Closings in The Golden Corner
Seneca Medical Associates is closed Friday afternoon
All CatBus service, including that to Clemson University is shut down for Friday
Southern Weslyan University has cancelled classes for Friday afternoon and evening
Oconee County Public Library is closed Friday afternoon and will open on a 1 hour delay on Saturday
Seneca City hall is closed
Seneca High School basketball set for Friday evening has been postponed until Wednesday, January 30. The AAA region wrestling meet scheduled for Saturday will start at 12:00 pm
Walhalla city offices are closed Friday afternoon
Blue Ridge Bank will close at 1 PM
City of Westminster offices are closed.
Governor Haley ordered all state offices and their workers to follow the same winter weather hazard decisions made by county government officials where the state office is located. For Oconee County, the public schools let out at 10, followed by county offices at 10:30, and the courthouse at 11. S-C Emergency Management Division urges drivers to monitor local weather and be cautious. Be aware that black ice is nearly invisible. Be especially careful on bridges, overpasses, tunnels and on secondary roads when the air temperature is changing faster than the pavement temperature. Never break suddenly on ice, and keep your distance.
The Oconee government closings include the manned convenience centers. Announcement on whether the manned convenience centers is to be made late this afternoon or by tomorrow morning. The Oconee public libraries are closed today. Branches with Saturday hours will open tomorrow on a one-hour delay.
Tri-County Technical College has called off the Tri-County FLL Tournament scheduled for Saturday, January 26.
County offices in both Oconee and Pickens are closing early today. Oconee County offices are shutting down at 10:30 a-m. Pickens County offices close this morning at 11. Public schools in Oconee, Anderson, Pickens, and Greenville are closing as well. And Scott Krein, emergency services director, reports Oconee is beginning to experience motor vehicle accidents. If you have to be out, be careful! And this is no day to catch a bus. “CAT” buses are being taken off the roadways