Anderson Man Wanted in Oconee

April 30, 2015
Anderson Man Wanted in Oconee

            The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in trying to locate an Anderson man wanted on charges of Strong Armed Robbery.  The sheriff’s office is searching for 38 year old Orin Jerel Simpson Kemp. Warrants list his residence as West Maudin Street, Anderson.          …

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Seneca Man Faces Multiple Charges

April 29, 2015
Seneca Man Faces Multiple Charges

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Seneca man yesterday evening on multiple charges with drug and weapons warrants among them.  Casmiro Diaz, 42,  of Hidden Drive, Seneca was booked into the OconeeCountyDetentionCenter around 9:05pm Tuesday.  A deputy with Uniform Patrol Division responded to the Hidden Hill Drive address of Diaz around 7:40pm Tuesday in regards…

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Moulder unveils proposed budget

April 29, 2015

Oconeeans should not see a tax hike and county employees should not see a pay raise for fiscal 2015-16. County Administrator Scott Moulder revealed his proposed budget on Tuesday, with spending of $42.4 million on county operations. The proposal includes nearly $640,00 for new employees, including an in-house attorney with a staff paralegal. The budget…

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Tamassee Man dies in late night wreck

April 29, 2015

Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis says a 45 year-old Tamassee man died Tuesday night from blunt forces injuries sustained in a wreck. James Austin Smith  died of blunt force injuries sustained in a two vehicle collision. The two vehicle collision happened around 11:30 PM Tuesday on North Highway 11, near the intersection of Flat Shoals Road…

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High School Sports

April 28, 2015

Walhalla baseball earned a spot in the playoffs thanks to a walk off, 6-5, win over Wren on Monday. The game was part two of a game started on April 17 but postponed due to rain. The Razors will face Daniel Tuesday on the road in Central. The playoffs get underway on Friday. In boys’ soccer,…

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Indecent Exposure Charges Against Seneca Man

April 28, 2015
Indecent Exposure Charges Against Seneca Man

A Seneca man is facing indecent exposure charges.  Jimmy Watt, spokesman for the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office, says 45 year old Shawn Christopher Wilmarth of Yellow Jasmine Drive, Seneca, was arrested and booked into the Oconee County Detention Center this past Saturday. Watt says a deputy with the Uniform Patrol Division responded to a retail…

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Calendar

  • May 3, 2015Revival with Rev. James Petty
  • May 5, 2015 10:30 amHappy Hearts of Seneca Meeting
  • May 5, 2015 7:00 pmOle Fashion Revival w/Rev. Tully Griggs (Alto, GA)
  • May 10, 2015 7:00 pmLife Tree Cafe
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