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WCA adds four to board of directors

January 28, 2014

Despite the snowy weather Tuesday night, the Walhalla Civic Auditorium Board of Directors held its annual membership meeting at its East North Broad Street facility. The board elected four new members to two year terms. They join the current eight person board, bringing the total of the governing body to 12. Board Vice-President Kris Butts…

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Snow begins moving out of area; cancellations in its wake

January 28, 2014

WGOG’s latest weather data indicates the snow that has hampered Oconee throughout Tuesday is moving out of the area. The latest WeatherCenter Forecast indicates a few stray snow showers may occur before midnight, but for the most part, the storm is over for Oconee County. It leaves us with icy roads Tuesday evening, which will…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Gamecocks, Tigers, rank in preseason Top 25

January 28, 2014

South Carolina is ranked No. 7 in the nation in the Baseball America Preseason Top 25 as announced on Monday morning. The Gamecocks begin the 2014 season on Friday, Feb. 14 in the first game of a three-game series at Carolina Stadium. South Carolina is one of eight SEC schools to be ranked in the preseason…

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Golden Corner could see more snow than expected

January 28, 2014

The latest forecast model indicates Oconee and Pickens Counties and other areas north of Interstate 85 may receive more snow than originally predicated, according to WGOG’s Kris Butts. The current forecast now calls for anywhere from 1-2 inches of snow for our area. The system is proving difficult to predict and there remains a lot…

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Parts of Oconee could see snowfall Tuesday into Wednesday

January 27, 2014

The National Weather Service at Greenville/Spartanburg has placed southern Oconee County under a Winter Weather Advisory for the possibility of snowfall Tuesday into Wednesday. Southern Oconee, along with southern Pickens, Greenville, Spartanburg, and Cherokee Counties, are all under the advisory. This is part of a winter storm system that is proving difficult to forecast for…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Tigers go to 0-57 in Chapel Hill

January 27, 2014

Clemson scored just one field goal over a stretch of over 17 minutes Sunday and North Carolina capitalized in a big way, leading to an 80-61 Tar Heel victory over the Tigers at the Dean Smith Center. North Carolina improved to 12-7 on the season and 2-4 in the ACC, while the Tigers fell to…

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THURSDAY SPORTS: Clemson releases 2014 football schedule

January 23, 2014

The Clemson Tigers released its 2014 football schedule on Wednesday. The Tigers will open the season on August 30 at Georgia, before heading to defending National Champion Florida State on September 20. The Tigers will welcome to Death Valley this season: South Carolina State, North Carolina, NC State, Louisville, Syracuse, Georgia State, and South Carolina.…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Seneca set to hire Cathcart

January 21, 2014

WGOG has learned Seneca High School plans to present Greenwood’s Gene Cathcart to the Oconee County School Board Tuesday night as its choice for the next Bobcat head football coach. We’re told Cathcart has family ties to Seneca. He will replace Wayne Green who resigned in late 2013. ________________________________________________________________________________ The Clemson men’s basketball team heads to…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Broncos, Seahawks, headed to big game

January 20, 2014

It’s going to be the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos playing for the NFL championship on February 2nd in New Jersey, after they won their conference titles Sunday. In the battle of premier quarterbacks, Peyton Manning and the Broncos defeated the Tom Brady-led New England Patriots 26-16 in Denver to win the AFC crown.…

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Man found to be O.K. at Sid Falls

January 18, 2014

Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie King says a search and rescue operation was undertaken Saturday to locate a man missing in the Sid Falls area of Long Creek. At around 5:15 PM the 911 Center received a call from a man who was lost in one of the county’s more remote areas. King says “Phase…

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Calendar

  • August 31, 2014 3:00 pmThe Westminster United Methodist Church's Community Singing
  • 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
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