Arrest made in Seneca car breakins

April 2, 2015

The police in Seneca say a car they stopped this week in search of an auto break-in suspect started as a case of driving under suspension. But it escalated. The police say in the vehicle driven by Orin Kemp, 38, of Whittle’s Trailer Park, they found incriminating evidence. That evidence included identification documents belonging to…

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Monday is back to school day

April 2, 2015

The school calendar shows this Monday, April 6, as an off day for Oconee public schools. But Monday has become a snow make-up day, and a district official says schools will resume at regular time. They have been closed this week for spring break.

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Jazz on the Alley called off tonight

April 2, 2015

The first Jazz on the Alley for 2015 is a casualty of today’s rain. The Ramcat Alley event in Seneca will not take place tonight.

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Westminster pursues economic development project

April 2, 2015

So far, the project is known publicly as “Project Point.” Jeff Lord, city administrator for Westminster, said yesterday that his city is pursuing grants to help make the project a reality.

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County help for two existing employers

April 2, 2015

Oconee County is completing deals to lend a hand to two of the county’s employers, and the public will have a say beginning Tuesday next week. At its 6 o’clock Tuesday evening meeting at Pine Street, the council has scheduled hearings on an amended and re-stated fee-in-lieu of tax agreement with Borg Warner Torq Transfer…

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Contestant field set for Miss Oconee Belle

April 2, 2015

One dozen young ladies are in the field to compete to be the first Miss Oconee Belle. The Walhalla Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors the pageant, Saturday April 11 at the Walhalla Civic Auditorium. The doors will open at 4:30 for a 5:00 start. Tickets are $5 and available at the door. This pageant was…

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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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