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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Re-making the library parking lot

April 14, 2015

Photos made available by the Oconee Public Library show the progress toward rebuilding the parking lot at the Westminster branch–between the blocks of E. North Avenue and Abbey Street.

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BabyRead increases its numbers

April 14, 2015

The early literacy outreach program BabyRead increased its numbers last weekend during a kids festival at Walhalla’s James Brown Elementary School. Volunteers signed up new families from several parts of the county and gave out free books to families. The program is looking for families, as well as those individuals willing to read to mothers…

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Renovations and additons to start at Ravenel

April 14, 2015

Major work, to the tune of possibly as much as $7 million, is about to get started at Oconee County’s Ravenel Elementary School near Clemson. Although a lot of the renovations and additions are to be accomplished once school lets out in early June, there will be times when contractors will be on the job…

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Prepping for the school distrrict’s next budget

April 14, 2015

On schedule last night, Oconee school trustees received some of the numbers they’ll consider for the district’s new budget, for the year beginning July 1. At their meeting next week, the trustees are scheduled to give first reading to the spending plan. According to Steve Hanvey, assistant superintendent for operations, administrators are working to try…

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Economist to speak on Streetscape

April 13, 2015
Economist to speak on Streetscape

  Those attending this year’s membership and awards dinner for the Walhalla Area Chamber of Commerce will hear the views of an economist on what the prospects for streetscape and revitalization mean for a community. Dr. Bruce Yandle of Clemson will be the guest speaker for the Thursday, April 30 dinner meeting at the Depot. The…

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Calendar

  • July 31, 2015 5:00 pmChristmas in July to support Heath's Haven
  • July 31, 2015 7:00 pmConservation Theory in Concert
  • July 31, 2015 8:00 pmSummer Square Dancing at Oconee State Park
  • August 2, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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