Seneca leaders to take up Hammond case

Seneca has announced an executive session of the city council tonight for the Hammond case.  After the welcome, the invocation, and the Pledge of Allegiance, the agenda for tonight’s special 6 o’clock meeting at City Hall calls for an executive session for a legal matter involving the case that emanates from the incident last summer in which a policeman shot […]

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John Glynn

  Oconee County – John Earl Glynn, 69, passed away Friday, March 18, 2016.   Born in New York, NY, Mr. Glynn was a retired contractor with Duke Power, a veteran of the United States Air Force and was the Catholic Faith.   Funeral arrangements will be announced. SANDIFER FUNERAL HOME IS ASSISTING THE FAMILY     VKFacebookTwitterGoogle+

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Jury should not report

A jury term planned next week in the Oconee Common Pleas Court in Walhalla has been called off.  It means that all jurors summoned for duty for a week of civil court next week in Walhalla do not have to report after all.  According to a court officer, the cases that had been set for trial do not require the […]

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Preliminary flood maps available for review

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is updating the Flood Insurance Rate Maps for much of the Seneca Watershed, which includes areas near Lake Jocassee, Lake Keowee, the Seneca River arm of Lake Hartwell, and their tributaries.  When complete, the maps will be used for permitting and insurance purposes to determine whether properties are impacted by flood hazard zones (often […]

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Isidro Armando Hernandez

Westminster – Isidro Armando Hernandez, infant baby boy of Samuel Hernandez and Maritza Rodrequez, died March 21, 2016 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.  Family will receive friends from 4- 5:00 PM, Friday, April 1, 2016 at Sandifer Funeral Home in Westminster.  Flowers are accepted and/or condolences may be expressed online by visiting www.sandiferfuneralhome.com SANDIFER FUNERAL HOME IS ASSISITNG THE FAMILY   […]

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Roy Galloway

Walhalla, SC— Edward Lee “Roy” Galloway, 77, husband of Mozelle Kelley Galloway, of 854 Pickett Post Road, Walhalla, SC, passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be conducted at 4:00 PM, March 24, 2016, at North Walhalla Church of God. The family will receive friends from 3:00-4:00 PM, prior to the service, at North […]

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New candidate

There’s a new official candidacy in the race for Circuit Court Solicitor in Oconee and Anderson counties.  The candidacy is that of Rame Campbell, a Republican.  Other candidates so far are two other Republicans—Wilson Burr and David Wagner. VKFacebookTwitterGoogle+

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Arrest in Seneca followed traffic stop

  A 22-year old man was arrested in Seneca yesterday after a traffic stop.  The police say part of their case involving defendant Charles Nicholas Dunn was the execution of a search warrant at Dunn’s home on the 700 block of S. Fairplay Street.  According to the police announcement, the charges against Dunn are unlawful distribution of meth and marijuana.  […]

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Guilty pleas in Utica crime spree

A young Seneca area man had no previous criminal record.  But the guilty pleas that Donte Robert Bacon entered today in the General Sessions Court subject him to a potential sentence that would send him to prison for the rest of his life.  However, at the request of the prosecutor, the judge will defer sentencing for at least two months.  […]

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Increase to EMS cost

The addition of $25 thousand dollars to what Oconee County pays each year for the costs of  hospital-operated EMS ambulances apparently will survive in the new county budget that is to go into effect on July 1.  According to Scott Moulder, the county has been allocating $150 thousand dollars a year to help Oconee Memorial Hospital defray the costs of […]

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