Day three of Oconeean’s Florida trial

April 10, 2014

In Sarasota County, Florida, the defense planned to call to the stand today mental health experts as part of their effort to show temporary insanity to explain why an Oconee County man shot to death another man within a few feet of a tiki bar at a Gulf Coast hotel. Michael Rice, a former fire…

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Chase suspected arrested

April 10, 2014

Around noon today, Oconee Sheriff’s Office arrested a Townville man in their search for the driver of a car reported stolen near West Union. A chase of a 1996 Chevy Geo Tracker ended in an accident before sunrise today near Seneca, on the Dave Nix Road. And it was within a mile of the accident…

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Suspect arrested UPDATE

April 10, 2014

Oconee Sheriff Mike Crenshaw says the 27-year old suspect in the investigation of a stolen car last night near West Union is incustody. According to Crenshaw, Curtis Justin Bearden was found walking down a road this morning and he was placed into custody without incident Bearden faces what Crenshaw described as multiple charges, as the…

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$10 thousand verdict returned

April 10, 2014

A jury at Walhalla returned a verdict of $10 thousand dollars in favor of the plaintiff in a civil suit alleging breach of contract. The Common Pleas jury award this week goes to Scott Anderson. Defendant in the case was John Kaderabek.  

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State rests in Senecan’s murder trial in Florida

April 10, 2014

The State of Florida has rested in its case against a young Seneca man charged in the shooting death in 2012 of a man at a hotel along Florida’s Gulf coast. A reporter covering the trial of defendant Michael Rice for the North Port Sun, Drew Winchester, told 96.3/WGOG NEWS this morning that the defense…

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Scholarships transform student’s life

April 10, 2014

In 2009 Savannah, Georgia native Lindsey Morris was awarded full academic and athletic scholarships and headed to the University of Delaware. The goal was to study equine medicine and compete as a member of the university’s rowing team. Then life – and circumstances beyond her control that she never saw coming – happened. A year…

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Calendar

  • October 22, 2014 10:00 amPreserving 101 for Beginners at the Salem Branch of the OCPL
  • October 24, 2014The Emerson Rose Heart Foundation’s 4th Annual Golf Tournamen
  • October 25, 2014 10:00 amCORVETTES AT TAMASSEE DAR School
  • October 25, 2014 4:00 pmWestminster First Baptist Church's Trunk or Treat
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