Vehicle of interest seen in OC

March 31, 2014
Vehicle of interest seen in OC

The police in Toccoa, Georgia say they have a picture of a car which they consider a vehicle of interest in the homicide of a 28-year old man. The police believe that car was captured in a photograph as traveling on 123 through Westminster on the morning of March 18—some time after the death of…

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Arrest made in 2013 home burglary

March 31, 2014

A 34-year old Townville man has been arrested by sheriff’s officers in the investigation of a 2013 home burglary in rural Oconee County. According to law enforcement reports, charges of burglary and larceny have been placed against David Joseph Witherington in the Sheriff’s Office investigation of a burglary September 20 on Fort Hill Drive. Contractors…

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Seneca intersection accident

March 31, 2014

One driver was hurt in an accident this morning at Seneca’s N. Townville and Railroad intersection. The police say the driver of a Honda was taken to the hospital for treatment. The police were looking for the second vehicle, a truck, that according to Lt. Robert Tribble left the scene of the accident.

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Road blocked

March 31, 2014

State troopers report an accident near Walhalla this morning has blocked the highway. Injuries are reported in this morning’s crash, shortly before 8 o’clock at Sherwood Drive and SC 28/the Highlands Highway.

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Cursive handwriting primed for return

March 31, 2014

A panel of Oconee teachers believes it’s in the best interests of local education for cursive handwriting instruction to be returned to their curriculum. Students of yesterday will remember cursive writing for its flowing strokes of characters and rounded angles. Officially, cursive writing has been out of the state’s curriculum for several years. But, according…

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One week of General Sessions Court

March 31, 2014

Seven cases are on the trial docket for this week’s term of Oconee General Sessions Court in Walhalla. Defendants are charged with offenses including driving under the influence, drugs, assault, kidnapping, and resisting arrest. Court takes place at the Oconee Courthouse in Walhalla and Judge Cordell Maddox of Anderson presides.

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Calendar

  • October 26, 2014 10:00 amMonti Vista Baptist Church's Homecoming
  • October 26, 2014 4:00 pmReturn Baptist Church's Community Wide Trunk or Treat Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 4:30 pmCheohee Baptist Church Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 5:00 pmCollege Street Baptist Church's Fall Celebration
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