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W8 to TXT is now Law

December 29, 2014

It’s now illegal to text and drive in South Carolina. If you get caught texting while driving in South Carolina you will now get fined. Lance Corporal David Jones of the SC Highway patrol says the law went into effect in the middle of the year, but there was a six month grace period for…

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Christmas Day Crash Claims Easley Man

December 29, 2014

A 24 year old Easley man is dead following a Christmas day accident. Pickens County Corononer Kandy Kelley says Jordan Robinson of Booker T Circle, Easley, died from blunt force trauma to the head following an accident Thursday afternoon at Breazeale Road, in Easley. Kelley says the victim was unrestrained in the single vehicle accident…

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Put Those Christmas Trees to Good Use

December 29, 2014

Instead of letting your Christmas tree take up space in a landfill this year, state natural resources officials suggest giving it a second life by putting it to good use for fish or wildlife. In rural areas, discarded Christmas trees can be put to good use as erosion control or as brush piles to provide…

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Veteran WGOG Personality Passes

December 13, 2014

WGOG learned today that veteran WGOG personality George Allgood has passed away. George was a long time employee of WGOG and one of the first announcers on WGOG. During his many years with WGOG, he had a variety of duties from news director, morning show host, program director and even account representative.  George retired from…

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WGOG Participates in Project Poinsettia

December 10, 2014
WGOG Participates in Project Poinsettia

WGOG is proud to partner with Seneca Wal-Mart and Home Instead Senior Care in this year’s “Project Poinsettia.” This yearly project is an outreach program which is intended to spread the holiday cheer to residents in our local nursing home. This year, WGOG delivered poinsettias to the residents at Seneca Health and Rehabilitation. We delivered…

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Operation Infinity Nabs Three More

September 29, 2014

The Oconee County Sheriff’s office “Operation Infinity” continues as a total of 19 people have been taken into custody since the operation began last Thursday. Three of those were placed into custody since Thursday afternoon. According to Sheriff’s department spokesman Jimmy Watt, authorities apprehended Jason Lee Trammel of Trammel drive in Seneca on charges of…

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Washington State Man Taken into Custody

September 29, 2014

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Washington state man on a Fugitive from Justice Warrant for a violation of Community Custody. The man, 24 year old Zachary Joseph Hirst of 4202 Quail Drive in Lacey, WA was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center Saturday.  Hirst received a $25,000 surety bond during a…

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Two Arrested in South Carolina-Georgia Manhunt

September 29, 2014

A manhunt at the South Carolina-Georgia border has landed two people in jail. WSGC Radio’s David Stephens reports a man, described only as a shirtless white male with tattoos, was taken into custody at approximately 8:30pm Sunday evening by authorities in Elbert County, Georgia. Another suspect, a female, was also arrested as a result of…

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Clemson University Student Body Found

September 22, 2014

Sheriff Mike Crenshaw has confirmed the death of a Clemson University student whose body was found near the Y beach late this afternoon. The student became missing this morning. Further information will be provided as it becomes available.

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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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