University and converted the funds to her own use. “The amount of purchases made by Ms. Odell and converted to…

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State and county offices on same closing schedule

January 25, 2013

Governor Haley ordered all state offices and their workers to follow the same winter weather hazard decisions made by county government officials where the state office is located. For Oconee County, the public schools let out at 10, followed by county offices at 10:30, and the courthouse at 11. S-C Emergency Management Division urges drivers…

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Additional closings

January 25, 2013

The Oconee government closings include the manned convenience centers. Announcement on whether the manned convenience centers is to be made late this afternoon or by tomorrow morning. The Oconee public libraries are closed today. Branches with Saturday hours will open tomorrow on a one-hour delay.

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A Tech cancellation

January 25, 2013

Tri-County Technical College has called off the Tri-County FLL Tournament scheduled for Saturday, January 26.

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Courthouse closes at 11

January 25, 2013

Clerk of Court Beverly Whitfield is announcing that the Oconee Courthouse will close for business at 11 this morning!

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Closings

January 25, 2013

County offices in both Oconee and Pickens are closing early today. Oconee County offices are shutting down at 10:30 a-m. Pickens County offices close this morning at 11. Public schools in Oconee, Anderson, Pickens, and Greenville are closing as well. And Scott Krein, emergency services director, reports Oconee is beginning to experience  motor vehicle accidents.…

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SC 24 bridge closed

January 25, 2013

School District officials have learned of the closing of the S.C. 24 bridge over highway 11 because of icing, and that is likely to complicate traffic associated nearby with the closing for the day of West-Oak High School. At 10 this morning West-Oak and all other Oconee schools let out because of falling frozen precipitation.

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Water intrusion lawsuit trial could last three weeks

January 25, 2013

A legal dispute over problems at a Lake Keowee town home project involves so many defendants, so many lawyers that the trial, according to one court officer, could take as long as three weeks. And the lawsuit, now three years old, with the heading, Stoneledge at Lake Keowee Owners’ Association versus IMK Development Company, is…

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SAT rescheduled

January 25, 2013

The SAT, the Scholastic Aptitude Test at West-Oak High School tomorrow, has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 16, according to an announcement from the Oconee School District.  

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Calendar

  • October 3, 2014 10:30 amLeTourneau-WABCO Employee Reunuion
  • October 3, 2014 3:00 pmBenefit for Phillip Brucke
  • October 4, 2014 6:00 pmOle Country Church Singing
  • October 5, 2014 11:00 amBethlehem Baptist Church's Homecoming
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