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Standoff near Walhalla comes to an end

April 30, 2015

Police say a standoff came to an end late Thursday evening at a home near Walhalla with the suspect being taken into protective custody. Police were on the scene in the 500 block of Highlands Highway, north of Walhalla, where the man was holed up in his home threatening to harm himself. Police say shots were fired in…

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Tamassee Man dies in late night wreck

April 29, 2015

Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis says a 45 year-old Tamassee man died Tuesday night from blunt forces injuries sustained in a wreck. James Austin Smith  died of blunt force injuries sustained in a two vehicle collision. The two vehicle collision happened around 11:30 PM Tuesday on North Highway 11, near the intersection of Flat Shoals Road…

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High School Sports

April 28, 2015

Walhalla baseball earned a spot in the playoffs thanks to a walk off, 6-5, win over Wren on Monday. The game was part two of a game started on April 17 but postponed due to rain. The Razors will face Daniel Tuesday on the road in Central. The playoffs get underway on Friday. In boys’ soccer,…

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Nine Year Old Missing From West Union Found Safe

April 27, 2015

Oconee County Sheriff’s Deputies and rescue teams located a missing nine year-old boy from the Scenic Heights area of West Union. The boy was found, unhurt, in the Fairfield Road section of Walhalla. Charlie King, with Emergency Services, says the boy was reported missing at around 8:30 PM Monday. The search was initially concentrated on a wooded…

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HS Sports

April 24, 2015

In baseball on Thursday, West-Oak rolled over Pendleton, 8-3. Dylan Hunter notched three hits for the Warriors, who are back in action, hosting Walhalla, Friday night at 6:30. Elsewhere Thursday, Belton-Honea Path defeated Seneca, 14-3. In softball, it was Daniel with the 10-1 win over Walhalla. Elsewhere, Seneca got the shutout over Palmetto, 4-0. The…

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HS Sports

April 22, 2015

In high school sports on Tuesday, Seneca’s softball team blanked West-Oak, 3-0. With the win, the Bobcats will finish no less than 2nd in Western AAA, heading into the playoffs with two games remaining. Elsewhere, Daniel downed Walhalla, 4-0. In baseball, Walhalla shut out Daniel, 3-0. Seth Holcombe got the win for the Razors, striking…

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Thursday’s High School Results

April 17, 2015

Daniel’s softball team defeated West-Oak, 3-2. Elsewhere, Seneca defeated Pickens, 5-0. The Bobcats recorded three hits each from Alex Adams and Raeleigh Windham. Seneca baseball blasted past Pickens, 10-. Tristen Hudson got the win on the mound for the Bobcats, while Alex Medlin went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, as did Devon Telley. Seneca’s boys soccer…

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Dunlap to give up AD duties at end of school term

April 15, 2015

In a phone conversation Wednesday morning with WGOG’s Kris Butts, Walhalla High School’s Hal Dunlap said he’s giving up his duties as the school’s Athletic Director, effective at the end of the current school  year. Dunlap says it’s a decision he’s been mulling over for a couple of years. Dunlap adds he will remain as head coach of…

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HS Sports

April 14, 2015

In high school sports on Monday, Seneca softball routed TL Hanna, 17-2, in five innings. Addie Pate got the win on the mound, and she scored in all of her at-bats. In boys soccer, Seneca blanked Wren, 3-0, in a game played in Piedmont. James Hanson notched two scores for the Bobcats. Elsewhere, Walhalla shut…

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High school sports

April 8, 2015

In high school baseball on Tuesday, Oconee Christian Academy defeated Tamassee-Salem 8-6. OCA is now 5-0 on the season. T-S is now 0-6. Elsewhere, Daniel Singleton of West-Oak set a record for his school with 16 strikeouts in the Warriors 6-1 win over Pickens. Wren defeated Seneca 5-4. In girls soccer, Walhalla blanked West-Oak 4—0.…

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  • May 3, 2015Revival with Rev. James Petty
  • May 5, 2015 10:30 amHappy Hearts of Seneca Meeting
  • May 5, 2015 7:00 pmOle Fashion Revival w/Rev. Tully Griggs (Alto, GA)
  • May 10, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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