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Larry James Howe

August 29, 2014

West Union – Larry James Howe, 55 Husband of Sheilah Dianne Morgan Howe of 135 Fernwood Drive, passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Georgia Regents Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held Monday, September 1, 2014 at 2:00 pm at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Oconee Memorial Park. The family…

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John Robert “Bobby” Land

August 28, 2014

Seneca – John Robert “Bobby” Land, 63,  husband of Rhonda Lynn Miller Land, 361 Old Grove Road, passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Oconee Medical Center. Funeral services will be held 1 pm Saturday, August 30, 2014 from the chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home ,With burial to follow in the family home cemetary. Visitation…

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Michelle Hammond

August 28, 2014

Liberty – Michelle Lee Hammond, 42 of Liberty passed away August 24, 2014 at her residence. Funeral service will be held 4 pm, Sunday, August 31, 2014 from the chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home, Westminster.  The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 pm, Friday, August 29 and from 6 to 8 pm on…

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Clemson Hosts Commissioner’s School

August 28, 2014

As many high school students around the nation were dreading the returning to the classroom, 37 high-achieving students got a jump start on the future by participating in the South Carolina Commissioner’s School of Agriculture at Clemson University.   The Commissioner’s School is a summer program that challenges rising juniors and seniors to consider academic programs…

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West Union Man Faces Charges

August 28, 2014
West Union Man Faces Charges

  The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office arrested a West Union man yesterday morning on multiple charges after a pursuit when the subject failed to pull over for blue lights. Twenty-Two year old Brandon Kyle Stancil of 305 Rose Drive was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center around 7:57am on charges of Possession of a…

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Clemson & UGA Team Up

August 28, 2014

Clemson University & the University of Georgia may be rivals on the football field, but researchers from the two institutions will continue working together to develop low-cost technology that can detect and isolate cancer cells. Researchers discovered a new method to separate mixtures of particles with different magnetic properties, and they say this new technology…

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Westminster Woman Faces Neglect Charges

August 28, 2014
Westminster Woman Faces Neglect Charges

A Westminster woman is being held at the Oconee County Detention center on charges of child neglect. Sheriff’s department spokesman Jimmy Watt says 36 year old Bridgette Delanea McCall of 1906 Clearmont Road was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center around 6 pm Wednesday.      According to the warrant, McCall is accused of exposing the…

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Westminster Man Faces Drug Charges

August 28, 2014

A Westminster man is facing drug charges following an investigation by the OconeeCounty Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office arrested 44 year old Andrew Casere Fant of Debroah’s Way, Westminster on two outstanding warrants, one of which was for a drug charge. According to Sheriff’s Department Spokesman Jimmy Watt, on August 12, a deputy responded to…

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No Charges are “appropriate”

August 28, 2014

A prosecutor says that after reviewing the results of a state police investigation, her office has decided against pursuing criminal charges against as many as four people who were suspected of having voted illegally in this year’s Seneca election. Assistant Solicitor Lindsey Simmons spoke to 96.3 WGOG News on behalf of Chrissy Adams, the circuit…

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Lynn Marcengill

August 27, 2014

Westminster – Lynn Mize Marcengill, 59, wife of Phil Aaron Marcengill, 1650 E. Main Street, passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at the Cottingham Hospice House. A memorial service will be held 3 pm Saturday, August 30, 2014 from the Chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home.

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  • September 6, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
  • September 7, 2014 7:00 pmOconee County Baptist Camp Meeting Under the Tent
  • September 11, 2014 9:00 amFriends of the Library Monthly Book Sale
  • September 13, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
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