School year ends, but no meals for kids

June 4, 2014

Oconee’s public schools are about to shut down for the summer. But the summer months do not mean an end to the meals offered by Oconee Schools Food Services. Free lunch meals will be available at locations in Seneca, Walhalla and Westminster. One lunch per child will be served at three locations beginning Monday, June…

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Corridor pitches marketing deal to Walhalla

June 4, 2014

Michelle McCollum, executive director of the South Carolina National Heritage Corridor, invited Walhalla leaders to consider an arrangement in which the corridor would help the city promote its local and area tourist attractions. McCollum said the corridor would be willing to match every dollar spent from her organization—such as what it’s doing with Georgetown, Lake…

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“COLA” in Walhalla proposed budget

June 4, 2014

In two weeks, the Walhalla mayor and council will be asked to vote on a new budget that cuts overall spending by 1% from the current year—2013-14. At the same time, however, Chairman Tjay Bagwell of the General Government Committee says the new budget has been calculated to raise recreation department fees and sewer charges—the…

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Return prayer, says Paul Cain

June 4, 2014

In his first meeting, Oconee County Councilman Paul Cain called on his colleagues to talk about returning prayer to start council meetings. Cain, the new District Three councilman, provided the council letters from the State Association of Counties, along with citations on public prayer in the state code. But, at the request of Chairman Joel…

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Program change

June 4, 2014

The 96.3/WGOG Flea Market moves to a new time starting today.  Listen for the Flea Market every weekday morning–starting at 10 o’clock.

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Stolen goods recovered!

June 4, 2014

An Oconee sheriff’s investigator who spent yesterday working on a Foxwood Hills home development burglary says he has recovered stolen goods and two arrests are pending.

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Calendar

  • November 20, 2014 6:00 pmChili Cook-Off
  • November 22, 2014Benefit for Mark & Jody Vissage
  • November 22, 2014 7:00 pmThe Miss Walhira Pageant
  • November 23, 2014 9:30 amTamassee DAR School will “Committee of Angels” at Richland Presbyterian Church
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