Attorney General will issue opinion

October 31, 2014

The office of the South Carolina Attorney’s General has accepted Oconee County’s request to weigh in on the raging controversy of whether county government should enact an ordinance that pays legal expenses for county employees who are sued over actions taken as part of their official capacity. The ordinance, which has passed two of three…

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New deal means new minimum lake levels

October 31, 2014

A Duke Energy official says a new agreement means a new minimum level for Lake Keowee. During a Friends of Lake Keowee forum last night, Duke engineer Ed Bruce said the agreement between the utility company and the Army Corps of Engineers likely means both lakes Keowee and Jocassee will retain higher levels during times…

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8th version of “Operation Infinity”

October 31, 2014

On the eve of Halloween, Oconee Sheriff’s Office had something up its sleeve for those who allegedly break society’s drug laws. The Sheriff’s Office started its eighth “Operation Infinity” drug sweep yesterday morning with a briefing that also includes officers from the Seneca police. A statement issued by Sheriff Mike Crenshaw reads, “With Halloween…and with…

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United Way reports up tick in heating help requests

October 30, 2014

This year’s warm autumn became a memory when overnight temperatures dropped into the 30s in the Walhalla area. And it’s a reminder that this is the time of the year that many people, if they haven’t already, take steps to ensure their homes stay as comfortable as possible during winter’s long days and nights. You…

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An extra buzz today at Tech

October 30, 2014

The academic day today on the main campus of Tri-County Technical College in Pendleton is a once-in-a-year spectacle. Today is the day that about 250 visitors are at the college for its annual report to the people of the tri-counties. Featured speaker for the occasion is the chief operating officer of a company who has…

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Car accident injures two in Seneca

October 30, 2014

A car accident in Seneca this morning has injured two people.  The police say two occupants of a Honda required medical treatment.  The accident was reported during the 10 o’clock hour at S. Fairplay and Railroad streets and also involved a Kia.

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  • October 31, 2014Faith Baptist Church's Fall Festival
  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pmWalhalla High Cheerleader Candy Giveaway
  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pmBoo in the Bay
  • November 1, 2014Walhalla's Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
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